Icons from the World of Arts


Ranjitha Ashok

Paperback    9780143334842


Icons from the World of Arts contains the stories of some of India’s greatest artists and musicians. Their talents and creativity have won them national and international renown.



The ten people featured in Icons from the World of Arts are


M.F. Husain – painter

M.S. Subulakshmi – classical vocalist

Lata Mangeshkar – playback singer

Birju Maharaj – Kathak dancer

Padma Subrahmanyam – Bharatnatyam dancer

Amjad Ali Khan – musician (sarod)

S. Nandagopal – sculptor

L. Subramaniam – musician (violin)

Zakir Husain – musician (tabla)

A.R. Rahman – film music composer




Additional Information

Ranjitha Ashok

Published by

Penguin India




Paperback 143pp

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