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Stories of Santhals
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SANTHALS 2 LAST Contributed by NAMPA / PTI. Banam is a bowed mono-chord stringed instrument, and the only Santhal instrument to be categorised as a chordophone. It is carved out of a single piece of soft wood and the chhauni or the skin cover ... Namibia Press Agency, 1 month ago
Celebrating the Santhals The Hindu, 1 month ago
Stories of Santhals Millennium Post, 2 months ago

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Indian Express, 1 month ago

Kina Petroleum optimistic about project

Source: The National, Thursday May 28th, 2015 KINA Petroleum Ltd managing director Richard Schroder says that Kwila 1 in PPL337 is expected to be a successful target site for the company. Schroder told the company's annual general meeting ...
 Papua New Guinea National1 day ago

Kina partner locked in

Haydn Black WITH drilling of Kina Petroleum's first well ongoing, the company is progressing plans for two future wells with Oil Search after confirming it will pick up its option to farm into PPL 339, between the giant Elk-Antelope complex and the ...
 PNGIndustryNews.net1 week ago
Millennium Post

The art and music traditions of Santal tribals of India

An exhibition on Santal music traditions at the National Museum in Delhi has its origins in German designer Bengt Fosshag's fascination with the single stringed lute banam. Gargi Gupta takes a look
 DNA1 week ago Santal tunes  Millennium Post3 weeks ago Santal beats  Millennium Post1 month ago National Museum to hold Santhal music exhibition  Indian Express1 month ago


Unique exhibition at the National Museum makes culture accessible for visually-impaired t was a heart-warming sight to see the visually-impaired follow a tactile path that was smooth in some places and rough at others where they had to stop, at an ...
 The Hindu1 month ago

Replaying the music

An extensive exhibition of Santhal music explores the changing face of the distinct tradition and why we need to restore it to its original form. For centuries, Santhals, spread across West Bengal, Jharkhand and Bihar, have nurtured culture and ...
 The Hindu1 month ago
Indian Express

Sacred Record

Chadar Badar puppetry show. The story goes back to 1968, to Germany, when an Indian instrument — from near Shantiniketan, created at the turn of the 20th century by the Santal tribe — landed in illustrator and collector Bengt Fosshag's living ...
 Indian Express1 month ago
New Indian Express

The Keeper of a Folk Sound Garden

Odia folk dancer Rabi Ratan Sahu, 34, is drumming up the much-awaited awareness on Odia musical instruments through a thrilling and innovative installation. The installation Music Tree was at the Dying Folk Art Festival of Odisha held at Bhubaneswar ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago

Hamilton beauty Anjelique Jones named Miss Pinup New Zealand

Hamilton beauty Anjelique Jones "got on stage and rocked it" at this year's Miss Pinup New Zealand pageant - and the judges agreed. The 26-year-old vintage lover was named Miss Pinup NZ at Saturday's Very Vintage Day Out in Auckland after a ... month ago

More women contest Bougainville election

By Online Editor 7:57 pm GMT+12, 06/04/2015, Papua New Guinea This year's general election in Autonomous Bougainville has seen an increase in the number of women candidates contesting the constituency seats. During the past two ...
 Pacific Islands News Association1 month ago
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