Insightful and intriguing, this historical romantic drama depicts the twists and turns in the life of Vasantsena, a wealthy courtesan who falls in love with an impoverished, previously married Brahmin, Chārudatta. Despite their mutual affection,the couple's lives and love are threatened when a vulgar courtier, Samsthānaka, also known as Shakara, begins to aggressively pursue Vasantasenā. How will their love story pan out? Will they succeed in staying together against all odds?
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The story of this movie is inspired from 'Mrichchhakatika', a ten-act Sanskrit drama attributed to Śūdraka, an ancient playwright generally thought to have lived sometime between the third century BC and the fifth century AD, whom the prologue identifies as a Kshatriya king and a devotee of Siva who lived for 100 years. Read More