Tamasha Empress VITHAA on the silver screen

Tamasha Empress VITHAA on the silver screen

Laaj dharaa pavna jara janachi manachi Pota satti nachate mi parva kunachi?…. Singing these lines the Tamasha Empress ruled over the hearts of tamasha afficianados of Maharashtra. The Empress was Vitthabai Narayangaonkar… Starting at the age of eleven she danced to the tune of the ghungroos well into her seventies, setting the stage, all over Maharashtra, on fire. She is responsible in getting government and public recognition for “Tamasha” the folk art of Maharashtra, thereby…

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Marathi film YEDYANCHI JATRAA – An Apt Advice of Rural Sanitation

Marathi film YEDYANCHI JATRAA – An Apt Advice of Rural Sanitation

As much fun does one get to observe about the phrase ‘Different Folks Different Strokes’ in the urban areas, far more does one get to enjoy it in the rural areas. The charm of a typical village-level lifestyle, the form of the local language, small issues from the everyday life there, masterpieces of rural shrewdness, and the amusements resulting from such happenings is undoubtedly one of its kind. An enjoyable picturisation of how the villagers…

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