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Sanskrit drama ‘Abhijnana Shakuntalam’ on stage with Manju Warrier in the lead – The Hindu

He then has to leave to take care of affairs in the capital. The ring is lost when it slips off her hand when she dips her hand in the water playfully. November 3 – November 4. Sreekanth on lights too did a commendable job, enhancing the mood of the scenes and the characters.

Views Read Edit View history. Returned to Earth years later, Dushyanta finds Shakuntala and their son by chance, and recognizes them. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Prachi Mehra Mar 11, Both the days saw enormous participation from south and north campus colleges.

Revisiting Kalidasa’s Abhijnana-Shakuntalam

The newly wise Dushyanta defeats an army of Asurasand is rewarded by Indra with a journey through heaven.

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The play opened with a doe running for her life from a tiger, only to confront Dushyantha, ahhijnana is there on a hunting trip. Nair appeared as sage Durvasa and Sivakumar R. By the 18th century, Western poets were beginning to get acquainted with works of Indian literature and philosophy.

The eternal charm of Shakuntalam

The final act, where Dushyantha meets Shakuntala along with his son Bharata and their reunion, was not included in this version. October 27 – October DU Beat Sep 28, 0. Also, the jib arrangement used for video coverage ended up being a distraction for the audience. Abhljnana only cure is for Shakuntala to show him the signet ring that he gave abhjjnana. On arrival the king refuses to acknowledge her. The protagonist is Shakuntaladaughter of the sage Vishwamitra and the apsara Menaka.


That is when Manju was seen at her best, portraying the overwhelming emotions of the character. When Leopold Schefer became a student of Antonio Salieri in Septemberhe had been working on an opera about Shakuntala for at least a decade, a project which he did however never complete.

Shakuntala is abandoned shakuntlaam her companions, who return to the hermitage. While the actors excelled on stage, it was the musicians who made it even more enthralling by playing the well-thought out background score. Printable version Jan 1, 1: The talk which was held over a span of two days saw eminent literary figures who enriched the audience with the power of their knowledge. Eventually Shakuntala meets Dushyantha in his palace, only to find that he has completely forgotten her, and the sages also leave her there to her fate.

Shakuntala (play) – Wikipedia

She also assisted in directing the play. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Vocalist Anil Kumar Pazhaveedu was accompanied by V. While Kanva and the other elders abhinjana the hermitage are away on a pilgrimage, Dushyantaking of Hastinapuracomes hunting in the forest and chances upon the hermitage. She is given a ring by the king, to be presented to him when she appears in his court.

The original play by Kalidasa itself revolves around this abhijnqna and the character of Shakuntala is often considered as a synonym of Nature in all its purity. Archived from the original on Then you must have had a look on its In the next years, there were at least 46 translations in twelve European languages. The cast included Sharan B. Archived copy as avhijnana All articles with failed verification Articles with failed verification from August Articles to be shakuntaalm from August All articles to be expanded Articles using small message boxes All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from August Wikipedia articles that may have off-topic sections All articles with vague or ambiguous time Vague or ambiguous time from August All articles with peacock terms Articles shakunalam peacock terms from August Commons category link is on Wikidata.


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Manuscripts differ on what its exact title is. It is there that he hears about Shakuntala, agrees to be their guest and surreptitiously watches Shakuntala watering the garden along with her friends and falls for her. The play ends with Dushyantha hoping to reunite with Shakuntala or it could be seen as the playwright hinting at their reunion in the future.

Revised and enlarged edition of Prin. Reconstructions from South Asiap. As he completes the painting, memories rush back, including scenes of their marriage in which the king presents his royal signet ring to his wedded wife.

You can help by adding to it. Vijeata Balani May 13, Apte’s The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary. Chandransh You gave the news for what was posted by pinjratod. Manju debuted as a producer as well and the play was produced under her banner, Manju Warrier Productions. B may be termed as the first rough draft of DU history. Listening to the advice of young abhijhana there, the king withdraws his arrow.