Bhai Balwand and Satta

Bhai Balwand and Satta [15th – 16th Century], were brothers and Rebab players who played music for Guru Arjan Dev, the fifth Sikh Guru, primarily in the Indian classical melody of Ramkali. Bhai Balwand, also known as Rai Balvand, was by birth a Mirasi, part of a community of genealogists for families in Northern India and Pakistan.

 

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