Strains of Melancholy: Thumri and the Indian Music of Waiting
Thumri explores the dual sides of love: union as well as the pangs of separation.
that explores how South Asia’s artistic traditions have shaped his understanding of queerness.
Rajat come out.
Hello,how are you feeling?
Tu me manques—
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