Vol. 1, Issue 1 (2016)
Indian classical ragas to cure diseases
Author(s): Joyanta Sarkar, Utpal Biswas
Abstract: Music is a universal language. It influences all levels of human existence. It is a medium for communication, which can be both a pleasant and healing experience. Modern science and medicine are now rediscovering the healing powers of music. And music therapy, the specialized use of music in treating persons with special needs in mental and physical health, rehabilitation and special education is gaining ground. Music therapy carries a great vintage in the ancient holistic medical science of India. The whole subject of music medical therapy is now getting attention from all across the world. In this paper we are presenting how a different raga effects the human body.