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More rhythm patterns for vruttaalu
More rhythm patterns for vRttaalu

	This document is based on a post I retrieved from the telusA archives
posted by Sri Prabhakar Vissavajjhala (as part of a 3 post series on
chandassu) listing the gaNaalu of the major vRttaalu. I tried to identify
the rhythm patterns of those vRttAlu and mark them in easy to read rhythm units.
I also tried to give at least one example for each - either a popular 
sanskrit/telugu verse or film song bit or a line(s) I made up to fit those 
patterns. On my first pass I made the rhythm patterns intuitively; I then
made a second pass through to see if the "yati" sthaanaM is clear from
the rhythm pattern I made. I had to rewrite the pattern on a few occasions
on this second pass. The examples do not necessarily satisfy yati. 

	The main aim of this exercise is FUN in identifying a pattern out of 
all those ya-ra-ta-bha-ja-sa-ma-na gaNas; identifying the names of some
well known patterns and in coming up with examples from film songs for
some of these patterns. Hope you have at least half as much fun with this
as I had in making these up.

			Enjoy,
		
						Ramakrishna Sanka

vidyunmaalama-ma-ga-gayati: 5
#U U U - U U U - U U #
tAnA tAnA tAnA tAnA
pOtE pOnee vastE raanee
bhadrakamura-sa-vayati: -
#U I U - I I U - I U #
tAna tAnana tAna nA
kaMcu gaMTalu mrOgerA
maNi rangamura-sa-sa-gayati: 6
#U I U - I I U - I I U - U #
tAna tAnana tAnana tAnA
nAku naccina dAnini nEnE/peLLi cEsuka vastini nAnnA
indra vrajata-ta-ja-ga-gayati: 8
#U U I - U U I - I U I - U U# 
tAnA tanAnA tananA tanAnA
kAmA turANAM na bhayaM na lajjA 
ArtA vishaNNA SithilASca rUpA 
upEndra vrajaja-ta-ja-ga-gayati: 8
#I U I - U U I - I U I - U U #
tanA tanAnA tananA tanAnA 
tvamEva mAtA ca pitA tvamEvA
rathOdhatamura-na-ra-va yati: 7
#U I U - I I I - U I U - I U #
tAna tAna tana tAna tAna nA
rivvu rivvu mani bANamEserA/jivvu jivvu mani lAga sAgerA
svaagatamura-na-bha-ga-gayati: 7
#U I U - I I I - U I I - U U# 
tAna tAna tana tAnana tAnA
raMDi raMDi mana miMTiki pOdAM
kAvu kAvu mani kAkulu kUstAy
tOvakamubha-bha-bha-ga-gayati: 7
#U I I - U I I - U I I - U U #
tAnana tAnana tAnana tAnA
brahma murAri surArcita liMgaM/nirmala bhAsita SObhita liMgaM
bhujanga prayaatamuya-ya-ya-yayati: 8
#I U U - I U U - I U U - I U U# 
tanAnA tanAnA tanAnA tanAnA
aparNA kaLatraM sadA saccaritraM/SivaM SaMkaraM SaMbhu mISA nameeDE
cidAnaMda rUpaa SivOhaM SivOhaM
namO bhUta nAthA namO bhakta paalA 
