October 19, 2016

Legendary Assamese Singer Mihir Bordoloi Remembered

A legendary singer, late Mihir Bordoloi had been a great influence on Assamese modern music. The versatile artiste possessed a voice of extraordinary range and clarity that continues to appeal to all ages. The 82nd birth anniversary of this enormously gifted singer was recently observed at Gitayan, a music school founded by him at Jorpukhuri Par, Guwahati.

At the function, the artistes from Vivekananda Kendra presented Ganesh Vandana, Krishna Vandana, Shiv Vandana, and Bhajans based on Bhagawat Gita. A few singers from Gitayan, including Binita Sarma, Bobita Das, Eva Bhattacharya, Minali Barman, besides the acting principal of the institute and prominent singer Dimbeswar Das presented songs of Mihir Bordoloi. The function started with the lighting of the traditional lamp by Kamalini Bordoloi.


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