Water & Sanitation: World Rivers Day: Interview with Amoghavarsha on River Kali

“Rivers are the arteries of our planet; they are lifelines in the truest sense.”
~ Mark Angelo

World Rivers Day is celebrated on the last day of September, every year.  RJ Vijaya and Venkatesh, spoke to Amoghavarsha,  a storyteller, wildlife photographer and film maker from Bangalore, India, about “Kali- The film”, he directed.

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The movie traces the epic journey that the 100 year old Janaki and her grandson trek to the source of the Kalinadi ( Kali River), so that they can pay their tributes to the river. An ancient tradtion that they have been judiciously following at this small hamlet called Patagudi

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Take a listen, to the very special program, to mark this occassion.

 

You can watch the movie https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RuVnAwkuTVw

Acknowldegement to Amoghavarsha, for allowing us to use excerpts from the movie, for the audio

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