An evening with ‘Kalam ke Baahubali’
Poet, dialogue writer and lyricist, Manoj Muntashir has been regaling audiences of Kalam in cities across India. Muntashir was in conversation with Paras Jha at the Kalam Ahmedabad session on June 8, where he spoke about his work and writing dialogues for Baahubali. The Amethi-born writer took on the pen name Muntashir as he started writing. His first collection of poems, Meri Fitrat Hai Mastana, was being picked up by literature lovers in large numbers soon after it was put up on Amazon. To his credit at a lyricist, Muntashir has songs like Teri Galiyan, Tere Sang Yara, Kaun Tujhe, Main Phir Bhi Tumko Chahunga, Mere Rashke Qamar, Dekhte Dekhte, etc. His young fans have lent him the title of ‘Kalam Ke Baahubali’ (Baahubali of the pen).