Since the pandemic strike in early 2020, a full lockdown has been imposed by the government, which has gradually brought stability issues of mental health to every individual. In the midst of this, an Indian national TV station took a nice step and aired the 1988 drama ‘Mahabharat’ for the second time in 2020. The act was to help people learn the good virtues and adapt. positivity during the crucial moments.
Although the show revolves around a Hindu epic, it is not limited to viewers of a particular religious. Therefore, the video of a Muslim singing the Mahabharat title song did not shock Internet users. But he still managed to win hearts because of his unique performance.
The video was shared by Dr SY Quraishi, India’s former chief electoral commissioner, on his Twitter account on Monday. In the video, an elderly man can be seen singing a beautiful rendition of Mahendra Kapoor’s epic mythological spectacle sung by BR Chopra.
Celebrating unity in diversity, the man melodiously performed the show’s iconic introduction ‘Mahabharat Katha’. He sang the whole song without even stopping for the interlude between the two, his version also added the few adlibs that won hearts on the internet.
Dr Quraishi uploaded the video with the caption “Beat the stereotypes! “
Watch the video here:
Beat the stereotypes! pic.twitter.com/BwhfqMbTjV
– Dr SY Quraishi (@DrSYQuraishi) September 20, 2021
The video was so popular with viewers that the comments section is filled with positive feedback. With over 1,000 retweets, the video is going viral on Twitter and other social media platforms.
Have you ever heard something like this from a Muslim before ??
Yes, this man is from #Cashmere, singing the title song of “MAHABHARAT”#NayaKashmir is a place where community harmony exists and people here respect other religions.
It is very true: religion has no borders! pic.twitter.com/7NpmSnSGn2
– RuksanaBegum786 (@ RBegum786) September 22, 2021
This is something that has never been heard from a Muslim before !!!
– Mohsin Wani (@ mohsin_wani99) September 22, 2021
– SANDEEP SHARMA🇮🇳🇮🇳🇮🇳🇮🇳🇮🇳 (@ sandysonu235) September 21, 2021