Kyam

The kyam (ကျာံ, /cam/; pronounced `chyam`) is a crocodile-shaped fretted floor zither with three strings, used in the traditional music of the Mon people of Burma. The instrument`s body is made of wood that is carved out on the underside like a dugout canoe. It has approximately 13 raised wooden frets that are diatonically rather than e......
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kyam

(from the article `acting`) ...has provided specifications for the representation of emotions down to the smallest gesture for nearly 2,000 years, and its influence is still ... ...describes both the Tamilizing and Sanskritizing trends and genres and insists on harmonious blendings. Many kinds of poems were composed in ... [2 related...
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