A work of five long years, the biography is the life story of the Maharaja and an absorbing account of the various facets of his personality and life — as a Maharaja, Army officer, and one of the most prominent individuals in Punjab politics.
In his creative practice, Shetty explores how there are many objects which are seemingly opposite; with many available positions, and in the work he looks at how to bring them together and not see these separately.
The story, based on the novel, revolves around a transgender who has been living in a dera for 15 years, and how a chance meeting with her family and attempts to be accepted by them, leads to a tragedy
Celebrating 15 years of the Writers’ Bloc Showcase, Shernaz Patel and Rajit Kapoor, who presented dramatised readings of the plays Still and Moving and Mahua in the city, on bringing curated original plays by Indian playwrights to different cities.
The effort, according to the authors, who presented many photographs, paintings, illustrations from the book, as part of their absorbing talk, was to unearth fascinating, new information about the Kohinoor.