Swayam Central

Certificate Course in Hindustani Raga Sangeet–Level 2

By Prof. Sharangdhar Sathe   |   Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune
This course is about Raga Sangeet especially Evening Raga. By learning this course, students would understand different Raga, 
its basic information, some Alankar and few Bandish. There are demonstrations of each Raga in Vocal as well Instrumental rendering. Various Gurus have demonstrated different Bandish and other compositions. Students would benefit not only from the video lectures but also through the reading material provided with each module. The course is of 12 weeks containing 42 modules with 4 credits.

Learners enrolled: 1063


Course Status : Ongoing
Course Type : Core
Duration : 12 weeks
Start Date : 05 Aug 2019
End Date : 13 Oct 2019
Exam Date : 10 Nov 2019
Enrollment Ends : 11 Sep 2019
Category :
  • Arts
  • Level : Undergraduate


    Week 1:  Technical Definitions and Notations
    Week 2:  Thaat Todi: Raga Miyan Ki Todi
    Week 3:  Thaat Aasawari: Raga Jounpuri
    Week 4:  Thaat Bilawal: Raga Bihag
    Week 5:  Thaat Bilawal: Raga Deshkar
    Week 6:  Thaat Marwa: Raga Marwa
    Week 7:  Thaat Khamaj: Raga Des
    Week 8:  Thaat Kalyan: Raga Kedar
    Week 9:  Thaat Kafi: Raga Bageshree
    Week 10:  Thaat Bhairavi: Raga Malkouns


    • Hindustani Sangeet Padhhati - Kramik Pustak Maalika, Part 1 to 6 by Pt. Visnunarayan Bhatkhande
    • Raag Bodh - Part 1 to 6 by Prof. B. R. Deodhar
    • Raag Vigyan - Part 1 to 8 by Dr. Madhusudan Vinayak Patvardhan
    • Abhinav Gitanjali - Part 1 to 5 by "Ramrang" Pandit Ramashraya Jha


    • Prof. Sathe is working as Director at BVDU School of Performing Arts, Pune.
    • Chairman of Board of Studies in Performing Arts and has been instrumental in developing syllabus for
      Music and Dance courses of Graduation, Post Graduation and Ph.D.
    • Has been associated with many socio cultural organizations for more than 20 years. He was instrumental
      to start SPIC-MACAY (Society for Promotion of Indian Classical Music & Culture Amongst Youth) in
      Maharashtra & Goa. He was State Coordinator for Maharashtra and Goa for more than 15 years. He has
      organized more than 1,000 programs in these states and has coordinated with many artistes like Pt.
      Bhimsen Joshi, Pt. Shivkumar Sharma, Pt. Hariprasad Chaurasia, Ustd. Bismillakhan, Pt. Birju Maharaj,
      Dagar Brothers, Pt. Rajan & Pt. Sajan Mishra, Dr. Prabha Atre and many more.
    • Under his guidance many students of school of Performing Arts are performing all over India. Few have
      performed in National / International music concerts. In last 6 years more than 30 students have received
      HRD Ministry Scholarship.


    30% for in Course Assessment and 70% for end-term Proctored Examination.