Senegalese monks seek God through kora music

Updated: Jun 11, 2021, 10:55 PM(IST) Preshy Arora

At the Keur Moussa abbey near Senegal's capital, the kora has replaced the organ and accompanies all the religious services of the Benedictine monks who live there. The friars fabricate themselves the instruments in their atelier, to the point where the Keur Moussa's kora has acquired the likes of professional Griots, well beyond the Catholic world.

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