Tuesday, June 19, 2018 |
The core of existencePython nearly chokes man during selfie bidMarriage tied to lower risk of fatal heart attacks and strokes50k tennis tournament: Krishna, Kalva, Megha and Sindhu make positive startsFIFA World Cup 2018: Saudi Arabia football team's plane engine catches fire; videoVirushka in troubleAndhra Mess to hit cinema halls soonJr NTR shares baby pictures!‘LIGHT’ DAWNsBrad Pitt spends Father's Day with kids

The eye of the beholder

Posted June 8th, 2018, 10:46 AM IST

The eye of the beholder

Chitra, a play by Red Polka Productions, which deals with truths about beauty and love, was staged recently at Lamakaan. The play is a modernised English translation of Rabindranath Tagore’s Chitrangada (1891).

The story of the play is taken from the Mahabharata. Arjuna, then sworn to celibacy, was roaming the jungles when he reaches Manipur, a land ruled by princess Chitra. When she meets and falls in love with him, she makes the effort to adorn herself in the finest of jewellery before proposing marriage. But Arjuna declines her proposal. Dejected, Chitra asks God Madina to make her more feminine and fair. Transformed, she makes another attempt to woo Arjuna, and this time he falls for her.





The actors played their part convincingly and the act ended with a thunderous applaud from the audience.

Sharing

Photos
Latest

A PHP Error was encountered

Severity: Warning

Message: file_get_contents(): http:// wrapper is disabled in the server configuration by allow_url_fopen=0

Filename: views/newsdetails.php

Line Number: 29

A PHP Error was encountered

Severity: Warning

Message: file_get_contents(http://www.indiaaffiliates.in/ads.php?size=300X250): failed to open stream: no suitable wrapper could be found

Filename: views/newsdetails.php

Line Number: 29

Opinion Poll
bethaludu movie?
Hit
Blockbuster
Average
Advertisement
advertisement
Videos