World mourns maestro Ravi Shankar’s demise

12 December 2012

As the day 12/12/12 is proceeding, the world is drowsing in the sorrow of Sitar Maestro Pandit Ravishakar’s demise. The great legend who took Indian Music across the globe passed away after illness in San Diego on Tuesday. rnAs the news is spreading saddened fans are taking on the social networking sites to express sorrow. From Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to ace director and a close friend Shekhar Gupta numerous well known faces have expressed their grief on twitter. Music industry big wigs like AR Rahman, Priyanka Chopra and even actor Madhuri Dixit and director Madhur Bhandarker also tweeted their sorrow. rnBharat Ratna awardee Pandit ravi Shankar was 92-years- old and was living in California. He is also a major contender in the next Grammy Awards. rn