- Category : 1930-births
- Type : PM
- Profile : 1/3 - Investigating / Martyr
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : RAX The Four Ways 4
Indian classical vocalist who belongs to the Mewati gharana of Hindustani classical music. Jasraj's vocal range extended three-and-a-half octaves and used precise diction, a trademark of the Mewati gharana's style of khayal.
In 1962, Jasraj married Madhura, the daughter of film director V. Shantaram, who he had first met in 1955 during the filming of Jhanak Jhanak Payal Baje. After their marriage the couple lived in Kolkata for some time. They had a son, Shaarang Dev Pandit, and a daughter, Durga Jasraj, a television anchor and presenter.
Pandit Jasraj was in the USA when the country entered its COVID-19 pandemic lockdown. He died on 17 August 2020 at 5:15 am EST, due to cardiac arrest, at his home in New Jersey.