Love In The Circus | 101 Traces

The heartwarming story of how two people found love and a life together at The Great Golden Circus.

Mr. Ramata and his wife Bhanumati are trainers at The Great Golden Circus. They met years ago as performers, and fell in love. Their love grew in secret, till their families learnt of the romance. Against the families’ wishes, they married and have spent the rest of their lives together ever since.

101 Traces looks at the last of anything: ethnic communities, folk craftsmen, disappearing trades, forgotten people. It sketches portraits of these unique individuals, locked in a battle they cannot win: a battle against the future. Together, they represent the dying whispers of ancient heritage and traditional individuality. As India moves towards homogenized global pop culture, 101 Traces honors the people, the objects, and the skills that connect us to our ancient identity.

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