FOR THE LOVE OF URDU
It’s got tehzeeb, romance and nuance, drawing a growing number of urban Indians to it. The mehfils and baithaks are filling up
BY BENITA FERNANDO
It’s on a Tuesday evening in January, under a canopy of incandescent bulbs, that I receive my first lesson in Urdu: the difference between alcohol and mirages. I am part of a small mehfil gathered in the courtyard of Prithvi Theatre in Mumbai. People...
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