Sri Lankan Drums
Drums play a major role in Religion. While
music was firstly used to entertain man, was then used in
devotion to God. Major events, such as the Perehares of
Sri Lanka are comprised of the sounds of Drums.
Farmers use many varieties of drums (Uddakki,
Bummadi, ect..) when harvesting crops. Many a ritual in
Sri Lankan Folklore, involves drums.
( Pirith &Thowil).