Irrespective of when this popular music festival will eventually see the day of light, we bring to you some hard facts about this festival. As to what really made this music festival so significant and popular amongst music lovers and even among general people of Mumbai.
Banganga Music Festival, which was started in 1992, was a two day classical music festival that paid rich tributes to religious and mythological significance of Banganga Tank, located in the premise of famous Walkeshwar Temple in posh Malabar hills area.
Banganga Tank, is believed to be, a sacred place where Lord Ram had once shot his arrow and eventually water emerged from beneath the earth. From this very water Lord Ram is believed to have quenched his thirst.
The two day Banganga Music Festival indeed was organized to remind the present generation about this very cultural and religious heritage of Banganga tank. But more than anything else, the festival intended to reclaim the rich cultural heritage of ancient India.
With pure spiritual music and a imminent cultural heritage coinciding in such a remarkable way, this festival literally transcended people & music lovers to different world all together.
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