indra vaMSamuta-ta-ja-rayati: 8
#U U I - U U I - I U I - U I U# 
tAnA tanAnA tana nAna tAnanA
vamSastamuja-ta-ja-rayati: 8
#I U I - U U I - I U I - U I U# 
tanA tanAnA tana nAna tAnanA
kaviM kaveenA mupavaSravastamaM  
sragviNira-ra-ra-rayati: 7
#U I U - U I U - U I U - U I U# 
tAnanA tAnanA tAnanA tAnanA
aMdulOnE kadA nAku AnaMdamoo 
sAhasaM nA pathaM rAjasaM nA rathaM / sAgitE ApaTaM SakyamA .....
druta vilambitamuna-bha-bha-rayati: 7
#I I I - U I I - U I I - U I U# 
tanana tAnana tAna tanA tanA
vanamulaMduna pADeDi kOyilA / kavita yaMduna kooyave neevilA
tOTakamu4 sayati: 9
#I I U - I I U - I I U - I I U #
tananA tananA tananA tananA
avanI tanayA kamanIya karaM / vijayIbhava vEMkaTa SailapatE
tOdakamuna-ja-ja-yayati: 8
#I I I - I U I - I U I - I U U# 
tana nana tAnana tAnana tAnA
ataniki naccina dAnini nE nA / manasuku naccina vADataDEnE 
vana mayUramubha-ja-sa-na-ga-gayati: 9
#U I I - I U I - I I U - I I I - U U# 
tAnatana tAnatana tAnatana tAnA
veMTabaDi kAvumani vEDukoni naMtan
vasanta tilakata-bha-ja-ja-ga-gayati: 8
#U U I - U I I - I U I - I U I - U U#
tAnA tanAna tana tAnana tAna tAnA
ElA lavaMga ghana sAra sugaMdha tIrthaM 
madanata-bha-ja-ja-ga-gayati: 9
#U U I - U I I - I U I - I U I - U U #
tAnAna tAna tanatA tana tAna tAnA 
SrI vEMkaTAcala patE tava suprabhAtaM
maalinina-na-ma-ya-yayati: 9
#I I I - I I I - U U U - I U U - I U U #
tana nana tana tAnA tAna tAnAna nAnA
manakosagi vibhAjyaM vALLu cUsEru cOdyaM
sarasaamkamusa-ja-sa-sa-yayati: 10
#I I U - I U I - I I U - I I U - I U U #
tananA tanAna tana tAnana tAna nAnA
vara vEMkaTAcala patE tava suprabhAtaM 
sugandhiha-ha-ha-ha-ha-ha-ha-gayati: 9
#U I U - I U I - U I U - I U I - U I U #
tAna tAna tAna tAna tAna tAna tAna nA
uMDa vOyi nAku nuvvu aMDagA sahOdarA 
panca caamaramuja-ra-ja-ra-ja-gayati: 10
#I U I - U I U - I U I - U I U - I U I - U #
tanA tanA tanA tanA tanA tanA tanA tanA
jaTATavI galajjhala pravAha pAvitasthalE
SikhriNiya-ma-na-sa-bha-vayati: 13
#I U U - U U U - I I I - I I U - U I I - I U#
tanAnA tAnA tAnana tanana tAnA tana tanA
parEshAn aipO kUDadu telusukO bhAy telusukO
pRdhvija-sa-ja-sa-ya-vayati: 9 or 12
#I U I - I I U - I U I - I I U - I U U - I U# 
tanAna tananA tanAna tananA tanA nA tanA 
marALa gamanaM mayoora naTanaM kadA nee padaM

tanAna tana tAnanA tanana tAnanA tAnanA
mayoora naTanaM kadA paDati pAda saMcAlanaM
mandaakraantama-bha-na-ta-ta-ga-gayati: 11
#U U U - U I I - I I I - U U I - U U I - U U# 
tAnA tAnAna tananana tAnAna tAnAna nAnA
iMkA rAdEmi maraNamu iTliMka nE tALa jAlan

