Savitri Bai Phule
Saturday, August 19, 2017 | Planetarium, Patna
Hain Main Savtri Bai Phul’, was a lively solo performance by Ms. Sushma Deshpande. The play, written and directed by Ms. Sushma Deshpande was based on life of Savitribai Phule and Jyotiba Phule, social reformers of Maharashtra. They pioneered many social movements for uplift of downtrodden and marginalized sections of society in 19th century. Their work was especially in the field of girls education went along way to empower women in the rural areas of the country in general and in Maharashtra in particular.