Chanchal (Lively), Karun (Sad, Compassionate), Shringar (Romantic)
is one of the most used ragas in semi classical presentations due to its
chanchalnature. It is one of the complex ragas having shades of many ragas like Khamaj, Kafi etc. This raga uses both forms of , and . Usually
shuddhaforms are used in
avaroh. But expert artists may use both forms of all the notes, in which case it is called Mishra Pilu. Guidance from a teacher is essential to understanding and getting the right phrases for this raga.