This video features Dilip Das, a traditional Dhaki drummer from Bengal. The Dhak is a barrel drum made from buffalo hide and goat skin, and is played using bamboo sticks. The drum patterns played by these musicians are part of the Durga Puja festivities in Bengal. This video showcases how the instrument is made, some drum patterns, and the lifestyle of one of the many artists living the tradition. This video was shot in Kolkata, and is produced by Underscore Records and supported by Ford Foundation.