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Synonyms for Shankar

Indian sitar player who popularized classical Indian music in the West (born in 1920)


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In 2005, Shankar released her self-produced breakthrough album 'Rise', which earned her a second Grammy nomination, and became the first Indian artist to perform at the Grammy Awards.
The iconic song from 1951 'Awaara' features the legendary actor Raj and the music of the song was composed by Shankar Jaikishan.
Through extensive interviews and vivid detail gained at bees from 2013 to 2018, Shankar, a professor of anthropology and Asian-American Studies at Northwestern University and the mother of two Gen Z children, describes this reality and addresses the debate.
Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah and Mohammed Shami will be the three specialist pacers, with Hardik Pandya and Shankar providing seam-bowling options.
Shankar also upped the bar of expectation after the eight-episode second season received positive response from the audience.
A protege of William Rothenstein (1872-1945) and Anna Pavlova (1881-1931), Shankar had no formal training in Indian dance or music; he had studied visual art at the Jamsetjee Jeejeebhoy School of Art in Bombay and Royal College of Art in London.
The Dukhtaran-e-Millat Chairperson, Aasiya Andrabi in a statement hit out at Sri Ravi Shankar for misleading Kashmiri people.
In reply to lawyer Gooi Soon Seng representing Siti Aisyah, one of the accused from Indonesia, during cross-examination, Shankar said the police had recorded statements from all personnel in his department, himself included, but none of them was charged in regard to the incident.
Shankar is said to have plans to join JPMorgan India's (NYSE: JPM) investment banking team as MD.
When Shankar realised that he won't make it through, he went up to his wife Amiri Devi and bit her hands saying he loved her very much and wanted to depart this world together.
UMB Financial Corporation (Nasdaq:UMBF) revealed on Wednesday that Ram Shankar has been appointed as its chief financial officer (CFO).
In protest of the suppression of the female voice, Shankar has enlisted a slew of female guest artists on Land of Gold.
Shankar, aged 57, Group Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Americas has resigned from Standard Chartered to pursue other interests, after a successful career at the bank spanning 13 years.
Yusif Muhammad Sadiq, the Kurdistan Parliament Speaker, received a delegation headed by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, the chief of Art for Living Organization.
Directed by Shankar, "I" is deemed as a romantic action thriller.