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Google pays tribute to Ravi Shankar

Google has paid tribute to late musician Pandit Ravi Shankar on his 96th birth anniversary

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Publish Date: Apr 7 2016 12:42PM | Updated Date: Apr 7 2016 12:51PM

Google pays tribute to Ravi Shankar

Google has paid tribute to late musician Pandit Ravi Shankar on his 96th birth anniversary on Thursday by a doodle with a sitar as the centrepiece.

 
He was one of the best-known 20th century exponents of the sitar.
 
Doodle has letters GOOGLE in form of a creeping plant with a sitar standing upright towards the right.
 
Ravi Shankar was awarded the Bharat Ratna, India's highest civilian honour, in 1999. He died on December 11, 2012.