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Mr. Prakash Surana receiving an award from Ms. Magaret Alva, the then Governor of Rajasthan, for his art services.

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Mr. Prakash Surana receiving an award from Ms. Magaret Alva, the then Governor of Rajasthan, for his art services.

AWARDS

These awards humble us and inspire us everyday to keep doing better. It’s a legacy of almost 300 years that we carry!

Gold Souk Jewellerv Award Dy
JS in the year 2007

Memento presented by Executive Members of Shruti Mandal on the beginning of 50th Year of Shruti Mandal

Award by Executive Members of Shruti Mandal
on the berinning of 50th Year of Shruti Mandal

Sawai Bhawani Singh Award on 76th Birthday of
Brig. H. H. Maharaja Sawai Bhawani Singhjion 2nd October 2007

Pt. Uma Dutt Sharma Lifetime Achievement Award
by Jaipur Gems Charitable Trust

Indian Music Award by Apj Abdul Kalam Sahib
in the year 2007

Sawai Bhawani Singh Award on 76th Birthday of Brig. H. H. Maharaja Sawai Bhawani Singhji on 22nd October 2007

Dagar Gharana Award by Maharana Mewar Foundation, Udaipur on 10th April 1988

Rashtraratna Upadhi by Sanskar People's Welfare Club on 24th February 2008

Rajasthan Kala Gaurav Samman by Sangam Trust on
24th November 2014

Memento for being a Guest of Honour presented by
her Excellency Governor Smt. Margrate Alva

Memento for being a Guest of Honour presented by her Excellency Governor Smt. Margrate Alva

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AWARDS

These awards humble us and inspire us everyday to keep doing better. It’s a legacy of almost 300 years that we carry!

Gold Souk Jewellerv Award Dy
JS in the year 2007

Memento presented by Executive Members of Shruti Mandal on the beginning of 50th Year of Shruti Mandal

Award by Executive Members of Shruti Mandal on the berinning of 50th Year of Shruti Mandal

Sawai Bhawani Singh Award on 76th
Birthday of Brig. H. H. Maharaja Sawai Bhawani Singhjion 2nd October 2007

Pt. Uma Dutt Sharma Lifetime Achievement Award
by Jaipur Gems Charitable Trust

Indian Music Award by Apj Abdul Kalam Sahib in the year 2007

Sawai Bhawani Singh Award on 76th Birthday of Brig. H. H. Maharaja Sawai Bhawani Singhji on 22nd October 2007

Dagar Gharana Award by Maharana Mewar Foundation, Udaipur on 10th April 1988

Rashtraratna Upadhi by Sanskar People's Welfare Club on 24th February 2008

Rajasthan Kala Gaurav Samman by Sangam Trust on
24th November 2014

Memento for being a Guest of Honour presented by
her Excellency Governor Smt. Margrate Alva

Memento for being a Guest of Honour presented by her Excellency Governor Smt. Margrate Alva

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AWARDS

These awards humble us and inspire us everyday to keep doing better. It’s a legacy of almost 300 years that we carry!

Gold Souk Jewellerv Award Dy
JS in the year 2007

Memento presented by Executive Members of Shruti Mandal on the beginning of 50th Year of Shruti Mandal

Award by Executive Me mbers of Shruti Mandal
on the berinning of 50th Year of Shruti Mandal

Sawai Bhawani Singh Award on 76th Birthday of
Brig. H. H. Maharaja Sawai Bhawani Singhji on 2nd October 2007

Pt. Uma Dutt Sharma Lifetime Achievement Award
by Jaipur Gems Charitable Trust

Indian Music Award by Apj Abdul Kalam Sahib
in the year 2007

Sawai Bhawani Singh Award on 76th Birthday of Brig. H. H. Maharaja Sawai Bhawani Singhji on 22nd October 2007

Dagar Gharana Award by Maharana Mewar Foundation, Udaipur on 10th April 1988

Rashtraratna Upadhi by Sanskar People's Welfare Club on 24th February 2008

Rajasthan Kala Gaurav Samman by Sangam Trust on
24th November 2014

Memento for being a Guest of Honour presented by
her Excellency Governor Smt. Margrate Alva

