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Ravi Shankar could not withstand surgery, says family
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Ravi Shankar could not withstand surgery, says family

Ravi Shankar had suffered from upper-respiratory and heart issues over the past year and underwent heart-valve replacement surgery last Thursday. "Though the surgery was successful, recovery proved too difficult for him, said a statement from his family.

With age, Ravi Shankar's sitar grew smaller and lighter
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With age, Ravi Shankar's sitar grew smaller and lighter

It all began in the mid-eighties when he first contacted Sharma's family, which runs a shop by the name of 'Rikhi Ram' in New Delhi, to redesign his sitar for a concert with Zubin Mehta.

Bollywood mourns Pandit Ravi Shankar's death
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Bollywood mourns Pandit Ravi Shankar's death

Bollywood thanked sitar maestro Ravi Shankar for giving Indian instrument sitar, an international recognition.

Ravi Shankar was our Columbus (and a damn good looking one)
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Ravi Shankar was our Columbus (and a damn good looking one)

"I cannot rest on my laurels," Ravi Shankar said when he turned 90. "My mind is still young." Here's what friends, colleagues, and family had to say about the little master who never lost sight of the child within him.

Pandit Ravi Shankar: The man who took Indian music to the world
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Pandit Ravi Shankar: The man who took Indian music to the world

Labelled the 'godfather' of world music, Ravi Shankar undertook an extraordinary journey from the banks of Ganges to the heart of the west mesmerising them with Indian ragas. Here's a look at Shankar's life at a glance.

Ravi Shankar showed India’s soft power to the world
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Ravi Shankar showed India’s soft power to the world

The sitar maestro showed India’s soft power to the world – tangibly, viscerally, with flair and in stereo.

Sitar maestro Ravi Shankar passes away at 92
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Sitar maestro Ravi Shankar passes away at 92

The maestro had been admitted to the hospital a week ago due to complaints of breathing difficulties.

Twitter tributes pour in for Pandit Ravi Shankar
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Twitter tributes pour in for Pandit Ravi Shankar

As news of sitar maestro Ravi Shankar's death came in, Twitter as usual became a repository of grief, condolences, memories and tributes.

MindTree Appoints Ravi Shankar And Greg Blount To Its Leadership Team
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MindTree Appoints Ravi Shankar And Greg Blount To Its Leadership Team

Ravi Shankar joins as the Chief People Officer while Greg Blount heads the US Strategic Accounts.

Images: Pandit Ravi Shankar bids adieu to Bangalore
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Images: Pandit Ravi Shankar bids adieu to Bangalore

It was an emotional evening for music lovers in Bangalore as the music of the renowned father-daughter duo Pandit Ravi Shankar and Anoushka Shankar left everyone spell-bound.

Music maestro Ustad Sultan Khan passes away
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Music maestro Ustad Sultan Khan passes away

After Jagjit Singh and Bhupen Hazarika, another music maestro, Ustad Sultan Khan breathed his last today at the age of 71.