Baul – The musical wanderers of Bengal

All these hectic schedules, the rules of punctuality, immense zeal to win, altogether a materialistic constitution designed just to live a life that precisely has no punctuality of death and birth but obviously it consists of the greatest truth and its certainty that is impossible to debate. For a while these will be your thoughts, where you will be completely oblivious of you in “you”, and your own life will seem like a drama well characterized by the faces that surrounds you, after you meet the Baul of Bengal who’ll drown you in their melancholy music of Ektara (A one-string musical instrument that is made out of carved epicarp of gourd) paired with their lyrics that’ll enchant your soul and hypnotize separating it from this materialistic world to a world of love and humanity. [Read more…]