Comparitive Study of Taals(English)

Comparitive Study of Taals

  1. Jhaptaal/Sooltaal
  2. Ektaal/Chartaal
  3. DeepChandi/Jhoomra/Dhamaar
  4. Ada Chautaal/Farodust
  5. Pancham Sawari/Gaj Jhampa
  6. Teen Taal/Tilwada
  7. Roopak/Tivra

 

Jhaptaal/Sooltaal

Jhaptaal Sooltaal
1.       It has 10 Beats.

2.       Divisions of 2/3/2/3

3.       Taali - 1,3,8; Khali – 6.

4.       Mishra Padi Taal.

5.       North Indian Taal Group.

6.       Played on Tabla.

7.       Used with Khyal and Accompniment of Instruments, Solo and Bhajan Sangeet.

8.       Mostly Played in Madhya Laya/Medium Tempo.

9.       Peshkar, Kayda, Rela, Tukda, Paran,Etc played in this taal.

1.       It has 10 Beats.

2.       Divisions of 2/2/2/2/2.

3.       Taali - 1,5,7; Khali – 3,9.

4.       Sam Padi Taal.

5.       South Indian Taal Group.

6.       Played on Pakhawaj.

7.       Used with Dhrupad and Solo.

8.       Mostly Played in Madhya Laya/Medium Tempo.

9.       Rela, Paran, Padaar, Tihai,Etc played in this taal.

 

Ektaal/Chartaal

Ektaal Chartaal
1.       It has 12 Beats.

2.       Divisions of 2/2/2/2/2/2.

3.       Taali - 1,5,9,11; Khali – 3,7.

4.       Sam Padi Taal.

5.       North Indian Taal Group.

6.       Played on Tabla.

7.       Used with Khyal and Accompniment of Instruments, Solo.

8.       Played in Vilambit Laya/Slow Tempo, Madhya Laya/Medium Tempo and Drut Laya/Fast Tempo.

9.       Peshkar, Kayda, Rela, Tukda, Paran,Etc played in this taal.

1.       It has 12 Beats.

2.       Divisions of 2/2/2/2/2/2.

3.       Taali - 1,5,9,11; Khali – 3,7.

4.       Sam Padi Taal.

5.       South Indian Taal Group.

6.       Played on Pakhawaj.

7.       Used with Dhrupad and Solo.

8.       Mostly Played in Madhya Laya/Medium Tempo.

9.       Rela, Paran, Padaar, Tihai,Etc played in this taal.

 

 

 

 

DeepChandi/Jhoomra/Dhamaar

DeepChandi Jhoomra Dhamaar
1.       It has 14 Beats.

2.       Divisions of 3/4/3/4.

3.       Taali - 1,4,11; Khali – 8.

4.       Mishra Padi Taal.

5.       North Indian Taal Group.

6.       Played on Tabla.

7.       Used with Thumri, Hori and Lok Sangeet.

8.       Played in Vilambit Laya/Slow Tempo, Madhya Laya/Medium Tempo.

9.       Rela, Tukda, Tihai, Laggi,Etc played in this taal.

1.       It has 14 Beats.

2.       Divisions of 3/4/3/4.

3.       Taali - 1,4,11; Khali – 8.

4.       Mishra Padi Taal.

5.       North Indian Taal Group.

6.       Played on Tabla.

7.       Used with Khyal.

8.       Played in Vilambit Laya/Slow Tempo.

1.       It has 14 Beats.

2.       Divisions of 5/2/3/4.

3.       Taali - 1,6,11; Khali – 8.

4.       Visham Padi Taal.

5.       South Indian Taal Group.

6.       Played on Pakhawaj.

7.       Used with Solo, Instrumental Accompaniment and Hori.

8.       Played in Vilambit Laya/Slow Tempo, Madhya Laya/Medium Tempo.

9.       Rela, Paran, Padaar, Tihai,Etc played in this taal.

 

Ada Chautaal/Farodust

Ada Chautaal Farodust
1.       It has 14 Beats.

