Jogiya Raag Description

The Raag name Jogiya came from Jogi, a corrupt name for Yogi. One can appreciate the characteristic mood of devotion and detachment created by this Raag.

Madhyam is powerful, a nyas Swar as well as a Vadi Swar. Jogiya has Rishabh and Dhaivat Komal like Raag Bhairav, however they are not oscillated here. In Avroh, Shuddha Nishad is Alp and is always used as a Kan Swar of Komal Dhaivat like: S’ (N)d P. Sometimes Komal Nishad is also used as a Kan Swar with Komal Dhaivat like: m P d (n)d m ; m r S to enhance the beauty of this Raag. R-m and d-m are rendered in Meend.

This Raag is expandable in Madhya and Tar Saptaks. This Raag creates a heavy atmosphere, however it is suitable for Thumri, Bhajans and Dadra etc. Following combinations are illustrative:

S r S ,d S ; S r m ; m P ; P m r S ; r S ,d S ; r m P ; m P d S’ ; S’ (N)d P ; m P d (n)d m ; m r S ; ,d S ;

ThaatBhairav
Vaadi/SamvaadiS/m
Prahar 1 (6 am - 9 am)
Important Anuvaadi d
AarohaS-r-m-P-d-S'
BhaavShadj-Madhyam
Avaroha S'-N-d-P-m-(G)r-S
Saptak-pradhaanataMadhya-Tar
PakadS-r-m-(G)r-S
Tanpura TuningP
JaatiAudav-Sampoorn
Other Characteristics
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