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TEDxShekhavati - Omer Mewati - Saving Rajasthan's musical legacy

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Uploaded on Apr 6, 2011

Omar Farooqi and his group of musicians who are his family members have dedicated their lives to saving the musical instrument 'bhapang' which was created by Omer Farooqi's father. On this stage, Omer talks about leaving his job to dedicate his life to music education around Rajasthan. On this TEDxShekhavati stage, three generations of his family are performing. They also use this instrument to tell stories through music.

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