2.       Divisions of 2/2/2/2/2/2.

3.       Taali - 1,3,7,11; Khali – 5,9,13.

4.       Sam Padi Taal.

5.       North Indian Taal Group.

6.       Played on Tabla.

7.       Used with Khyal and Accompniment of Instruments, Solo.

8.       Played in Madhya Laya/Medium Tempo.

9.       Peshkar, Kayda, Tukda, Paran,Etc played in this taal.

1.       It has 14 Beats.

2.       Divisions of 2/2/2/2/2/2.

3.       Taali - 1,5,9,11,13; Khali – 3,7.

4.       Sam Padi Taal.

5.       North Indian Taal Group.

6.       Played on Tabla.

7.       Used with Khyal and Solo.

8.       Played in Vilambit Laya/Slow Tempo, Madhya Laya/Medium Tempo.

9.       Peshkar, Kayda, Tukda, Paran,Etc played in this taal.

 

Pancham Sawari/Gaj Jhampa

Pancham Sawari Gaj Jhampa
1.       It has 15 Beats.

2.       Divisions of 3/4/4/4.

3.       Taali - 1,4,12; Khali – 8.

4.       Mishra Padi Taal.

5.       North Indian Taal Group.

6.       Played on Tabla.

7.       Used with Khyal and Accompniment of Instruments, Solo.

8.       Played in Vilambit Laya/Slow Tempo, Madhya Laya/Medium Tempo.

9.       Peshkar, Kayda, Tukda, Paran,Etc played in this taal.

1.       It has 15 Beats.

2.       Divisions of 4/4/3/4.

3.       Taali - 1,5,12; Khali – 9.

4.       Mishra Padi Taal.

5.       North Indian Taal Group.

6.       Played on ????.

7.       Used with Dhrupad and Solo.

8.       Played in Vilambit Laya/Slow Tempo, Madhya Laya/Medium Tempo.

9.       Rela, Paran, Padaar, Tihai,Etc played in this taal.

 

Teen Taal/Tilwada

Teen Taal Tilwada
1.       It has 16 Beats.

2.       Divisions of 4/4/4/4.

3.       Taali - 1,5,13; Khali – 9.

4.       Sam Padi Taal.

5.       North Indian Taal Group.

6.       Played on Tabla.

7.       Used with Khyal and Accompniment of Instruments, Solo.

8.       Played in Vilambit Laya/Slow Tempo, Madhya Laya/Medium Tempo, Drut Laya/Fast Tempo.

9.       Peshkar, Kayda, Rela, Tukda, Chakardar, Paran,Etc played in this taal.

1.       It has 16 Beats.

2.       Divisions of 4/4/4/4.

3.       Taali - 1,5,13; Khali – 9.

4.       Sam Padi Taal.

5.       North Indian Taal Group.

6.       Played on Tabla.

7.       Used with Khyal.

8.       Played in Vilambit Laya/Slow Tempo.

9.       Small Sized Tihai, Mukhda, Mohra, Etc played in this taal.

 

 

 

 

Roopak/Tivra

Roopak Tivra
1.       It has 7 Beats.

2.       Divisions of 3/2/2.

3.       Taali - 4,6; Khali – 1.

4.       Mishra Padi Taal.

5.       North Indian Taal Group.

6.       Played on Tabla.

7.       Used with Khyal and Accompniment of Instruments, Solo.

8.       Played in Vilambit Laya/Slow Tempo, Madhya Laya/Medium Tempo.

9.       Peshkar, Kayda, Rela, Tukda, Chakardar, Paran,Etc played in this taal.

1.       It has 7 Beats.

2.       Divisions of 3/2/2.

3.       Taali – 1,4,6; Khali – NA.

4.       Mishra Padi Taal.

5.       South Indian Taal Group.

6.       Played on Pakhawaj.

7.       Used with Dhrupad and Solo.

8.       Played in Madhya Laya/Medium Tempo.

9.       Rela, Paran, Padaar, Tihai,Etc played in this taal.