The varieties of folk ragas
The tribal Folk songs of Bihar
Folk-music is an integral part of daily life all over rural Bihar. The songs of shepherds grazing their herd, riders hauling produce or goods on their bullock-carts, or menfolk gathered under the shade of a banyan or peepal tree are amazing. Radio and television have added new dimensions to folk music, making different styles known outside their language area.There are a number of people,who earn their livelihood by means of folk music.