Swaradhar is ever-growing family of street musicians who earn daily livelihood by singing songs in their melodious voices at public places such as footpaths, local trains and railway bridges of Mumbai. These are very skilled musicians who never got a platform to present their talents. The founder and director of the organization Ms. Hemlata Tiwari highlighted this issue for the first time and initiated a study on the same.
Swaradhar is the only organization in India working on this cohort of population which is neglected by government and the common people. “Dignity to Every Hardwork” is our belief and we make every attempt to provide a dignified life to the street artists of Mumbai.Read more
"Our journeys are celebrated with the performance of these unknown artists. The way we perceive them is as good as beggar. Swaradhar is an eye opener for all of us who think this way. I wholeheartedly support the genuine efforts of Swaradhar."
Executive Editor, ABP News Marathi
"I am blessed to be artists but it gives more power to me when I see the struggle and hard work Swaradhar’s artists does to conquer their daily life challenges. I feel motivated every time I look at them."
"They are no different from us. The only difference is we perform in theatres and they perform in public places. These artist posses’ excellent skills! Performing on open stage is larger than life experience. Swaradhar is taking efforts to put it in front us."