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The dhol is a drum widely used in India, usually in the Punjab region. It is said to have been invented by the Persian/Afghanis. When they migrated to North India, it was incorporated into Gujrati, Punjabi, Rajasthani and other Indian cultures. Nowadays, it is very popular in modern Punjabi music.
The Dholak is a classical North Indian hand drum. A dholak may have traditional lacing or tumbuckle tuning. The dholak is the main accompaniment instrument of the Qawwali and is often used in Indian film music.
The Harmonium remains an important instrument in many genres of Indian music. A popular usage is by followers of the Sikh faith, who use it in the devotional signing of prayers, called Kirtan. The harmonium os also commonly accompanied by the Tabla.