Just request everyone to vote for this film and it must win many awards nationally and internationally including Oscars. If only men listened The heart of the film is classical music, which is very well choreographed. Sachin Pilgaonkar as Khansaheb was equally connecting. Sadashiv performs with both Shastri’s and Khansaheb’s singing style. In fact, at many points of he film, I found myself wishing that I had seen this as a play instead of a movie; what a play would have lost in terms of production value, it would gain in terms of pure charm. This time no kudos but a Grand Salute.

Just request everyone to vote for this film and it must win many awards nationally and internationally including Oscars. Vasanrao Deshpande and other legends so everyone expected copy paste of that music with today’s singers voice and music completed my dream to listen the immortal songs on big screen. I cannot describe how privileged i feel after watching this movie, which is not a movie at all, but an experience. A while later when Khansaheb is having a chat with Banke Bihari, the royal poet, a tired young man enters, talking about how this was the very place he was wanting to come. Shankar Mahadevan as Panditji was a brilliant strategy which to its fullest. The music of the movie is the star of the movie. I just want to listen this song again and again.

After a while, he asks Sadashiv to stop and refuses to teach him saying that the boy’s style is very much like Panditji’s, and cannot be changed to suit him.

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The movie is about clash of two clans of singers. It is based on a Marathi play of the same name, originally released in as a “Sangeet Natak” aka musical. What follows makes the title, “Katyar Kaljat Ghusali”, totally relevant.

Khansaheb forgives Sadashiv gyusli declines to accept him as a pupil as he thinks he has put himself down with all his earlier deeds with Sadashiv.

Katyar Kaljat Ghusali (play) – Wikipedia

This page was last edited on 21 Octoberat This is a yhusli of art which should be cherished for years to come! The main character of Khan Saheb in the play has been done by many actors after Vasantrao Deshpande including Pt.


And on top of that if the movie is with Classical music is always recognized as boring. Two shows a day in Margao. To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: A dagger through the heart is a Marathi film based on a play by the same name.

Vasantrao Deshpande was born in Murtizapur, Akola District, which belongs to Vidarbha region of State of Maharashtra and he learned from several gurus, refusing to tie himself down to a single school of singing. I may have my biases as an aficionado of classical music, but this film is an important showcase of Indian culture and music, and a must watch for anyone that is even remotely interested in these topics.

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Inhe played the lead of Khan Saheb in musical, Katyar Kaljat Ghusali, the Dr Vasantrao Deshpande Pratishthan based in Pune, where his grandson Rahul Deshpande is a trustee, organizes an annual music festival in his memory, titled Vasantotsav in Pune.

He did some changes in script for today’s audience and whatever he did worked big way. Its a masterpiece and was not easy to remake, but Subodh did a fantastic job. I am indebted to you for introducing me to this aspect of art. During that time, he accompanied his guru Pt. Finally the day arrived today and i watched the movie in theater. This movie correctly portrays the free open minded pundits that believed truly in the art of singing and gave all equal opportunity to compete and excel.

Marathi movie “Katyar Kaljat Ghusli”

Khansaheb asks him to sing so that he may judge his katyag. Jeetendra Abhisheki composed the padas songs performed live during play. With the two maestros Rahul Deshpande and Shankar Mahadevan at the top of their game, ably supported by stellar artists, each rendition felt like a savory treat to devour.

The new Rajagayak, Aftab Hussain Bareliwale alias Khansaheb has won due to the Pandit’s sudden exit from the singing contest in the court the previous day without singing.


He has won applauds from many noted professionals and his ghuusli role includes the role of Bal Gangadhar Tilak in the movie Lokmanya-Ek Yug Purush, a biopic on one of the countrys biggest social reformer.

The main difference between bhavgeet and natyageet is the former give much importance jaljat words while later gives much importance to Raga, inPlaywright and producer Trilokekar independently presented his musical play Nal-Damayanti to Marathi public. Since then i gone craze i was waiting for this movie like anything. Storyline was good, the ‘katyar’ wasgood too.

Few changes have been made in the story, characters and few new songs added in the film. Lyrics, Story, Dialogues, Sound, Lighting is as good as the music.

If correction is still possible, it should be done — Ashutosh Joshi. He survives a suicide attempt but confronts his hatred towards Shastri. After a brief encounter with Khansaheb following his entry, Uma leaves the house in tears. My father had seen the original musical play and we decided to watch the movie. Really i had very very very high expectations from movie and film completed my all expectations. The film has been made into a Marathi feature film of the same name indirected by Subodh Bhave.

She has been working in Smt, sulochanadevi Singhania School, Thane as a Music Teacher in the cultural faculty since Kudos for avoiding all unnecessary melodramalove triangles.

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Then first teaser came and the star cast was completely shocking for me and that teaser won my heart. Since I haven’t seen the’play’ natakI enjoyed watching the film. Overall, Katyar is bursting at the seams with Indian cultural charm.