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Watch Kalpana Patowary paying tribute to Dada Saheb Phalke Awardee Padma Vibhushan Dr Bhupen Hazarika’s ‘Dola Dola’ a protest song in Taj Palace Mumbai on occasion of book release ‘Bhupen Hazarika - As I knew him’ written by Kalpana Lajmi.This function was organised on Bhupen Hazarikas 92nd Birth Anniversary.Guests present were Shyam Benegal, Wahid Rahman, Mukesh Bhatt, Adil Hussain, Huma Qureshi, Sunita Buyan.The Bard of Brahmaputra is the principal guiding force behind Kalpana Patowary’s thirst for and understanding of the elements of mass culture. Kalpana Patowary Re-Living Bhupen Hazarika through her contributions in cementing cordial relations between Assam and Bhojpuri region through Bhikhari Thakur’s songs to preserving, promoting and rendering Bhupen Hazarika’s people’s songs through various platforms in India like Paddy Folk and Fusion Music Festival, Taj Mahotsav, Uttar Pradesh, Rajgir Mahotsav Bihar is commendable.She says, only singing Bhupen Hazarika’s songs in his birth and death anniversary is not enough. We have to live up to his social messages.Inspired, Kalpana Patowary went in search of Bhupen Hazarika in Bihar and found Bhikhari Thakur - The Bard Of Bhojpur and released the much hyped musical album ‘The Legacy of Bhikhari Thakur’ after research of 4 years.