Raipur is celebrating the great arrival of Lord Mahavir by hosting special events. The drama playing of Bahubali was very impressive event on the eve of birth anniversary of Lord Mahavir.
The Bahubali play acted by class artists was well appreciated by audience. The character of Lord Mahavir is challenge for theatre artists. The Bahubali play is writen by Vishnu Prabhakar which was presented by known theatrical group of Raipur known as Agragami Natya Samiti and directed by Jalil Rizvi.
The epic drama Bahubali is based on story of Bharat, son of Lord Adinath and Chakravarti Bahubali in great conflict. Bharat and Bahubali in war is central idea of the drama on the occassion of Lord Mahavir anniversary.
Famous Jain temple situated in Malviya road called Shree Digambar Jain Mandir is centre of all events related to Lord Mahavir and the anniversary is known as "Bhagvan Mahavir Swami Janm Kalyanak Mahotsav" whish is a fortnight long festival.
Grand prossession, Maha Aarti, drama, Bhandara and Bhajan are also part of the festival. One attractive play depicting sixteen dreams of Mother Trishala a Bahu Mandal presentation is important part of Lord Mahavir Anniversary.