Dilruba Q & A

Qus:- Where to Buy Dilruba?
Ans:- Finding the right dilruba is a task in itself. Ask someone who has ever tried to get one or is looking for one. One advice we give everyone who gets in touch with us is not to buy your dilruba blindly or in haste from just anybody. Get help of an expert, ask questions to your seller or refer to online resources. Let someone help you choose a good one. Get guidance. Ask questions, check out options. A good dilruba lasts a hundred years. I know people who still have their ancestral dilruba and the sound is amazing.

Qus:-What to keep in mind while buying Dilruba?
Ans:- Different craftsman make dilruba in different styles. The main problem here is the quality workmanship and craftsman’s attention to details. The most crucial part of the dilruba is its main bridge. The quality of the sound depends a lot on the bride along with shape of sound box and string. While buying dilruba, make sure that the bridges are carefully made & placed. Also ensure that the sound box has some depth and is not be too narrow. The stem or the fingerboard should be proportional to the size of the sound box.

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