The broken couple is left alone! Zakir Hussain looked emotional near the funeral pyre of dear friend Shiv Kumar Sharma
Desk : Santoor player Shivkumar Sharma, one of the country’s famous classical musicians, passed away on Tuesday. He died of a heart attack on 10 May at his residence in Pali Hill. He breathed his last at the age of 83. On May 11, he was cremated with full state honors in the presence of the entire family and close friends. During this, many veterans of the entertainment world were also present there.
See also Shivkumar Sharma’s poverty and tabla player friend Zakir Hussain present there during this time. Zakir Hussain looks very emotional and a picture of him is becoming very viral on social media. In fact, Zakir Hussain is looking very inconsolable while looking at the burning pyre of Pandit Shivkumar Sharma. Zakir Hussain in white kurta pyjama gets very emotional seeing his friend’s burning pyre.
This picture of him was shared by Sanjukta Choudhary from his Twitter handle and wrote in the caption, Ustad Zakir Hussain at the funeral of Pandit Shivkumar Sharma, bidding farewell to a friend of many decades. Together, the two created magic on the stage many times. Never seen a more touching picture than this.
Apart from this picture, a picture of Hussain giving shoulder to the dead body of Pandit Shivkumar Sharma is becoming quite viral. Seeing the logged in pictures, different types of comments are being made, some are telling the example of secularism and some are telling the true picture of the country. One user commented and wrote that whatever the religion is, it has nothing to do with music. When the tune touched the heart, it turned into a jugalbandi. The same user wrote that he is not ready to leave… even at the last minute! This is pure love, respect and bondage.