State Times News
JAMMU: Nami Dogri Sanstha (Regd) organised “e-Shradhanjali” on the first death anniversary of an eminent artist, late Rajinder Kumar Raina.
Rich tributes were paid to the departed artist by his disciples, eminent artists, literary personalities and various social figures, who paid their homage by way of videos, audio, scripts and heartfelt comments. Raina got his initial training in music and Tabla from eminent music teacher Pt Jagdish Sharma and thereafter, in “Banaras Gharana” for three years under his guru Pt Kishan Maharaj , a music personality of international repute and accompanied him in various national and international level concerts. Dogra Harish Kaila President NDS described him a proud hero of Duggar history. Capt Lalit Sharma stated that struggle some achievements of Raina as an artistic icon are motivating strength for our budding artists.
Those who paid their tributes include Shobhnath Sahu , Capt Lalit Sharma, Ramesh Nirash, Mohinder Bhardwaj, Ashok Anand , Amit Choudhary, Prof TS Batra, Shambu Nath Pyasa, Smeer Bharti, TR Tagotra, Ganesh Sharma, Dr Adarsh Malhotra, Prof Kalpana Kesar Badyal, Vijay Sharma, Gopal Dass Samnotra, Yash Pal Yash, Dr Vijay Puri, Advocate Kusam Kesar, Prof Sunaina Jad Kaul, Jatinder Jolly, Amarjeet Kaur Neer, Shefali Sharma, Dinesh Sharma, Manjit Singh, Dalip Singh Bloria, RC Sharma, Advocate Nidhi Kaila Choudhary, Usha Kiran Kiran, Kusum Sharma Antra, Suman Pal, Gurvir Singh, Ganesh Sharma, Vinay Saraf, Inder Mohinder Tar Singh, Brij Mohan Dubey, Sanjiv Gupta Sagar, Gaurav Gupta, Padam Singh Choudhary, Ragi Ravinder Singh, Naveen Pal, Arun Sharma Banathia, Rakesh Nanda, Inder Jeet Kesar, Advocate Dogra Harish Kaila, Achhar Singh, Shallu Uppal Nargotra, Swaranjot Singh, Prithpaul Singh Pal, Ravinder Kumar, Taran Singh, Dinesh Sawhney, Charanjeet Sethi, Rajinder P Kakkar, Rajveer Singh, Rahul Raina, Neelam Malhotra, Vir Mattoo, Rajesh Verma, Sushil Bhola, Ajit Vaid, Neeraj Sharma, Puneet Byarwaj, Mohan Ulfat, Mandeep Singh, Khushi Narang, Tajinder Singh, Vijay Bali, Prof Mukhtiar Ahmad, Dr Ramesh Sachdeva, Sanjiv Sharma, Prof Inder Prakash Sharma, Charanjit Singh, Mohinder Soni and Neelakshi Tuli.