Traditional and folk Nepalese Musical Instruments; Madal is a drum instrument made with cylindrical hollow log and leather on the sides. It is played with two hands simultaneously.
17 inch Madal-Nepalese Drum
Madal is a hand drum and is a national music of Nepal. Cylindrically made, its drum are made with leather and the body is made with wood. Madal is basically used for rhythm keeping in music. With a string attached in it, it can be hung in the wall as a decorative as well.