Shree Muktajeevan Swamibapa Pipe Band was invited to perform at the world renowned Sibiu International Theatre Festival – a prestigious event that promotes excellence in the performing arts. The selection of features for the program is done by the recommendation of an artistic board, and participation in the Festival is only by invitation.
The 25th Festival ran from 8th to 17th June 2018 and attracted some 30,000 visitors. The Band took part on the first three days, performing six times throughout. Shree Muktajeevan Swamibapa Pipe Band brought its unique blend of Indian players, Scottish regalia, military discipline and musical flair to the event, and hundred gathered to enjoy each of the performances. The Band was certainly amongst the highlights of the festival and were proud to bring their unique demonstration of multiculturalism to this event.
Acharya Shree Jitendriyapriyadasji Swamiji Maharaj is the current spiritual leader of Maninagar Shree Swaminarayan Gadi Sansthan. He is the heir to Acharya Shree Purushottampriyadasji Swamishree Maharaj, and sixth in the lineage of ascetic Acharyas, which descends directly from Lord Shree Swaminarayan.