Lata Mangeshkar shares 83-year-old photo from her first ever singing performance when she was 9

10-09-2021



Veteran singer Lata Mangeshkar is an ardent social media user and recently, she took to the platform and shared an 83-year-old photo from her first-ever singing performance when she was 9.
At the age of 91, veteran playback singer Lata Mangeshkar keeps on interacting with her fans through her social media handle. The singer has more than 500K followers on Instagram and her feed is all about her rare and unseen photos. Sometimes, she shares her solo photos, and sometimes, she is accompanied by various renowned personalities in the snaps. And today's photo falls under the first category. 
Mangeshkar is an ardent social media user and takes her fans through her journey by sharing unheard stories. In her latest social media upload, Lata Mangeshkar has shared a photo from her first-ever singing performance and she was merely 9 at that time. In the black and white photo, a young Lata looks innocent with her twinkling eyes. 
Sharing the photo, the veteran playback singer wrote, "Namaskar. aajhi ke din 9 September 1938 ko Solapur ke Nutan Sangeet Theatre mein maine pehli baar mere pitaji ke saath shastriya sangeet aur natyageet ka karyakram pesh kiya tha, jis mein maine Raag Khambavati gaaya tha. Ye photo usi karyakram ke liye khinchwaayi gayi this. Mujhe aaj bhi yaad hai ki mera gaana hone ke baad baba stage oar aaye aur gaane baithe,main wahin baithi hui thi, baba gaa rahe the aur main baba ki godh mein sar rakh kar sogayi. Kiti meethi yaadein hain."
Yesterday (September 8), it was Lata Mangeshkar's sister and veteran singer Asha Bhonsle's birthday. To wish her younger sister, Lata had shared a throwback photo with Asha and had penned, "Namaskar. Aaj meri choti behen Asha Bhosle ka janamdin hai. Main usko bahut badhaai aur aashirwad deti hun. Asha ek kamaal ki gaayika hai,versatile singer hai. Wo deerghayu ho,Ishwar usko aur uske pariwaar ko hamesha aur sukhi rakhe yehi meri manokaamana."