How do the people of the city of Hyderabad entertain themselves as seen in Sarojini Naidu’s poem “In the Bazaars of Hyderabad”? How do you know?
As depicted in Naidu’s poem, the people were entertained in the bazaars of Hyderabad by the magicians displaying their tricks by chanting their magic spells and the musicians playing on sitar sarangi and drum.
The fourth stanza of the poem says it all —
What do you play, O musicians?
Sitar, sarangi and drum.
What do you chant, O magicians?
Spells for aeons to come.