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Grindmill songs of Maharashtra — Song #50472 by Mhaske Suman Rambhau

Village: भवताना - Bhavtana

H:XXI-5.2ai (H21-05-02a01) - Ambedkar / Ramābai, the first wife / Āheva / Kuṅkū, Ramā’s auspicious symbol

Cross-references:H:XXI-5.1a (H21-05-01a) - Ambedkar / Struggles for the dalits / Takes sides for his people
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म्हस्के सुमनबाई रामभाऊ - Mhaske Suman Rambhau
रमाबाई कुकु लेती मेणावरी गोल
भीम इवाइनात बोल दलिताचे काय हाल
ramābāī kuku lētī mēṇāvarī gōla
bhīma ivāināta bōla dalitācē kāya hāla
Ramabai applies the round mark of kunku* on wax
Baba speaks from the plane, how are the Dalits* doing
▷  Ramabai kunku (लेती)(मेणावरी)(गोल)
▷  Bhim (इवाइनात) says (दलिताचे) why (हाल)
Ramābāī applique du kumku, un point rond sur la cire
Bābā parle de l’avion. Quelle détresse que celle des dalit!
kunkuA red spot applied on the forehead by married women whose husband is alive as a mark of good fortune. This powder is also applied to God as a part of worship. It is prepared from turmeric, lemon juice, alum etc.
Dalit ➡ DalitsDepressed classes

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  1. Kuṅkū, Ramā’s auspicious symbol