PPGUK :Audio release – The Legend of Shankhadhar.
Pasa Puchah Guthi UK (PPGUK) are delighted to announce the audio release of the first animated feature film in Nepalbhasha – The Legend of Shankhadhar.The film is a biopic on Shankhadhar Shakhwa, an ordinary merchant from Kathmandu who cleared
everyone's debt and started Nepal's original era, Nepal Samvat, on 20th October 879 AD.The Legend of Shankadhar is written by Sanyukta Shrestha and music composed by Namlo band.
The film is animated, produced & directed by Sanyukta Shrestha & Niyukta Shrestha under their banner yantrakala (www.yantrakala.com) with a passion for preserving and spreading Nepalese history, culture and tradition through entertaining and creative animated features. The film is due for release by PPGUK on the day of Nepal Samvat 1137.
The audio release will be held on Saturday 15th May at Gurkha Club, Plumstead, London. It is expected that members from various PPGUK branches will attend this event. The event will entail speeches from the writer and producer, Sanyukta Shrestha, project lead, Ojesh Singh and an introduction of musicians. The audio release will also be an opportunity to find out more about the
type of music used throughout the film; how it was produced by Namlo band and the challenges they faced throughout the composition.
More information and updates can be found on social media under the name of “The legend of Shankhadhar” on Facebook, Youtube and “@TheShankhadhar” on Twitter.