The 95th delivery anniversary of legendary actor Raj Kapoor was not too long ago marked in Moscow, Russia, with a lot love. The embassy of India’s Jawaharlal Nehru Cultural Centre held an occasion on the Moscow Music Corridor, Kalanchevskaya, whereby the late actor’s contribution to Indian cinema was remembered fondly.
Ambassador of India, H.E. Shri D B Venkatesh Varma, who was current on the occasion, spoke at size about Kapoor’s cinematic legacy. His frequent visits to Russia for taking pictures made him a star within the nation as properly, and his presence acted as a catalyst within the Indo-Russia friendship.
Two of Kapoor’s iconic movies i.e. Mera Naam Joker and Awaara have been screened on the occasion, and a 1991 ebook primarily based on Raj Kapoor was re-launched on the occasion, within the presence of the ambassador in addition to the Deputy Minister of Tradition. Ballet dancer and actor Ksenia Ryabinkina, who appeared in Mera Naam Joker, was additionally felicitated.
The embassy’s official Twitter deal with later shared moments from the celebration. “95th Delivery Anniversary of Late Raj Kapoor was celebrated at this time on the Moscow Music Corridor. Ambassador spoke about Raj Kapoor and his contribution in direction of Indian Cinema and his position in cementing the friendship ties between the 2 international locations,” they wrote.