Satyashodhak

1 hr 44 mins

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Director: Atul Pethe
Writer: G.P. Deshpande
Artists: Shahir Sadashiv Bhise, Ramesh Parase, Datta Shinde
The play attempts to relate the life and message of Mahatma Jotiba Phule and Savitribai Phule to our times. It deals with women`s issues, education for the extremely underprivileged, struggle against casteism, the meaning of religion,Brahmanismv/s Brahmans, the association of the Satyashodhak movement (the movement established by Jotiba)with farmers, and the onset of the organized struggle of the working class. The stage performance uses a folk theatre form similar to the one employed by the Satyashodhak Samaj during its time. It unravels the message and life of Jotiba through song, dance and drama.
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