Awards & Achievements

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  • Sangeet Natak Akademi Award in 2002 from Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Sangeet Mahasamman by

Govt. Of West Bengal in 2017

  • Kailas Lalitkala Hanumant Award by Murari Bapuji in 2010

 

  • Asian Paints Siromani Puroskar , 1995

 

  • Taal Rishi Samman , Aurangabad , Govt. Of Maharashtra

 

  • Taal Samrat by Ustad Amir Hussain Khan Foundation , Mumbai , 1991

 

  • "Best Performer of the year" by All India Music Critics Association , 1997 Swar Sagar Puroskar , Maharashtra Municipal Corporation , 2005

  • Naad Nidhi Award by Sri Ganapati Swami , Mysore , 2012

  • American Association of Performing Artist Award

 

  •  "Distinguished Leadership Award"by The American Biographical Institute , 1998

  • Sarad Samman by Sri Priyoranjan Dasmunshi , in Kolkata

Bharat Sanskriti Award , 2019

 

  • "Lifetime Achievement Award" by Pracheen Kala Kendra , from the Governor of Punjab, 2018

  • Performed in Rashtrapati Bhavan , Delhi , when US President Mr. Barrack Obama visited India in November 2010

  • Contributed his Music for donation programmes and fund raising programmes for homeless people , cancer hospital , blood donation camps , The Prime Minister's Relief Fund and other State Funds too .

 

  • Ustad Bade Ghulam Ali Khan Lifetime Achievement Award by Govt. Of Telangana, 2018

 

  • Bharat ke Sangeet Ratna Award by Art & Culture , World Culture School of Music, 2015

 

  • Rashtreeya Sangeet Puroshkar of legendary musician Pt. Gururao Deshpande , Bengaluru , 2017

 

  • Honored by California Legislature Assembly in 2014 for promoting India's rich heritage