[PHOTOS] Music legend Pandit Jasraj's final rites: Family, pals, well-wishers pay final respects

by Jeremy Spirogis
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[PHOTOS] Music legend Pandit Jasraj’s final rites& 

The yr 2020 is slowly and steadily taking manner all of the gems of the nation. While we’re dropping some as a result of world coronavirus pandemic, some are respiration their final resulting from well being points. After Irrfan Khan, Rishi Kapoor, Wajid Khan, and Sushant Singh Rajput, on August 17, music maestro Pandit Jasraj breathed his final in New Jersey, United States. The information unfold like a shock wave and the movie business paid emotional tributes to the legend. He handed away resulting from cardiac arrest on the age of 90. 

Not simply the business pals and colleagues, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President of India Ram Nath Kovind additionally took to social media to pen condolences. Pandit Jasraj’s mortal stays had been delivered to India by his household on August 19 and in the course of the media interplay, his daughter Durga Jasraj confirmed that the cremation will happen at Pawan Hans Crematorium, SV Road, Vile Parle (West) with full state honours and a 21-gun salute. 

Today, his household, pals, and admirers are paying their final respects to pandit Jasraj’s mortal stays. His mortal stays are saved for the Antim Darshan at his Versova residence. With flower ornament throughout, Pandit Jasraj’s physique is saved for his followers to pay their respects. 

Check out images of Pandit Jasraj’s Antim Darshan:

In a profession span of 80 years, Pandit Jasraj was awarded a number of prestigious awards together with, Padma Shri, Padma Bhushan and Padma Vibhushan. Did you realize, in 2019, the International Astronomical Union (IAU) named a minor planet 2006 VP32 (quantity – 300128) as Panditjasraj?


Salim Merchant had tweeted, “Sangeet Martand Pandit Jasraj ji has left us.. his voice & music has inspired & left a deep impact on the history of Indian classical music. Om Shanti #RIPPanditJasraj.”

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