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Disciples of legendary Indian sitar player Ravi Shankar put up his portrait for a prayer meeting to pay him tributes at his music center, in New Delhi, India , Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012. Shankar, who is credited with connecting the world to Indian music, died Tuesday in San Diego, California at the age of 92. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)

Sitar legend Ravi Shankar dies

December 20, 2012

Ravi Shankar died Dec. 11 at age 92. A statement on his website said he died

in San Diego, with his wife and a

daughter by his side. The musician's foundation issued a statement

saying that he had suffered upper respiratory and heart problems and had

recently undergone heart-valve replacement surgery.