! What is Thaat !
TEN INDIAN THAATS
(Pandit V. N. Bhatkhande Sangeet System)
Following 10 Indian Thaats are widely accepted by the musicologists now:
|Name of Thaat||Used Swars||Komal (Flat) Teevra (Sharp)||Some Raagas Therein|
|Bilawal||Sa, Re, Ga, Ma, Pa, Dha, Ni||All Swars are shudh||Durga, Pahadi, Hem Kalyan, Nat Bihag, Bihagda, Hansadhwani, Deshkar, Shankra, Bihag|
|Khamaj||Sa, Re, Ga, Ma, Pa, Dha, Ni||Ni Komal, all other Swars are shudh||Rageshwari, Des, Gaud Malhar, Tilak Kamod, Jajaivanti, Yog, Jhinjoti, Tilang, Kalavati|
|Kalyan||Sa, Re, Ga, Ma, Pa, Dha, Ni||Ma Teevra, all other Swars are shudh||Shudh Kalyan, Yaman, Hameer, Hindol, Bhopali, Kamod, Chayanat, Kedara, Maru Bihag,|
|Bhairav||Sa, Re, Ga, Ma, Pa, Dha, Ni||Re and Dha are komal, all other Swars are shudh||Bhairav, Nat Bhairav, Ahir Bhairav, Kalingda, Jogia, Ramkali, Bhivas|
|Kafi||Sa, Re, Ga, Ma, Pa, Dha, Ni||Ga and Ni are Komal, all other Swars are shudh||Kafi, Bageshwari, Bhimpalasi, Shudh Sarang, Mian Ki Malhar, Patdeep, Bahar, Abhogi, Gara|
|Marwa||Sa, Re, Ga, Ma, Pa, Dha, Ni||Re komal, Ma teevra, all other Swars are shudh||Marwa, Bhatyar, Bhankar, Sohini, Lalit, Pooriya, Pooriya Kalyan|
|Asavari||Sa, Re, Ga, Ma, Pa, Dha, Ni||Ga, Dha, Ni are komal, all other Swars are shudh||Asavari, Darbari, Jaunpuri, Desi, Kaunsi, Adana, Sindhi Bhauravi|
|Poorvi||Sa, Re, Ga, Ma, Pa, Dha, Ni||Re and Dha komal, Ma teevra, all other Swars are shudh||Poorvi, Basant, Paraj, Pooriya Dhanashree, Shree, Gauri|
|Todi||Sa, Re, Ga, Ma, Pa, Dha, Ni||Re, Ga and Dha komal and Ma teevra,||Todi, Mian Ki Todi, Gujri Todi, Multani, Leelavati|
|Bhairavi||Sa, Re, Ga, Ma, Pa, Dha, Ni||Re, Ga, Dha and Ni komal, all other Swars are shudh||Bhairavi, Malkauns, Bilaskhani Todi, Bhopali Todi, Komal Rishav Asavari|
Adapter : P.Sarkar M.A.