Mridangam

Mridangam is a percussion instrument from India of ancient origin. It is the primary rhythmic accompaniment in a Carnatic music ensemble. The mridangam is also played in Carnatic concerts in countries outside of India. During a percussion ensemble, the mridangam is often accompanied by the ghatam, kanjira, and the morsing. In ancient Hindu sculpture, painting and mythology, the mridangam is often depicted as the … Continue reading Mridangam