"Dastan-e Karna Az Mahabharat" is written and performed by Mahmood Farooqui. Produced by Anusha Rizvi. This Dastangoi presentation on the great Karna engages with the original Sanskrit Mahabharata and Persian, Urdu, Hindi and Marathi writings on Karna. It also draws upon the Razmnama, the Persian translation of the Mahabharata commissioned under Akbar, the 300 year old Urdu verse Mahabharata translation by Tota Ram Shayan, Ramdhari Singh Dinkar's Rashmi Rathi, Shivaji Sawant, Intizar Husain, Irawati Karwe, the Quran, Urdu versions of the Gita, and several other writings.
This ambitious production has garnered great acclaim since it debuted at IHC. Tickets at Rs.500, Rs.350 and Rs.200 also available at the Programmes desk, Habitat World, IHC.
An Old World Culture Presentation.