Memento for being a Guest of Honour presented by
her Excellency Governor Smt. Margrate Alva

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“Very Large collection and beautiful pieces”

KUMAR MANGALAM BIRLA

“I always feel immense pleasure to perform in Jalpur especially for
Shruti Mandal. My best wishes to this great organisation. Thank You.
Congratulations on the occasion of 50th anniversary of Shruti Mandal. I have a very old relationship withorganisation & Mr. Surana as well. take opportunity to wish long
and musical life.”

PRAVEEN SULTANA

“This is my first program this year. I feel like a part of the Surana
family ever since I performed at the same place 21 years back. There
is a valuable contribution of Shruti Mandal and Surana Family in the
field of Music and Art. Artists feel proud by performing on this stage. I
pray to god that this glory remains same as it is. Both the city and
audience are awesome. Taking away the joy with me.”

ANUP JALOTA

“Shruti Mandal has contributed a lot to promote classical music in
Jaipur. I wish all the best to Shri Prakash Suranaji.”

PANDIT VISHWA MOHAN BHATT

“Jaipur indeed is my home and Shruti Mandal is very close family
Every time a performance here has been a great experience of joy for
The suranas are a great force behind this cultural organisation,
without their love and respect for the art and the artists, it would not
have been such a success. May god bless everyone! Long live Music!”

SHRUTI SADOLIKAR

"I think it has been 35 years that I have been associated with Surana
Parivaar. I remember giving my first program in 1966. Since then the
bond of love remains as it was then. This is an amazing family who
loves art and gives respect to artists. Whoever came to their house
was blessed with God's grace. I have been a part of this programme
from many years. This time it was different because inspite of
gruesome winter and India-South Africa Cricket match, both being
the most attractive events, auditorium was full of audience. I
congratulate Prakash Ji. It is the result of his arduousness. Jai Ho."

PANDIT JASRAJ

"Performing for Shruti Mandal gives me joy. They always protect the
reverence given. I have given my Singing performance on the
occasion of 50th anniversary of Shruti Mandal,. Prakash Ji Surana is
the President of the organisation. I was very happy to see that the
authorities of other organisations also revered him. All the artists
were revered by Shruti Mandal. Thank you and my best wishes to all
for this love and respect."

GIRJA DEVI

"I am grateful to have received this prestigious award. I am also
grateful to Prakash J for preserving this tradition of Indian Classical
Music."

KISHORI AMONKAR

"Performing for Shruti Mandal is always a special experience. The
response, the respect and the loving hospitality always leaves me
spellbound. God bless Surana J & his family for continuing to
encourage and appreciate Indian Classical Music and Musicians.
Today Indian Music needs patrons like them more than before."

PANDIT HARI PRASAD CHAURASIYA

"My relationship with the Surana family and "Shruti Mandal goes
back to the time of my father. It is always such a pleasure to come and
perform for Shruti Mandal. The love and affection I received is to
cherish always."

USTAD SHUJAT HUSSEIN KHAN

“Rajasthan is the place where the music of the soil is perhaps the richest in our country. The well known traditional style of Raga Music is the Jaipur style. Most dedicated family to preserve the Indian Music and its uniqueness is Jaipur's Surana Family. In Surana family, the most involved person is Prakash Ji Surana, who is very close to all the Maestros of Indian Music.
Shruti Mandal organisation is also working under his guardianship formore than 3 decades. Prakash Ji's contribution and constant support is an example for all music loving people.”

PANDIT JAY CHAKRAVARTI

“It was a great honor to play for this festival. There was alot feeling of
warmth from Surana-sahab's family. I have a lot of respect for this
family as they have been promoting Indian Classical Music and also
upcoming young talents. It really was a great pleasure, Hope to be
here soon.”

AMAN ALI BANGASH

"As always. It was an honor and pleasure to be here and perform for
the Surana Music Festival. I just hope and pray that together we are
able to keep spreading the message of our culture and tradition."

