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Pt Ravi Shankar's ashes to be taken to Varanasi

The ashes of noted sitar player Pandit Ravi Shankar, the who passed away last week, will be taken to Varanasi for the final rites, Lakshmi Shankar, the musician's sister-in-law, toldrediff.comat a......

Private funeral service for Pandit Ravi Shankar on Sunday

The funeral service for legendary sitar virtuoso Pandit Ravi Shankar will be held on Sunday near his home in Encinitas in San Diego, California. Ravi Shankar passed away on December 11 near his......

Ravi Shankar's memorial services to be held in US, India

Memorial services for the legendary Sitar virtuoso, Pandit Ravi Shankar will be held near his homes in southern California and in India. Both services will be attended by family and friends, and......

Pandit Ravi Shankar to be honoured with lifetime Grammy

Sitar maestro Pandit Ravi Shankar is set to receive a posthumous lifetime achievement Grammy award, organisers announced on Wednesday.Three-time Grammy winner Shankar, who died Tuesday in......

Pandit Ravi Shankar was miracle man: Ustad Amjad Ali Khan

Sarod superstar Ustad Amjad Ali Khan pays tribute to sitar maestro Pandit Ravi Shankar So 12.12.12 has done its damage! And what a loss! I just landed in Mumbai for the release of my book and I......

Budget 2013: Economy in 'rudali' mode. PM in silent mode

Isn’t it funny that we are importing in excess of $50 billion of gold every year while simultaneously pleading with foreigners to invest a few billions? asks M R Venkatesh. Bollywood......

Railways to take passengers on a musical journey

A musical journey awaits passengers of premier trains like Rajdhani and Shatabdi with Railways deciding to play classical sound tracks in coaches.Instrumental music played by maestros like Ustad......

Nationwide strike affects transport and banking

Thousands passengers who travel by air or rail were hit hard by the nationwide strike called by various trade unions in Delhi, when they found that there were no taxis and autos at the airport and......

Dell's learning centre in Hyderabad

Leading personal computer seller, Dell, opened its learning centre at the SOS Children's Village in Vottinagulapally near Hyderabad on Monday. The centre will have a computer room with 20 PCs with......

17 Indians in WEF's Global Young Leaders list

As many as 17 Indians -- including Wadia Group chairman Jeh Wadia, SKS Microfinance CEO Vikram Akula, Bhatia Enterprises chairman Sabeer Bhatia, music composer A R Rahman, and sitar player Anoushka......

Ravi Shankar, daughter to peform together

Sitar legend Ravi Shankar and daughter Anoushka are set to share the stage at the closing day of this year's Womadelaide world music festival atAdelaide's Botanic Park, South Australia.The music......

No takers for Norah Jones in Hollywood?

Norah Jones, daughter of sitar maestro Ravi Shankar, has received mostly negative reviews for her work in the bleak love story of sorts. It marks the English-language debut of Hong Kong-based......

Grammy: Asha, Norah, Anoushka in race

Playbacksinger Asha Bhosle, sitar maestro Pandit Ravi Shankar's daughter Anoushka Shankar and Anoushka's sister, singer Norah Jones are among the nomineesfor the Grammy Awards 2005. Asha, 72,and......

'Song Of Life is not Pandit Ravi Shankar's story'

Dev Anand claimshis upcoming film Song Of Life is not the story of sitar maestro Pandit Ravi Shankar or his family. The actor-filmmaker asserted he would go ahead with his 'dream project' of......

Dev Anand plans film on Ravi Shankar and Norah

Dev Anand haskept his films on beauty pageants and a Nepali king on hold.Hewill now make an Englishfilm on the lives of sitar maestro Pandit Ravi Shankar and his daughter, Grammy Award winner Norah......
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Q. Can you add some lines? Rishton ko nibhate nibhate khud ko kho diya humne.
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Q. kya Ram Vilas Paswan ka BJP mai shamil hona uchit hai.................aap k comments iss par.............??????
Bholu:  A. warna hum bhi aasmaan ke chamakte sitare theyy..... more

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Q. MUSIC ---What kind of music or any song in particular which rejuvenates your senses?
Ginger:  A. Pichle 25 saalo me centre me isi ki bhi govt rahi ho Paswan sahaab zarur ministry me rehte hai, abhi Unhe BJP ke sitare Buland dikh rahe hai to is me shamil ho gaye more

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Q. Bolo na kyun yeh chand sitare Takte hai yun mukhde ko tumhare ?
Stone Heart:  A. Great music, carefully selected, can change my moods, energize me, calm me, improves my mental focus, lift us up spiritually, and helps me to...... more

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He who came first

If you google mohan veena, the first three pages will lead you, in one way or the other, to Pandit Vishwa Mohan Bhatt, one of the best known slide... ...

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Enthralling music performances

Under the aegis of "" organised by Sursagar , a unique father- daughter pair enthralled the connoisseurs of Hindustani classical music with their... ...

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NCPA presents Saz -e-Bahar - Festival of Indian Instrumental Music

Browse more on » Entertainment , Not for profit Cello-Sarod and Tabla-Bansuri to be performed at the fifth edition of Saz-e-Bahar. April 18 & 19,... ...

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All ears for the genius

Prev By Ruchika Kher| Posted 28 minutes ago From Indian Classical to Rock n Roll — Ustad Allah Rakha Khan's music spanned diverse genres... ...

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