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  • He was an Indian music missionary

    In his second tryst with Pandit Ravi Shankar's story, biographer Oliver Craske delves into the legendary sitarist's life to understand what influenced his music-making

    Aug 02, 2020, 07:46 IST
  • Virtual tribute to Pandit Ravi Shankar by Anoushka Shankar and Sukanya Shankar on birth centenary

    On the occasion of Sitar maestro Pandit Ravi Shankar's birth centenary, daughter Anoushka Shankar and wife Sukanya Shankar to pay a virtual tribute to his legacy and also entertain his fans across the globe.

    Apr 07, 2020, 11:09 IST
  • Anoushka Shankar: My father had childlike humour

    Anoushka Shankar on marking the centenary celebration of her father Pandit Ravi Shankar with a multi-country tour

    Feb 03, 2020, 08:04 IST
  • Collector finds rare Ravi Shankar memorabilia in scrap shop

    A delighted S M M Ausaja said the unknowing scrap dealer in Mahim gave him a suitcase and told him that it belonged to a musician

    Sep 24, 2019, 14:09 IST
  • Anoushka Shankar no longer has a uterus; urges women to speak about sexual health

    Anoushka Shankar through her Instagram post revealed that she underwent surgery where she had to get her uterus removed, and urged women to speak about things related to sexual health.

    Sep 01, 2019, 16:37 IST
  • Musician Annapurna Devi passes away at 91

    Annapurna Devi was an Indian surbahar player of Hindustani classical music and she was the daughter and disciple of Allauddin Khan. She was married to sitar maestro Ravi Shankar

    Oct 13, 2018, 10:32 IST
  • Mumbai: Sitar Legend Pandit Ravi Shankar's disciple to perform his ragas

    Manju Mehta, senior disciple of sitar legend Pandit Ravi Shankar, to perform his self-created ragas at a Sunday morning concert

    Sep 16, 2017, 08:21 IST
  • Sitar maestro Abdul Halim Jaffer Khan passes away in Mumbai

    Renowned sitar player Abdul Halim Jaffer Khan, -- the last survivor of the 'Sitar Trinity' of India along with the late Pandit Ravi Shankar and Ustad Vilayat Khan - died in Mumbai on Wednesday after a brief illness. He was 88

    Jan 04, 2017, 22:45 IST
  • Google pays tribute to Pandit Ravi Shankar on 96th birth anniversary

    Search engine Google is paying tribute to late musician Pandit Ravi Shankar on his 96th birth anniversary on Thursday by a doodle with a sitar as the centrepiece

    Apr 07, 2016, 12:53 IST
  • Grammy museum tribute for Pandit Ravi Shankar

    As a tribute to late sitar maestro, Pandit Ravi Shankar on his 95th birthday, the Grammy museum at Los Angeles, US is hosting an exhibition titled, Ravi Shankar: A Life In Music, that is open to public on April 29

    Apr 28, 2015, 10:02 IST
  • My favourite musician is Pandit Ravi Shankar: Ricardo Vogt

    Three question with Brazilian musician Ricardo Vogt

    Apr 28, 2014, 09:38 IST
  • Stringing the legacy together

    Sitar player Anoushka Shankar returns to Mumbai for a musical soiree after two years, and will share a confluence of Indian and Western notes as a tribute to her father, late Pandit Ravi Shankar

    Dec 10, 2013, 09:11 IST
  • The Ustad and the long-playing sitar

    Ustad Abdul Halim Jaffer Khan is a living legend, and one among the trinity of Sitar maestros including the late Pandit Ravi Shankar and the late Ustad Vilayat Khansaheb. To mark his 85th birthday on February 23, stalwarts like Pandit Shivkumar Sharma and Shubha Mudgal will perform at a tribute concert. Soma Das caught up with the down-to-earth Ustad for a candid tete-a-tete

    Feb 22, 2013, 10:46 IST
  • The Ustad and the long-playing sitar

    Ustad Abdul Halim Jaffer Khan is a living legend, and one among the trinity of Sitar maestros including the late Pandit Ravi Shankar and the late Ustad Vilayat Khansaheb. To mark his 85th birthday on February 23, stalwarts like Pandit Shivkumar Sharma and Shubha Mudgal will perform at a tribute concert. Soma Das caught up with the down-to-earth Ustad for a candid tete-a-tete

    Feb 20, 2013, 11:05 IST
  • Together we stand

    What could have been a bigger tribute to the late musical genius Pandit Ravi Shankar than the fact that his two talented daughters went up together to accept his posthumous Lifetime Achievement award at the Grammys?

    Feb 12, 2013, 07:48 IST
  • "Dad always wanted me to play in India"

    Norah Jones, daughter of sitar maestro late Pandit Ravi Shankar, a critically acclaimed and commercially successful artiste, is set to cast a magic spell as she embarks on her maiden Indian tour. The Grammy Award winning artiste will headline at A Summer's Day � a one-day festival in Mumbai in March, which will feature two stages � the Main Stage and the Think Pink stage, to create awareness about breast cancer. In an email interview with Ruchika Kher, the 33-year-old gets ca

    Feb 08, 2013, 01:00 IST
  • Legends on reel

    The film screenings to take place at the Films Division, today, will give Indian Classical music lovers a rare opportunity to understand the lives of two of India's greatest musicians � Pandit Ravi Shankar and Ustad Bismillah Khan

    Dec 22, 2012, 09:40 IST
  • Big B recalls Ravi Shankar's first, last call

    Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who is grieving the demise of Pandit Ravi Shankar, says he was puzzled to receive the sitar maestro's call for the first time a week before the music legend's demise. He never knew it would be his last

    Dec 14, 2012, 08:30 IST
  • Maestro. Memories. Music.

    Legends, icons and contemporaries across different genres reminisce their time spent with the God of Sitar � Pandit Ravi Shankar

    Dec 13, 2012, 09:59 IST
  • Ravi Shankar to receive lifetime achievement Grammy award

    Legendary sitar maestro Pandit Ravi Shankar would receive the lifetime achievement Grammy award, organisers of the top music award announced today

    Dec 13, 2012, 09:43 IST
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