An Actor Prepares: Draupadi
A series of images that document the transformation in a male actor of the Therukkuttu tradition ; as he readies himself to play the most sought after heroines of all Indian epics:Draupadi.
Two years back I moved to Mumbai for work. During the house hunt I found a place in Devki Wadi. The place is over 100 year old. The essay is about my connection with that place, people who live there.
African Damle's Daughter
Lata Damle now Padmaja Kulkarni performs and train maharashtra's traditional Folk art form Bharud. Bahrud is one of the favourite form of Folk art in rurual areas. The art form replete with songs and stories that help one attain spiritual upliftment.