Bollywood mourns Pt Ravi Shankar’s death

Pt Ravi Shankar

“National treasure”, “Indian classical music’s chief ambassador”, and “god of music” is how Bollywood remembered sitar maestro Ravi Shankar, who passed way Tuesday. They also thanked him for giving Indian instrument sitar, an international recognition.

Bollywood celebrities took to twitter and expressed their grief over his demise.

Indian Classical Music has lost its chief ambassador & India its Bharat Ratna..May God bless his soul !

The end of an era in Music.We have lost too many legends this year.. My condolences to the family..RIP Shri Pandit Ravi Shankar

RIP ….the man who made classical…eternal…..

Pandit Ravi Shanker a national treasure has “left us forever”. But his music will resonate in the consciousness of the world forever!!

This morning had an unearthly kind of beauty to it, perhaps a morning raga to celebrate the passing of Ravi Shankar. RIP

Pt Ravi Shankar Synonym of music is no more, he has made Sitar (Indian Instrument) international with dignity n Pride, God bless his soul

Shekhar Kapur

@shekharkapur

 

Pt. Ravi Shankar’s music will live with us forever. Amazing man, Amazing artist. Amazing life, amazingly lived. Amazing creative force.

Anupam Kher

@AnupamPkher

 

Pt. Ravi Shankar’s Sitar played for our souls. His music helped us sooth our nerves. His smile was like his music- DIVINE. RIP.

dia mirza

@deespeak

 

Read, heard and revered the man and his music… Anushka will take his legacy forward…

With pt ravi shankar’s passing, passes an era. first heard him as a kid in 1980. he leaves us all permanently enriched.

The world’s best-known exponent of Indian music, he influenced the Beatles, and hence everything since! RIP Pt. Ravi Shankar.

Only mortal connection some people have with this world is their birth. Then they LIVE FOREVER. Thanks for living forever Pt Ravi Shankar.

The god of Music,who live his Life as inspiration in d music world,he was rare. Pt Ravi Shankar’s DEMISE.may god bless his soul.RIP.

Saddened by the loss of brilliance. RIP Pt Ravi Shankar ji. The sitar maestro will be missed. Strength to the family.

Ravi Shankar the maestro has begun his journey to the stars what this man did for Indian music globally is something to remember

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