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The Down Troddence Posts New Music Video For "Shiva" Online

Indian metal band The Down Troddence has released the official music video for the song "Shiva." Check out the video, which was directed by KS Hashim, below:

The music video depicts the story of Raavana's penance for Lord Shiva's blessing. Angry at Shiva's silence, Raavana goes to Kailasa and plays this shloka with a veena made out of his intestine. The video also shows Pottan Theyyam (an art form which tells the story between Sankaracharya and Lord Shiva). It briefs the meeting of Lord Shiva disguised as Pulayan (down trodden) with the intention to further test Sankaracharya's knowledge who is proud of himself and about to ascend "Sarwanjha Peedam" (throne of knowledge).

Check out more of the band's music in the player below:

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1. Heman Phinehas writes:

I've seen these guys live...They are full of energy man

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