Name the two things that Bismillah Khan earn? Why was he given this prize?

Awards and recognitions[edit]


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Bismillah Khan had honorary doctorates from

Others include[19]

  • Was invited by the then Prime Minister of India Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru to play shehnai on the first Independence Day (15 August 1947) in Delhi's Red Fort.
  • Participated in World Exposition in Montreal
  • Participated in Cannes Art Festival
  • Participated in Osaka Trade Fair
  • His 80th birthday was celebrated by World Music Institute in New York[citation needed]
  • India Post issued commemorative postage stamps of ₹5.00 denomination on 21 August 2008.
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