Indian Star Gagan Malik visits Mahaweli Reach
Mahaweli Reach Hotel recently welcomed Indian Film Star Gagan Malik who portrayed the principal role of Gautama Buddha in the movie "Siddhartha - The Buddha". Produced by Navin Gooneratne, the movie portrays the journey of Gautama Buddha from the age of eighteen until the time he attained enlightenment. Gagan Malik bagged his debut international project in "Siddhartha - The Buddha" from amongst 300 plus auditioned candidates. The movie has been shot in the Sinhala language and will soon be dubbed in Tamil as well. The film is considered an exquisite cinematic treat with its appeal to Buddhists lying in its credible and sensitive portrayal of the characters of Prince Siddhartha and his family and its exploration of what motivated them and his ultimate journey towards enlightenment.