AYAN ALI BANGASH

"Once more the wonderful audience of Jaipur blessed us by their
ever charming manner. We are so glad to have the love and affection
of Mr. Prakash Suranaji and his family. Hope to have the chance to
serve everybody with our humble music more and more. Singing for
Shruti Mandal is a very special and nice experience. Thank you all for love and concern."

KAUSHIKI CHAKRAVARTI

"Got the love and affection of Respected Prakash Ji by performing
once again on the stage of "Shruti Mandal' and to perform Morning
Ragas. I am very grateful. Today, when the definition of Music is
changing at all aspects, presenting Indian Classical Music like this
soothes the soul."

KALAPINI KOMKAU

"It's a great privilege to be associated with an organisation like Shruti
Mandal which has been doing a great service to the cause of Indian
Classical Music and Dance, I have performed for them years ago in
1972, and now (in 2001). Find the audience extremely receptive &
knowledgeable and I would love to perform any time they want me
to perform. Lots of Sincere prayers."

VANI JAIRAM

"It was a spiritual moment for me to play my Bansuri in Surana
Festival. I will never forget this Bhavna till the last day of my life.
Shruti Mandal is very close to my heart and Prakash chacha is one of
the most unassuming person I have met in my life. This time I got the
chance to stay with whole family. They are surely blessed by Lord
Krishna. I wish to come back again and again.
lam emotionally attached with Shruti Mandal since last 23 years and
feel proud to be part of the 50th year of it. May the Lord Krishna bless
it to complete 100 years to come."

RONU MAJUMDAR

"Dear Shri Prakash Ji,
I am feeling very happy indeed to know that you're honoring Pandit
Jasraj and me on the occasion of your father's 25th anniversary on
the Jan 4th, 2001. As per medical advice, I will not be able to travel
right now for such a distance. Doctors have told me to be around my
home for the next 10 days. As you're aware I love Jaipur Music lovers
& your family and friends. I have some fond memories regarding this.
I wish the function every success & a very happy 2001 for you. lam
looking forward to Jaipur trip in future."

PANDIT BHIMSEN JOSHI

“I offer my sincere thanks to the members of the Shruti Mandal for
their contribution. I pray to almighty god to give you all strength and
Power”

USTAD BISMILLAH KHAN

“I am fortunate to perform here in Jaipur for the 2nd time. The audience is very fine and true listeners. I feel it's Surana J's love for Indian Classical Music which he has showered on the people of Jaipur for 25 years and has cultivated great listeners. Very warm family and hope the New Year brings them and the people of Jaipur luck! It's always a pleasure to play for Shruti Mandal. They are our extended family. Thanks to Prakash Uncle, Classical Music stalwarts visited Jaipur and reached out to the audience. I really missed Prakash uncle and hope and pray he is in a happier place. Love to all the Surana Family.”

RAHUL SHARMA
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“Very Large collection and beautiful pieces”

KUMAR MANGALAM BIRLA

“I always feel immense pleasure to perform in Jalpur especially for
Shruti Mandal. My best wishes to this great organisation. Thank You.
Congratulations on the occasion of 50th anniversary of Shruti Mandal. I have a very old relationship withorganisation & Mr. Surana as well. take opportunity to wish long
and musical life.”

PRAVEEN SULTANA

“This is my first program this year. I feel like a part of the Surana
family ever since I performed at the same place 21 years back. There
is a valuable contribution of Shruti Mandal and Surana Family in the
field of Music and Art. Artists feel proud by performing on this stage. I
pray to god that this glory remains same as it is. Both the city and
audience are awesome. Taking away the joy with me.”

ANUP JALOTA

“Shruti Mandal has contributed a lot to promote classical music in
Jaipur. I wish all the best to Shri Prakash Suranaji.”

PANDIT VISHWA
MOHAN BHATT

“Jaipur indeed is my home and Shruti Mandal is very close family
Every time a performance here has been a great experience of joy for
The suranas are a great force behind this cultural organisation,
without their love and respect for the art and the artists, it would not
have been such a success. May god bless everyone! Long live Music!”

