New Delhi: The mortal stays of legendary classical vocalist Pandit Jasraj, who died in the US on Monday, will arrive in Mumbai on Wednesday afternoon. Soon after finishing the formalities at the airport, the relatives will consider him to their Mumbai property for a darshan and puja at four pm. Pandit Jasraj died at the age of 90 due to a cardiac arrest in his New Jersey residence.
On Monday, a number of individuals gathered at the Highland Park Funeral Dwelling in New Jersey to shell out their final respects to music maestro.
“As our nation mourns the death of the legend, we are creating certain to help the relatives to consider back the mortal stays to India, so that he can be place to rest in the finest feasible method,” Randhir Jaiswal, Consul Common New York, informed information company ANI.
Pandit Jasraj was in the United States when the coronavirus-induced lockdown was enforced in India and he made a decision to keep back.
Pandit Jasraj was one particular of India’s biggest music legends. Born in 1930 in Haryana, the celebrated classical singer presented the Mewati Gharana to the international music connoisseur. He had a musical profession of about 80 many years and was a recipient of different prestigious awards and honours, together with Padma Shri, Padma Bhushan and Padma Vibhushan.
Soon after Pandit Jasraj’s demise, a statement by his daughter Durga Jasraj explained:
“With profound grief, we inform, that Sangeet Martand Pandit Jasraj Ji breathed his final this morning at five:15 am EST due to a cardiac arrest, a property in New Jersey, USA. Might Lord Krishna welcome him lovingly as a result of the doors of heaven, exactly where Pandit Ji will now sing Om Namo Bhagwate Vasudevaya solely just for his beloved Lord.”
“We pray that his soul rests in eternal musical peace. Thank you for your ideas and prayers. Pandit Jasraj ji’s relatives, and the college students of Mewati Gharana.”
(With company inputs)