On Tuesday, actor Samantha Ruth Prabhu, who was not too long ago seen in mythological Telugu drama Shaakuntalam, took to instagram to share a brand new image and quoted a line from the Bhagavad Gita. The road she quoted actually interprets to ‘You have a right to perform your prescribed action, but you are not entitled to the fruits of your action’. Additionally learn: Samantha Ruth Prabhu’s Shaakuntalam has disappointing opening weekend, grosses lower than ₹10 crore worldwide
Samantha’s Shaakuntalam has turned out to be a catastrophe on the field workplace. The timing of her put up and the quote from the Gita hints that she’s not involved by the efficiency of Shaakuntalam.
Sharing a brand new image, Samantha wrote a Sanskrit verse from the Gita. It learn: “Karmanye vadhika raste Ma phaleshu kadachana Ma karma phala he tur bhuh Ma te sangotsva karmani (sic).” The interpretation reads, “You have the right to work only but never to its fruits. Let not the fruits of action be your motive, nor let your attachment be to inaction.”
In the meantime, Shaakuntalam has turned out to be Samantha’s greatest failure. In its opening weekend globally, the Gunasekhar directorial, which was dubbed and launched in Tamil in addition to Hindi, didn’t even handle to gross ₹10 crore.
Commerce analyst Trinath had advised HT that the movie turned out to be a catastrophe on the field workplace with the bottom opening ever for a Samantha starrer. “Samantha’s films have always managed to register good to decent openings. Even her last release Yashoda, despite mixed reviews, opened strongly at the box-office. Shaakuntalam was rejected from the first show and after collecting around ₹5 crore on the first day worldwide, the film couldn’t recover at all. In the opening weekend, it didn’t even collect over ₹10 crore globally,” he mentioned.
In Shaakuntalam, Samantha performs the central character Shakuntala, daughter of Menaka and Viswamithra. The challenge marked her maiden collaboration with director Gunasekhar. It additionally stars Sachin Khedekar, Dev Mohan and Gautami in key roles.
Samantha might be subsequent seen in upcoming Telugu romantic drama Kushi, co-starring Vijay Deverakonda. She additionally has the Indian adaptation of Citadel with Varun Dhawan.