Having to learn to play a musical instrument is an enjoyable experience that helps children grow confidence in their abilities. Developing a child’s musical abilities also stimulates brain functions involved in language comprehension as well as mathematical and scientific concepts, which can lead to improved academic performance.
Pt. Pathak has sung a little of Raag Bilashkhani Todi. Here is a small story about this raag, which begins with the esteemed musician and singer, Tansen, a renowned musician at the court of 16th Century Indian Mughal Emperor Akbar.