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SHUDDHA MADALAM (SUDDHA MADDALAM)

Shuddha Madalam

Shuddha madalam is a drum from the South Indian state of Kerala. It is an indispensable accompaniment for the Kathakali and Mohini Attam dance forms.  It is very similar to the mridangam.


 

 


 

Selected Video

Kerala Percussion

 

India: Kerala Temple Festival 2

 

 


 

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