Not many moviegoers from today might recollect the name of Nimmi. She was among the handful of actors of Hindi cinema in our midst who made their debut in the 1940s. Nimmi's story in Hindi cinema is also linked to the rich legacy of courtesans and theatre artistes to the film industry.
For over a millennia, the Brihadeeswara temple in Thanjavur has been the hub of art and culture and it continues to inspire art and artistes to this day
Thanjavur is decked up as the day of the kumbabhishekam finally dawns on the city. We look at the many factors that make this day special