We all have heard stories about Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj’s grand ‘Rajyahishek’! It has been part of the Maharashtrian folklore since forever! Many a times art has tried recreating that golden leaf from our history, but never has anyone quite succeeded at pleasing our imagination the way this new song ‘Shivrajyabhishek Geet’ from upcoming film ‘Hirkani‘ manages to entice us!
After proving his directorial finesse in his debut as a director with ‘Kaccha Limbu‘ Prasad Oak is all set to continue his adventures with the medium and this time in a even more grand way! ‘Hirkani’ his upcoming historical film is set to explore an unexplored chapter of the Maratha history.
Prasad Oak’s grand canvas is strikingly overwhelming straight away through the first glimpse into the film! The first glimpse being a 8.43 minutes long song which brings together the who’s who of Marathi industry and different styles of music and cultures all together as a tribute to the great king!
From folk musical forms like Ovi, Powada, Qawwali to Abhang, etc. are performed by seasoned musicians and singers like Amitraj, Nilambari Kirikire, Vivek Naik, Deepali Desai, Jiya Suresh Wadkar, & others while popular poet Sandeep Khare has penned the lyrics. Actors like Chinmay Mandlekar, Jitendra Joshi, Siddharth Chandekar, Pushkar Shrotri, Priyadarshan Jadhav, senior actress Suhas Joshi, & many other Marathi stars are seen in the video of the song!
If this is just one song from the film, we could only imagine the grandness with which the whole film unfold on the big screen! All we wish is that this historical genre of cinema really takes Marathi industry to new heights!