This pair of GHUNGROOS, SOMETIMES KNOWN as ANKLE or ANKLET BRACELETS are a musical accessory tied to the feet of classical Indian dancers. They are worn just above the ankle and allow the audience to fully appreciate the rhythmic aspects and complex footwork of the dance.
These ghungroos are GREAT FOR A VARIETY OF DANCES and they are widely used in competitive bhangra as well as classical Indian traditions and dances, most notably Kathak. Traditionally as dancers grow older and their technical abilities improve, more and more bells are added
The bracelet measures 22cm | 8.5 inches with 20cm| 8 inch length of cotton cord for tying , By rhythmically moving the foot, you create a bright, clear sound while dancing. The brass bells are arranged in two rows on the 52 cm long band.
These PRETTY, FUNCTIONAL FAIR TRADE ghungoos have a set of TEN BRASS BELLS fixed to a thick green padded strap lined with a soft velvet backing for added comfort and sturdy thick cotton cord for tying. They are EASY TO ATTACH to ankles, hands or instrument, the bells produce a BRIGHT LIGHT SOUND are great for emphasising your dance steps, ideal also for drummers, dancers and teachers.
ADD SOME JINGLE TO YOUR STEP with these simple, but satisfying, Fair Trade ankle bells manufactured in India, they are Great for dancing or for simply bringing some jingle jangle joy to others.