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Bollywood celebs grieve the passing of India’s nightingale


A combo image shows Bollywood celebrities paying tribute singer Lata Mangeshkar.

Amitabh Bachchan: She has left us ...The voice of a million centuries has left us … her voice resounds now in the Heavens! Prayers for calm and peace.

A. R. Rahman: He posted a picture of him sitting at the Nightingale’s feet and tweeted: Love, respect and prayers.

Shreya Ghoshal: Feeling numb. Devastated. Yesterday was Saraswati Puja & today Ma took her blessed one with her. Somehow it feels that even the birds, trees & wind are silent today. Swar Kokila Bharat Ratna Lata Mangeshkar ji, your divine voice will echo till eternity. Rest in peace. Om Shanti.

Mohanlal: Deeply saddened to hear about the passing of the musical phenomenon, Bharat Ratna Shrimati Lata Mangeshkar. May she live on through her music.

Lata Mangeshkar died on Sunday morning at the Breach Candy hospital in Mumbai. Condolence messages poured in immediately after her demise

Kajol: If we play her songs one by one, we could hear her for a month and never hear the same song again. Prolific and profound. I mourn with the rest of the country for our nightingale... My deepest condolences to the family.

Mammooty: India has lost our nightingale. Cinema and music will never be the same again. Lataji, your immense body of work and your iconic voice will be unparalleled forever.

Ekta Kapoor: May your void be never filled and may your soul rest in peace, #LataMangeshkar Ji. We will miss you but your voice will stay with us forever.

Karan Johar:  I grew up listening to Lata ji’s songs and as I mourn her loss today — I know with absolute confidence that unki ‘awaaz hi pehchan’ hai and she has left an indelible mark on our Indian culture for many generations to come. And today the words of my favourite song resonate very deeply in my heart as I sing — ‘lag jaa gale, ki phir yeh haseen raat ho naa ho ... shaayad phir iss janam mein mulakaat ho naa ho’. Thank you for making an entire nation swoon with your pure voice, we will miss you. Rest in peace, serenity and power.

Anushka Sharma: God speaks through beautiful voices’ Sad sad day for India as our nightingale leaves her mortal body. Lataji’s voice has immortalised her for ever. She will live in our hearts through her music. My deepest condolences to her family, friends and fans. RIP Lataji.

Esha Deol: Her melodious voice will live in our hearts forever. Condolences to the family. OM Shanti #LataMangeshkar ji.

Shilpa Shetty: Lost a legend today… Many generations will always remember you like this, #LataMangeshkar jiFolded hands A big loss to the entire nation. Om Shanti. May you Rest in Peace.

Raveena Tandon: A monumental loss to the nation… I was one of those few lucky ones who had the honour of her singing for me for my first film.. you will live forever in our hearts and souls #latamangeshkarji. Om Shanti.

Madhuri Dixit: The angelic voice that made us all swoon and fall in love has gone to the heavens to spread that love. Hearing Lata Tai’s melodies over the years, remembering her image in 2 choti’s & that childlike attribute has left like an imprint that will never ever leave our hearts.

Mahesh Babu: Deeply saddened by Lata Mangeshkarji’s demise. A voice that defined Indian music for generations ... Her legacy is truly unparalleled. Heartfelt condolences to the family, loved ones and all her admirers. Rest in peace Lata ji. There will never be another you.

Dia Mirza: Lata Mangeshkarji’s voice will always be India’s voice. Our glorious nightingale of India. Our Bharat Ratna.

Kangana Ranaut: What a loss!! India’s most beautiful voice is gone!! There will never be another Lataji.

Chiranjeevi: Nightingale of India, one of the greatest Legends #Lata Didi is no more. Heartbroken. The vacuum due to this colossal loss can never be filled. She lived an extraordinary life. Her music lives on and will continue to cast a spell until music is there! Rest in Peace, Lata Mangeshkar.

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