Commemorating Shrimadji's 150th Birth Anniversary, this theatrical presentation has garnered great accolades throughout its one-year journey. 'Yugpurush' received two distinct entries into the Limca Book of Records in 2017; for being a single play translated into the maximum number of languages (seven) and a single play performing the maximum number of shows in one single day - 10 shows of one drama in one day. The play also won the highly coveted Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Award 2017 for 'Best Play' and the Transmedia Gujarati Screen & Stage Award 2016 for 'Best Drama', 'Best Director' and 'Best Supporting Actor'.
Yugpurush is a heart-touching and riveting portrayal of the profound spiritual relationship between Shrimadji and Gandhiji. Experience Gandhiji's internal and external journeys unfold under the inspiration of his spiritual mentor.
The play is directed by acclaimed director Rajesh Joshi of 'Code Mantra' fame, and scripted by well-known playwright Uttam Gada of 'Maharathi' fame. The music direction is by popular composer duo Sachin - Jigar.
The play has been a universal triumph; with more than 1,050 performances in one year, presented in 7 different languages, winning the hearts of over 675,000 viewers of all ages, professions and backgrounds; and spanning over 300 cities around the globe!