The flick, based on the legend of Rani Padmini, a 13th century Hindu Rajput queen, mentioned in Padmavat, an Avadhi poem written by Sufi poet Malik Muhammad Jayasi
in 1540, had been facing protests from various groups.
Padmaavat: Based on Malik Muhammad Jayasi
's Awadhi epic poem Padmavat, Padmaavat became one of the most contentious movies of Bollywood due to rumours of a dream sequence involving Rani Padmini and the invader king Alauddin Khilji.
The film is a work of fiction based on a Sufi poem written in 1540 by Malik Muhammad Jayasi
. Bhansali has given the story his own flair and has added on to the story to give it more volume.
It is an epic poem written by a South Asian Muslim, the Sufi Malik Muhammad Jayasi
. The language of the text is an Indo-European bhasha called Awadhi, classified also as Eastern Hindi.
That in itself is a matter of grave concern in Malaysia, a Muslim-majority country," Aziz said.Based on the poemPadmavatby 16th-century poet Malik Muhammad Jayasi
's, the film wasembroiled in controversies in India after protests from a Rajput outfit Shri Rajput Karni Sena over allegations that the movie distorts historical facts and dents the pride of the Rajput community.
Starring Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor, the film is based on 16th century poet Malik Muhammad Jayasi
's poem Padmavat .
She is the figment of imagination - the imagination of a Sufi poet, Malik Muhammad Jayasi
, who in 1540 wrote the epic Padmaavat, in which a brave and beautiful Rajput queen chose to immolate herself in a ceremonial fire rather than be captured by Alauddin Khilji.
The magnum opus, based on 16th century poet Malik Muhammad Jayasi
's Padmavat, also stars Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor.
For that matter, the earliest source to mention Padmavati is an epic fictionalized poem, Padmavat, written by Malik Muhammad Jayasi
in 1540 CE.
Two chapters follow on the Padmavat of Malik Muhammad Jayasi
Starring Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh, and Shahid Kapoor in pivotal roles, the film is based on the legend of Rani Padmini, a 13th century Hindu Rajput queen, mentioned in Padmavat, an Awadhi poem written by Sufi poet Malik Muhammad Jayasi
The film, based on 16th century poet Malik Muhammad Jayasi
's poem Padmavat , was caught in a row after protests from Indian right-wing group Rajput Karni Sena, which contended that it distorts historical facts and dents the pride of the Rajput community.