THE FAMOUS PANDAVANI ARTIST PADMASHREE, PADMA BHUSHAN, PADMA VIBHUSHAN & SANGEET NATAK AKADEMI AWARD
Profile of Artist:
Teejan bai is a Pandavani folk singer. A traditional performing art form, from Chhattisgarh, in which she enacts tales from the Mahabharata, with musical accompaniments.
Her maternal grandfather, Brijlal Pardhi, was a Pandvani singer. Teejan started learning from him when she was a little girl. "In her traditional attire she transforms herself into a character of the world of legends." Her first appearance on the Bhilai stage captivated the audience.
Teejan Bai represents the best in folk art in this country. Her sensuous rendering of the epic, her rustic charm and peasant-like simplicity have made her immensely popular not only in Chhattisgarh but almost all over the world. She has enchanted large crowds at the festivals of India in France, Switzerland, Germany, Italy, Britain and the USSR.
Teejan Bai is successful now. She is in great demand all over the country her family is now proud of her achievements. But simplicity is still her hallmark.
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