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This Indian family has been turning pumpkins into instruments for almost 2 centuries

2 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

The Sitarmakers of Miraj, India, have been crafting musical instruments out of pumpkins for almost 200 years.
They are known for making the tanpura, a string instrument used by classical singers.
But lately, cheaper electronic instruments have been threatening their business.
The Sitarmakers of Miraj, India, have been crafting musical instruments out of pumpkins for almost 200 years. They are known for making the tanpura, a string instrument used by classical singers to find the perfect tone. The family gained a reputation for high-quality handmade instruments over seven generations. But...
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