Mohammed Zahur Khayyam Hashmi

Remembering Mohammed Zahur Khayyam Hashmi: In Pics

National award-winning Bollywood music composer Mohammed Zahur Khayyam Hashmi, 92, who was known only as Khayyam in his musical journey, passed away late on Monday night in a private hospital in Juhu, Mumbai following a brief illness.

Aug 20, 2019, 08:31 AM IST

Music composer Mohammed Zahur Khayyam Hashmi dies at 92; PM Modi, Lata Mangeshkar, Amitabh Bachchan and others pay tributes

Khayyam breathed his last on Monday night at a hospital in Mumbai after prolonged illnesses. He was 92. The legendary composer is being remembered for his music in films such as 'Kabhi Kabhie' and 'Umrao Jaan'.

Aug 20, 2019, 08:13 AM IST

Mohammed Zahur Khayyam Hashmi: Music maestro of classical allure

Come to think of it, even in the era when he created music in Bollywood, his adherence to classicism made Khayyam an exception. Through the sixties, seventies and eighties - his busy years - Bollywood was discovering the sound of music coming from the West.

Aug 20, 2019, 07:33 AM IST

Mohammed Zahur Khayyam Hashmi's last rites to be held at 9 am on Tuesday

Veteran music director-composer passed away at Sujoy Hospital in Juhu, Mumbai on Monday night due to age-related illness. 

Aug 20, 2019, 07:30 AM IST

Veteran Bollywood music composer Mohammed Zahur Khayyam Hashmi dead

Veteran music director-composer Mohammed Zahur Khayyam Hashmi, admired for composing music for films like 'Kabhie Kabhie' and 'Umrao Jaan,' died on Monday night in Mumbai. He breathed his last at Sujoy Hospital in Juhu, Mumbai at 9.30 pm due to age-related illness. He was admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU) of Sujoy Hospital since the last few days.

Aug 19, 2019, 22:40 PM IST

Music maestro Khayyam conferred Hridaynath Award for Lifetime Achievement

"Khayyamji is a 92-year-young man. Presenting this award to him is indeed an honour for me," said the 48-year old Fadnavis.

Oct 27, 2018, 14:52 PM IST