Nepal – India
Varanasi live 12.11.2011
70 pics with Mahadev Cometo, Rajaneesh Tiwari (tabla), Jean-Louis Gafner (magic) and Betrand Siffert (sound).
Indian Tour Setup 16.11.2011
With Mahadev Cometo, Jean-Louis Gafner and Betrand Siffert.
Find the guy checking electronics,
– first with his finger
– then with his tongue !
Eye- and Ear-Catching
Mahadev Cometo, Rajaneesh Tiwari, Hari Paudyal, Jean-Louis Gafner and Bertrand Siffert in a live performance at Assi Ghat, Varanasi, november 2011, playing The Beatles’ song «Tomorrow Never Knows»
Same crew, same place, Varanasi 2011:
Mahadev playing the mythical song «Lyoba» as a reminescence of his origins.
Nepal – India Tour 2014
नमस्कार – नमस्ते
Mahadev Cometo, together with Jean-Louis Gafner, magic lightshow, and Bertrand Siffer, sound.
Impressions from the Nepal-India tour (+Silence Festival, Nepal), oct/nov. 2014, s. video Concert Assi Ghat Varanasi 2014
About 100 images.
Just click on the first image, click then on the fullscreen-icon and let it go hitting first the PLAY-button.
Headliner at the Silence Festival in Kathmandhu, Nepal 2014
Playing sitar with hard rockin’ Guido Wyss, s. videos on guidowyss.com.
With Jean-Louis Gafner and Bertrand Siffert.
Some pics of the Silent Festival, s. image-gallery above.
Festival poster, check Event-List .
Agni Pooja Varanasi, 2014
A group of priests performing “Agni Pooja” (Worship to Fire) wherein a dedication is made to Shiva, River Ganga, the Sun, Agni (Fire), and the whole universe, – at the Dashashwamedh Ghat, Varanasi. Every evening!
India Tour 2015
Mahadev Cometo, together with J.-L. Gafner, magic lightshow, and B. Siffer, sound.
Impressions from the India tour, oct. 2015 (domestic flights and trains.pdf).
Playing at the Ganga river on daybreak,
Just icing on the cake – La cerise sur le gâteau ?
Invited to play at the govermental program of Indian traditional classical music…
– with some e-psychedelic side effects :- )
Subah-e-Banaras – “Morning of Varanasi”
Every morning before sunrise at Assi Ghat, Varanasi:
«A mystic blend of nature’s grandeur and human existence»,
– as the District Cultural Commitee of Varanasi is saying.
Following a well structured programme,
– including «Fooding» ;–
- Morning Prayers
- Sehnai recital
- Morning Raga / Light Music
- Yoga Meditation and Spirituality
- The significance of the day – Daily Details
- Interpretation of the traditional format, significance and meaning of Gala/celebration