Riti Gowlai — Janyam of Mela 22, Kharaharapriya
Name of the 20th Asampoorna Melam: Nariritigowla

Arohanam: S G R G M N D M N N S
Avarohanam: S N D M G M P M G R S

(Notes taken: Chatusruti Ri, Sadharana Ga, Suddha Ma, Chatusruti Dha, Kaishiki Ni– in some samcharas, Suddha Dha also appears). Ubhaya Vakra (both ascending and descending), sampoorna ragam. Bhashanga Ragam, where the Bhashanga note Suddha Dha appears in some sancharas. Riti gowlai belongs to the Dvitiya Ghana Panchaka
(second series of Ghana ragas) group. Special features: Tristhayi ragam, Sarva kalikamm, Dirgha Kampita Ga ; Ga Ma Ni are Jiva swarams, evokes Karuna Rasam. (Source: carnatic-music.com)

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  • Ramachandran

    Nice collection

    Two more … Recent flick, Goa has a song set in Reethi gowlai. Vaaliba Vaa Vaa (Sung by SPB, Chithra and Ilayaraja Music : yuvan shankar Raja)

    Raman Kadhai Kelungal ((Sung by SPB and chorus Music : Ilayaraja film : chippikkul muthu ) is also based on reethigowlai

    Regards
    Ram

  • smpcadd

    Pudava Njoriyum Puzha than Theeram, Pulakamaniyum mala than oram
    (Omanikkan Ormmavakkaan – 1985) ….. another in Reethigowla. Music By
    Raveendran Master. Written by poovachal Khader. Sung by K.J.Yesudas and
    Lathika

  • Venkatesh Ravi

    One more song Kadhal Nerupin Nadanam.. Movie: Veyil , Music By GV Prakash Kumar

  • oldtimer

    Great job Please include the name of the Lyricist also.

  • jayaa

    is santhikatha inbangal seiya pokiraen from tamil movie 180, music by Shareth is set to reethi gowlai?

  • shankaran rajagopalan

    its karaharpriya not reethi gowla

  • cbethalai

    chinna kannan azhaikiran

  • Arjun Haridas

    Song mamava madhava madhumathi is in raga reethigaula…… Also keerthanas janani ninuvina and ennapunniyam saithane is the same raga

  • Swathi

    Also Theenda Theenda from Thulluvatho Ilamai sung by Unnikrishnan and Bombay Jayashree