"Kabira Khada Bazaar Mein" (In the Market Stands Kabir)


  • 6:00pm - 8:00pm

  • Hunter Building, Hunter Lecture Theatre (017)
    74 Lauriston Place
    Edinburgh
    EH3 9DF

Journeys Documentaries - produced by Srishti Institute of Art, Design and Technology in Bangalore, these 4 documentaries explore modern life in India in the light of art, music and the poetry of the 15th century mystic, Kabir.

"Kabira Khada Bazaar Mein" (In the Market Stands Kabir) - 600 years after his time, Kabir is found in both sacred and secular spaces. This film interweaves his deification by the Kabir Panth sect with his secular appropriation by the social activist group Eklavya.

 

Part of the ECA India Season. 

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