banjira 41 Inch Tanpura Tenor & Strings & Padded Gig Bag. banjira Tenor Indian Tanpura TNN. Exotic sounds and exotic to look at, the Indian Tanpura is not only for accompanying traditional Indian music, but is also perfect for meditation. The tenor Indian Tanpura is the smallest of the Indian Tanpuras (the other models are male and female) with an overall length is 41". The scale length is approximately 28.5 inches. There are 4 metal strings. Traditional tuning is 1st String Pa (Sol), 2nd and 3rd Strings Sa (Do), 4th String low Sa (Do). While the actual pitch may vary, this instrument is typically tuned to G4, C5, C5, C4. Comes with a padded gig bag. Colors and decorations may vary from the photo.