Full Coverage - Pt Ravi Shankar RIP
Ravi Shankar died on December 11 following a heart-valve replacement surgery.
Thursday , 13 December '12Sitar maestro will receive award posthumously on Feb 10 at 55th Grammy Awards ceremony in LA.
Thursday , 13 December '12The contribution of Pandit Ravi Shankar, who did not fear to experiment, extends to Indian film music as well.
Thursday , 13 December '12Sanjay Sharma, who crafted Shankar’s sitar for more than 20 years, is visibly shaken as he talks about his beloved guruji in past tense.
Thursday , 13 December '12Can never be past tense to us: family
Wednesday , 12 December '12Danseuse 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.
Wednesday , 12 December '12Ravi was the first person who did not try to impress me but in turn I was impressed by him: George Harrison
Wednesday , 12 December '12With old age leaving its imprint on his health, legendary musician Pandit Ravi Shankar's sitar was growing smaller in size and lighter in weight.
Wednesday , 12 December '12For sitar maestro Pandit Ravi Shankar, the majestic backdrop of the Ellora caves was the world's best backdrop.
Wednesday , 12 December '12Sitar 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.
Wednesday , 12 December '12Political leaders and artistes across the spectrum mourned demise of sitar maestro.
Wednesday , 12 December '12Ravi Shankar was India's musical Ambassador and a phenomenon in classical music worlds of East and West.
Wednesday , 12 December '12A 3-time Grammy winner, Shankar last performed in California on Nov 4 along with daughter Anoushka.