rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

Sitar

Rediff.com  »  News  »   Sitar

  News for Sitar

  • News
  • Business
  • Movies

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......

'Come. Make in India' -- but how?

Though Prime Minister Narendra Modi invited all to come and make in India, in the World Bank’s rankings on the 'Ease of Doing Business' India stands at 139 out of 18 economies surveyed in......

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......

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......
  Videos for Sitar
sitar video
sitar video
sitar video
sitar video
sitar video
sitar video
sitar video
sitar video
sitar video
  Web results for Sitar
Young torchbearers of age-old tradition

Philosophic plane We often hear that the source of all Indian performing arts is introspection-oriented knowledge that leads to the path of... ...

http://www.thestatesman.com/news/marquee/young-torchbearers-of-age-old-tradition/85983.html
Farhan's band to rock Mizoram

Shashank Arora joins the Rock On sequel as a musician from Varanasi who is a champion of Hindustani music. Rock On!! ended with Magik, the band,... ...

http://www.mumbaimirror.com/entertainment/bollywood/Farhans-band-to-rock-Mizoram/articleshow/48716870.cms
Sony LIV launching web exclusive show called #LoveBytes

Multi Screen Media's video on demand service Sony LIV is launching its own web exclusive show called #LoveBytes starting the 7th of September. The... ...

http://www.medianama.com/2015/08/223-sonyliv-exclusive-lovebytes/
Big B

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who has done several films such as Abhimaan and Anand with Hrishikesh Mukherjee, said that the late director was like a... ...

http://movies.ndtv.com/bollywood/amitabh-bachchan-hrishikesh-mukherjee-was-god-to-us-1211954
Going with the flow

It was one of those nights when I sat cross-legged in a very, very comfy couch in one of Delhiā€™s resto-bars, sipping my orange juice, tuning in... ...

http://www.mydigitalfc.com/leisure-writing/going-flow-989

Related Tags


  1. gujarat
  2. bjp
  3. india
  4. lok sabha
  5. supreme court
  6. upa
  7. bharatiya janata party
  8. congress
  9. new delhi
  10. united progressive alliance
  11. ahmedabad
  12. sonia gandhi
  13. nda
  14. rahul gandhi
  15. rajnath singh
  16. nitin gadkari
  17. delhi
  18. manmohan singh
  19. bihar
  20. national democratic alliance
  21. jd-u
  22. nitish kumar
  23. rashtriya swayamsevak sangh
  24. uttar pradesh
  25. photo
  26. advani
  27. central bureau of investigation
  28. rss
  29. janata dal-united
  30. ips

Related Pages


sitar
Sitar


1 Followers

sitar
sitar music


2 Followers

sitar
Jeff Sitar


0 Followers

sitar
Electric sitar


0 Followers

sitar
Sitar in jazz


0 Followers

Top Coverage News


Coming to India and making

Success in manufacturing is not just about being cheap - cheap labour, cheap land, cheap power...
Broswe by: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z