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Dombidasa




A nomadic tribe of Karnataka, Dombidasas are wandering performers and belongs to Vaishnavite sect. Their music is full of religious, secular, historical and mythological stories.

Magadi Kempegowda is a popular heroic song sung by them. They wear a robe, headgear, chain of beads and carry a satchel. They play the instruments like 'Yekatari' and 'Chitagi'.



Updated on 11th February, 2016

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