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Girija Devi

A spiritual journey

Remembering Kishori Amonkar, for whom music was much beyond entertainment.

05 Apr 2019 12:19 AM

Pandit Birju Maharaj remembers Girija Devi

The emphasis was totally on the lyrics and emotion to be conveyed.

13 Nov 2017 4:47 AM

An immortal legacy

The intensity of Girija Devi’s fluid notes will forever flow in the hearts of her students and music enthusiasts.

07 Nov 2017 12:14 AM

Ustad Amjad Ali Khan pays a tribute to thumri exponent Girija Devi

Girija was the only lady in my life who tied me rakhi every Raksha Bandhan.

31 Oct 2017 12:32 AM

Yogi Adityanath names ‘Sanskritik Sankul’ after Girija Devi

The 88-year-old classical singer and Padma Vibhushan awardee had passed away at a hospital in Kolkata following a cardiac arrest.

26 Oct 2017 5:54 AM


Music festival begins with tributes to Girija Devi

The music fest will come to a close on October 29 with performances by Pandit Jasraj and Ustad Shujaat Khan.

26 Oct 2017 5:20 AM

Queen of thumri Girija Devi: A legend is no more

Her paan-stained teeth were visible every time she smiled while gliding through the notes.

25 Oct 2017 1:06 AM

Thumri queen Girija Devi passes away at 88

A legendary singer of the "Benaras gharana" had received Padma Shri in 1972, Padma Bhushan in 1989 and the Padma Vibhushan in 2016.

24 Oct 2017 11:34 PM

Remembering the musical genius Kishori Amonkar

A few years earlier, Kishori Amonkar had insisted on paying a musical tribute to on Girija Devi’s 85th birthday celebration in Varanasi.

08 May 2017 5:21 AM