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Katola is a variety of slit drum used by Hill Maria, a sub group of Gond Tribes, in Chhattisgarh. This instrument is a hollow and trapezoid wood similar to a winnow in structure. It has a longer side that opens as a narrow slit and the idiophone hangs on the neck. The instrument is beaten with a stick to produce sound.

Updated on 7th June, 2005


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