27th February, birthday of Kusumagraj is celebrated as Marathi Bhasha Gaurav Divas across the world. On the occassion of this special day, State of Maharashtra organized an event at Iconic Gateway of India in Mumbai. The event titled 'Dhan Marathi Dhun Marathi Dhanya Marathi' produced by Jeevangani was presented for the first time in front of the cheering Marathi viewers.
The event was hosted by Marathi actors Tushar Dalvi, Madhura Velankar and Smita Gawankar. Many Marathi celebs presented dance, poems and performances including Amruta Subhash, Suvarna Mategaonkar, Abhijeet Kelkar, Saumitra and Omprakash Shinde. The star attraction was famous music director and singer Shankar Mahadevan, who ethralled the young audience with his Marathi songs like Sur Niragas Ho and Man Udhan Waryache.
Crowd Cheering Shankar Mahadevan on Song Maan Udhaan Varyache