rudra veena (Ancient large North Indian tube zither)
~ String instrument
Considered the originator of all Indian strings (veena) it was used for ritual and meditation, North Indian raga and Dhrupad music. It has two dried gourd resonators and a body of bamboo with 24 wooden frets and 4 main, 2-3 secondary and one drone string.
|type of:||tube zither|
|part of:||bīn (Family of ancient Indian stick zither chordophones)|
|information page:||http://www.rudravina.com/ [info]|