Saturday, February 6, 2010

Rajasthan Musical Month # 6 -Manjira

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.

3 comments:

  1. How in the world can two little plastic plates make amazing sounds? It's a mystery!

    What happens if someone other than a saint uses these or they are used at home? Is that illegal?

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  2. It reminds me the bells used in Nepal, I love their sound!

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