Friday Feature: Faces of India

Who: A Rajasthani folk musician
Where: At Amer Fort, also known as Amber Fort, Jaipur, India
What: This folk musician entertains visitors to the Amer Fort. He is playing a simplified version of the Ravanhatta, a type of fiddle popular with the Bhopa community of Rajasthan.

Rajasthani musician
Ravanhatta musician

4 comments:

john k.Tas. said...

very colourful ! someone has a good laundress !

preeti said...

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Anita said...

Rajasthan, if not the land of colour then what!
(Do you have a new fan?)

Manisha said...

John, I have a picture of her! Seriously, I do!

Preeti, thank you for all warm fuzzies! Hope to see you around more!

Anita, I give up! What? ;-D