The Sitar goes silent
- Dec 12, 2012, 10:15 AM IST
The sad demise of sitar maestro Pandit Ravi Shankar has left everyone in grief. The legend breathed his last in San Diego, California.
On social networking sites actors, politician and well known personalities gave their condolences to the Bharat Ratna awardee.
Pandit Ravi Shanker a national treasure has "left us forever". But his music will resonate in the consciousness of the world forever!!
Sitar maestro Pandit Ravi Shankar was the legendary musician who gave new identity to Indian classical music. May his soul rest in peace.
RIP Pandit Ravi Shankar
Prime Minister condoles the passing away of Pandit Ravishankar - A national treasure and global ambassador of India's cultural heritage.
RIP Pandit Ravi Shankar... Global Indian, Genius Extraordinaire
#Ravishankar....the man who made classical...eternal.....
The world's best-known exponent of Indian music, he influenced the Beatles, and hence everything since! RIP Pt. Ravi Shankar.
RIP Pandit Ravi Shankarji surely 2012 bought an end to a lot of Legends
Our heartfelt condolences to his wife Sukanya Shankar and daughters Anoushka Shankar and Norah Jones.