SHRUTI SADOLIKAR

"I think it has been 35 years that I have been associated with Surana
Parivaar. I remember giving my first program in 1966. Since then the
bond of love remains as it was then. This is an amazing family who
loves art and gives respect to artists. Whoever came to their house
was blessed with God's grace. I have been a part of this programme
from many years. This time it was different because inspite of
gruesome winter and India-South Africa Cricket match, both being
the most attractive events, auditorium was full of audience. I
congratulate Prakash Ji. It is the result of his arduousness. Jai Ho."

PANDIT JASRAJ

"Performing for Shruti Mandal gives me joy. They always protect the
reverence given. I have given my Singing performance on the
occasion of 50th anniversary of Shruti Mandal,. Prakash Ji Surana is
the President of the organisation. I was very happy to see that the
authorities of other organisations also revered him. All the artists
were revered by Shruti Mandal. Thank you and my best wishes to all
for this love and respect."

GIRJA DEVI

"I am grateful to have received this prestigious award. I am also
grateful to Prakash J for preserving this tradition of Indian Classical
Music."

KISHORI AMONKAR

"Performing for Shruti Mandal is always a special experience. The
response, the respect and the loving hospitality always leaves me
spellbound. God bless Surana J & his family for continuing to
encourage and appreciate Indian Classical Music and Musicians.
Today Indian Music needs patrons like them more than before."

PANDIT HARI
PRASAD CHAURASIYA

"My relationship with the Surana family and "Shruti Mandal goes
back to the time of my father. It is always such a pleasure to come and
perform for Shruti Mandal. The love and affection I received is to
cherish always."

USTAD SHUJAT
HUSSEIN KHAN

“Rajasthan is the place where the music of the soil is perhaps the richest in our country. The well known traditional style of Raga Music is the Jaipur style. Most dedicated family to preserve the Indian Music and its uniqueness is Jaipur's Surana Family. In Surana family, the most involved person is Prakash Ji Surana, who is very close to all the Maestros of Indian Music.
Shruti Mandal organisation is also working under his guardianship formore than 3 decades. Prakash Ji's contribution and constant support is an example for all music loving people.”

PANDIT JAY CHAKRAVARTI

“It was a great honor to play for this festival. There was alot feeling of
warmth from Surana-sahab's family. I have a lot of respect for this
family as they have been promoting Indian Classical Music and also
upcoming young talents. It really was a great pleasure, Hope to be
here soon.”

AMAN ALI BANGASH

"As always. It was an honor and pleasure to be here and perform for
the Surana Music Festival. I just hope and pray that together we are
able to keep spreading the message of our culture and tradition."

AYAN ALI BANGASH

"Once more the wonderful audience of Jaipur blessed us by their
ever charming manner. We are so glad to have the love and affection
of Mr. Prakash Suranaji and his family. Hope to have the chance to
serve everybody with our humble music more and more. Singing for
Shruti Mandal is a very special and nice experience. Thank you all for love and concern."

KAUSHIKICHAKRAVARTI

"Got the love and affection of Respected Prakash Ji by performing
once again on the stage of "Shruti Mandal' and to perform Morning
Ragas. I am very grateful. Today, when the definition of Music is
changing at all aspects, presenting Indian Classical Music like this
soothes the soul."

KALAPINIKOMKAU

"It's a great privilege to be associated with an organisation like Shruti
Mandal which has been doing a great service to the cause of Indian
Classical Music and Dance, I have performed for them years ago in
1972, and now (in 2001). Find the audience extremely receptive &
knowledgeable and I would love to perform any time they want me
to perform. Lots of Sincere prayers."

VANI JAIRAM

"It was a spiritual moment for me to play my Bansuri in Surana
Festival. I will never forget this Bhavna till the last day of my life.
Shruti Mandal is very close to my heart and Prakash chacha is one of
the most unassuming person I have met in my life. This time I got the
chance to stay with whole family. They are surely blessed by Lord
Krishna. I wish to come back again and again.
lam emotionally attached with Shruti Mandal since last 23 years and
feel proud to be part of the 50th year of it. May the Lord Krishna bless
it to complete 100 years to come."

