Amul pays tribute to music composer Vanraj Bhatia
New Delhi [India], May 7 (ANI): Dairy brand Amul paid tribute to winner Padma Shri Vanraj Bhatia on Friday, who died at the age of 93 on Friday.
Amul shared the new cartoon featuring the famous music composer in a monochromatic post on Twitter tonight.
The doodle features Bhatia sitting next to a piano and creating magical music with her fingers on the keys of the instrument. It features the late composer in a room as the sound of the music spreads through the closed area.
In honor of the famous music composer, the dairy brand wrote: “You have created a manthan of melodies. Vanraj Bhatia 1927-2021. The veteran musician is said to have struggled with poor health and financial constraints.
According to reports, his health has deteriorated further in the past two months. He died at his home.
The legendary composer won the National Film Award for Best Music for Govind Nihalani’s “Tamas” in 1988 and the Padma Shri in 2012. He carved his place with his distinct notes in the 70s and 80s in the music circuit. art cinema.
Born May 31, 1927 in Mumbai, Bhatia studied Western classical music at the Royal Academy of Music in London and at the Paris Conservatory. He returned to India in 1959 and began working as a reader in Western Musicology at the University of Delhi.
He was also one of the pioneers of spiritual music with albums such as Bhagavad Gita and Anant. He had over 7,000 advertising jingles to his credit. In 1972, Bhatia composed the background music for her first film by Shyam Benegal, “Ankur”.
His television compositions included “Khandan”, “Tamas”, “Wagle Ki Duniya”, “Naqab”, “Lifeline” and “Banegi Apni Baat”, but his most iconic compositions for television were for “Bharat Ek Khoj”. (ANI)