I expect to change again in the future, although probably not so drastically. From time to time (not always), the communist parties of old had a policy of ‘entryism’.

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The origins of mixed media painting are in the late Victorian years from around 1870 to 1914, referred to as “La Belle Epoque.” Translated from the French, this basically means “the beautiful age,” or “the gilded age.” Fast advances in science, technology as well as loosening social mores influenced artists of the time to explore unknown waters of creative expression. This great number is almost sung to perfection by Mohammed Rafi, one of the greatest singers of Bollywood, in Raga Bhairavi (tal Dadra). It was composed by Naushad, another all time great, with lyrics written by Shakeel Badayuni. It comes from a movie, which was one of the earliest in a long tradition of musicals based on Hindustani … Read the rest