Ahir’s Gokulashtami to be Bigger and Better this time!
This year the festival of Gokulashtami falls on 10th of August. It also happens to be the day that we in Maharashtra celebrate the festival with the organizing of the event of “Dahi Handi”.
“Shree Sankalap Pratishthan’s Dahi Handi will Be the richest handi in the City, Bhau Sachin Ahir and his better half Sangeeta Ahir celebrate this festival with fervour and dedication and ensure that the participants which are 400 mandals from all over look forward to it every year, this year the duo have Hritik Roshan attending the Dahi Handi for the first time.
Glietterati of stars include Akshay Kumar along with Emraan Hashmi, Himesh Reshamiyia etc
Over the years, our event in Worli has grown from strength to strength to become one of the largest in the country. Our event has grown from being not only just one of the richest in-terms of price monies, to being one of the most prestigious. It is the place where records are set, in terms of the biggest “Human Pyramids” said Mr Sachin and It has become such a large event that in the last year we saw more than 50,000 people coming to the venue to witness the event. The Teams are encouraged and the visitors are entertained with a cultural event held at the venue, which will see the well-known artists of Marathi and hindi Stage and Cinema performing like Esha Deol, Shweta Tiwari, Neha Pedse, Pushkar Jog etc .
Sangeeta ahir says “This year we have prizes worth a crore which is for the spirit of mumbaikars and to keep the spirit of the festival alive considering the competition between the mandals, we keep it as an utsav and encourage it as a sport also. The whole event will be witnessed by Hrithik Roshan, Akshay Kumar, Emraan Hashmi and Himesh Reshammiya.”