"In Praise of Mother Santoshi"
Directed by Vijay Sharma
became the surprise hit of the year when it caused the little-known mother
goddess, Santoshi, to become one of the most popular icons among urban
working-class women as they began to observe the goddess's ritual fast. The
foremost earthly disciple of Santoshi (Anita Guha) is Satyavati (Kanan
Kaushal). When Satyavati marries the itinerant Birju, the wives of the
celestial trio Brahma, Vishnu, and Shiva create a series of problems
intended to test her devotion. Hindi with English subtitles.