Was first Indian film to be released commercially in US as Dnyandev, Light of Asia. Produced by Prabhat Film Company, the film went on to create a record of sorts when it ran for 36 weeks in cinema halls in Pune and Mumbai, doing a business of Rs 4.67 crore, a huge figure those days
Pune city is ready to welcome both Sant Tukaram and Sant Dnyaneshwar palkhis,which will be on their way to Pandharpur,on Monday afternoon. The city police have traffic diversion plans ready and security arrangements in place.
Chants of Gyanba-Tukaram accompanied by the beats of taal and the mridang and abhanga tunes filled the air heralding the arrival of the palkhis of Sant Dnyaneshwar and Sant Tukaram in the city on Wednesday evening.