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Star Plus wallay Sai Baba, Laser wallay Maidan May

Came across this curious flyer recently.

Television. Actors. Godmen. Lasers.
Too good.


  1. I remember one 'Amreeka waale Baba' banner in Lucknow. But this one is crazier.....and the way they have smartly used the star-plus logo instead of just writing star-plus in simple font shows great marketing minds behind it. :)

    Thanks for are truly a super-observer!

  2. TV, actors and godmen indeed make a bizarre combination!! They all excel at gimmickry.
    Welcome back, Vinayak. Long time, no see.

  3. i have seen one better - statues and potraits of NT Ramarao in his godly avatars - from his movies! there is this theatre in hyderabad, the hall is lined on both sides by larger than life potraits of the famous actor as different deities. when it first opened, fans would remove their shoes at the door.

  4. Varun,
    I am waiting for the day when we get to see their Google Ads. Something that can match marketing sills of Scientology guys.

    Biji, Biji, Biji. I am inching towards being a weekend blogger.

    That Hall will go into my 'must see this'list. Thanks!

  5. I gussed it now.. Its Leisure Valley...

  6. are so right. That makes it all the more funny.


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