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Thaat:
Bhairav
Time:
Early morning
Vadi/Samvadi:
, 
Jati:
Sampurna-Sampurna
Mood:
Bhakti (Devotion), Chanchal (Lively)
Kalingda is one of the morning
Sunrise or sunset time period
sandhiprakash
raga. This has all the seven notes both in
Ascending movement of notes
aroh
and
Descending movement of notes
avaroh
with and being
A flat note
komal
. Though this raga has the same notes as that of Bhairav, it differs by having different
The most prominent note of a raga
vadi
and
The second most prominent note of a raga
samvadi
, phrases and resting notes. In addition, Kalingda has no
Slight oscillation applied around a note
andolan
on and , and more prominence of , which makes it distinctly different from Bhairav. Chota khayal and bhajans are more common in this raga due to its
Lively and playful
chanchal
nature.