Kathak legend Pandit Birju Maharaj passes away at 83
The Times of India Mumbai|January 18, 2022
Legendary Kathak exponent Pt Birju Maharaj,who took the traditional Indian dance form tothe world, died at his home in Delhi in the early hours of Monday.

Legendary Kathak exponent Pt Birju Maharaj,who took the traditional Indian dance form tothe world, died at his home in Delhi in the early hours of Monday. He would have been 84 next month. Maharaj ji, as he was popularly known, died surrounded by his family and disciples. He had been suffering from a kidney ailment and was under dialysis treatment for the last month due to diabetes.

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