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Ravi Shankar Death

Ravi Shankar Was India's Columbus (And a Damn Good-Looking One)

Sandip Roy | Posted 02.11.2013 | Entertainment
Sandip Roy

Ravi Shankar was our Columbus. While one explorer came looking for India, the other took India to the world. Perhaps that's why it's only fitting, that though I grew up in India, the first time I saw him perform was not in India, but at the Kremlin in Moscow.

Indian Sitar Virtuoso Ravi Shankar Dies At 92

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 12.13.2012 | Celebrity

Sitar legend Ravi Shankar has died at the age of 92. Over the course of the past year Shankar suffered from upper-respiratory and heart issues, acc...