Bhakti (Devotion), Karun (Sad, Compassionate)
is the representative raga of Asavari
thaat. This raga has , and as
komalnotes. phrase is used often. and are key phrases of Asavari. is considered as the Asavari
ang. Asavari gives reduced importance to . This raga is very close to Jaunpuri, which also uses the same notes. Jaunpuri differs by using in
arohand the prominence of . When komal is used instead of
shuddha in Asavari, it is called .