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JUNJUNG (various spellings, including Jung-jung, gungun also dyoung-dyoung etc.) is the name for the royal war drum of the Serer people in Senegal
Senegal
and the Gambia
Gambia
. It was played on the way to the battlefield, on special State occasions as well as on Serer religious ceremonies. It is also the progenitor of the music of the same name found in the Caribbean
Caribbean
.

SEE ALSO

* Dunun

* Serer religion portal * Serer people portal * Senegal
Senegal
portal * Gambia
Gambia
portal * Religion portal * history portal * Music portal * War portal

NOTES

* ^ Léopold Sédar Senghor , À l'appel de la race de Saba (1936) : « Ma tête bourdonnant au galop guerrier des dyoungs-dyoungs, au grand galop de mon sang de pur sang » * ^ Louis Diène Faye. Mort et naissance: le monde Sereer, p56. Nouvelles Éditions africaines, 1983 ISBN 2723608689 * ^ Pathé Diagne, Tarana ou l'Amérique précolombienne : un continent africain, Harmattan, 2010, p. 260, ISBN 978-2-296-11484-5

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Serer topics

PEOPLES

SERER PEOPLES

* * Laalaa * Ndut * Niominka * Noon * Palor * Saafi * Seex

RELIGION

KEY TOPICS

* * Ciiɗ * Classical Ndut teachings * Creation myth * Criticism * Festivals * Jaaniiw * Junjung * Lamane * Sadax * Saltigue
Saltigue
* Symbolism * Women

SUPREME DEITIES

* * Kokh Kox * Koox * Kopé Tiatie Cac
Kopé Tiatie Cac
* Roog
Roog
(main)

OTHER DEITIES

* * Kumba Njaay * Takhar
Takhar
* Tiurakh

Saints and ancestral spirits

* * Ginaaru * Julang Joof * Laga Ndong * Lunguñ Joof * Mindiss * Moussa Sarr * Njemeh (of Languème ) * Njoxona * Ngojil Joof * Ngolum Joof

* Pangool
Pangool

* list

SACRED SITES

* * Fatick * Sine River
Sine River
* Sine-Saloum
Sine-Saloum
* Somb
Somb
* Point of Sangomar
Point of Sangomar
* Tattaguine
Tattaguine
* Tukar
Tukar
* Yaboyabo
Yaboyabo

* History * Philosophy * Science * Law * Geography * Politics

HISTORY

* Cekeen Tumulus * Khasso
Khasso
* Kingdom of Baol
Baol
* Kingdom of Biffeche
Biffeche
* kingdom of Saloum
Saloum
* Kingdom of Sine
Kingdom of Sine
* Serer ancient history * Serer history (medieval era to present) * States headed by ancient Serer Lamanes
States headed by ancient Serer Lamanes
* The Battle of Fandane-Thiouthioune * The Battle of Logandème
The Battle of Logandème
* Timeline of Serer history
Timeline of Serer history
* Western Sahara
Western Sahara

Philosophy

* Science * Law

* Medicine

* medicinal plants

* CEMETRA

* Loup (healer)

* Saltigues and Loup practitioners

* MALANGO * Philosophy of beauty * Jom principle * Cosmology * Customary law

Geography Politics

* Farba Kaba * Jaraff * Serer countries

* Demographics * Culture

DEMOGRAPHICS

BY REGION

* * Gambia
Gambia
* Mauritania * Senegal
Senegal

LANGUAGE

* * Cangin * Lehar * Ndut * Noon * Palor * Safen * Serer

CULTURE

* Birth * Chere * Death * Inheritance * Marriage * Mbalax
Mbalax
* Njuup * Sabar * Tama * Tassu * Njom

ROYALTY

Kings and lamanes

* Lamane Jegan Joof * Maad a Sinig Kumba Ndoffene Famak Joof * Maad a Sinig Kumba Ndoffene Famak Joof * Maad a Sinig Kumba Ndoffene Fa Ndeb Joof * Maad a Sinig Mahecor Joof
Maad a Sinig Mahecor Joof
* Maad a Sinig Maysa Wali Jaxateh Manneh * Maad a Sinig Ama Joof Gnilane Faye Joof
Maad a Sinig Ama Joof Gnilane Faye Joof
* Maad Ndaah Njemeh Joof * Maad Semou Njekeh Joof
Maad Semou Njekeh Joof

Queens and queen mothers

* Lingeer Fatim Beye
Lingeer Fatim Beye
* Lingeer Ndoye Demba
Lingeer Ndoye Demba
* Serer maternal clans
Serer maternal clans

Dynasties and royal houses

* Faye family * Guelowar
Guelowar
* Joof family * Joos Maternal Dynasty
Joos Maternal Dynasty
* The Royal House of Boureh Gnilane Joof
The Royal House of Boureh Gnilane Joof
* The Royal House of Jogo Siga Joof * The Royal House of Semou Njekeh Joof

Families and royal titles

* Buumi * Faye family * Joof family * Lamane * Lingeer
Lingeer
* Loul
Loul
* Maad Saloum
Saloum
* Maad a Sinig * Njie family * Sarr family * Sene family * Teigne * Thilas
Thilas

* SERER PEOPLE CATEGORY

* SERER RELIGION CATEGORY

* Serer people portal

* Serer religion portal

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Percussion instruments

List of percussion instruments

PITCHED PERCUSSION

* Carillon
Carillon
* Crotales
Crotales
* Glockenspiel
Glockenspiel
* Gubal * Handbell
Handbell
* Handchime
Handchime
* Hang * Marimba
Marimba
* Steelpan
Steelpan
* Timpani
Timpani
* Vibraphone
Vibraphone
* Xylophone
Xylophone

UNPITCHED PERCUSSION

* Bass drum
Bass drum
* Bodhrán * Bongo drum
Bongo drum
* Cabasa
Cabasa
* Castanets
Castanets
* Cowbell * Cymbal
Cymbal
* Djembe
Djembe
* Jam block * Lagerphone
Lagerphone
* Maracas * Tambourine * Timbales
Timbales
* Washboard (musical instrument)
Washboard (musical instrument)

ORCHESTRAL PERCUSSION

* Acme siren * Bell tree * Clapper * Clash cymbals
Clash cymbals
* Glockenspiel
Glockenspiel
* Snare drum
Snare drum
* Timpani
Timpani
* Tubular bells
Tubular bells

PERCUSSION GROUPINGS

* Drum kit
Drum kit
* Percussion section * Percussion ensemble

ELECTRONIC PERCUSSION

* Electronic drum * Drum machine
Drum machine

OTHER

* Cymbal
Cymbal
manufacturers * List of drum manufacturers * List of marimba manufacturers * List of timpani manufacturers * Classification of percussion instruments