30 Oct KAMALA, written in the naturalistic mode, is a topical play inspired by a real-life incident – the Indian Express exposé by Ashwin Sarin, who. Kamala by Vijay Tendulkar is a naturalistic play. It focuses on the changed role of women in society. It was inspired by a real life incident-the Indian Express. 5 Feb Vijay Tendulkar ( – ) is one of India’s finest contemporary playwrights, and Kamla, written originally in Marathi in , is one of his.

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A dramatic reading from Kamla by Vijay Tendulkar

Prajakta rated it really liked it Dec 17, But at present I’m going to lock all that up in a corner of my mind and forget about it. It is reflected in the concept of chastity, a patriarchal value.

I have no rights in this house. Finally, whether women like Kamala who was bought by Jaisingh, a journalist, from a bazaar in Bihar at merely two hundred and fifty rupees still exists or not is debatable but what exists, as a poignant reality is that till today women in India are exploited, oppressed and dominated by men in varied vojay.

But, she is feared and loathed as a whore. The police washed away their hands of it.

Newspaper walas have the bad habit of misusing the freedom of the press. As his intentions were good, some days later he holds a press conference where he reveals the actual wrongdoings going on in the village.


कमला [Kamala] by Vijay Tendulkar

Yet they are considered a debit to the family. Sarita, his wife is well educated and hails from a village called Phaltan. In his following creations, Tendulkar explored violence in its various forms: When he says pick up the phone, they must pick vijy up.

Sarita agrees to this. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. It was presented on the stage vjay the first time inand proved as one of his finest works.

The point is how we project Luhardage the technique of it. They’ll use all those methods of running around, tapping secret sources and so on and everyday they will bring me some fresh mal masala from every nook and corner of the district.

Kamla – A play by “Vijay Tendulkar”

A Revaluation – Dr Prasanta Chakraborty. After all, any murder, rape, or arson is like any other.

And today, after twenty- two years also Kamala forcefully raises a voice against violence -violence against women. Though Jaisingh took a handsome dowry in marrying her, she feels like saying “seven hundred”. You have access to ministers and Chief Ministers or even the Prime Minister! Kamala is a female-centered play in the sense that it is built on the metamorphosis of Sarita emerging from being a docile wife to an assertive, mature and strong woman in the end. What sort of journalism is it that smacks its lips as it writes blood-thirsty descriptions instead of commentary?


You travel by plane all over the country.

Kamla (film) – Wikipedia

He lives a simple life on Gandhian principles. There is inimitable satire and sarcasm aimed at the very core of dualism and inhumanity of the male chauvinists in the Indian middle class society.

Kailas Rodage rated it liked it Mar 07, He is one of those modern individuals, who pursue their goal unquestioningly, with a single-track mind. No trivia or quizzes yet. The play offers Tendulkar enough scope to scoff at the kind of trendy journalism practised by Jadhav, and also to strike a contrast between the journalism in the Vernacular and that in English. Jaisingh treats the woman he has purchased from flesh market as an object that can buy him a reputation in his professional life and promotion in his job.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Early life Vijay Dhondopant Tendulkar was born on 7 January in a Bhalavalikar Saraswat brahmin family in Kolhapur, Maharashtra, where his father held a clerical job and ran a small publishing business.

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