Nelofar Currimbhoy unveils her 2nd edition “Eyes of the Healer”
Nelofar Currimbhoy along with Bloomsbury her publishing househosted an evening on 10th May in New Delhi to celebrate the unveiling of her book “Eyes of the Healer”. The theme of the book set the pace and the aura of the evening. There was an unmistakable enchanted feeling to the party that took place at Long Champ , Hotel Taj Mansingh. The highlight of the evening was a Chapter of the book read out in the resonant voice of Actor Kabir Bedi in the presence of, Theatre Actor and Lyricist Piyush Mishra.
Eyes of the Healer book is a saga in verse that holds you spellbound with its engaging rhythm of words and narrative. It is the story of Govinda a young man who challenges the boundaries of the mind, to soar through the spiritual Universe in search of divinity and his muse Maya, a devoted young woman who spins her universe around him and redefines the fruition of love.
The evening also revealed the potential of the writing and the many shades it could take. A dance performance by Preeti Jaideep Mehta to lilting music as a back drop to two chapter of the book read out was a sensory treat for the guests. The guest list was extensive Maneka Gandhi Nelofars L.S.R. alumni, Mrs. Salma Ansari wife of the vice President of India were among the guest of the evening. Composed by Rajiv Choudhry was a sensory treat for the guests. It was also a revelation of Nelofar’s multifaceted creative interests, with the showing of a surreal audio visual choreographed by her to symbolize the poem.
She further talk about her next project “Main hoon”, a play that define a deep connection with every women . . Being from Lucknow I am absolutely bilingual she says. I also believe deeply in the Indian Languages. I have been published in Malayalam, Hindi and Bengali. I really would like everyone to be able to read my writing, she further added.