The scales of Ganamoorti are as follows :

Aarohanam (Ascending) : S R1 G1 M1 P D1 N3 S’
Avarohanam (Descending) : S’ N3 D1 P M1 G1 R1 S

Ganamoorti is a the 3rd raga on the Melakarta Scale.

3 Ganamoorti

It is called Ganasamavarali in the Dikshithar school. Very few compositions are there in this raga; the featured song is the most popular.

Note : The 12 notes in the octave are named as below. Please note that C is used as Sa for the sake of simplicity as the scale is relative in Carnatic Music. Also note that the scales paint only a superficial picture of the raga as the gamakas(ornamentations) are a very important part of a raga.



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