Saturday, Jan 28, 2023

Rambo Circus


P T Dilip, founder of Rambo Circus, dies

October 29, 2022 6:42 am

“... He had always wanted to improve Indian circus right from the start. He joined the circus at a young age, started to manage it and then set up his own circus. He took the circus overseas and in India too, he tried to make innovations to keep the circus relevant,” said his son Sujit Dilip.

Rambo Circus awarded ‘Hunar Haat ki Safalta Ke Saathi’ award

April 27, 2022 8:50 am

On the performing art of the circus, Naqvi said that it is on the brink of becoming a lost art and the pandemic had severely strained the artists.

Union minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi invites Pune's Rambo Circus to perform at 'Hunar Haat'

November 11, 2021 8:43 am

Rambo Circus will put up shows at Vrindavan in Uttar Pradesh from November 12 to 14, in Lucknow on November 17 and 18, and in Delhi’s Pragati Maidan between November 20 and 27.

After 2020's great silence, Rambo Circus tent opens to audiences on New Year's Day

January 01, 2021 4:28 pm

Rambo Circus was among the first, globally, to adapt. When BookMyShow created an online show by filming the live acts, it became a high-grosser with thousands of tickets sold.

Photo Essay: On a tightrope

July 12, 2020 1:34 am

Covid-19 has dealt a blow to circus owners, who are struggling to ensure that artistes and permitted animals do not go hungry. Text, photographs by Pradip Das

Rambo Circus owner gets bail

June 06, 2016 9:20 am

Followed by a complaint filed by Animal Welfare Board officer Sunil Havaldare against Rambo Circus, the Sangvi police had filed an FIR against Dilip under Prevention of Cruelty Against Animals (PCA) Act, Sections 11, 12, 26 and 34.

Rambo Circus to mark silver jubilee next year

January 28, 2016 12:40 am

Vows it will be bigger and better after irrigation department denies permission on Mutha riverbed.

Rambo Circus may not get Mutha river nod

December 30, 2015 4:01 am

Citing NGT order & state govt regulations, irrigation dept scuttle plans of 25th year celebrations.

World's shortest man from Nepal regales audiences in Mumbai circus

May 24, 2017 2:44 pm

Prior to his recognition by Guinness, Dangi led an ordinary life weaving baskets and ropes for a living.

Stage as the ring

April 30, 2014 5:24 pm

On World Circus Day, a circus group performed at Mumbai’s Prithvi Theatre, stressing on the need to reinvent new spaces and audiences


Pune’s Rambo circus back in town; see pictures of breathtaking acts

May 15, 2022 6:40 pm

The circus returns with a bag of acts and performances. It is being held for the first time after Covid rules were relaxed in the city.

One of India's oldest, Rambo Circus makes a comeback; see pics

October 29, 2021 6:48 pm

Rambo Circus is all set to throw its doors open!