Blu-ray disks of our film Kashi Labh have arrived at the Swiss Anthropological Association (SAA) in Neuchâtel, Switzerland! The Audio-Visual Commission of the association acquired two copies for their film collection which can be borrowed by university departments and institutes in Switzerland. https://sagw.ch/en/seg/ Many thanks to German International Ethnographic Film Festival where this new archival […]
(Via TheCitizen.in) We will cherish the conversations had with Vishal Narayan from The Citizen, an online Indian daily. Here’s an excerpt, but do read the full article about my work with Espírito Kashi. The worst casualty, as anyone would agree, in the supersonic speed with which we have blanketed the whole world is the local culture, […]
In Greek mythology, River Styx had to be crossed to reach life after death. The only way to cross the Styx was in a ferryboat rowed by a an old boatman named Charon. The boatman would only take a soul if their bodies had received funereal rites on earth. Charon the ferryman also demanded to […]
Sh. Arvind Mishra of Hindustan, Patna published about our film Vivah Samskara | Bhojpuri Wedding Rites & Folk Songs, which will be screened in universities of Italy and Germany.