Tilak Kamod is a very melodious raag of Hindustani Classical Music.Light classical generes are popular in Tilak Kamod.This raag is very close to raag Desh,and hence requires a skilful rendition for the differences to be distinct to the listener.Generally both ‘Ni’ ie komal and shudh are taken in this raag,but in Northen India only komal ‘Ni’ is usually taken.In Aarohan ‘Dh’ is excluded.This raag is generally of Vakr Gati.In this raag the Vadi sur is ‘Re’and Samvadi sur is ‘Pa’.
Time of singing-Second Prahar of Night.
Aarohan– “Pa “Ni Sa Re Ga Sa Re Ma Pa Dh Ma Pa Sa’.
Avrohan-Sa’ Pa Dh Ma Ga Sa Re Ga Sa”Ni.
Pakad-“Pa “Ni Sa Re Ga Sa,RePaMaGa,Sa ReGa,Sa.
“Pa”Ni Sa Re Ga,Sa,Re Ma Ga,Sa Re Ga,Sa”Ni.
Sa,Re Ma Pa Dh Ma Pa,Re Ma Pa Sa’,Pa Dh Ma Ga,Sa Re Ga,Sa”Ni.
Re Ma Pa Dh Ma Pa,Sa’Pa Ni Sa’Re’Ga’,Sa’Pa,Dh Ma Ga,Sa Re Ga,Sa.
Popular Songs Based on Tilak Kamod Raag
1. Badariya Baras Gayi Us Paar (Hindi)
Singer: Mukesh, Khurshid Begum, Hamida Banu
Music Director: .
2.Hamne Tujhko Pyar Kiya Hai Jitna (Hindi)
Film:Dulha Dulhan .
Music Director: Kalyanji, Anandj.
3.Teri Yaad Dil Se Bhulane.
Film:Hariyali Aur Rasta.
Music Director: Shankar Jaikishan