Lgo tibethgs His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama
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Nga (Large Tibetan drum)

Nga (large drums). It is a comparatively larger drum either with a long handle or without handle. They are used during Buddhist ritual performances or, monastic dances. They are often played with cymbals. They are also used while performing Tibetan circle dances during large gatherings on important occasions.

Origin: Nepal