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Seven Steps Around The Fire

Presented by Stage Ensemble Theater Unit (SETU) at The Mosian Center for Art, Watertown MA

Nov 11 - 13 2022
Seven Steps Around The Fire

Fotu Duniya

“Seven Steps Around the Fire”, a play written by Mahesh Dattani, directed by Subrata Das, brings up important social issue of social exclusion and identity crisis of Hijra (Indian transgender) community via murder mystery thriller.

Do hijras (Indian transgender) have equal right to love and marriage? SETU's new production "Seven Steps Around the Fire" is an attempt to find an answer to this question highlighting social exclusion and violence against Hijra community, one the oldest LGBTQ+ community in South Asia.

Called the third gender, evidence for their existence in Hindu society can be found in Hindu holy texts like the Ramayana and the Mahabharata. The third gender had a special place in Hinduism, even Shiva is

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