Consider the following difference between Dhrupad and Khyal Music:

  1. While Dhrupad is a style of Hindustani Classical Music, Khyal is a style of Carnatic Music
  2. Both Dhrupad and Khyal style present the Janya ragas in its most pure form

   Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [D] Neither 1 nor 2

Janya ragas are Carnatic music ragas derived from the fundamental set of 72 ragas called Melakarta ragas. Dhrupad and Khyal are styles of Hindustani classical music.

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