सत्यम ब्रूयात् प्रियं ब्रूयात् , न ब्रूयात् सत्यम् अप्रियम् । प्रिया च नानृतम् ब्रूयात् , एष धर्मः सनातन: ॥
Always utter the Truth, Truth is always sweet, Don't tell the truth to harm anyone But Truth never But never lie to please someone The movie Starts something like this But later you get to know the man who intends to speak truth is suffering from Alzheimer's disease and Dementia what if u you don't even know the past .
"Astu" Story of An old man who served as Director of the Linguistic and Ancient Research Centre as he had known the ancient texts, the Vedic tenets and the teachings of Zen by heart but can't remember the very basic foundation of his existence : who he is?
One fine Day the old man Shastri got lost while returning to his home along with her Daughter IRA and following an elephant LAXMI and her mahout Anta (Nachiket Purnapatre) tries to get Shastri back to his house. However, Shastri does not remember anything; he follows the elephant and reaches mahout's house where he meets mahout's wife Channamma. She takes care of Shastri along with her new-born and offers him a new family. She tells her Husband Mahout that they are already blessed with 2 children and will look after Shastri as their 3rd child.
I don't give spoilers to destroy the movie script, watch it once you'll be Fascinated by Mohan Agashe's acting as Old man.
This Marati movie includes some Kannada dialogues which will make you very comfortable to watch and Available on AMAZON PRIME.'Astu' is a must watch for everyone interested in meaningful cinema.
"ASTU" in Konkani ASO which means SO BE IT- Don't try to induce anything forcefully, one can do nothing to change something If they insist on going, so be it.
What I taught from the movie.
Mind is like a Clear Sky when you forget everything in life Because it's the most beautiful way to live in tranquility because you always live in Present.