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Mridanga

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"Mridanga" is a musical album of Mayapuris.

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Google previewEncyclopaedia Of Manipur (3 Vol.) (2011)

by Khomdan Singh Lisam

Pung or Manipuri Mridanga is the heart and soul of Classical Manipuri dance. Without Pung or Manipuri Mridanga, no Manipuri Sankritana ceremony or no social and devotional ceremonies is possible. Pung Cholom is ...

Google previewThe Facts on File Dictionary of Music (2004)

by Christine Ammer

The mridanga is widely used in southern India, and occasionally also in the north . m.s. An abbreviation for mano sinistra (“left hand”), used in keyboard music as a direction to play a note or passage with the left hand. multimedia See MIXED ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Percussion (2013)

by John H. Beck

Pakhawaj north Indian clay mridanga. Pakistan tree bells cupshaped bells mounted ona singlerod and played with abrass mallet. Also known as bell tree. Pakuda stamping board of the Andaman Islands that consistsof a carved board, pointed ...

Google previewEncyclopaedic Dictionary of Religion (2005)

Moxa, moksha : Liberation Mridanga : A type of drum. Mrityunjaya : Shiva as conqueror of death. Mu : A negative prefix, somewhat equivalent to "non," "un," or "in." A classical riddle since Master Joshu used it in response to the koan "Does a ...

Google previewMerriam-Webster's Rhyming Dictionary (2002)

by Merriam-Webster, Inc

Vietcong ong3 \aо\ see ung1 ong4 \ùng\ see ung2 onga \än-ga\ conga, panga, tonga, Tonga Kananga, mridanga Alba Longa, Zamboanga Bucaramanga onge \ anj\ see unge onged \órjd\ pronged, thonged multipronged — also -ed forms of ...

Google previewThe Garland Encyclopedia of World Music: South Asia : the Indian subcontinent (1998)

by Bruno Nettl, Ruth M. Stone, James Porter, Timothy Rice

Its opposite, mridanga, named for the barrel-shaped drum mri- dangam, is wider in the middle than at the ends. Two other shapes, all-the-same (sama) and random (visama), complete the six possibilities Karnatak musicians use. Rhythmic ...

Google previewIndia Today: An Encyclopedia of Life in the Republic [2 volumes] (2011)

An Encyclopedia of Life in the Republic by Arnold P. Kaminsky, Roger D. Long Ph.D.

mridanga (a drum), flute, and violin. The aharya for a female dancer consists of long pants attached to fanlike pleats ...

Google previewThe Percussionist's Dictionary

Translations, Descriptions, and Photographs of Percussion Instruments from Around the World by Joseph Adato, George Judy

mridanga A South Indian two headed wooden drum. The heads are held in place by hoops that are laced together by leather straps. The head on the right side has three layers of skin with a black paste in the center that gives ...

Google previewMerriam-Webster's Crossword Puzzle Dictionary (1996)

by Merriam-Webster, Inc

cask 5 taber, tabla, tabor 6 ata- bal, barrel, enlist, gather, summon, labour, tom-tom, tymbal, tympan 7 canvass, solicit, taboret, taborin, tympani 8 cylinder, taborine, ta- bourer, tabouret, tympanum Arab: 6 atabal Indian: 8 mridanga large: 4 ...

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Scrabble value of M3R1I1D2A1N1G2A1

The value of this 8-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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