Pahari Sanyal is an outstanding luminary in the world of Bengali Cinema.
Pahari Sanyal was born on 22nd February, 1906 in the midst of the serene beauty of hilly tract of Darjeeling. As he was born in the hills, thus his nickname became Pahari .His real name was Nagendranath. He had completed his schooling from Lucknow but later joined Benaras Hindu University for Engineering studies. But he was never interested in studies but he chose a different path for himself .He started taking lessons of Hindustani Classical Music from Morris College in Lucknow. He had learnt music under the tutelage of Ustad Md.Hussain, Chote Munna Khan, Nasir Khan . Ahmad Khan. Not only that, he was equally interested in instrumental music. Thus , he had also taken lessons of tabla from Rashbehari ...» read full biography