Tag: Jhansi

  • The Original #Manikarnika

    The Original #Manikarnika

    I have not seen the recent release Manikarnika starring Kangana Ranaut, but have been reading all the reviews. Lakshmi Bai, the Rani of Jhansi remains one of the most inspirational personalities from Indian history. Mahashweta Devi, the eminent Bengali author wrote a novel on her. As a child, I learnt Subhadra Kumari Chauhan’s poem on…