wiki:Chronicle/1904

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  • Madhav Prasad Mishra’s short story, Ladki Ki Bahaduri, appears in the journal Sudarshan. It is sometimes cited as the first work of short fiction in the still-evolving Hindustani language.
  • Veer Savarkar, later associated with the right-wing Hindu Mahasabha, starts the Abhinav Bharat as a secret society of revolutionary terrorists.
  • The Maharashtra Natak Mandali introduces naturalist prose theatre, later associated with the stage/film star Keshavrao Date.
  • Manek D. Sethna starts the Touring Cinema Co. in Bombay, showing The Life of Christ (two reels).