tAnA tAnA tananana tanA tAnanA tAna nAnA
iMkA rAdEmi maraNamahA iMka nE tALa jAlan
matta kOkilara-sa-ja-ja-bha-rayati: 11
#U I U - I I U - I U I - I U I - U I I - U I U# 
tAna tAnana tAna tAnana tAna tAnana tAna nA
aMce laMcelu lEni mOkshamu cAla kashTame bhAminI 
taralibha-sa-na-ja-na-rayati: 11
#U I I - I I U - I I I - I U I - I I I - U I U #
tAnana tana tAnana tana tAnana tana tAna nA
eMduku bhayameMduku batikEMduku pada sOdarA  
SaardUlamuma-sa-ja-sa-ta-ta-gayati: 13
#U U U - I I U - I U I - I I U - U U I - U U I - U #
tAnA tAnana tAna tAna tananA tAnAna tAnAna tA 
taralamuna-bha-ra-sa-ja-ja-gayati: 12
#I I I - U I I - U I U - I I U - I U I - I U I - U #
tanana tAnana tAna tAnana tAna tAnana tAna nA 
manasu mArenu mauna viiNaga pATalE gati pADunE?
mEgha visphUrjitamya-ma-na-sa-ra-ra-gayati: 13
#I U U - U U U - I I I - I I U - U I U - U I U - U# 
tanAnA tAnA tAnana tanana tAnA tanAnA tanAnA
sarElE pOnee lemmani vadili vEstE idEnA pratApaM

