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GHUNGROOS / FEET BELLS for Kathak and Bharatnatyam

In Indian dancing so-called Ghungrus are worn, mostly around the ankles, in order to intensify acoustically the rhythmic movements of the feet. Ghungrus consist of a different number of little bells made from bronze or brass. As they hardly resonate, they represent precisely the rhythmic movements of the dancing feet. The number of bells per foot can vary from 6 to 200. These Ghungroos are not so much a nice looking accessory in combination with the dress, they are an important factor to increase the rhythmical percussion sound which is produced by the foot work. The more bells a pair of Ghungroos has the better the percussion sound will be. Also the quality of the bells is very important. The common professional Ghungroos which dancers use in Kathak should be at least 100 bells each feet. 2 x 50 bells are not enough to get the percussion result a Dancer wants, only for Children it will be OK. In Bharatnatyam we offer a professional pair of 50 bells each feet, this is enough for Bharatnatyam, but the bells should be of very good quality.

The Quality of the Ghungroos

1988 TARANG has founded a school for Kathak and Bharatnatyam where maestros from India are regularely teaching. Together with the teachers from India TARANG has selceted Ghungroos in high quality in regard to longlivety and best percussion sound which fulfill the demand of professional dancers. Also the workmanship of the Ghungroos fulfills the professional standard.

GHUNGROOS FOR KATHAK - Light Version (for Children)

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Ghungroos/Feet Bells for Kathak and Bharat Natyam
50 Bells each Foot
Ghungroos/Feet Bells for Kathak and Bharat Natyam
Close-Up View

Price for Ghungroos for Kathak and Bharat Natyam (feet bells, pair, 50 bells each foot):
680 gram - ca. 70 cm - 34,50 Euro

now available in better bindung then shown at the pictures


Article: Ghungroos Size L
Pair, 50 Feetbells each feet
Price: 39,50 Euro



PROFESSIONAL GHUNGROOS FOR KATHAK, 2 x 100 Feet Bells

Especially the classical Indian dance Kathak has a big rhythmical part. A lot of very expressiv foot work is inlcuded in this technical part and the right Ghungroos are an additional percussion instrument to make the foot work even more expressiv. For practise and for performance a pair of Ghungroos with 100 bells each foot are highly recommended. The sound of this Ghungroos together with the typical clapping sound of the Kathak dancers feets on the floor will produce a authentic sound of Kthak dance.


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Ghungroos/Feet Bells for Kathak
Professional Version for Kathak
Ghungroos/Feet Bells for Kathak
see close-up view 100 bells each
Ghungroos/Feet Bells for Kathak
see close-up view 200 bells each

Manual for how to put on the professional 100 and 150 bells Ghungroos

Manual: How to put on the professional Ghungroos

Just click on the thumbnail to get an instruction how to put on the big
professional Ghungroos pair of 100 and 150 bells each feet


PROFESSIONAL GHUNGROOS FOR KATHAK - heavy Quality, 2 x 150 Feet Bells

As every Kathak student knows very well it is not easy to achive the nice clapping sound of the foot on the dance floor which looks so easy when the teacher is doing it. to develope this sound it needs mostly years of regular practise of the student. During that time the student has to do the foot work very boldly to develope this sound befor he is able to achive the same result with less efforts. In India Kathak students often use more heavy Ghungroos with 150 bells each foot to put more weight on their feets and so get faster development in this typical sound of Kathak foot work. Due to this TARANG also offers this heavy Ghungroo set for the practise of Kathak students. Of course they also can be used for performance. As the 2 x 200 Bells Version is only for prctise and not for performance we no longer offer the version with 2 x 200 bells.

Professional Ghungroos for Kathak
heavy quality for louder percussion sound
100 Bells each Foot: 79.-- Euro (1.300 Gram each Pair)
150 Bells each Foot: 119.-- Euro (2.000 Gram each Pair)

Article: Ghungroos, professional Kathak
Pair, 100 Feetbells each feet
Price: 79.-- Euro


Article: Ghungroos, professional Kathak
Pair, 150 Feetbells each feet
Price: 119.-- Euro


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Customers outside the European Common Market get a reduction of 19 %.

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PROFESSIONAL GHUNGROOS FOR BHARATNATYAM

Also for Bharatnatyam Ghungroos are not so much a nice looking accessory in combination with the dress, they are an important factor to increase the rhythmical percussion sound which is produced by the foot work. Thats because TARANG and the Indian teachers of TARANG school recommend only a professional pair of typical Bharatnatyam Ghungroos which have good quality bells for best sound production. Diese ist mit einem stabilen und haltbaren Klettverschluss ausgestattet. Die beiden Enden der auf dem Samtbett aufgebrachten Glöckchen werden so variabel in der Größe am Fußgelenk verschlossen. Ein Ende verfügt über 2 Laschen die nahtlos umgeklappt werden ( siehe Bild 3) und so zusätzlichen Halt geben.

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Ghungroos/Feet Bells for Bharatnatyam
2 x 50 Bells
Ghungroos/Feet Bells for Bharatnatyam
Professional Ghungroos Bharatnatyam
Ghungroos/Feet Bells for Bharatnatyam
Professional Ghungroos Bharatnatyam
Ghungroos/Feet Bells for Bharatnatyam
Velvet Bag

Professional Ghungroos for Bharatnatyam
heavy quality for louder percussion sound
50 Bells each Foot: 59.-- Euro

Artikel: Bharatnatyam-Ghungroos
Pair, 50 Feet Bells each Feet
Price: 59.-- EUR

 

All prices include 19 % German sales tax.
Customers outside the European Common Market get a reduction of 19 %.

Please check with the Currency Converter how much this is in US Dollars or other currencies

 

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