Department of Cultural Affairs, Government of Kerala

String Instruments

These instruments are made based on the vibrations produced. The string instruments popular in Kerala are Veena, Narayanaveena, Nanthuni, Pullonveena, Pulluvakudam and Thamburu. Violin which is of European origin is a main accompanying instrument in Carnatic music concerts.

Cultural News

  • Tribhangi Dance Theatre from South Africa

    An evening of contemporary dance presentation by the Tribhangi Dance Theatre from South Africa, showcasing a blend of original South African choreography and Indian dance styles at Tagore Theatre on 2017 May 29 at 6.30 pm.