Reference material for Indian classical music. Some useful references from the web.

The Melakartha ragas…

Sapta swaras…

Swaras in the Melakartha ragas…

Finger positions for Western music…

The strings in the violin are tuned differently for Indian classical music. Open strings G, D, A and E are tuned to S, P (lower octave) and S, P (higher octave) respectively.