The impact of Bhakti Movement on Indian music was mainly through __:
1. Marg Sangeet
2. Pathya Sangeet
3. Haveli Sangeet
4. Bhajans
5. Asta Chhap
Select the correct option from the codes given below:

Answer: [C] Only 3, 4 & 5

  • The impact of Bhakti Movement on Indian music was through the Ashtachap and Haveli sangeet along with the Bhajan and Kirtans.
  • Using the regional language, Braj, Avadhi or whatever, as the vehicle, saint-composers were able to reach to people in social strata otherwise impervious to the influence of art and music.

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