BUENA PARK, CA - Indo American Senior Heritage along with devotees of Krishna came together to bring to life all the significant moments from Krishna’s life in a play, “Krishna Leela,” viewed by around 300 people at the Jain Center here on July 23. Prior to telling the audience the important stories, the sponsors of the event came...
All of these important moments were wonderfully depicted by the actors who portrayed those roles. Every actor portraying a character had multiple roles to play.
Audience members attentively watched as each story in Krishna’s life was presented to them. At the end of the play when Krishna defeated Kans, the audience members clapped and cheered in excitement that good finally triumphed over evil.
Bollywood Entertainment owned by Jaswant Mehmi was the company who put on the play. Written by Jai Prakash Bhatt, directed by Rajiv Mehta, and produced by Kamlesh Chander Mehta. The actors were Devki and Radha (Deepti Arora), Vasudeva (Munish Kapoor), Uggarsen (Ramesh Bhardwaj), Kans (Sunny Sandhu), Yashoda (Asha Saklani), Nand (Rajiv Mehta), Krishna (Manish Kapoor), Balram (JaswantMehmi), Channur (Yogesh Arora), and Akrur (Gaurav Sharma). “Without the generous financial support of the sponsors this event would not have been possible,” said Jagdish Purohit, President of the Indo American Senior Heritage.