tanA tAnA tAnA tananana tanA tAnanA tAna nAnA
manaM cEstE gAnee jaragadu kadA vADalaa nIlgutADEM
candrakaLara-sa-sa-ta-ja-ja-gayati: 11
#U I U - I I U - I I U - U U I - I U I - I U I - U# 
tAna tAnana tAnana tAnA tAnana tAnana tAna nA
eMdukO mari toMdara cEstoo muMduku dookutu uMdirA
mattEbhamusa-bha-ra-na-ma-ya-vayati: 14
#I I U - U I I - U I U - I I I - U U U - I U U - I U# 
tananA tAnana tAna tAna tananA tAnAna tAnAna tA 
utpalamaalabha-ra-na-bha-bha-ra-vayati: 10
#U I I - U I U - I I I - U I I - U I I - U I U - I U# 
tAnana tAna tAna tana tAnana tAnana tAna tAna nA 
amburuhamubha-bha-bha-bha-ra-sa-vayati: 13
#U I I - U I I - U I I - U I I - U I U - I I U - I U# 
tAnana tAnana tAnana tAnana tAna tAnana tAna nA
toMdara paDDadi cinnadi pApamu tOTalO tana bAvatO
campaka maalana-ja-bha-ja-ja-ja-rayati: 11
#I I I - I U I - U I I - I U I - I U I - I U I - U I U# 
tana nana tAna tAna tana tAnana tAnana tAna tAna nA 
sragdharama-ra-bha-na-ya-ya-yayati: 8, 15
#U U U - U I U - U I I - I I I - I U U - I U U - I U U# 
tAnA tAnAna tAnA tana nana tana tAnA tanAnA tanAnA
EMTI iMdAka nAtO idi kudaradanI ippuDEmO ilAgA ?!
mahaa sragdharasa-ta-ta-na-sa-ra-ra-gayati: 9, 16
#I I U - U U I - U U I - I I I - I I U - U I U - U I U - U# 
tananA tAnA tanAnA tana nana nana tAnA tanAnA tanAnA 
idigO iMdAka nAtO idi kudaradanI ippuDEmO ilAgA ?!
maanini7 bha-gayati: 7, 13, 19
#U I I - U I I - U I I - U I I - U I I - U I I - U I I - U# 
tAnana tAnana tAnana tAnana tAnana tAnana tAnana tA
punnami caMduru kAMtini cUcina poocina kalvala mAdirigA
aigiri naMdini naMdita mOdini viSva vinOdini vishNu nutE
taraLamu7 na-gayati: 13
#I I I - I I I - I I I - I I I - I I I - I I I - I I I - U# 
tanana tanana tanana tanana tanana tanana tanana nA
atala vitala kutala talamu ladiri paDaga parugiDen
kaviraaja viraajitamna-6 ja-vayati: 8, 14, 20
#I I I - I U I - I U I - I U I - I U I - I U I - I U I - I U# 
tana nana tAnana tAnana tAnana tAnana tAnana tAnana tA
atanini miMcina suMdaru DiMkoka DAmenu cErenu AtRta tO
vikasita biMbapu caMdruni kAMcina viccina kalvala mAdirigA 
kraunca padabha-ma-sa-bha-na-na-na-yayati: 11, 19
#U I I - U U U - I I U - U I I - I I I - I I I - I I I - I U U# 
tAnana tAnA tAnana tAnA tana nana tana nana tana nana tAnA
ninnaku nEDai nETiki rEpai evariki dorakani samayamu nEnai
saadhvibha-na-ja-na-sa-na-na-bha-gayati: 8, 15, 22
#U I I - I I I - I U I - I I I - I I U - I I I - I I I - U I I - U# 
tAnana tana nana tAnana tana nana tAnana tana nana tAnana nA
dhIMtaka dirikiTa tOMtaka tarikiTa naMtaka tarikiTa dhImtaka thA
nA madi parugiDu vEyi vidhamulanu nAvikuDuDigina nAva valen 
prabhu3 na-5 ja-vayati: 9, 15, 21
#I I I-I I I-I I I-I U I-I U I-I U I-I U I-I U I-I U# 
tana nana tana nana tananA tananA tananA tananA tananA tananA
kalavara paDakumu lalanaa maguvA kanulan taDi jEyaku mAna sumA! 
malayajamuna-ja-na-sa-na-na-bha-na-vayati: 8, 15, 22
#I I I-I U I-I I I-I I U-I I I-I I I-U I I-I I I-I U# 
tana nana tAnana tana nana tAnana tana nana tAnana tana nana tA
tarikiTa dhIMtaka dhirikiTa tOMtaka tarikiTa naMtaka tirikiTa thA
narapati golcucu batukuTa kaMTenu narahari ciMtana varamu kadA
mangaLa mahaaSreebha-ja-sa-na-bha-ja-sa-na-ga-gayati: 9, 17
#U I I-I U I-I I U-I I I-U I I-I U I-I I U-I I I-U U# 
tAnanana tAnanana tAnanana tAnanana tAnanana tAnanana tAnA
dIMtakiTa tOMtakiTa dIMtakiTa naMtakiTa dIMtakiTa tOMtakiTa tOMtOM
aMdamuna apsarala miMcinadi ee paDati nA manasu dOcinadi eemE
laakshaNee vRttabha-na-na-na-na-bha-na-na-sayati: 16
#U I I-I I I-I I I-I I I-I I I-U I I-I I I-I I I-I I U# 
paMpara parapara - parapara parapara - paMpara parapara - parapara paM
SaMkara murahara bhava hara Siva Siva SaMkara  hara hara parama SivA
ramaNaka vRtta9 na-vayati: 9, 17, 25
#I I I-I I I-I I I-I I I-I I I-I I I-I I I-I I I-I I I-I U# 
tarikiTa dirikiTa tarikiTa dirikiTa tarikiTa dirikiTa tarikiTa thA
matamula matalabu teliyani prajalaku mata guruvulu satamata mavarE 
layagraahibha-ja-sa-na-bha-ja-sa-na-bha-yaprAsa yati: 9, 18, 27
#U I I-I U I-I I U-I I I-U I I-I U I-I I U-I I I-U I I-I U U#
tAnanana tAnanana tAnanana tAnanana tAnanana tAnanana tAnanana tAnA
dIMtakiTa tOMtakiTa dIMtakiTa naMtakiTa dIMtakiTa tOMtakiTa naMtakiTa tOMtOM
layavibhaatina-sa-na-na-sa-na-na-sa-na-na-sa-gaprAsa yati: 10, 20, 30
#I I I-I I U-I I I-I I I-I I U-I I I-I I I-I I U-I I I-I I I-I I U-U#
tanana tananA tanana-tanana tananA tanana-tanana tananA tanana-tanana tananA nA