Little Girl Recites Amrita Pritam Poem: Noted poet Amrita Pritam’s ‘Main Tenu Phir Milangi’ is an iconic poem that always touches the chords of listeners. A video of a little girl reciting the video is doing rounds of the internet as netizens are loving it.
The little girl is dressed in a pink salwar kameez and is seen lip syncing Taapsee Pannu’s lines from the film Manmarziyaan. Her name is Kiara Khanna and her mom has posted it on Instagram. Actor Vicky Kaushal has been tagged in the post. Netizens seem to be fascinated by her facial expressions that stole the show. Watch the video here.
The video was uploaded on 25 October and has received over 373,564 likes so far. The video has received over 5 million views so far.
She is the same girl who had imitated Kiara Advani’s dialogue from Shershaah which went viral after Sidharth Malhotra posted it on his Instagram account. Watch the video here.
Who Is Amrita Pritam?
Born on 31 August 1919, Amrita Pritam was an Indian novelist, essayist and poet who wrote in Punjabi and Hindi. She is considered to be one of India's most iconic female poets. Her writings on partition, love, romance and pain moved people. She was highly empathetic towards the oppression and subjugation women face in a patriarchal society and often wrote about them in her novels.
She was an unapologetic writer and the most important voice for women in Punjabi Literature. In 1956, she became the first woman to win the Sahitya Akademi Award for her poem Ajj aakhaan Waris Shah nu (Today I invoke Waris Shah – “Ode to Waris Shah”)
Some of her famous works include Pinjar, Raseedi Ticket, Shadows of Words, In The Times Of Love And Longing.