The sounds of the tanpura are not only for accompanying traditional Indian music, but are also perfect for meditation. The tenor tanpura is the smallest of the tanpuras (the other models are male and female) with an overall length is 41". The scale length is approximately 28.5 inches. There are 4 metal strings.
Traditional tuning is 1st String Pa (Sol), 2nd and 3rd Strings Sa (Do), 4th String low Sa (Do). While the actual pitch may vary, this instrument is typically tuned to G4, C5, C5, C4.
Comes with a padded gig bag. Colors and decorations may vary from the photo.