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2. mood created by the sounds of the pitches in a particular rag

  • rasa
  • raga

3. the rapid scale flourishes on the sitar, sarod or sarangai

  • tan
  • tann

4. a simple instrument with only 4 strings and a resonator, used to provide a drone to accompany singers or instrumentalists

  • tambura
  • bansura

5. The opening, unmetred and improvised section of a raga

  • alap
  • allap


Samuel Richardson

I like the fact these more difficult questions only have two options for answers in order to make difficulty more accesible. This doubles up as a spelling test for key terms on Indian Raga!


I think it is spelt Meend and not Mind, but thanks for the quiz

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