Where did the rainstick originate?

Answer There is a lot of controversy about the true origin of the rainstick. Gina Laczko, of Heard Museum (Phoenix, Arizona), states that tubular rattles likely originated in Central and South America as ... Read More »

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What Is a Rainstick Used For?

A rain stick is a musical instrument made from a long, hollow tube that is sealed shut and has small pins on its inside surface, along with small beans, rice or pebbles inside. When raised to a 90-... Read More »

Where did the rainstick begin?

The rainstick originated in Chile. The people of the South American country used the handmade instruments to ask the gods to send rain to their crops. The Chileans fashioned these rainsticks, known... Read More »

How to Make a Rainstick?

Rainsticks are cylindrical instruments that mimic the sound of rain when shaken. It is believed that rainsticks originated from South America, and were invented to help encourage rainy weather duri... Read More »

What is the legend of the rainstick?

The rainstick is a musical instrument popular among native peoples in South and Central America. According to legend, it has the ability to move the spirits to send much-needed rain.The DiaguitaAcc... Read More »