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2. a string instrument which is fretless and uses a bow like a violin. has a gentle tone and used to accompany singers

  • sarangi
  • seranji

3. the third section of a raga and the climax of the whole piece- lively and virtuoso display improvisatory skills

  • jhala
  • jhalla
  • jala

4. the rapid scale flourishes on the sitar, sarod or sarangai

  • tan
  • tann

5. a simple instrument with only 4 strings and a resonator, used to provide a drone to accompany singers or instrumentalists

  • tambura
  • bansura


Samuel Richardson


I like the fact these more difficult questions only have two options for answers in order to make difficulty more accesible. This doubles up as a spelling test for key terms on Indian Raga!



I think it is spelt Meend and not Mind, but thanks for the quiz

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