Yakshadegula - Bangalore Literature Festival (BLF)


Yakshadegula is a 40 year old organization established by K. Mohan to popularize
Yakshagana across the world. Yakshadegula has been a pioneer in bringing innovation in traditional art forms. Over 7500+ traditional and contemporary stories has been staged in various parts of the world, Yakshadegula has been recognized by Ministry of Culture, ICCR and Kannada and Culture, Government of Karnataka.
Over the last 20 years, Yakshadegula has trained students in Yakshagana free of cost with an objective to promote lesser known art form. Among the many accolades received by Yakshadegula, Karnataka Yakshagana Bayalata award by Government of Karnataka is the recent one. Yakshadegula in association with Bookosmia has launched the first ever children’s book on Yakshagana – ‘Yaksha’. It is an innovative approach to reach yakshagana to today’s generation.