Rasan Piya – A documentary on the Life of Ustad Abdul Rashid Khan

Friday, 25th November 2016

The screening of Rasan Piya, a documentary written and directed by debutant Niharika Popli had the audience watching in rapt attention.

Popli has done her graduation in Engineering from University of Delhi in 2010 and has had no prior experience in film making. The enthusiastic audience was impressed by the film considering the director is self taught.

The film portrayed the incredible story of renowned Hindustani classical singer Ustad Abdul Rashid Khan.

This was followed by a Q&A session that satiated the curiosity of the audience. The session, reinforced the fact that music has the power to transcend all societal constructs.

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