Shant (Serene, Peaceful), Shringar (Romantic)
is one of the members of the Sarang family. It is a very curvy natured raga. It has all the notes
shuddhaexcept , of which both forms are used. Shuddha is used in both
tivra is used only along with in phrases such as , , . The key phrase of this raga is .
Tivra usage and phrases like indicate the Kalyan
thaat. Though this raga is a Sarang variant, the Sarang
angis limited only to in phrase /.