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The other answer by @SoulEater asserts that the numbers refer to the octave of the note. This is incorrect, so I am adding my own answer here to address the OP's question. The sapta swarās, namely Sa, Ri (or Re), Ga, Ma, Pa, Dha and Ni, are employed in a 12-note system in Hindustani music and in a 16-note system in Carnatic system. In Hindustani music, ...


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One reason for your struggle is that Dave Harsh is singing the swaras incorrectly at many points. You are correct that at 7:06 the last dha should be a ga (however I do hear Dave say ga and not dha). You are also correct that at 7:36 ga sa re is incorrect. Dave is not notating the music accurately here, causing your confusion. Even based on a cursory ...


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