Chaitra Chahul: an event to remember
The tenth anniversary of Chaitra Chahul, an event to showcase various talents was celebrated recently at Yashwant Natya Mandir in full attendance. The program started with Jai Jai Maharashtra Majha, a song to commemorate Shahir Sable. Yogesh More played Shahnai to celebrate birth anniversary of legendary shahnai player Ustad Bismillah Khan.
Madhuri Purandare was honoured as “Dhyas Sanman” for her contribution in literature and painting. She is Sahitya Academy winner author. It has to be noted that, she refused to take any cash prize for this event, so many books were gifted to remote villages. Vijay Kenkare was honoured as a theatre personality.
Also, many performers enchanted audience with their talents. Fusion by Kamlesh Bhadkamkar, Varad Kathapurkar, Shruti Bhave, Manish Kulkarni, Bhisaji Tawde was especially liked. Karunopashid, a program about Baba Amte’s books was performed by Anjali Marathe, Sonali Kulkarni, Sachin Khedekar.
Audience was roaring with laughter with comedy skits by Santosh Pawar and his team. The program was hosted by actress Spruha Joshi.