Pandit Jasraj Passes Away: The world of Indian classical music has received a major setback today. Pandit Jasraj, a veteran of classical music, has passed away. At the age of 90, Pandit Jasraj said goodbye to this world forever. Pandit has died in New Jersey, USA. His daughter Durga Jasraj gave this information.
While giving the news of the death of Pandit Jasraj, his daughter Durga Jasraj told that, ‘With great sorrow we have to inform that Sangeet Martand Pandit Jasraj in New Jersey, USA, at 5:15 am due to his cardiac arrest. Took breath Along with this, he said that we pray that Lord Krishna would lovingly welcome him to heaven where now Pandit ji Om Namo Bhagavate Vasudevaya will sing only for his beloved God. We pray that his soul always find peace in music ‘.
Pandit Jasraj belonged to the Mewati Gharana. He learned music from his father. From the age of 14, he started learning music. Jasrat used to practice about 14 hours a day. Pandit Jasraj has been honored with Padma Vibhushan, Padma Shri Sangeet Natak Academy Award, Marwar Sangeet Ratna Award etc. during his lifetime. The departure of Pandit Jasraj is a major emptiness for the world of music. After his death, the fans are quite emotional and describe it as the end of an era. See how Pandit is paying tribute to the fans on social media.