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Ravi Shankar Dead

Daughter Of Legendary Musician Reveals She Was Sexually Abused As A Child

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 02.15.2013 | Celebrity

The daughter of legendary sitar player Ravi Shankar made a shocking revelation in a video message on Thursday, announcing that she was sexually abused...

In Grateful Memory of Ravi Shankar

Deborah J. Levine | Posted 02.21.2013 | Entertainment
Deborah J. Levine

On a cold night in 1966, my cousin Sam and I escaped our Harvard dorms and headed out for a small neighborhood theater in Boston.

Late Sitar Master's Legacy Endures

AP | MUNEEZA NAQVI | Posted 12.14.2012 | Entertainment

NEW DELHI -- The walls of Sanjay Sharma's music shop are lined with gleaming string instruments and old photographs of legendary musicians. Beatles G...

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.

Ravi Shankar Dies At 92

AP | HILLEL ITALIE | Posted 02.11.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK — The kids at first didn't seem to know how to respond as Ravi Shankar began his four-hour set on the final afternoon of the Monterey P...

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...