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Begum Akhtar : From kotha to concert, an evocative journey!
Times of India

Begum Akhtar : From kotha to concert, an evocative journey!

'Yun to har sham umeedon par guzar jaati thi; Aaj kuch baat hai jo sham pe rona aaya!' One hundred years after she was born, Mallik-e-ghazal Akhtari Bai Faizabadi aka Begum Akhtar lives on as one of the most powerful voices ever, with a wealth of ... Times of India, 1 week ago
Begum Akhtar: the centennial queen, 2 weeks ago

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Unfathomable greatness

An incurable romantic, poetry suited Begum Akhtar's temperament. Saleem Kidwai Ghazal, that death-sustaining widow,/ sobs in dingy archives, hooked to you./ She wears her grief, a moon-soaked white,/ corners the sky into disbelief. The late ...
 Indian Express5 days ago
Times of India

I am a huge fan of Begum Akhtar: Shubha Mudgal

It's the best tribute I could pay her. My husband Aneesh and I constantly lis ten to Begum Saheb's ghazals and I unabashedly say that I'm a huge fan of hers," says vocalist Shubha Mudgal on being invited to sing at the birth centenary celebrations ...
 Times of India1 week ago Playlist: Best of Begum Akhtar on her 100th birth anniversary  IBN Live2 weeks ago She was a great communicator  New Delhi Pioneer2 weeks ago Ghazal time: Delhi to celebrate centennial birth anniversary of Begum Akhtar  Hindustan Times2 weeks ago

100 Years on, The Magical Voice of Begum Akhtar Still Enthralls

Wo aa rahen hai jo biimaar kii dawaa ke liye Khamosh baithe hain sab chaaraagar duaa ke liye (he is expected to arrive with a cure for my pain..and the healers quietly wait too, with their hands raised in prayer) These lines are from a ghazal ...
 New Indian Express2 weeks ago
Times of India

Silver-alloy coins on Begum Akhtar

Dear Editor, Union government has issued commemorative coins of rupees 5 and 100 to celebrate birth-centenary of famous gazal and thumri singer late Begum Akhtar. But silver-alloy coins with face-value of rupees 100 having metal-value many times ...
 Kashmir Times5 days ago Birth centenary commemoration of Be...  The Echo Of India2 weeks ago Begum Akhtar's centenary celebration begins  Deccan Herald2 weeks ago Special coins, musical tributes to mark birth centenary of Begum Akhtar  Times of India2 weeks ago

The Voice That Broke Hearts

The ghazals of Begum Akhtar retain their resonance even today. A tribute on her birth centenary Music My sister used to narrate an amusing incident from her hostel days at the medical college. As she and her fellow young doctors broke the tedium of mindless ...
 Open Magazine2 weeks ago

Begum Akhtar made India her 'deewana’

er name is synonymous with ghazals. Few singers could express longing, melancholy and unrequited love with such felicity and depth as Begum Akhtar, whose birth centenary celebrations began on Tuesday.
 Times of India2 weeks ago

‘Put Begum Akhtar’s mazaar on tourism map’

Disciples, fans, family, friends and cultural enthusiasts came together in the city on Tuesday, on the occasion of 100th birth anniversary of Begum Akhtar, the first woman music Ustad of India and Mallika-e-ghazal.
 Times of India2 weeks ago

An encounter with a legend

H Khasnobis I had a chance meeting with Begum Akhtar on a pleasant September evening in 1971 in a running train. We were a batch of twenty direct recruit probationers of the Central services proceeding from Delhi on a familiarisation tour as a ...
 The Statesman2 weeks ago

Musical tribute to the Queen of Ghazals

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Begum Akhtar Music lovers and connoisseurs are in for a treat starting Monday, as a two-day concert —Jamal-e-Begum — is being organised to celebrate the music of Begum Akhtar. Since 2014 is her birth ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago Queen of ghazal's music resonates through the ages  The Sunday Guardian1 week ago
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