Rest in Peace – Pandit Ravi Shankar Ji


Ravi Shankar was born Robindro Shaunkor Chowdhury on April 7, 1920 in Varanasi. He was nominated to the Rajya Sabha from 1986 to 1992. He was awarded Bharat Ratna in 1999.

The sitar exponent, perhaps could be known as India`s musical ambassador and was accountable for making Native indian traditional songs well-known in the Western.

A three-time Grammy-award winner, Pandit Ravi Shankar was nominated for a Grammy award for 2013 too. And was active as a professional musician till the end of his life.

Here is some divine sounds poured from his Sitar.

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