RakeshBedi (born in New Delhi) is an Indian film actor, stage and television actor, most known for his comedy roles in films like ChashmeBuddoor (1981), and the television series, Yeh Jo Hai Zindagi (1984), ShrimaanShrimati (1995) and Yes Boss (1999–2009). Some of his most memorable roles were in the 1981 film hashmeBuddoor with Farooq Shaikhand in the TV sitcoms Shrimaan Shrimati (1995), Yes Boss, Yeh Jo HaiZindagi(1984), written by Sharad Joshi and directed by Kundan Shah. He had a minor role in Gulzar’s Mere Apne, and has acted in a number of Punjabi movies, including Main tuassituss
He Is one of the leading Koodiyatam artistes today. He has received intensive training from legendary and very eminent Gurus such as AmmannoorMadhavaChakyar, Moozhikulam KochukuttanChakyar. He has travelled widely performing at various prestigious venues in India and abroad such as Japan, Europe, Korea, Singapore, Israel etc.
He has also been involved in many experimental works such as cross cultural mask dance DRAGAN BOND RITE at New York & Washington Contemporary Theatre Production DESDIMONA at Adelaide, Munich, Singapore etc. Margi MadhuChakyar is a post graduate in Koodiyatam.
Salil Bhatt is an Indian slide guitar player. He created the musical instrument SatvikVeena. He is the son of the fellow slide player and Grammy Award winner, Padmashree Pt. Vishwa Mohan Bhatt.His latest album, Slide to Freedom 2 – Make a Better World, was nominated for a Canadian Juno Award.
MooralaMarwadais 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 LatifBhittai. He has also been featured in the Kabir Project.
Niladri Kumar is an Indian classical and fusion musician.He was born to sitar player Kartick Kumar, a disciple of Ravi Shankar.He started learning sitar under his father at the age of four.Kumar gave his first public performance at the age of six at Sri Auro bindo Ashram in Pondicherry.