A large gathering, while battling severe cold wave, burst into thunderous applause when Assamese Bhojpuri singer Kalpana Patowary enthralling the audience with their magical voices and presented hit numbers, including Jaikarnath Bholenath, A Ganesh ke papa, A Ganesh ke mummy on the second day of the two-day Ekta Mahotsav at Ghuisarnath Dham, Pratapgarh near Allahabad in Uttar Pradesh.
The audience were spellbound at the ethnic dresses worn by the artists which made the evening truly classical.
The singer thanked The Deptt. of Tourism, Govt. of UP and the organisers for inviting her and promoting Bhojpuri music .
Pramod Tiwary,MP Rajya Sabha from Congress while inaugurating the Mahotsava by lighting lamp with chief guests said the activities and participation in the Mahotsava has increased considerably in the last few years and two days for it are quite insufficient.
Ekta Mahotsava is celebrated at Ghuisarnath Dham on each Maha Shivratri. Given the potentials of this occasion, Mahashivarathri is celebrated with great pomp and vigor at Ghuisarnath Dham. Over 10 Lakhs people and around 100 artists participate in the unique nightlong gathering with Organizer Committee.
Ekta Mahotsav is organised by The Deptt. of Tourism, Govt. of UP under the Chairmanship of Ghuisarnath Dham Mandir Prabandhan.