The sitar is a musical instrument used in purely classical songs. The instrument originated from India. It is a stringed instrument with seven strings(generally) as the name “sitar” implies(sat tarr). It is played with a pick called “mezrab”. The instrument is made from teak wood or tun wood. It consists of two bridges generally made from animal bone and horn.

Sitar are mostly used in classic songs. It is rare to see it being played in a metal music. Here’s a clip of a youtuber playing sitar in a metal song..