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Zeelaf raga

Raga Zeelaf is a rare raga in Indian classical music. It's derived from thaat Bhairav. It is said that this raga is invented by Amir Khusro. The swaras of this raga are:
There are famous compositions of Zeelaf raga in Sufi music.


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Yamuna Kalyani Raga

Yamuna Kalyani raga is a janya raga in 65th melakartha of Mecha Kalyani. It's a popular deshiya raga. It's also known as Yaman Kalyani.
Shadja, chatushruthi rishabha, antara gandhara, prathi madhyama, panchama and chatushruthi daivatha are the swara sthanas of this raga. Some of the famous compositions are Krishna nee begane, adi tala by vyasaraya swamy. Pavadisu paramatmane by Purandara dasaru, parama shivatmajam, adi tala by muthuswamy Dixit. References: Raga Tana Pallavi by Vedavathi, ragas and raginis by gangoly, history of indian classical music by Goswami O

X mudras by vaggeyakaras

There are no ragas from the letter x. So I'm going to share the names of the 12 mudras in carnatic classical music, composed by vaggeyakaras.
1. Vaggeyakara mudre
2. Raga mudre
3. Tala mudre
4. Acharya mudre
5. Raja mudre
6. Vamsha mudre
7. Prabhanda mudre
8. Nayaka mudre
9. Stala mudre
10. Birudu mudre
11. Lakshana Grantha mudre
12. Itare mudres

Walachi Raga

Walachi Raga is also known as walaji raga. It's a oudava raga. It's a janya raga in 16th melakartha of chakravaka.
Popular compositions of this raga are:
Jalandhara supithasthe by Muthiah Bhagavatar. Santatam ninne by G N Balasubramaniam
References: Raga Tana Pallavi by Vedavathi

Varaali Raga

Varaali Raga is the third raga in seventh Rishichakra.i.e. 39th melakartha raga. It's also known as jhalavarali.

Apart from shadja and panchama, shuddha rishabha, shuddha gandhara, prathi madhyama, shuddha daivatha and kakali nishada are the swara sthanas of this raga. This is a very popular prathi madhyama raga. In ancient times this raga was known as varaati.
References: Raga Tana Pallavi by Vedavathi, ragas and raginis by gangoly,historical study of music by Subba Rao, history of indian classical music by Goswami O

Udaya Ravi Chandrika Raga

Udaya Ravi Chandrika Raga is the janya raga of 20th melakartha Nata Bhairavi.  Shadja, sadharana gandhara, shuddha madhyama, panchama and kaishiki nishada are the swara sthanas of this raga. This is a saarvakalika raga and rakti raga. The jaaru gamaka is used in the raga which enhances the beauty of the raga. Some of the famous compositions are Lakshya geethe: chakra khandita, Dhruva tala by Subbarama Dixit. Himagiri thanaye, adi tala by Muthiah Bhagavatar. Varamu,adi tala by pattam Subramanya Iyer References: Raga Tana Pallavi by Vedavathi, ragas and raginis by gangoly, the history of indian classical music by Goswami O

Todi Raga

Todi raga is the 8th melakartha raga. Because of the kapatiyadi sutra, Todi raga is also known as hanuma Todi.
Shadja, shuddha rishabha, sadharana gandhara, shuddha madhyama, panchama, shuddha daivatha and kaishiki nishada are the swara sthanas of this raga. The jeeva swaras are gandhara, madhyama and daivatha. Vaggeyakaras have composed many kritis in this raga. Even though it's a sarva kalika raga, it has to be sung in the evening time.
Some of the famous compositions are
Swarajati: Ra ra ninu nammiti, rupaka tala by RN Doreswamy
Varna: Gaana loludaina, khanda Dhruva tala by Veene Sheshanna.
Kriti: koluvaramagada, adi tala by Thyagaraja. Jesinadella, adi tala by Thyagaraja. Re manasa, rupaka tala by Thyagaraja. Sri subramanyam, adi tala by muthuswamy Dixit. Nannu brochutaku, adi tala by Shyama shastri.
References: Raga Tana Pallavi by Vedavathi, ragas and raginis by gangoly, the history of indian classical music by Goswami O