Pankaj Jha

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Pankaj Jha
Born
Deoghar, Jharkhand
NationalityIndian
EducationPhD
OccupationPoet, Singer

Pankaj is an Indian Poetand Singer, who is pursuing his PhD in Sanskrit in grammar at the Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri Rashtriya Sanskrit Vidyapeetha, has sung Dheere Dheere Meri Zindagi – a famous song from Aashiqui – in the ancient tongue. During his visit to the HT office in Delhi, he also recorded other songs in Sanskrit.Pankaj hails from a family of priests in Deoghar, Jharkhand. He has even conducted pujas at the famous Shiv temple in Deoghar, where his father is a priest. Though the PhD scholar hasn’t had any formal training in music, he has been practising the tabla for two years now.[1][2][3][4]

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  1. भारत माता की जय. "Pankaj Jha: A Sanskrit scholar gone viral with his version of Dheere Dheere Se". Retrieved 2018-03-26.
  2. https://www.prabhatkhabar.com/news/bollywood/sanskrit-version-of-song-dheere-dheere-se-by-pankaj-jha-jharkhand-deoghar-youtube/1034456.html
  3. DelhiJuly 20, India Today Web Desk New; July 21, 2016UPDATED:; Ist, 2016 14:52. "Sanskrit scholar sings Yo Yo Honey Singh's Dheere Dheere Se, video goes viral". India Today.CS1 maint: extra punctuation (link)
  4. "Pankaj Jha, man behind Dheere Dheere Meri Zindagi in Sanskrit, hit the idea in a class room".