When was the last time you saw a magical visual treat live with your eyes? Don’t remember? Surabhi Natya Mandali creates that magical experiences for the audience on every Saturday and Sunday in Nampally Public Garden, Hyderabad for rupees 30, irrespective of their living conditions and struggles. Surabhi Natya Mandali is run by a single family of 65 members working hard to keep the drama alive and they have been doing it for 132 years. They aren’t seeking for your sympathy or apathy, but all they need is some encouragement to prolong their history of pride and pain.

Narration –
Dr. Padma Sri Rekandar Nageswar Rao

Directed by Abhimanyu
Shot by Varshan Raj
Edited by Kodati Pavan Kalyan

Music (Thanks to individual artists who uploaded music for free)

(The music used in this video is under creative commons license)

Aadaraya Nisa – Rukmani Devi
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Hyson – All Who are weary

Kai Engel – Mercy

Blue Dot Sessions – Invernen

Blue Dot Sessions – Cicle Ariel

Morning Walk – Lee Rosevere

All Will See – Hyson

Blue Dot Sessions – Paper Feather
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