Sunday, February 28, 2010
Today is the last day of February an i hope you all enjoyed the "Musical Month Series of Rajasthan".
Jaipur City Daily Photo Blog always tries to show you something different and really appreciated your Great Response towards Turban Month,Rajasthani Women Series and Musical Series of Rajasthan.
This Month would be celebrated as an "Elephant Festival Month" and i would be sharing the images of Beautifully decorated elephants.
I hope you would enjoy the series the way you loved the previous ones.
In India tomorrow we are having "Holi" which is Color Festival and my wishes to all for a Lovely,Peaceful and Happy Life.
Wednesday, February 24, 2010
Monday, February 22, 2010
Sunday, February 21, 2010
Saturday, February 20, 2010
Friday, February 19, 2010
Thursday, February 18, 2010
Wednesday, February 17, 2010
Tuesday, February 16, 2010
Monday, February 15, 2010
Sunday, February 14, 2010
Saturday, February 13, 2010
This Instrument is known as "Damru".Two ropes in between with knots tied at end and when Twisted both the knots hits the Base and sound comes out.This Instrument is the one that Lord Shiva-The Destroyer uses.
Wednesday, February 10, 2010
Tuesday, February 9, 2010
Monday, February 8, 2010
Sunday, February 7, 2010
Saturday, February 6, 2010
This instrument is known as "Manjira".It is basically two small plates tied with thin rope.When come in contact create amazing sound.Used only by the Saints or in Temples.For more information on Rajasthani Music please check Unseen Rajasthan.
Friday, February 5, 2010
This instrument is known as "Ghungru".They are tied in legs and as per the leg movement they make beautiful sound.Their sound is unique in their own.Generally used by Dancers to create a combination sound.
Thursday, February 4, 2010
This instrument is known as "Tabla".This is a set of two drums and is generally played.You can see a Sign in read color on the "Tabla" this represents that this is used for mythological activities and is dedicated specifically for that purpose.
Wednesday, February 3, 2010
Tuesday, February 2, 2010
This instrument is known as "Sarangi".This is used by te Folk Rajasthni Singers to provide music when they sing.It has 5 Strings in it and the wooden rod used to play is having the hair of Poly.It makes beautiful sound.To listen how it sounds please check unseenrajasthan.blogspot.com
Monday, February 1, 2010
This Musical instrument is known as "Pungi".This is made of deer thorn.This is used by the Saints who live in Forest .The one in the photo is of Female and it makes beautiful sound.One of the Saint gifted this to me during his visit to my home.In old times it was used by hunters to attract animals.