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Baghra is a drum found in parts of Orissa. This drum is of a rare nature. Although, it is built in the usual manner using an animal hide, it is not beaten in the conventional sense. It is a friction drum. It is played by rubbing the hide with two palm leaves.

Updated on 7th June, 2005


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