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Jal Tarang

Jal tarang is a set of china bowls that are filled with water.  Each bowl is struck with a light wooden mallet to cause it to ring.  Jal tarang is not very common and is normally found in the accompaniment of kathak dancers.



Selected Video

Jal-Tarang Recital : Ranjana Pradhan


INDIA (Rajastahn) : tabla and water cups percussion




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