RONU MAJUMDAR

"Dear Shri Prakash Ji,
I am feeling very happy indeed to know that you're honoring Pandit
Jasraj and me on the occasion of your father's 25th anniversary on
the Jan 4th, 2001. As per medical advice, I will not be able to travel
right now for such a distance. Doctors have told me to be around my
home for the next 10 days. As you're aware I love Jaipur Music lovers
& your family and friends. I have some fond memories regarding this.
I wish the function every success & a very happy 2001 for you. lam
looking forward to Jaipur trip in future."

PANDIT BHIMSEN JOSHI

“I offer my sincere thanks to the members of the Shruti Mandal for
their contribution. I pray to almighty god to give you all strength and
Power”

USTAD BISMILLAH KHAN

“I am fortunate to perform here in Jaipur for the 2nd time. The audience is very fine and true listeners. I feel it's Surana J's love for Indian Classical Music which he has showered on the people of Jaipur for 25 years and has cultivated great listeners. Very warm family and hope the New Year brings them and the people of Jaipur luck! It's always a pleasure to play for Shruti Mandal. They are our extended family. Thanks to Prakash Uncle, Classical Music stalwarts visited Jaipur and reached out to the audience. I really missed Prakash uncle and hope and pray he is in a happier place. Love to all the Surana Family.”

RAHUL SHARMA
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“Very Large collection and beautiful pieces”

ANUP JALOTA

“This is my first program this year. I feel like a part of the Surana family ever since I performed at the same place 21 years back. There is a valuable contribution of Shruti Mandal and Surana Family in the field of Music and Art. Artists feel proud by performing on this stage. I pray to god that this glory remains same as it is. Both the city and audience are awesome. Taking away the joy with me.”

PANDIT VISHWA MOHAN BHATT

“Shruti Mandal has contributed a lot to promote classical music in Jaipur. I wish all the best to Shri Prakash Suranaji.”

SHRUTI SADOLIKAR

“Jaipur indeed is my home and Shruti Mandal is very close family Every time a performance here has been a great experience of joy for The suranas are a great force behind this cultural organisation, without their love and respect for the art and the artists, it would not have been such a success. May god bless everyone! Long live Music!”

PANDIT JASRAJ

"I think it has been 35 years that I have been associated with Surana Parivaar. I remember giving my first program in 1966. Since then the bond of love remains as it was then. This is an amazing family who loves art and gives respect to artists. Whoever came to their house was blessed with God's grace. I have been a part of this programme from many years. This time it was different because inspite of gruesome winter and India-South Africa Cricket match, both being the most attractive events, auditorium was full of audience. I congratulate Prakash Ji. It is the result of his arduousness. Jai Ho."

GIRJA DEVI

"Performing for Shruti Mandal gives me joy. They always protect the reverence given. I have given my Singing performance on the occasion of 50th anniversary of Shruti Mandal,. Prakash Ji Surana is the President of the organisation. I was very happy to see that the authorities of other organisations also revered him. All the artists were revered by Shruti Mandal. Thank you and my best wishes to all for this love and respect."

KISHORI AMONKAR

"I am grateful to have received this prestigious award. I am also grateful to Prakash J for preserving this tradition of Indian Classical Music."

PANDIT HARI PRASAD CHAURASIYA

"Performing for Shruti Mandal is always a special experience. The response, the respect and the loving hospitality always leaves me spellbound. God bless Surana J & his family for continuing to encourage and appreciate Indian Classical Music and Musicians. Today Indian Music needs patrons like them more than before."

USTAD SHUJAT HUSSEIN KHAN

"My relationship with the Surana family and "Shruti Mandal goes back to the time of my father. It is always such a pleasure to come and perform for Shruti Mandal. The love and affection I received is to cherish always."

