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- proper noun music Name of a rāgam in Carnatic music. It is the 22nd
melakartarāgam in the 72 melakarta rāgam system.
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Kharaharapriya essay that followed a racy 'Yaydari Sancherintura'
The audiences however loved it and waited with bated breath when their idol would display shades of Kharaharapriya in his Kalyani renditions.
The varnam (nrityopahaaram) in Kharaharapriya, Adi talam 'Mohamaaginen' was a potpourri of exquisite jathis rendered by Sukhi, evocative singing by Deepu Nair (a perfect sruti aligned, mellifluous voice) Vedakrishnan's mridangam, Kalaiarasan's bhava-laden violin combined with Meenakshi's involved and communicative expressions.
Kharaharapriya was thereafter taken up for a condensed elaboration that made a quick detour of the scale and was succeeded by "Senthil Andavan" in rupaka tala, augmented with a beautifully contoured neraval and fluent kalpana swaras.