In an attempt to keep the tradition alive and improve people’s skills of communication through conversation, storyteller Vikram Sridhar is hosting a session for adults on July 3.
Emotion-filled voices, rhythmic finger-snapping, and enthusiastic clapping greeted us when we entered Yellow Lights Media at Shahpur Jat on Sunday.
The ‘Brahmarakshas’—the spirit of the evil Brahmin—in this poem is a scholar, a wanderer who stays in a drain and finds it difficult to impart knowledge to others.
Storytelling is an art that has been part of almost every culture and society for eons. Earlier, epics such as Homer’s Iliad or Vyasa’s Mahabharata were sung by bards.