Padma Vibhushan Pandit Jasraj passed away today. He reportedly breathed his last in the US city of New Jersey. Let us tell you that Pandit Yashraj was 90 years old and one of the most famous classical singers in India.
Padma Vibhushan Pandit Jasraj dies in New Jersey, USA at the age of 90 pic.twitter.com/NlJFJzhF7WAdvertisement
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He belonged to the Mewati family
Pandit Jasraj belonged to the Mewati family. Please say that Mewati Gharana is a music school. The school is known for its ‘Khyal’ acting. Pandit Jasraj started singing at the age of 14. At the age of 22, he set foot on the first stage and performed the music of the first stage of life.
Narendra Modi tweeted
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has expressed grief over the news of Pandit Jasraj’s death. He said that the unfortunate death of Pandit Jasraj had left a deep scar on the Indian cultural scene. Not only was his performances outstanding, he identified many more singers as an extraordinary guru made sympathetic to his family and fans around the world.
The unfortunate death of Pandit Jasraj Zia has left a deep void in Indian culture. Not only was his writing outstanding, he was also an exceptional mentor to a number of vocalists. Condolences to his family and fans around the world. Om Shanti. pic.twitter.com/6bIgIoTOYB
– Narendra Modi (NarendraModi) August 17, 2020