Udupi: It is that time of the year when Christians across the world prepare to welcome baby Jesus. The Kadosh Revival Ministries Udupi and Big J Media Network organised the Christmas Truck Show, a two-day mobile street show, to spread the message of peace and love here on Thursday, December 17.
Yuvraj, president of Udupi City Municipal Council, flagged off the ‘Christmas Ratha’ by releasing doves and wished the organizers success.
Speaking to mediapersons, Prashanth Jathanna, director of Big J Media, said that the street show titled ‘Christmas Ratha’ will bring together over 50 artistes from various backgrounds. Music, dance, skits and a Christmas message will be part of the mobile show. All the shows are based on the Bible and throw light on the life of Jesus. The show will be held on December 17 and 18.
On December 17, the show was held in the Malpe beach at 5:30 pm, at Santhekatte Bus-stand at 6:30 pm, at Service Bus-Stand Udupi at 7:30 pm and at the Tiger Circle Manipal at 8:30 pm.
On December 18 shows will be held at the Kaup Bus-stand at 5:30 pm, at Katapadi Bus-Stand at 6:30 pm, Shankerpura Bus-Stand at 7:30 pm and at Shirva Bus-Stand at 8:30 pm. The duration of the show is 30 minutes and will be performed in Kannada, English and Hindi, he added.
Fr Pramod Goni – priest at United Basel Mission Church Udupi, Stephan Jamakandi of Kadosh Rivival Ministry, Joseph Jamakhandi of Bethel Pentecostal Church Udupi and others were present.