‘Mata Ki Kahani’ shows conclude at Navratra Festival

A scene from 'Mata Ki Kahani' show staged at Katra during Navratra Festival.
A scene from 'Mata Ki Kahani' show staged at Katra during Navratra Festival.

Excelsior Correspondent
KATRA, Oct 17: ‘Mata Ki Kahani’ shows-the ultimate attraction of Navratra Festival-2018 organised by J&K Tourism in association with Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board concluded here today with its 15th show of the current series of performances.
Rohit Kansal, Planning Commissioner J&K Government was the chief guest on the occasion whereas Simrandeep Singh, CEO Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board, Sushma Chauhan, Deputy Commissioner Samba and Prasanna Ramaswamy G, Deputy Commissioner Reasi were special guests.
This show of Navratra festival-2018 witnessed jam-packed at exclusively designed open-air Theatre at Railway Station, Katra.
Written, devised, designed and directed by Padamshree Balwant Thakur and produced by Natrang Jammu, this mega-musical theatre presentation has created a history for being the first theatrical show based on the legend of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi.
Over 70 artists featured in this mega theatrical wonder which unfolds the entire story of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi just in an hour.
Famous film personalities including Mukesh Khanna and Rakesh Bedi rendered their voice to this magnificent production.
Prominent amongst those who contributed in creating this historical presentation included Anil Tickoo, Neeraj Kant, Rakesh Kumar, Surinder Manhas, Virji Sumbly, Mohammad Yaseen, Shivam Singh, Suraj Ganjoo and others.