Indian ragas are magical and mysterious. There are numerous ragas in Indian classical music and each raga creates a different mood. A raga can make you so happy, sad, at peace, angry or can be used as therapeutic music or healing music.
Musical Treatment by Ragas
Raga Darbari is a deep dark raga. It’s soothing and evokes emotions of profound calmness. This is the reason why Raga Darbari is considered very effective in easing stress and tension. The ideal time for singing or listening to this raag is around midnight. It creates a soothing, lasting effect of calmness and puts one to restful sleep. Naturally, such environment reduces your stress. It is a late night raga composed by Tansen for Akbar to release his tension after hectic schedule of the daily court life.
Singing and listening to Raag Todi can help you reduce your high blood pressure. Raga Todi is a Hindustani raaga often referred to as Miyan ki Todi and has a deep, soulful appeal, almost devotional. The best time for this raga is early morning.
Raga Malhar is effective in the treatment of asthma and sunstroke. Malhar is an old raga sung by many musicians over centuries and is powerful raga that can bring about changes in weather. According to legend, raga Malhar is so powerful that when sung correctly, it can induce rainfall.
Bhairavi is known to reduces anxiety, pressures, skin, disease, allergies. It has notes and their smooth rendering with pleasing touches simply mesmerizes the audience. A pleasant sobering atmosphere full of love and piety is created and lessens all anxiety and pressure.
Gives free relaxed feeling and mitigates dust allergies and skin disease. This raga also offers relief in arthritic conditions. This is a morning raga and creates a pleasing and calming environment.