• Famous Musicians
    !] Bismillah Khan From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to: navigation, search For the Afghan General, see Bismillah Khan Mohammadi. Bismillah Khan Ustad Bismillah Khan at Concert in 1964 Background information Birth name Qamaruddin Born March 21, 1916 Origin India Died August...
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  • Nehru
    ) · Chidambaram Subramaniam (1998) · Jayaprakash Narayan (1998) · Ravi Shankar (1999) · Amartya Sen (1999) · Gopinath Bordoloi (1999) · Lata Mangeshkar (2001) · Bismillah Khan (2001) · Bhimsen Joshi (2008) | | | | | Persondata | Name | Nehru, Jawaharlal | Alternative names | | Short...
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  • Facebook Is a Blessing
    ) * Live in London, Vol. 2 (September 2000) ------------------------------------------------- [edit]Biographies * Bismillah Khan: the shehnai maestro, by Neeraja Poddar. Rupa & Co., 2004. ISBN 81-291-0351-6. * Monograph on Shehnai maestro Bismillah Khan, by Neena Jha, Shivnath Jha, Alok Jain...
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    became famous as a shehnai player in Varanasi. His father Bachai Khan was the official shehnai player of Keshav Prasad Singh, the Maharaja of the erstwhile Dumaraon estate, Bismillah used to accompany him. For Bishmillah Khan, the connection to music began at a very early age. By his teens, he had...
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  • 100 Years of Indian Cinema
    disapproves of her sons conduct and shoots him dead as he is carrying away the moneylenders daughter. Director’s Biography: Mehboob Khan was born as Mehboob Khan Ramzan Khan in Bilimora, Gujarat in Gandevi Taluka of Navsari District, Gujarat. Mehboob Khan was a pioneer, producer-director of Hindi...
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  • Ethics
    derive their rules from the classical threatises Natya Shastra of Bharata and Sangeet Ratnakar by Sarangdeva. 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...
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  • Essay
    ) * Gulzarilal Nanda (1997) * Aruna Asaf Ali (1997) * M. S. Subbulakshmi (1998) * Chidambaram Subramaniam (1998) * Jayaprakash Narayan (1998) * Ravi Shankar (1999) * Amartya Sen (1999) * Gopinath Bordoloi (1999) * Lata Mangeshkar (2001) * Bismillah Khan (2001) * Bhimsen Joshi (2008...
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  • Inquizire -1 Prelims 1
    ) 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 more often and into more languages than any other book and has outsold every book in the history of...
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  • Essays
    renowned Sitar maestro and Ustad Bismillah Khan, (the famous Shehnai player) are all sons of the blessed city or have lived here for major part of their lives...
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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...
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  • Role of Youth in Enriching and Conserving Your Cultural Heritage
    are two major schools of classical music – 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...
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  • Omar Faheem
    the people was not listened to"[citation needed] ------------------------------------------------- Advocacy of Urdu[edit] See also: Hindi-Urdu controversy Sir Syed Ahmed Khan in Punjab The onset of the Hindi-Urdu controversy of 1867 saw the emergence of Sir Syed as a political leader of the...
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    Gandhi. It had nothing to do with change of religion from Islam to Hinduism. It was just a case of a change of name by an affidavit. And so Feroze Khan became Feroze Gandhi, though it is an inconsistent name like Bismillah Sarma. Both changed their names to fool the public of India. When they returned...
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  • giya
    of the following received Sangeet Natak 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...
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  • Lata Mangeskar
    introduced to music director Vasant Desai during the recording of Vinayak's second Hindi-language movie, Subhadra (1946). Following the partition of India in 1947, Ustad Amanat Ali Khan Bhendibazaarwale migrated to newly formed Pakistan, so Mangeshkar started to learn classical music under Amanat Khan...
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  • Amir Khusrau: Life and Works
    some time when his relations with the Malik became slightly strained, Khusrau attached himself to the court of 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...
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  • Hindustani Music
    . The bansuri and shehnai (wind instruments) are equally well-known in Hindustani music. The pakhavaj is similar to the mridangam in Carnatic music and it predates the tabla. The maestros have become synonymous with musical instruments like Ustad Bismillah Khan (shehnai), Pandit Ravi Shankar (sitar...
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  • Famous Women of Uttarakhand
    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 in 1984. Nine years later, she led an...
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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...
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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...
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