Mahesh Mahadev

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Mahesh Mahadev
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Background information
Born (1981-10-28) 28 October 1981 (age 42)
Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
GenresFilm score, world music, Indian pop, Carnatic music Hindustani classical music
  • Composer
  • Songwriter
  • Music director
  • Lyricist
  • Singer
Years active1998–present

Mahesh Mahadev (born 28 October 1981) is an Indian film and classical music composer, songwriter, singer, multi-faceted artist,[1][2][3] [4] [5][6]a musician who has composed many songs kritis varnams in various languages.[2]Mahesh Mahadev is also a creator of many Indian Classical Ragas with more than 45 ragas in Carnatic and Hindustani Classical music to his credit.[2]


Mahesh Mahadev has composed many albums and songs which has been released in various digital platforms.[7][8][9] He composed 'Rajyotsava' patriotic song for television channel. [10] He has used the concept of Graha Bhedam, the Modal Shift of Tonic in his Album Kandenu Sri Ranganathana[11] and also created a raga ‘Srirangapriya’. The composition in this raga is sung S. P. Balasubrahmanyam. Another illustration of Mahesh Mahadev’s composition is which is complex and unique with Modal Shift of Tonic (Graha Bedham) in Odd Time Signature sung by Priyadarshini.[2]

Mahesh Mahadev has written and composed Hindustani Classical Bandishes in his raga creation Bhimsen in Vilambit Madhyalay Roopak Taal and in Drut Teel Taal in Hindi language[1] Another raga creation of his 'Mukthipradayini' was presented at the 91st Annual conference & concerts, Music Academy, Chennai by Hindustani vocalist Jayateerth Mevundi.[1] He has also created a new raga 'Thyagaraja Mangalam' which is named in the honour of Carnatic Vocalists Shri T. M. Thyagarajan and Smt. Mangalam Shankar. A viruttam composed in this new raga has been sung by Priyadarshini.[2]

Currently working as Music Composer for the Tamil movie ‘Maaligai’[2] and penned lyrics for upcoming Kannada movie Jhansi I.P.S|Jhansi IPS.[2][6][12]

Raga discovery

Mahesh Mahadev is a creator of many Indian classical Ragas, He has created more than 45 ragas in Carnatic and Hindustani classical music.[2][1] to name few Srirangapriya, Bhimsen, Thyagaraja Mangalam, Sri Skanda, Rajasadhaka, Mayakara, Ayonija, Binduroopini, Tapaswi, Mukthipradayini, Meenakshipriya and others[2][1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Bharatiya Samagana Sabha (2018-07-09). Saamagana Indian Classical Music Magazine July 2018 - India’s Monthly Classical Music Magazine.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 Mary, S. B. Vijaya (2021-08-05). "Mahesh Mahadev's experiments with ragas". The Hindu. ISSN 0971-751X. Retrieved 2021-08-07.
  3. "Mahesh Mahadev - MusicBrainz". Retrieved 2021-08-09.
  4. "Mahesh Mahadev". Discogs. Retrieved 2021-08-09.
  5. "Mahesh Mahadev". IMDb. Retrieved 2021-08-09.
  6. 6.0 6.1 "All you want to know about #MaheshMahadev". FilmiBeat. Retrieved 2021-08-09.
  7. "Mahesh Mahadev on Apple Music". Apple Music. Retrieved 2021-08-09.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  8. "Mahesh Mahadev". Spotify. Retrieved 2021-08-09.
  9. "Mahesh Mahadev - Listen to Mahesh Mahadev songs/music online - MusicIndiaOnline". Retrieved 2021-08-09.
  10. ರಾಜ್ಯೋತ್ಸವಕ್ಕೆ ದಿಗ್ವಿಜಯ ನ್ಯೂಸ್ ವಿಶೇಷ ಹಾಡು Dighvijay News Rajyotsava Special Song, retrieved 2021-08-09
  11. ಕೈವಾರ ತಾತಯ್ಯ ಭಕ್ತಿ ಗೀತೆ ಧ್ವನಿ ಸುರುಳಿ ಬಿಡುಗಡೆ | Kaivara Tatayya Bhakti Geete Audio Released, retrieved 2021-08-09
  12. "Mahesh Mahadev filmography - RYM/Sonemic". Rate Your Music. Retrieved 2021-08-09.

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