On Wednesday, May 7 a press meet was organized at Briks CafÃ© in Kupondole, Lalitpur to inform about MaHa Jatra 2071. The stage show of the popular comedy duo Madan Krishna Shrestha and Hari Bansha Acharya is being organized after a long time.
In the press meet Rajaram Poudel and Kiran KC had proposed to term the duo the ‘Hasya Samrat’. In response, Haribansha told that they were content with the title ‘MaHa’ for now. He also told that it was Rajaram who had first called them MaHa during the stage show ‘Bigyapan’. After that, the duo is known as MaHa – a word meaning honey in Nepali.
Press Meet video:
Hari Bansha told that the stage is like mother to them. It has been 6 years since they had done stage program last time. MaHa Jatra 2071 is starting on Baisakh 26 (May 9) at Pragya Bhawan and will run till Jestha 8 (May 22). The program is sponsored by Gurkha Brewery’s Tuborg Beer.
Other artists – Deepak Rayamajhi, Basundhara Bhusal, Kiran KC, Shiva Hari Poudel, Rajaram Poudel, Narendra Kansakar, Mohit Bansha Acharya, Bhuwan Chand, and Mallika Karki will support Ma Ha in the program. The emcee of the program is Rupa Khadka.
MaHa had previously done the same shows in Australia, USA and UK. The press conference was held right after they had returned back from the UK.
Video of MaHa in UK:
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