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banjira Delhi Style Nut and Bolt Dholak

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Two-headed wooden dholak drum that is shaped like a barrel with a tenor and bass head. Drum is held horizontally and played on both sides. Heads are held in place and tuned by nuts and bolts. Nuts can be tuned with a standard wrench, included.

In India, these extremely popular percussion instruments are commonly used in folk music and during marriage ceremonies. Made in New Delhi by skilled craftsmen.

Please Note:These drums are handmade and each one is unique so the drums and drum heads will vary in size.

Item Specifications:

Item Dimensions:17.5" L x 10" H x 10" W

Playing Surface:Tenor: 6.5" and Bass: 8.25"

Body:Stained wooden shell with linear etching and a metal handle.

Heads:Drum heads are made from goatskin. The dholak's higher-pitched tenor head is a simple membrane, while the bass head, usually played with the left hand, has a load inside that is a mixture of tar, clay and sand (dholak masala) which lowers the pitch and provides a well-defined tone. Both heads are tucked in a wooden hoop.

Tuning:8 nuts and bolts

Accessories:Tuning wrench

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banjira Delhi Style Nut and Bolt Dholak

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Item #: DHNBD

Stock: 3+

Item Specifications

Item Weight: 8.5 lbs.

Item Length: 17.5 in

Item Height: 10 in

Item Width: 10 in

UPC Code: 844731050053

Origin: India

Shipping Specifications

Shipping Weight: 12 lbs.

Shipping Length: 24 in

Shipping Height: 12 in

Shipping Width: 14 in


Two-headed wooden dholak drum that is shaped like a barrel with a tenor and bass head. Drum is held horizontally and played on both sides. Heads are held in place and tuned by nuts and bolts. Nuts can be tuned with a standard wrench, included.

In India, these extremely popular percussion instruments are commonly used in folk music and during marriage ceremonies. Made in New Delhi by skilled craftsmen.

Please Note:These drums are handmade and each one is unique so the drums and drum heads will vary in size.

Item Specifications:

Item Dimensions:17.5" L x 10" H x 10" W

Playing Surface:Tenor: 6.5" and Bass: 8.25"

Body:Stained wooden shell with linear etching and a metal handle.

Heads:Drum heads are made from goatskin. The dholak's higher-pitched tenor head is a simple membrane, while the bass head, usually played with the left hand, has a load inside that is a mixture of tar, clay and sand (dholak masala) which lowers the pitch and provides a well-defined tone. Both heads are tucked in a wooden hoop.

Tuning:8 nuts and bolts

Accessories:Tuning wrench