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Shan·kar

 (shän′kär, shäng′-), Ravi 1920-2012.
Indian musician and composer who popularized classical Indian music in the West.
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Shankar

(ˈʃæŋkɑː)
n
(Biography) Ravi (ˈrɑːviː). 1920–2012 Indian sitarist
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