Jashn-E-Youngistan 2018 honoured violinsts Ragini Shankar and Nandini Shankar

New Delhi, Nov 24: Indian violinists Ragini Shankar and Nandini Shankar were awarded News24's Jashn-E-Youngistan 2018. Ragini Shankar and Nandini Shankar are accomplished Indian violinists who perform Hindustani Classical Music and Fusion. Nandini She began her training at the age of 3 and gave her first public performance as an 8-year-old. She gave her first full-fledged solo performance at the age of 13. Ragini began her training at the age of 4 and gave her first public performance as an 11-year-old. She plays the violin in the Gayaki Ang.

Their grandmother M Rajam's research has brought a new dimension to the Hindustani violin tradition, and has won her numerous awards as well as the nickname the “singing violin”. She has passed down her art to her daughter Sangeeta Shankar, and to her granddaughters, Ragini Shankar and Nandini Shankar. 

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