Amitabh Bachchan with Harivansh Rai Bachchan. (Image courtesy: cine_rocks)
- “Poland was awarded UNESCO City of Literature,” tweeted Big B
- “Today, they organised a recitation of Babuji’s Madhushala,” he added
- Big B is currently admitted to Nanavati Hospital for COVID-19 treatment
“I am moved to tears,” tweeted Amitabh Bachchan, who is currently admitted to Mumbai’s Nanavati Super Speciality Hospital for COVID-19 treatment, on Tuesday along with a video which shows Poland university students paying tribute to his father, veteran poet late Harivansh Rai Bachchan. In the clip, students of the University of Wroclaw can be seen reciting a few lines from Harivansh Rai Bachchan’s masterwork Madhushala on the terrace of the university. In the past also, honourary events to pay tribute to the veteran poet have been organised in Wroclaw. “I am moved to tears! Wroclaw, Poland was awarded UNESCO City of Literature, today they organised a recitation of Babuji‘s Madhushala by the University students on the roof of the University building. They pass the message Wroclaw is a City of Dr Harivansh Rai Bachchan,” tweeted Big B.
See his tweet here:
T 3601 – I am moved to tears !
Wroclaw, Poland was awarded UNESCO City of Literature, today they organised a recitation of Babuji’s Madhushala by University students on the roof of the University building. They pass the message Wroclaw is a City of Dr Harivansh Rai Bachchan. pic.twitter.com/Rvl4q7Liof
— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) July 21, 2020
In 2019, during his visit to Wroclaw, where literature and culture are considered very important, Amitabh Bachchan also took part in an honourary event that was organized to pay homage to his father. In honour of Harivansh Rai Bachchan, a commemorative miniature sculpture depicting a picture of him was unveiled in the center of Wroclaw that year.
Amitabh Bachchan, his son Abhishek Bachchan and his daughter-in-law Aishwarya Rai Bachchan are currently being treated for the coronavirus in the Nanavati Hospital. The superstar has been sharing updates about his health with his fans on Twitter. On Monday evening, he shared a message of gratitude for his fans, in which he wrote: “In these times of trial… the entire day is filled with your love and car…. and I can only express what best I can from here… my immense gratitude…”
T 3600 – In these times of trial .. the entire day is filled with your love and care .. and I can only express what best I can from here .. my immense gratitude .. pic.twitter.com/7ZbZauBmQG
— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) July 20, 2020
Meanwhile, take a look at some other posts that Big B has tweeted from the hospital.
T 3599 –
to them that protect us
— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) July 19, 2020
T 3597 – In happy times , in times of illness, you our near and dear, our well wishers, our fans have ever given us unstinting love , affection care and prayer .. we express our bountiful gracious gratitude to you all .. in these circumstances hospital protocol, restrictive ! pic.twitter.com/ksqlHvXfmo
— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) July 17, 2020
T 3594 (i) –
pristine white their layered dress ; dedicated to serve they be ; god like incarnations they ; companions of the sufferer they ; erased they their ego have ; to us they have embraced in care ; they be the divine destination ; they fly the flags of humanity … pic.twitter.com/kTlROPIn4u
— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) July 14, 2020
Amitabh Bachchan was last seen in Gulabo Sitabo, which released on Prime Video last month.