S
R
G
M
P
D
N
Thaat:
Bhairav
Time:
Early morning
Vadi/Samvadi:
, 
Jati:
Sampurna-Sampurna
Alternative names:
Hijaj Bhairav
Mood:
Bhakti (Devotion), Gambhir (Serious), Karun (Sad, Compassionate), Shant (Serene, Peaceful)
As the name suggests, Nat Bhairav is a variant of Bhairav. It has all seven notes, both in
Ascending movement of notes
aroh
and
Descending movement of notes
avaroh
. All the notes are
A natural note (corresponds to notes in Western major scale)
shuddha
except , which is
A flat note
komal
. It has raga Nat in the
Notes lower than M or P (depending on the point of view) of the middle octave
poorvang
and raga Bhairav in the
Notes higher than M or P (depending on the point of view) of the middle octave
uttarang
. and represent Nat ang while represents the Bhairav ang. Some scholars say that its older name is Hijaj Bhairav.