Everyone is trying to do their bit helping people cope with this Covid-19 pandemic. Celebrities, too, have been making a positive impact and giving back to those in need. Actor Tejaswini Kolhapure takes the ‘music for a cause’ way to aid the needy amid the crisis.
‘I am doing this fundraiser which is music for a cause in memory of our father’: Tejaswini Kolhapure Saraswat
Actor Tejaswini Kolhapure Saraswat, who hails from a family of music stalwarts, on her part as well is aiding the novel coronavirus relief efforts by a fundraiser in which musicians are doing live performances. “I am doing this fundraiser which is music for a cause in memory of our father Pandit Pandharinath Kolhapure who founded this trust, Veena Vardayani. I wanted to make the fund-raising a little more unique so I thought why not do music sessions, which would also entertain people who are sitting at home,” shares the actor.
The actor says that this initiative is serving two purposes - raising funds to help the needy and animals
Musicians who have participated are Rudra Veena player Ustaad Mohibahauddin Dagar, table player Ustaad Akram Khan and his son Zhargam and vocalist Meeta Pandit. Saraswat is also getting help from her family members, including her niece Shraddha Kapoor, who was also part of one session recently. The actor says that this initiative is serving two purposes - raising funds to help the needy and animals in this crisis as well as bringing classical music on social media.