पिंगा Pinga lyrics – (marathi) meaning in english,hindi – Bajirao Mastani
The English meaning of Hindi word “Pinga” is “Goddess durga
In the past when they did not have freedom and independence and were locked in the house, women often became frustrated and sad. To counter this many festivals were arranged that would keep them busy and entertained. One such festival was Mangalagaur.
I won’t explain Mangalagaur in detail as you can find the details here Mangala Gaur. To entertain themselves, women in Mangalagaur would play many games, would tease each other, would complain about their in laws through songs etc. The games these women played were often like exercises and involved heavy movement. One such game is Pinga.
Pinga is one of the cutest games of Mangalagaur. In this game women stand legs apart and then do this: