• Famous Musicians
    Genre(s) Indian classical music Occupation(s) Tabla Instrument(s) Tabla Years active 1963 - present Label(s) HMV Ustad Zakir Hussain (Hindi: ज़ाकिर हुसैन, Urdu: زاکِر حسین), (born 9 March 1951), is an Indian tabla player, musical producer, film actor and soundtrack composer. Contents [hide] ...
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  • Nehru
    Alma mater | Trinity College, Cambridge | Profession | Barrister | Religion | Agnostic atheist[1][2][3] | Signature | | Jawaharlal Nehru (Hindi/Kashmiri: जवाहरलाल नेहरू, pronounced [dʒəʋaːɦərˈlaːl ˈneːɦruː]; 14 November 1889–27 May 1964[4]) was an Indian statesman who was the first (and to date...
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  • Facebook Is a Blessing
    father, Nikollë Bojaxhiu was possibly from Prizren, Kosovo[a] while her mother was possibly from a village near Đakovica, Kosovo.[11] According to a biography by Joan Graff Clucas, in her early years Agnes was fascinated by stories of the lives of missionaries and their service in Bengal, and by age 12 was...
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  • Science Eng
    involving opinion e.g. argumentative, persuasive or interpretative text. (c) Literary passage e.g. extract from fiction, drama, poetry, essay or biography Summary - Class XII Unseen passages 1. No. of words Testing Areas 600-700 Short answer type questions to test local, global and...
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  • Inquizire -1 Prelims 1
    namom”? 16. Who is the last person to be honoured with Bharat Ratna, the highest Civilian award? a) Subhash Chandra Bose c) Ustad Bismillah Khan b) Lata Mangeshkar d) Pt. Bhimsen Joshi 17. Which book ranks as one of the most censored book by the Vatican in history, yet is translated...
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  • Hindustani Music
    all the music is serious; there are also many popular genres. The gazal is one style, which is known for it rich poetic, and romantic content. The Hindi geet which is basically just a song and undoubtedly the most popular is the film song .There are also a few genres which are oriented specifically toward...
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  • Essays
    Varanasi has also been a great center of learning for ages. Varanasi is associated with promotion of spiritualism, mysticism, Sanskrit, yoga and Hindi language and honored authors such as the ever-famous novelist Prem Chand and Tulsi Das, the famous saint-poet who wrote Ram Charit Manas. Aptly called...
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  • Ethics
    There are about 250 ragas commonly used. Indian musicians like Bhimsen Joshi, M.S. Subhalkshmi, Kishori Amonkar, Pr. Jasraj, Ustad Ajmad Ali Khan, Ustad Bismillah Kahn, Ustad Zakir Hussain, Pt. Ravi Shankar and others have contributed richly to the promotion of Indian music abroad. Folk and tribal dances...
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  • 100 Years of Indian Cinema
    and caste, hint at the importance that bhakti had acquired in the nationalist period in pre-independent India when the film was made. Director’s Biography: Vishnupant Govind Damle (14 October 1892-5 July 1945) was an Indian production designer, cinematographer, film director and sound engineer for Marathi...
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  • Shah Ruh Khan
    Shahrukh Khan (Urdu: شاہ رُخ خان, Hindi: शाहरुख़ ख़ान; born 2 November 1965), sometimes credited as Shah Rukh Khan, is an Indian film actor and a prominent Bollywood figure, as well as a film producer and television host. Khan began his career appearing in several television serials in the late 1980s...
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  • Role of Youth in Enriching and Conserving Your Cultural Heritage
    – the Carnatic and the Hindustani. Indian musicians like Bhimsen Joshi, M.S. Subhalakshmi, Kishori Amonkar, Pt. ‘Jasraj, Ustad Amjad Ali Khan, Ustad Bismillah Khan, Ustad Zakir Hussain, Pt. Ravi Shankar and others have popularized our music in India and abroad. Dance in India has an unbroken tradition...
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  • Omar Faheem
    Syed Ahmad Khan From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia | This article's lead section may not adequately summarize key points of its contents. Please consider expanding the lead to provide an accessible overview of all important aspects of the article. (November 2012) | Sir Syed Ahmed Khan سر سید...
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  • India
    loneliness, Feroze Khan, son of a grocer named Nawab Khan who supplied wines etc to Motilal Nehru’s household in Allahabad, was able to draw close to her. The then Governor of Maharashtra, Dr. Shriprakash warned Nehru, that Indira was having an illicit relation with Feroze Khan. Feroze Khan was then in England...
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  • Amir Khusrau: Life and Works
    Bughra Khan (Son of Sultan Balban, who was the governor of the fortress of Samana on the western frontier). Khusrau travelled to Lakhnauti (Bengal) with him, when Bughra Khan was invited to accompany the sultan against the rebel Tughril, who was reduced defeated after a hot chase when Bughra Khan was appointed...
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  • giya
    Akademi’s Ustad Bismillah Khan Yuva Puruskar for 2009 in ‘ Hindustani Vocal Music ‘ ? 1) Omkar Srikant Dadarkar 2) Ragini Chander Shekar 3) Abanti Chakravorty and Sukracharya Rabha 4) K. Nellai Manikandan Ans – 1   6) Who is the recepient of the Sahitya Akademi Award 2010 in Hindi Literature Category...
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  • Azhar Abbasi
    SIR SYED AHMED KHAN Early Biography Details Sir Syed Ahmed Khan was born in 1817 in Delhi. He came from a wealthy family and his father gave him high quality education. When he was 18 Sir Syed was skilled in Arabic, Persian, Mathematics and Medicine. He was also introduced as Sub-continent most...
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  • Globalisation of Entertainment Industry in India
    examples display not only the impact of global companies on the indian industries, but that of Indians on the global stage. HINDI FILM INDUSTRY Current Situation :-The Hindi film Industry popularly known as “Bollywood” is the main contributor to the Indian film industry after regional language film...
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  • Famous Women of Uttarakhand
    comitted to women's cause, She is still working with voluntary agencies in Jaunsar Bawar. Currently lives in Dehradun with a number of children. Her Biography Seven Sisters Bhagirathi Seven Sisters adventure club represents a new breed of Garhwali women. Bachhendri Pal of this club, climbed Everest...
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  • India After Gandhi
    is sadly missing. The whole Nehru era though occupying a third of the book feels shallow when compared to recent works like M.J.Akbar’s spirited biography of Nehru. The post liberalization India is given a cursory glance. To be fair to the author, his main intent is to chronicle India till 1989 from...
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  • aksay kumar biography
     Akshay Kumar Biography Showing all 22 items Jump to: Overview (4) | Mini Bio (2) | Spouse (1) | Trivia (12) | Personal Quotes (3) Overview (4) Date of Birth 9 September 1967 , Amritsar, Punjab, India Birth Name Rajiv Hari Om-Bhatia Nicknames Akki Mac Height 5' 11" (1.8 m) Mini Bio...
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