A mridanga is traditionally a Bengali clay drum, used to
accompany devotional bhajans and kirtans. Very intricate rhythms can be
performed by the expert players. This mridanga, though, has a body made of high
quality fiberglass and is unbreakable, unlike clay. All the other parts,
including heads, bumpers and straps can be replaced. The drum can last a
Includes a tuning key and shoulder strap. Limited supply, handmade in USA.
Heads may be tightened/loosened for tuning by twisting the hex screws
underneath the rubber rings with the tuning key.
Overall length is about 18 inches; small head is 3 inches, large is 7 inches.
UPS shipping required. Shipping price for the USA (excluding Hawaii &
Alaska) $35-45 depending on the location.