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Shiva

One of the holy Trinity in Hinduism, known as the Destroyer

Saraswati Veena

An Indian plucked string instrument named after the Hindu goddess Saraswati, used mostly in Carnatic Indian classical music.

Sitar

One of the most popular melody instruments in Hindustani music and literally translates to ‘three strings'

Sarod

A famous stringed instrument in Hindustani classical music that is made from a single piece of tun or teak wood.

Sarangi

The Sarangi is considered Hindustani classical music's most beloved ancient instrument, known for its distinctive, soulful sound.

Santoor

A classic ancient Indian instrument that is played while sitting with the instrument across the lap, and the strings are lightly stroked with a pair of light wooden mallets.

Surdas

A 15th-century poet-saint, musician and devotee of Krishna

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