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begum akhtar

Awadh’s last royal singer passes away

Years later, when Begum Akhtar, also known as Akhtari Bai Faizabadi, heard her, she immediately took her under her guidance.

13 May 2018 5:24 AM

Dance and music is like painting in motion

He also made the most of the opportunity by bringing together onstage Pt. Ajoy Chakraborty and Pt. Birju Maharaj.

24 Jan 2018 12:11 AM

Shashi was rock solid during crisis, says Shabana Azmi

Shashiji was born to his mother after her child-rearing years, and she was embarrassed to find herself pregnant.

06 Dec 2017 12:04 AM

Inspired by memories

As Tajdar Junaid tries to encompass all his inspirations into his music, he keeps his ears open to all sorts of sounds.

17 Oct 2017 6:46 AM

Begum Akhtar gets special Google Doodle on 103rd birth anniversary

It sees her playing a sitar at the centre, with fans all around applauding her art.

07 Oct 2017 11:12 AM