A community of people called Manganiyars is well-known for their(2014)
a) martial arts in North-East India
b) musical tradition in North-West India
c) classical vocal music in South India
d) pietra dura tradition in Central India
The Manganhar are a Muslim community found in the desert of Rajasthan, India; mostly in the districts of Barmer and Jaisalmer. They, along with the Langha community, are known for their folk music. They are the groups of hereditary professional musicians, whose music has been supported by wealthy landlords and aristocrats for generations.