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Kishori Amonkar

A spiritual journey

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

05 Apr 2019 12:19 AM

The musical perfectionist

She always only wore one favourite sari for concerts; she believed the sari retained the vibes of the concert, was auspicious.

10 Jul 2017 1:17 AM

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

Amonkar: The singer with an angel’s voice

Born in Kaliaganj in Malda district of West Bengal, his hilly hometown and the countryside has had a profound impact on his work.

07 Apr 2017 2:17 AM

An unmatched original singer

Artists and fans were united in acknowledging the impact Amonkar has had on their lives for decades.

05 Apr 2017 1:22 AM


Tabla player calls her an ‘unpredictable’ genius

Raag Bhoop was her specialty and she thrived when she sang, especially the alaap.

05 Apr 2017 1:20 AM

A stickler for bhava in raga

Kishori Amonkar sang thumri and bhajan but realised her soul was committed to sur.

05 Apr 2017 12:52 AM

Kishoritai Amonkar in sync with divine tunes

Actor Amol Palekar recounts his time with the doyenne while documenting her life story in the documentary, Bhinna Shadja.

05 Apr 2017 12:36 AM

Lata Mangeshkar, others mourn Kishori Amonkar's loss with heartfelt posts

The legendary singer took to Twitter to say that her death is a huge loss to Hindustani classical music.

04 Apr 2017 3:38 PM

'Deeply pained by her demise': Modi pays tribute to Kishori Amonkar

The PM tweeted that the works of Kishori Amonkar will always remain popular among people for years to come.

04 Apr 2017 10:05 AM


Hindustani classical vocalist Kishori Amonkar no more

She passed away in Central Mumbai on Tuesday after a brief illness at the age of 84, members of her family said.

04 Apr 2017 9:46 AM

A musical festival like no other

The Bhilwara group, though spread essentially in Rajasthan and Himachal Pradesh, has its corporate office in Noida.

03 Apr 2017 1:39 AM