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There are two categories under which the early music of India may be placed. This may be either religious or secular music. (Keil, Charles, 340) Classification of religious music may be as both extra- Vedic and Vedic music. Vedic music was noted to be exclusively religious while the Extra-Vedic, which is also known as Loukika was further categorized into two. These are the Gandharva and Deshi. These types of music were both known as Marga music and Deshi music. (Keil, Charles, 341)