Mumbai, May 13: Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar was on Saturday honoured with "Swara Mauli" title by spiritual guru Vidya Narsimha Bharati Swami at her residence in 'Prabhu Kunj'.
Her sister singer Asha Bhosle, Usha Mangeshkar and brother Hridaynath Mangeshkar were present at the occasion. She said that it was an honour for her for being considered for title.
"And the fact that my name came to Jagatguru Shankaracharya's mind for the honour and his coming to honour me personally makes me feel very blessed. It is not something that you receive every day and I am truly grateful to him for this blessing," she said.
Having a career of more than six decades and being the recipient of the 'Bharat Ratna', 'Dadasaheb Phalke Award', among several other awards, the 'Queen of Melody' said, "Every award is special for me because people have given me award out of love and respect for my work."