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Demala-berē [mihiňgu-berē, nāḍagam-berē]locked

  • Natalie M. Webber

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Small double-headed barrel drum of Sri Lanka. It is found mostly in the coastal region of the south-west. The drum was brought to Sri Lanka from Tamil Nadu with the genre in which it is most often used, the folk drama ṭṭukūttu. It is almost identical with its Indian counterpart, the ...

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