The British clamped down on seditious theatre by passing the Dramatic Performances Act, 1876 and bringing down the curtain on Nationalist Drama.
But a breed of writers rose to the challenge. Using Mythology as a cover, they wrote tales with Nationalist ideals and messages. Here’s a peek into the fascinating saga and my research into how Mythology shaped History.
Read by Article in the Bhavan’s Journal on How Mythology Impacted the Indian Freedom Struggle through the medium of drama.