Vivah Samskara | Bhojpuri Wedding Rites & Folk Songs | Ethnographic Film

Vivah Samskara is a documentary film about the folk songs that are sung by women during the Bhojpuri wedding rites. It is a ceremony-wise musical annotation of a typical Bhojpuri wedding that is spread over 5 days. The documentary contains a first hand description of Bhojpuri wedding rites from the vantage point of a Brahmin family residing in Bhadwar village of Bihar.  The film is a part of a project on preservation of the Bhojpuri folk music.

an Espírito Kashi film

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  1. […]  August 11, 2014 I am happy to announce the release of the documentary film – Vivah Samskara, Bhojpuri Wedding Rites & Folk Songs. The documentary is about the folk songs that are sung by women during a Bhojpuri wedding that is spread over 5 days. It contains a first hand description of Bhojpuri wedding rites from the point of view of a Brahmin family residing in Bhadwar village of Bihar. Link: https://espiritokashi.wordpress.com/vivah-samskara […]

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