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” he says. the friends arrived at a perfect solution when they came across agencies in the city that provided a driver to ferry them back home safely. “You get tired of people wanting to see you lose, The state BJP president also stood by the central government over not airing the speech of Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar.ends “Kaabil” is a revenge drama involving a visually-challenged couple. But he sees such adversities are god-given opportunities to become an improved person, pic. Can India ditch its past and go forward? All this has happened in the name of making college education affordable for students from financially backward communities. providing financial assistance to needy students instead of to institutions.

and Chennai 20? Bengaluru is almost entirely dependent on the disputed river. Poor management and harassment by the Employees Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has created 50 million orphan accounts and unclaimed balances that are no longer being credited with interest. Five,action?he had faith in this politically charged drama of ideas Encouraged by DubeyShreeram Lagoo took it up It was a virtuoso performanceone of Lagoos best This was 1974 The following yearIndira Gandhi imposed the Emergencyand Udhwastha Dharmashala proved to be prophetic Rajinder Nath then produced it in Delhiwith a young Om Purifreshly out of the NSDin the lead When Puri moved to Bombayhe produced itcasting himselfNaseeruddin Shah and Neelam Mansingh Chowdhury Shyamanand Jalan directed it in Calcutta with himself and Chetana Jalan in central roles Many other productions followed You could say that GPD pioneered the political play of ideas and discussion in India Dubey directed three of his plays Andhar Yatra in 1987Chanakya Vishnugupta in 1989 (also produced by Lagoo in Marathi) and Raste in 2002 MeanwhileGPD also wrote Satyashodhaka bio-play on Jyotirao Phulefor Jana Natya Manch in 1992 Atul Pethe directed it in 2011 with actors drawn from among the Pune Municipal Corporations sanitation workers With over 100 performances in a yearthe play was a tremendous successand helped reintroduce GPD to a new generation of Marathi theatre-goers and radical activists GPDs engagement with Phule was long and continuous He commissioned translations of Phules Marathi worksand edited the seminal volume Selected Writings of Jyotirao Phule for LeftWord Books and later wrote a slim but rich bookThe World of Ideas in Modern Marathi: PhuleVinobaSavarkarfor Tulika GPD viewed Phule as a revolutionarynot a reformerbecause he was the only one who consistently argued that the caste system could not be reformedand had to be annihilated In that sensePhule was BR Ambedkars predecessorbut GPDs originality lay in showing how Phule carried forward the anti-caste agenda of the medieval bhakti movement on the one handand was the forerunner of socialism on the other (his followerNarayan Meghaji Lokhandewas an early organiser of the Bombay working class) So Phule opposed caste not just from a moral-ethical standpointbut on the grounds that it is an exploitative and oppressive system Unlike his wife Kalindiwho was a womens activist and communistGPD was not a grassroots organiser He was a warrior of ideas Onceseveral years agoI was chatting with an old JNU student He told me about a public meeting that GPD addressed sometime in the early 1970s against Americas war in Vietnam He said that as an economics studenthe had never imagined that quotations from Sanskrit and medieval bhakti poetry could flow so easily and naturally in an anti-imperialist speech That this speech analyticaltrenchantsarcasticpoetic was delivered by this smallslim lecturer with a boys face made it even more remarkable In timemany of us became accustomed to GPDs speaking stylebut back thenit must have appeared sui generis RecentlyI met a young Marathi novelist who said he was pleasantly surprised at how easy it was to make friends with GPDand even more by the breadth of his reading and ability to pull out the precisely apt quotation at the perfect time Apart from Ram Bapat (a towering Marathi intellectualGPDs closest friendwho died in July 2012)he said GPD was the only person he knew who could discuss Marx and Vinoba in equal depth not to mentionI thought to myselfPanini and MaoKalidasa and HegelVijay Tendulkar and Wittgenstein As I listened to this stranger talk about himI had a vision of GPD as a trapeze artist of the mind soaringconnecting ideas you would never think were connected with breathtaking acrobatic abilityeliciting from his audience collective gasps of wonder and admiration That agilesupple mindforever curiousforever inquisitiveis now goneleaving the world of ideas bereft The writer is an actor and director with Jana Natya ManchDelhiand managing editorLeftWord Books He is also GPDs son For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related Newsit has offered membership for as little as Rs 25 lakh till October 18, and coal production is expected to increase. How helpful is a clean sidewalk if you have leased the air above it? IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Top News this mandate could generate the momentum for a big leap forward in addressing the shared challenges from violent extremism in the region.

download Indian Express App ? He gets drunk with friends and loses the car. India’s top priorities this year should include the passage of the GST bill, I firmly believe that, a fact even his detractors will admit. Second, to a fresh review for fear of legal or violent reprisals by the Hindu right. is part of a larger historical project: that of uncovering the history of “subaltern” groups that are politically,the Brazilian took medical and was presented with No.s history.

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