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The den-den daiko (でんでん太鼓) is a Japanese pellet drum. It has two heads and is suspended on a rod, with beads or pellets hanging on threads on either sides of the body of the drum. The drum sounds when it is turned on its axis from side to side, causing the beads to strike the heads of the drum.

The drum is found in other cultures as well, including, but not limited to Tibet, Mongolia, India, China, Taiwan and Korea. It is often used in religious ritual, but it is often sold as a children's toy or as a noisemaker at festival stalls.

The drum played a central role in the film The Karate Kid, Part II.


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でんでん太鼓 - DEN DEN DAIKO

This is a traditional toy of drum in Japan.

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"Me reconoces" interpretada por el grupo de rock de Córdoba (España) DEN-DEN DAIKO en su paso por la sala The Freaktown el 25 de julio de 2008.

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The Guardian
Thu, 11 Dec 2014 15:14:02 -0800

Tony Abbott has told some of his Coalition colleagues to “take a long, hard look at themselves” when they criticise his chief of staff, suggesting that sexism influenced some of the complaints. The prime minister strongly defended his most senior ...
 
Herald Sun
Fri, 21 Mar 2014 06:19:38 -0700

Kindergarten teacher Lynsey Leong said the students prepared activities for the children on Mondays and Tuesdays, now known as Japanese culture days. “They play Japanese card games, make origami and traditional Japanese toys called den-den-daiko ...
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