PANDIT JAY CHAKRAVARTI

“Rajasthan is the place where the music of the soil is perhaps the richest in our country. The well known traditional style of Raga Music is the Jaipur style. Most dedicated family to preserve the Indian Music and its uniqueness is Jaipur's Surana Family. In Surana family, the most involved person is Prakash Ji Surana, who is very close to all the Maestros of Indian Music. Shruti Mandal organisation is also working under his guardianship formore than 3 decades. Prakash Ji's contribution and constant support is an example for all music loving people.”

AMAN ALI BANGASH

“It was a great honor to play for this festival. There was alot feeling of warmth from Surana-sahab's family. I have a lot of respect for this family as they have been promoting Indian Classical Music and also upcoming young talents. It really was a great pleasure, Hope to be here soon.”

AYAN ALI BANGASH

"As always. It was an honor and pleasure to be here and perform for the Surana Music Festival. I just hope and pray that together we are able to keep spreading the message of our culture and tradition."

KAUSHIKICHAKRAVARTI

"Once more the wonderful audience of Jaipur blessed us by their ever charming manner. We are so glad to have the love and affection of Mr. Prakash Suranaji and his family. Hope to have the chance to serve everybody with our humble music more and more. Singing for Shruti Mandal is a very special and nice experience. Thank you all for love and concern."

KALAPINIKOMKAU

"Got the love and affection of Respected Prakash Ji by performing once again on the stage of "Shruti Mandal' and to perform Morning Ragas. I am very grateful. Today, when the definition of Music is changing at all aspects, presenting Indian Classical Music like this soothes the soul."

VANIJAIRAM

"It's a great privilege to be associated with an organisation like Shruti Mandal which has been doing a great service to the cause of Indian Classical Music and Dance, I have performed for them years ago in 1972, and now (in 2001). Find the audience extremely receptive & knowledgeable and I would love to perform any time they want me to perform. Lots of Sincere prayers."

RONU MAJUMDAR

"It was a spiritual moment for me to play my Bansuri in Surana Festival. I will never forget this Bhavna till the last day of my life. Shruti Mandal is very close to my heart and Prakash chacha is one of the most unassuming person I have met in my life. This time I got the chance to stay with whole family. They are surely blessed by Lord Krishna. I wish to come back again and again. lam emotionally attached with Shruti Mandal since last 23 years and feel proud to be part of the 50th year of it. May the Lord Krishna bless it to complete 100 years to come."

PANDIT BHIMSEN JOSHI

"Dear Shri Prakash Ji, I am feeling very happy indeed to know that you're honoring Pandit Jasraj and me on the occasion of your father's 25th anniversary on the Jan 4th, 2001. As per medical advice, I will not be able to travel right now for such a distance. Doctors have told me to be around my home for the next 10 days. As you're aware I love Jaipur Music lovers & your family and friends. I have some fond memories regarding this. I wish the function every success & a very happy 2001 for you. lam looking forward to Jaipur trip in future."

USTAD BISMILLAH KHAN

“I offer my sincere thanks to the members of the Shruti Mandal for their contribution. I pray to almighty god to give you all strength and Power”

RAHUL SHARMA

“I am fortunate to perform here in Jaipur for the 2nd time. The audience is very fine and true listeners. I feel it's Surana J's love for Indian Classical Music which he has showered on the people of Jaipur for 25 years and has cultivated great listeners. Very warm family and hope the New Year brings them and the people of Jaipur luck! It's always a pleasure to play for Shruti Mandal. They are our extended family. Thanks to Prakash Uncle, Classical Music stalwarts visited Jaipur and reached out to the audience. I really missed Prakash uncle and hope and pray he is in a happier place. Love to all the Surana Family.”

PRAVEEN SULTANA

“I always feel immense pleasure to perform in Jalpur especially for Shruti Mandal. My best wishes to this great organisation. Thank You. Congratulations on the occasion of 50th anniversary of Shruti Mandal. I have a very old relationship with organisation & Mr. Surana as well. take opportunity to wish long and musical life.”

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