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Pt Ravi Shankar RIP

Norah Jones says father Ravi Shankar will be 'greatly missed'

Ravi Shankar died on December 11 following a heart-valve replacement surgery.


Sitar maestro Pt Ravi Shankar, who popularised Indian classical music in the West, died on Tuesday at the age ...
Pandit Ravi Shankar to receive lifetime achievement Grammy award

Thursday , 13 December '12

Sitar maestro will receive award posthumously on Feb 10 at 55th Grammy Awards ceremony in LA.
Pather Panchali
His Magic on Celluloid

Thursday , 13 December '12

The contribution of Pandit Ravi Shankar, who did not fear to experiment, extends to Indian film music as well.
Sanjay Sharma, who crafted Shankar’s sitar for more than 20 years, is visibly shaken as he talks about his bel...
‘I was like a physician to his sitar’

Thursday , 13 December '12

Sanjay Sharma, who crafted Shankar’s sitar for more than 20 years, is visibly shaken as he talks about his beloved guruji in past tense.
Can never be past tense to us: family. (AP)
Too many memories for a lifetime

Thursday , 13 December '12

Can never be past tense to us: family
Congress members corner Joshi in PAC on meeting with CAG officials
Ravi Shankar was full of life and energy, says family

Wednesday , 12 December '12

Danseuse Tanushree Shankar, also the daughter-in-law of Ravi Shankar, said she had many fond memories of the musician who was always like a friend to her.
Bharat Ratna Pandit Ravi Shankar with Beatles' George Harrison. (IE Archive)
Ravi Shankar, George Harrison bonded culturally

Wednesday , 12 December '12

Ravi was the first person who did not try to impress me but in turn I was impressed by him: George Harrison
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Ravi Shankar's sitar was growing smaller and lighter with age

Wednesday , 12 December '12

With old age leaving its imprint on his health, legendary musician Pandit Ravi Shankar's sitar was growing smaller in size and lighter in weight.
For sitar maestro Pandit Ravi Shankar, the majestic backdrop of the Ellora caves was the world's best backdrop...
Ellora caves 'world's best backdrop' for Pt Ravi Shankar

Wednesday , 12 December '12

For sitar maestro Pandit Ravi Shankar, the majestic backdrop of the Ellora caves was the world's best backdrop.
Sitar maestro Pandit Ravi Shankar (Agencies)
Ravi Shankar wore oxygen mask for last performance

Wednesday , 12 December '12

Sitar maestro Pandit Ravi Shankar wore an oxygen mask for his last public performance at the California State University at Long Beach in the US on November four as he was suffering from respiratory problem.
RIP Pandit Ravi Shankar
Leaders, artistes remember sitar legend Pandit Ravi Shankar

Wednesday , 12 December '12

Political leaders and artistes across the spectrum mourned demise of sitar maestro.
Pandit Ravi Shankar with daughter Anoushka. (Express archive photo)
Pandit Ravi Shankar (1920-2012): The man who brought east and west together

Wednesday , 12 December '12

Ravi Shankar was India's musical Ambassador and a phenomenon in classical music worlds of East and West.
Legendary musician and sitar maestro Pandit Ravi Shankar passed away on Tuesday in San Diego.
Sitar maestro and Bharat Ratna Pandit Ravi Shankar passes away at 92 in San Diego

Wednesday , 12 December '12

A 3-time Grammy winner, Shankar last performed in California on Nov 4 along with daughter Anoushka.