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Pandit Jasraj passed away at 90, but his legacy will nourish India for centuries to come.
Updated on Aug 23, 2020 09:15 PM IST
Hindustan Times |Nandita Puri
A true scholar and a treasure-house of Ragas, Pandit Jasraj was a great composer, scholar and performer
Updated on Aug 20, 2020 08:27 PM IST
Pandit Jasraj funeral: Legendary vocalist gets state funeral in Mumbai, Sanjay Leela Bhansali pays tribute
Classical singer Pandit Jasraj’s last rites were performed in Mumbai on Thursday. He got a state funeral and his body was clad in the Tricolour.
Updated on Aug 20, 2020 06:33 PM IST
Hindustan Times | HT Entertainment Desk
Pandit Jasraj’s body reached Mumbai from New Jersey on Wednesday. He died of cardiac arrest on Monday.
Updated on Aug 19, 2020 02:50 PM IST
Pt Jasraj spread the magic of classical singing across the world. He visited and performed in a large number of countries.
Updated on Aug 19, 2020 10:30 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Varanasi |HT Correspondent | Edited by Sparshita Saxena
Mainstreaming classical Indian music, with community participation, will be his lasting contribution and legacy
Updated on Aug 18, 2020 07:36 PM IST
Defying categories, he was among the finest cultural treasures of India
Published on Aug 18, 2020 07:24 PM IST
Hindustan Times | HT Correspondent
Singer Shweta Pandit, grand niece of the late Pandit Jasraj talks about the legend and the man behind the voice
Updated on Aug 18, 2020 06:47 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | HT Correspondent
Pandit Jasraj died in New Jersey on Monday. His body will reach India on August 20, said granddaughter Shweta Pandit.
Updated on Aug 19, 2020 01:59 PM IST
Pandit Jasraj’s love of music really did transcend. The proponent of the Mewati Gharana made his debut as a tabla artist in 1937. His first concert as a vocalist was in the darbar of King Tribhuvan Bik Bikram Shah of Nepal in 1952; he was 22.
Updated on Aug 18, 2020 05:54 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai |Vanessa Viegas
One of India’s greatest music legends, Pandit Jasraj died on Monday following a cardiac arrest at his home in New Jersey, US.
Published on Aug 17, 2020 11:20 PM IST
New Delhi |Press Trust of India | Posted by Arpan Rai
“Pt Jasraj was a ‘Yug Purush’ in Hindustani Classical Music. While taking Hindustani classical music to dizzying heights, he made special efforts to bring it closer to the common man. He was very open to accepting new streams and innovative ideas in music,” Koshyari said in an official statement.
Published on Aug 17, 2020 11:16 PM IST
New Delhi |Asian News International | Posted by Arpan Rai
Singer Shweta Pandit shares happy memories with grandfather Pandit Jasraj: ‘Good bye my precious dadu’
Singer Shweta Pandit has shared a heartfelt note for her grandfather and Padma Vibhushan Pandit Jasraj who passed away on Monday.
Updated on Aug 17, 2020 10:15 PM IST
The Ninety-year old Indian classical music doyen died on Monday following a cardiac arrest at his home in New Jersey.
Published on Aug 17, 2020 10:01 PM IST
Thiruvananthapuram |Press Trust of India | Posted by Arpan Rai
RIP Pandit Jasraj: Rekha Bhardwaj, Kailash Kher share condolences, say ‘our music world is deserted’
Several singers, musicians, filmmakers and actors have expressed grief on the death of classical vocalist Pandit Jasraj on Monday.
Updated on Aug 17, 2020 09:08 PM IST
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Updated on Aug 17, 2020 09:00 PM IST
Hindustan Times |hindustantimes.com
With a career spanning over 80 years, Pandit Jasraj was a recipient of various prestigious awards and honours including Padma Shri (1975), Padma Bhushan (1990) and Padma Vibhushan (2000).
Updated on Aug 17, 2020 08:43 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Delhi | Saumya Sharma
When Pandit Jasraj performed in his first concert, was awarded 5000 gold coins by Nepal king: ‘I was shocked and almost fainted’
Throwback: Pandit Jasraj had performed in front of Nepal King Tribhuwan Bir Bikram Shah in 1952 and couldn’t believe his prize money.
Updated on Aug 17, 2020 07:45 PM IST
Indian classical vocalist Pandit Jasraj died on Monday following a cardiac arrest at his home in New Jersey, his daughter Durga Jasraj said. He was 90.
Updated on Aug 17, 2020 07:23 PM IST
New Delhi |Press Trust of India | Posted by: Alfea Jamal
Condoling the demise of musical maestro Pandit Jasraj, PM Modi said, “Not only were his renditions outstanding, he also made a mark as an exceptional mentor to several other vocalists.”
Updated on Aug 17, 2020 07:08 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |hindustantimes.com | Edited by Arpan Rai
With musical career spanning over 80 years, Pandit Jasraj was awarded with honours such as Padma Shri, Padma Bhushan and Padma Vibhushan.
Updated on Aug 17, 2020 07:55 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |hindustantimes.com | Edited by Niyati Singh
Pandit Jasraj on turning 90, teaching music through Skype: ‘I don’t like when people say woh zamaana achha tha’
Pandit Jasraj doesn’t agree with the belief that the older times were better. He uses Skype to teach students and watches movies online with his granddaughter.
Updated on Jan 28, 2020 06:01 PM IST
Press Trust of India, Mumbai | HT Correspondent
As the legendary vocalist turns 90, a look at how he has pushed for equality through art, lives a life of respect for all forms, and now has a planet named after him.
Updated on Jan 20, 2020 07:06 PM IST
Hindustan Times |Vanessa Viegas
Sitar player and composer Anoushka Shankar says she was overwhelmed after a minor planet was named after her in 2017.
Updated on Oct 05, 2019 02:19 PM IST
Hindustan Times | , New DelhiRadhika Bhirani
Christened ‘Panditjasraj (300128)’, the minor planet 2006 VP32 was discovered on November 11, 2006, by the Catalina Sky Survey, a NASA-funded project.
Updated on Sep 30, 2019 08:27 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | Snehal Fernandes
Among those who have issued the joint statement are Shankar Mahadevan, Triloki Nath Mishra, Koena Mitra, Anuradha Paudwal and Hans Raj Hans.
Updated on Apr 10, 2019 06:44 PM IST
Press Trust of India, New Delhi |Press Trust of India
Catch a concert and presentation on his journey from tabla player to legendary classical vocalist.
Published on Mar 11, 2019 02:14 PM IST