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Our best birthday wishes for Ajay Pohankar (born Jan 28, 1948)

Posted by ElJay Arem (IMC OnAir) on January 28, 2013


Ajay Pohankar (born 28 Jan 1948)

Ajay Pohankar is quite popular for his classical concerts. He is known for the musical video, Piya Bawari. He also interacted with legendary vocalist, Ustad Amir Khan, who used to frequent his house when he was young.

Ajay Pohankar (Marathi: अजय पोहणकर) was born in JabalpurMadhya Pradesh. He had his initial tutelage under his mother Sushilabai Pohankar, a classical vocalist and a musicologist of Kirana gharana.

Ajay Pohankar is married to Anjali Pohankar, a vocalist and musicologist. They have a son, Abhijit Pohankar, a classical instrumentalist.

In 2010, he was awarded the Tansen Samman for the year 2009-10 by the Government of Madhya Pradesh

(Source: 01/2013 –

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