Meet Our Performers
Some artists whose powerful performances will be witnessed at Kumbh 2019.
Hema Malini is a trained Bharatanatyam dancer. Her daughters Esha Deol and Ahana Deol are trained Odissi dancers. They performed with Hema Malini in a production called Parampara for charitable events. She also performed with her daughters at the Khajuraho Dance Festival.
Hema Malini studied Kuchipudi with Vempati Chinna Satyam and Mohiniattam with Kalamandalam Guru Gopalakrishnan. She has played a number of dance roles including Narasimha and Rama in Tulasidas's Ramcharitmanas. In 2007, she performed in Mysuru on the eve of Dussera, where she played the roles of Sati, Parvati and Durga.
Hema Malini owns the Natya Vihar Kalakendra dance school.
The musical style of the band can be at best classified as folk and fusion music. It is an experimental genre, fusing raga (traditional Indian tunes) with rock music, guitars and drums, sometimes using Indian folk songs. It has also been described by some music critics as ``Indo-rock fusion with jazz-spiced rhythms that integrates shlokas, sufism, environmentalism, mythology and revolution``.
A film starring Kishan, Jala Debh Duniya Tohra Pyar Mein, produced by the American film company PUN Films, was shown in the India Pavilion at the Cannes Film Festival 2010.
In 2013, Kishan was one of the judges on the reality TV show Sales Ka Bazigar, telecast on ETV. The show aimed to find the best salesperson in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand. The top ten people who made it to the finales were to be employed by the presenter of the show Su-kam Power Systems. The winner would get a package of ten lakhs per annum, followed by the first runner-up winning a package of six lakhs per annum. This show was the first of its kind to find the best salesperson in India, and saw participation from over 10,000 people from regions across Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand.
In 2018, he had a role in the film MLA.
He played the Indian Superman (1987 film), a Bollywood version of the Hollywood movies. He played the second lead in the cult Indian horror film Purana Mandir in 1983. Later he did many other horror movies such as Tehkhana in the 1980s.
She sings on Bhojpuri song in the Dil Hain Hindustani and in the first performance, She won hearts of all judges.
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Prayagraj has a glorious history and being one of the oldest cities in the world, it houses several historical monuments from different periods of Indian History. From the tomb of Khusru, in Khusrobagh which was built during the medieval period under Mughal Rule to All Saints Cathedral in Civil Lines built during the British Raj to Alopi Devi Mandir in Alopibagh which is one of the oldest Hindu temples built during the ancient period.
As a first time visitor to the biggest holy gathering, you must be prepared with basic instructions about what to do and what not.
The Kumbh Mela will be held in Prayagraj in the year 2019 from January to March. Being an important religious, educational, and administrative centre of India, Prayagraj is well connected to all the major cities of India via Air, Rail, and Road. For more details click on the “Getting Here” button in the adjoining section.
The Kumbh Mela to be held in Prayagraj in the year 2019 from 15th of January till 4th of March. The Kumbh Mela comprises many rituals including bathing ritual, which by far is the most significant ritual performed at Kumbh. Millions of pilgrims take part in the Kumbh bathing ritual at the Triveni Sangam.
- 15th January Makar Sankranti
- 21st January Paush Purnima
- 4th February Mouni Amawasya
- 10th February Basant Panchami
- 19th February Maghi Purnima
- 4th March Maha Shivratri
Witness performances by awarded national and local performers.
Experience a mix of cultural events like never before.