Home»National»Top Stories»Sitar Maestro Pandit Ravi Shankar Passes Away

Sitar maestro Pandit Ravi Shankar passes away

Dailybhaskar.com   |  Dec 12, 2012, 09:21AM IST
New Delhi: Sitar maestro Pandit Ravi Shankar passed away in San Diego on Tuesday. He was 92. 
 
Reports say he was suffering from a respiratory disease and breathed his last at 4.30pm (Pacific local time) at a La Jolla hospital in the US while undergoing treatment.

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said,  "An era has passed away with Pt. Ravishankar. The nation joins me to pay tributes to his unsurpassable genius, his art and his humility."
 
 
 
Ganesh Chaturthi Photo Contest
Your Opinion
 
To post this comment you must log in

Login/Connect with:
OR
Fill in your details
 
 

Will be displayed

 
 

Will be displayed

 
Code:
2 + 7

 
Advertisement
Ganesh Chaturthi Photo Contest

Top News

 
Advertisement
 
 
 
 
 

Photogallery