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Opinion Dec 04, 2022 - 12:26

The revolution and the religion in the film Kantara

While the film succeeded in portraying the historically radical religions that revolted against the hegemonic Brahminism, the danger of constructing all religiosity as merely ‘Hindu’ is ever present in Indian society.
A picture from the film Kantara with a man performing Bhootakola wearing yellow paint on his face and wearing a head adornment