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Pt Bhimsen Joshi cremated with state honours

The mortal remains of Bharat Ratna Pandit Bhimsen Joshi were consigned to flames on Monday evening in Pune with state honours in the presence of tearful mourners. Buglers played the last post as......

Share your memories of Pandit Bhimsen Joshi

A colossus among Hindustani classical singers, Pandit Bhimsen Joshi passed away on Monday morning at Pune's Sahyadri Hospital after prolonged illness.The 90-year-old music marvel lifted listeners......

Classical singer Bhimsen Joshi passes away

Classical vocalist Pandit Bhimsen Joshi passed awayon Monday morning in Pune. The veteran classical singer was rushed to a hospital with age-related ailments. Joshi, an exponent of the Kirana......

Tribute: A friend recalls Pandit Bhimsen Joshi

In 2009, Mohan Nadkarni, Pandit Bhimsen Joshi's biographer, wrote exclusively for rediff.com recalling his long association with the legend. We re-publish the feature.It is rare that a biography of......

Bharat Ratna for Vocalist Pandit Bhimsen Joshi

Pandit Bhimsen Joshi, the legendary exponent of Hindustani classical music, was on Tuesday night chosen for the Bharat Ratna, the country's highest civilian award.The honour for the 86-year-old......

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Three Indian business tycoons figure in the list of the 'Forbes World's Most Powerful People'. These powerful people, 'in various ways, they bend the world to their will," says Forbes. "These......

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This Janmashtami, hi-tech flute for Lord Krishna

The lyrical sound of the flute, often associated with Vrindavan, Lord Krishna and his numerous gopis, can also fill up auditoriums and big music halls without distorting its charming musical......

Bollywood pays tribute to Pt Bhimsen Joshi

The twitter world is quite a busy one, and Bollywood contributes a great deal to it. Here's looking at the best star tweets of the day.It came as tragic news to many music lovers when the legendary......

Bharat Ratna for Bhimsen Joshi

Renowned Hindustani classical vocalist Pandit Bhimsen Joshi was Tuesday presented with Bharat Ratna, country's highest civilian award, at a simple ceremony held at his residence in Pune in......

The Legends who left us in 2011

We take a look at some of the legends, who passed away in 2011. The year 2011's been a year of many deaths, in every walk of life. Steve Jobs died and so did Osama Bin Laden. Here, then, are the......

DON'T MISS: Bollywood captured on Rangoli!

A Diwali rangoli exhibition by Samata Nagar, Ghatkopar, in suburban Mumbai, showcased some brilliant rangolis of leading Bollywood personalities. Shah Rukh Khan was captured in his look for his......

'We all knew we had a great film!'

For Madhu Ambat, the recently announced National Award for cinematography for the Malayalam film Adaminte Makan Abu is his third one. The first one was for the late GV Iyer's Sanskrit film Aadi......

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The Wankhede stadium finally threw its door open on Sunday. Understandably, there was a huge media gathering as officials took scribes around the renovated stands, newly-built players' dressing......

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Venus Williams hobbled while Caroline Wozniacki and Justine Henin cantered on Wednesday but all three reached the third round of an Australian Open where upsets continue to be thin on the ground.......

Troubled France face challenge from focused SA

A big win against a scandal-hit France side on Tuesday might not be enough for South Africa to meet a nation's wild expectations but is the only way they might avoid making unwanted history.......

'I am more fresh, yeah. Fresher than ever'

An enforced vacation to rest his aching knees may have been just the tonic Rafael Nadal needed as he had a bounce in his step on Wednesday when he bludgeoned Richard Gasquet of France at the US......

Deepika wins Youth World Archery title

Fifteen-year-old Ranchi girl Deepika Kumari overcame all odds to win the 11th youth World archery Championship in Ogden, the United States, on Wednesday. Born to an auto rickshaw......
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Q. Why is today famous for besides Sreepanchami ?
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Q. FFF-Who is this classical singer?a) Pt. Jasraj b) Pt. Bhimsen joshic) Bade Ghulam Ali Khan d) Kumar Gandharva
Nauty:  A. It is also Vasant Panchmi, Saraswati Pooja Day and birthday of Pt. Bhimsen Joshi and Birju Maharaj more

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Divya Kulkarni
Q. Which one of the following is the first musician to be honoured with the Bharat Ratna?A: M S Subbulakshmi B: Pandit Ravi Shankar C: Bismillah Khan D: Bhimsen Joshi
Divya Kulkarni:  A. Pt. Bhimsen joshi more

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Divya Kulkarni
Q. Who was the last recipient of Bharat Ratna?(a) Ustad Bismillah Khan(b) M.S Subbulakshmi(c) Gulzarilal Nanda(d) Gopinath Bordoloi
Divya Kulkarni:  A. M S Subbulakshmi more

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Ramesh Agarwal
Q. JAI SHRI RAM WHO WAS THE LAST RECIPIENT OF BHARAT RATAN AND WHICH YEAR?
Ramesh Agarwal:  A. Ustad Bismillah Khan from ur list given actually the last recipient is PT, Bhimsen Joshi more

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Keep calm and listen on

Most of my friends know little of Hindustani music. They say they are interested — only to quickly add that they are interested but they feel... ...

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