Ghanta Mrudanga is a traditional musical art form native to Ganjam District
. It is a combination of Ghanta and Mrudanga which together present the folk music of the Vaishnava sects where the main deities worshipped include Lord Jagannath
, Radha and Krishna
Ghanta Mrudanga dominate musical scene at Puri during Rath Yatra. The performers are about 10 in number displaying their musical art, in giving rhythms to Mrudanga in different forms.