Bhupali is a a very common raag. Also called Bhoopali or Bhoopaali.
This rag is very ancient and is very popular. Common songs based upon this rag include “Jyoti Kalash Chalke” or “Pankha Hoti To Ud Ati Re”.
The same notes of Bhupali are also used in rag Deshakar,
Bhupali is classified under Kalyan thaat; however, madhyam is totally absent. Deshkar which has the same scale, yet Deshkar is classified under Bilawal that. This means that the missing madhyam of Bhupali is tivra while the missing madhyam in Deshkar is shuddha
Thaat is Kalyan
Vadi sawar Gandhar (GA)
Samvadi swar Dhavat (DHA)
Jatti Audav Audav
Samay(Time) Raat Ka Pehla Paher (First part of Night)