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Baba Ramdas Bairagi

Founder of the Ramdasi Gharana



Baba Ramdas Bairagi, often revered as the founder of the Ramdasi Gharana, a resident of Gwalior, was a musician in the courts of the Mughal Emperors, Akbar and Jahangir. He had a deep knowledge in the various aspects of music. Baba Ramdas is credited with the creation of several classical ragas such as Ramdasi Malhar, Ramdasi Sarang, Ramkali, Ramkaunsi and Ram Kalyan.



Updated on 7th June, 2005

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