There is a well known singer, a lok singer very popular and highly demanded.
New songs of the singer are released every now and then. Most of the songs are hit songs.
There is a high demand of the singer but, nobody can talk to her or meet her.
She earns millions but, her parents are living in a very poor condition.
The singer’s father hasn’t only seen his daughter once in a decade. He hasn’t seen his grand children and has never seen the son-in-law of 10 years – Sundar Mani Adhikari.
Yes, I am talking about Bishnu Majhi – the mysterious singer of Nepal.
I made a biography video a few weeks ago. Kantipur’s Saptahik has published a detailed report on how Bishnu Majhi can’t be contacted and has compiled all the information available aobut the singer.
Bishnu Majhi’s father:
Biography of Bishnu Majhi:
- Name – Bishnu Majhi
- Father – Tara Bahadur Majhi
- Mother – (Name not known)
- Profession – Singer
- Birth Place – Khoriyaghat, Chapakot, Syangja
- Married to – Sundarmani Adhikari
- Marriage date – 2069 Mangsir 5 (Pokhara Municipality record)
- Children – A twin (born around 2015)
Sundarmani Adhikari met Bishnu Majhi in a program held in Butwal. Adhikari convinced Bishnu Majhi to go to Kathmandu with him to make a singing career. Adhikari is credited for the popularity Bishnu has gained. He does all the management of her singing. They lived together for a while before formally marrying. Adhikari’s family wasn’t happy initially on the marriage. But, later they accepted Majhi has their daughter-in-law.
In Kathmandu, the exact location of her residence is not known. Some say that she lives in Naya Bazar area, but that is not confirmed yet.
Majhi’s birthplace Syangja is home to a lot of other well known singers like Bhagawan Bhandari, Badri Pangeni, Ek Narayan Bhandari, Rupak Dotel, Ramji Khand.
Majhi is just a signer. The lyrics and music of the songs she sing are usually written and composed by her husband Adhikari.
and Badri Pangeni says: