Ravi Shankar strums on (1920-2012)

Updated: Dec 18, 2012 15:12 IST

Sitar virtuoso Ravi Shankar has given Indian culture of one of the best gifts. The renowned musician even became a hippie musical icon of the 1960s after he introduced traditional Indian ragas to Western audiences over an eight-decade career. Here's the musical journey of the ultimate sitar maestro.
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Sitar virtuoso Ravi Shankar has given Indian culture of one of the best gifts. The renowned musician even became a hippie musical icon of the 1960s after he introduced traditional Indian ragas to Western audiences over an eight-decade career. Here's the musical journey of the ultimate sitar maestro.

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