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Manjari Chaturvedi

Names like nachnewali, tawaif... unfair to the artist

Most of these singers were trained in classical music by well-known doyens of Hindustani classical music.

22 Jan 2020 6:33 AM

A ode to doyens of Bollywood

Thus bringing to light, the fact that the initial phase of cinema saw dancer, singer or actor mostly tawaifs themselves or their daughters.

30 Sep 2019 11:59 PM

Ode to Durbari Kathak

The Courtesan Project aims to document the lives of eminent courtesans of the 18th and the 20th century.

25 Oct 2018 12:40 AM