Ravi Shankar death: Indian music has been orphaned today, says Javed Akhtar

He could easily be called the last word in Indian classical music. Sitar maestro Pandit Ravi Shankar was known as the global ambassador of Indian classical music whose music transcended borders.

Sitar maestro Pandit Ravi Shankar no more

Legendary musician Pandit Ravi Shankar passed in San Diego on Tuesday. He was 92.

Ravi Shankar was a national treasure: PM

Pandit Ravi Shankar was a global ambassador of India`s cultural heritage and a national treasure, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said.