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Suddha Maddalam

Suddha Maddalam is a percussion type instrument of Kerala. It is a barrel-shaped drum, longer than the Mridangam. It produces a deep resonant tone. Suddha Maddalam is played exclusively during temple rituals, Kathakali and Mohiniyattam.

Updated on 20th March, 2015


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