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Shank

Shankh is a conch shell.  This instrument has a strong association with the Hindu religion.  It is said that when it is blown it announces the victory of good over evil.  This instrument has limited musical applications.

 

 


 

Selected Video

Shankha At Kanyakumari

 

Blowing the Conch

 

Aditi blowing conch shell!

 

 


 

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