Mar 06, 2019: Team Mangalore, a city-based hobby group of kite flyers, has been invited to the 3rd Aspire International Kite Festival to be held at Doha, Qatar, March 6 to 9.
The kite festival will showcase some of the best kites flown by flyers of international fame. From Team Mangalore, Nitin J. Shetty, T. Subhash Pai and B. Sathish Rao will participate.
Kites of all shapes and sizes will be on display, including some massive character and theme-based ones. The festival will have workshops where people can learn everything from kite making to flying kites.
Team Mangalore is going to showcase its variety of kites, including Kathakali, the largest kite in India, and also others such as Yakshagaana, Vibhishana, Garuda, Delta Devil, Durga, Charlie, Owl, Gajaraja, Pushpaka Vimana, Dampathi, Bird, and Kathakalli Series and so on.