2024 Performing Artists Lineup

Mahashivratri is an exuberant nightlong festival with explosive meditations by Sadhguru and spectacular musical performances by renowned artistes. Watch the celebrations online this year.

To make the most of the auspicious night of Mahashivratri, it is recommended to stay awake from sunset until sunrise (in your time zone) with an erect spine.

Shankar Mahadevan

Shankar Mahadevan is a grammy-winning singer and musical composer. Mahadevan was born in Chennai, India and grew up in Mumbai. He learned Indian Classical and Carnatic music in his childhood and started playing Veena at the age of five. He is a part of the Shankar Ehsaan Loy trio team that makes music for the Indian film industry. He sings songs in an impressive seven languages: Hindi, Tamil, Malayalam, Kannada, Telugu, Marathi and Carnatic. The singer and composer, along with Zakir Hussain, is a part of the fusion band Shakti which won the Grammy Award for Best Global Music Album for “This Moment.”

Gurdas Maan

Gurdas Maan is a Punjabi singer, songwriter, choreographer and actor. He was born in Giddarbaha, Muktsar, Punjab, India. Starting to sing only as a hobby, Maan was a college lecturer and holds a masters degree in Physical Education and a black belt in Judo. He gained national attention in India in 1980 with the song Dil Da Mamala Hai. Since then he has gone on to record over 27 albums and has written over 200 songs. Known for his charismatic stage presence and is loved and respected by audiences all over the world.

Rathijit Bhattacharjee

A performer since the age four, Rathijit Bhattacharjee has carved a unique space in the Indian music scene. His soulful vocals and artistic explorations have earned him numerous prestigious accolades. He has worked as a music director with prolific singers, and has composed popular songs like "Ochin Majhi," "Sorbonashi" and “Maa Meri Maa.”

Prithvi Gandharv

Prithvi Gandharv is a singer and composer known for his Bollywood films and Ghazal performances. He made his musical debut as a singer in the movie “Bajirao Mastani.” Prithvi is a gifted singer in the classical genre, and has performed over 800 concerts around the world accompanied by his own band, as well as sharing the stage with many musical legends. 

Mahalingam Marimuthu

An acclaimed composer and folk singer, Mahalingam Marimuthu has sung hundreds of film songs across Tamil, Kannada, Malayalam, and Telugu. With numerous hit songs, chart-topping albums, and performances around the world, he has worked with some of India’s finest music composers. 

Mooralala Marwada

Moorala Marwada is a Sufi folk singer from the Janana village of the Kutch District, Gujarat, India. He sings the poetry of Kabir, Mirabai, Ravidas and others. Moorala sings in the Kaafi form of music that has evolved and been adopted by the Hindu singers of Shah Abdul Latif Bhittai. He has also been featured in the Kabir project.   

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