Patthe Bapurao (November 11, 1868–December 22, 1941) was a Marathi singer-poet in the Tamasha musical theatre genre. He also composed severals Vags, dramatic and humorous skits, which were also popular.
Born on November 11, 1868, (at Rethareharnax, Sangli, Maharashtra)  as Shridhar Krishna Kulkarni in a typical Maharashtrian Brahmin family, he married the courtesan Pawala and became one of the most popular performers of early twentieth century. In his memory,Patthe Bapurao Street is a name given to a street in Redlight area of South Mumbai (Falkland Road, Foras road near Alfred cinema). A movie has been made after him, and several streets are named for him in Mumbai and other Indian cities. The name is also written Bapurav.
He died on December 22, 1941.
Mon, 10 Nov 2014 19:06:39 -0800
Meanwhile, waterlogging was reported from catchment areas in Maulana Azad Road, Keshav Rao Khade Marg, Dadasaheb Bhadkamkar Marg, Anandrao Nair Marg, Patthe Bapurao Marg and Sane Guruji Road. Lovegrove pumping station was ...
Sat, 21 Jun 2014 14:11:15 -0700
Only on my way out did I realise what I had walked down was called Patthe Bapurao Marg. That was when it finally clicked. I'd been walking on Falkland Road. From dates.sites, (a must-have compendium for film nerds and Bombay fans, published by the ...
Mon, 10 Sep 2012 08:31:38 -0700
Remember, he had disparagingly refused to take a donation from actor Dilip Kumar as he believed that cine-artists lacked in character, and earlier (1927) from the Marathi tamasha legend Patthe Bapurao because he earned money by employing Mahar ...
Thu, 24 May 2012 13:05:07 -0700
One person was killed and five were injured when the compound wall of a Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) run Urdu School along Patthe Bapurao Marg at Rushi Mehta Chowk, Grant Road, collapsed on Thursday. The victims, the youngest of ...
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Thu, 10 Dec 2009 12:03:11 -0800
He translated Sant Dnyaneshwar's text Amrutanubhav into English, Sant Tukaram's abhangs into English in his popular book Says Tuka, Namdeo Dhasal's poems, and even Patthe Bapurao's famous Marathi lavni. Chitre is perhaps the only person to have got ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2011 23:24:50 -0700
Hydraulic engineer Ramesh Bambale said water supply to Tardeo, Tulsiwadi and Haji Ali was affected on Wednesday and supply to Thakurdwar, Dhobi Talao, Girgaum, Babulnath, Mumbai Central, Maulana Shaukat Ali Road and Patthe Bapurao Marg will be ...
Fri, 15 Jan 2010 09:03:45 -0800
Ballad poets, or shahirs, such as Honaji Bala, Parshuram and Patthe Bapurao, composed some of the most versatile Lavnis, replete with everyday humour and wit. The peak period for Lavni ended with the fall of the Peshwas in the early 19th century.
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