Kishto Mahato is a very talented artists and a very learned individual. He is an expert in the Kurmali folk music because of his extensive vast knowledge about the Kurmali language. Mahato is a farmer also but with that too he carries his passion for music alive for the sake of his culture and his love for music. He has been learning music since he was just 5 years old then. Since a very tender age he has been following and leaning music stealthily. He has been singing in his group and various other group too. Mahato understand and believes in the power and necessity of conservation and preservation of his culture . He wishes to teach all the children of his community the language and the beautiful meaningful songs in it, so that the tradition is alive even after him.
Kishto Mahto and his group have the very talented members. They are very happy as a group and for them as far as they have music in their lives they don’t need anything else. The group has dance members who give a beautiful coordinated performance with the traditional songs sung by the group. Their every performance leaves everyone mesmerized whenever they perform. The group has wonderful versatile members for whom music is passion and they shall follow it to their grave. They all belong from a small village in the district of Silli near Ranchi, Jharkhand. The group has been performing for a long time together now. They all have been learning and the following music from their childhood. They are extraordinary artists who put in efforts at every performance like it is their last. They have performed almost everywhere in their region but together as a group they had never represented their tradition and culture on the national or international platform. They all wish to travel the globe and spread the message that their beautiful heritage songs have to give. They are very happy as a group and for them as far as they have music in their lives they don’t need anything else. They play a very important role in preservations of the art form.