Dilruba is also the easiest and lightest instrument to play and is incredibly simple to understand. It is a matter of 10 minutes to pick it up and start playing.
This was the start of the Sikh Rababi (Kirtanee) tradition of singing Kirtan according to the hukam (divine order) of the Gurus – following the given raag (musical mood).
An enchanting instrument which dates back to 5000BC. It was said to have been created by the great scholar Raavan. The name ‘Sarangi’ is translated as 'one hundred colours'.
The sound of the Taus is wonderfully melodious, taking you to a complete heavenly state where you can feel the warmth of the universe.
The Jori, also known as Panjabi Pakhawaj, was created in the court of the fifth Sikh Guru, Guru Arjan, by two musicians of the court, Satta and Balwand.
The Saranda is a unique bowed instrument which originated among the Sikhs. It was designed, created and played by the fifth Sikh Guru, Guru Arjan.