Rajasthani Sarangi Folk Fiddle Ravanhatta Musical String Instrument Ravanahatha. Material - Wood & Aluminum. Item Length - 29 Inch Approx (74 cm Approx). Item Width - 3 Inch Approx (8 cm Approx).
Item Height - 3 Inch Approx (8 cm Approx). Item Weight - 630 Gram Approx. Package Content - 1 Ravanahatha With Gaj (Bow). For vocal accompaniment by Bhopas of Rajasthan in a traditional narrative form called Pabuji Ki Phad. Ravanhatha is a stringed instrument.The Sympathetic string is made of wood. Main Pegs is made of wood. Professional Raavan Hatta, a treasure trove for Rajasthan's Folk Music Instrument Art Collectors. Rajsthani Folk musical instrument and made/crafted by folk musicians only. Ravan Hatta Rawan Hattha a folk instrument of Rajasthan Said to be one of the oldest known string instruments. A ravanahatha (variant names: ravanhatta, rawanhattha, ravanastron, ravana hasta veena) is an ancient bowed, stringed instrument. The dexterity lies in playing each successive note, which is clear, detached and synchronizing with singing, changing the rhythm and displacing the normal beats and accents, whenever it is required, depending upon the musical situation.
It is used by religious singers called Bhopa to accompany the epic tales of Pabuji, a fourteenth century hero. Used in India, Sri Lanka and surrounding areas. It has been suggested as an ancestor of the violin.
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