Muslim Artist's Musical Prayers at Hindu Temple
Joushal Babu - a Muslim artist, has been rendering Sopana Sangeetham accompanied by his percussion instrument Edakka every day at the Shree Bhavanaeeswara Temple in Kochi for 15 years.
Initiated by his Guru who used to perform Sopana Sangeetham at the temple, 43-year-old Joushal carries forward his legacy.
Joushal shares an unwavering connection with the temple. The temple staff and devotees admire him
Though he renders Sopana Sangeetham at the temple, he hasn’t skipped Juma prayers on Fridays at the mosque.
Joushal's story teaches invaluable lessons - of selfless devotion and of people celebrating shared humanity above differences.