Raag Yaman is also known as Emaan in West Asia and Kalyan in Carnatic classical music.It is supposed to be one of the most fundamental raag in Hindustani classical music.It is usually one of the first raag taught to the serious classical music student..Aarohan omits ‘Sa’ sur and Avrohan includes all seven sur.All the surs in the raag are shudh with the exception being Tivr ‘Ma’.Vadi sur is ‘Ga’ and Samvadi sur is ‘Ni’
Time of singing-First Prahar of Night
Aarohan– “Ni Re Ga Tivr Ma Dh Ni Sa’.
Avrohan-Sa’Ni Dh Pa Ma…Ga Ma Re Sa.
Pakad-“Ni Re Ga, Ga Tivr Ma Pa Tivr ma Ga Re Sa.
Komal Sur-Re and Ni.
“Ni Re Ga Re Ga “Ni Re “Dh “Ni Re Sa.
Ga Re Sa “Ni”Dh “Ni “Dh “Pa “Ma “Dh “Ni Re Ga “Ni Re Sa.
Ga Tivr Ma Dh Ni Sa’ Tivr Ma Dh Ni Re’ Sa’Dh Ni Re’ Ga’ Re’ Sa’ Ni Dh Pa Ga Tivr Ma Dh Ni Dh Pa Tivr Ma Ga Re Ga Re Sa.
Popular Songs Based on Yaman Raag.
1. Chhupa lo yun dil mein pyar mera (Hindi)
Singer: Hemant Kumar,Lata Mangeshkar.
Music Director: Roshan.
2.Abhi Na Jao Chod Kar (Hindi)
Film:Hum Dono .
Singer: Rafi and Asha Bhosle.
Music Director: Jaidev.
3.Ja re Badra Bairi
Singer: Lata Mangeshkar
Music Director: Madan Mohan