At Lokayat we have been singing songs of movement as songs of life. Lokayat, a forum for new world, is social action group based in pune. We are group of activists from various backgrounds. We meet every Sunday at 5pm in Pune, Maharashtra, India, to plan our actions for social change. None of the performers of this song are professional singers. We are ordinary activists who volunteer our free time for this cause, and we have learned by practice and with help from experienced cultural activists.
Sushma Deshpande performs Vhay Me Savitribai
By: Sushma Deshpande
The life and struggles of India’s first female teacher and anti caste rebel Savitribai Phule, from her perspective. An extraordinary mono-acting play, written, directed and performed by Sushma Deshpande.
Rohith Vemula Last Letter | Recitation in Hindi
This is a Hindi translation of the poignant last letter by written by Rohith Vemula, a Ph.D. Scholar from Hyderabad Central University, & activist of Ambedkar Student Association, before committing suicide, two years ago on this day.
AISWC Pune: Poem Recitation : Kaash tum Stree hote
Poem : Kaash Tum Stree Hote All India Socialist Women’s Conference, Pune, 2-3 December 2017
Eid Milan programme by Amarendra Dhaneshwar.
Lokayat organizes Paigaam-e-aman, a musical program celebrating peace & harmony on the eve of Eid. Amrendraji sings a film song which emphasizes humanity over religion
Neela Bhagwat - Two Gujarati Poems on Mahatma Gandhi
Indian Classical Musical rendition of two Gujarati poems about Mahatma Gandhi
Maro Jeevan Ej Mari Vani (My Life is My Message) by Umashankar Joshi
Atla Phulo Neeche (Beneath This Wreath) by Hasmukh Pathak.
Lokayat is an activists group based in the city of Pune, India. We are a part of the nationwide anti-globalisation movement. We work on various social issues.