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Chenda Melam

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From the procession from a local church, during the feast , Kerala, India.

 

The Chenda is a cylindrical percussion instrument used widely in the state of Kerala in India. Chenda Melanm ( Chendas played/beaten by a group) is the most popular and widely acclaimed native band of Kerala. More than 300 years old melam is an integral part of all festivals in Kerala irrespective of cast or religion.

 

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Taken on July 29, 2012