“Main Sherni” song: Vidya Balan’s movie Sherni was released on June 18, 2021, on Amazon Prime Video. The movie is about a forest officer who is sent to help a village deal with a tigress on the loose but ends up surrounded by doubting men, restless villagers and a plot more sinister than it seems. In Amit Masurkar’s drama, Vidya Balan plays an upright forest officer who is tasked to resolve the man-animal conflict. Through her journey, the film follows how Vidya’s character, Vidya Vincent, takes on the patriarchal society and navigates her way through social barriers put up for women. Keep reading and check out the “Main Sherni” video song below.
“Main Sherni” is all about Women empowerment
Check out the video below:
This is a beautiful track sung by Akasa and rapper raftaar, lyrics by Raghav and music by Utkarsh Dhotekar. The song is dedicated to all the women. ‘Main Sherni’ is made especially for all the fierce women that are inspirations in themselves.
“You are resilient and remarkable. We honour your spirit! ❤️”
The song features Vidya Balan along with four other real-time Sherni’s including Trinetra Haldar Gummaraju, Eshna Kutty, Natasha Deol and Mira Edra. These bold ladies have broken the odds and come out with what they actually feel is right and good for them without giving a damn about society and giving a thought about what is being ‘traditional.’
Here’s all you need to know about the 4 sherni’s in the song
Trinetra Haldar Gummaraju, a 23-year-old trans-woman, a medical student who recently finished her MBBS exams and is now interning at the Kasturba Medical Hospital, Manipal. Completing her MBBS, she has also earned the position of Karnataka’s first trans-woman doctor. Imagining a life being a woman in a man’s body might just sound next to impossible, but fighting all odds this trans-woman from Karnataka have dealt it all. She has not only undergone her internal struggle, rejection from society and family initially but also had to deal with name callings from like ‘faggot’ and many more. But, overcoming all struggles she has joined the group of transgender women who are making it big.
Eshna Kutty is an alumna of Lady Shri Ram College, Delhi University. She has been teaching hula hoop for nearly 5 years. She has also been hosting online lessons for the last six months owing to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Natasha Deol is a body positivity influencer and a Yoga trainer.
Mira Edra 15-year-old Mira, youngest go-karting champion. Broken ribs and car crashes fail to scare them because they are all driven by one common passion- a thrill for speed.
The movie stars Vidya Balan, Mukul Chadda and Vijay Raaz in prominent roles. Sherni is produced by Bhushan Kumar, Krishan Kumar, Vikram Malhotra and Amit Masurkar.
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