Gurbani Raag: Prabhati
Prabhati does not appear in the Ragmala: the nearest to it in name Prabal. Prabhati belongs to the Bhairav thata and is often combined with Raga Bhairav. Prabhati was the setting used for some 58 hymns by Guru Nanak, Guru ,Amar Das, Guru Ram Das and Guru Arjan. This is a morning raga to be performed in a slow and dignified manner.
Aroh : Sa Re Ga Pa Dha Sa
Avroh : Sa Ni Dha Ni Pa Ga Re Sa
Pakar : Pa Pa Sa, Ni Dha Ni Pa, Pa Dha Ga Pa, Dha Pa Dha
Vadi : Sa
Samvadi : Pa
|Excerpts taken from Encyclopedia
by Harbans Singh .
Published by Punjabi University, Patiala