Indian classical music lost one of its brightest stars today, as santoor maestro Pandit Shivkumar Sharma breathed his last. He was 84.
In this interview with Nasreen Munni Kabir, Mangeshkar also lists the excuses she used to come up with as a child to avoid singing
Kalamandalam Kuttan Asan was known for his role of Dakshan
Eminent critic and connoisseur of Kerala’s performing arts, Kanjoor Krishnan Namboodiripad.
Velayudhan Nair, aka Crossbelt Mani who died on October 30 made movies that marked an era of unabashed openness in Malayalam cinema.
Culture historian and author Sunil Kothari was a living encyclopedia in the field of Indian dance.
Playing notes steeped in dignity and simplicity, TN Krishnan (1928-2020) was an exemplar of the Carnatic violin, remembers S Saketraman