Island People Mas Bindi – Backline & Male SOLD OUT!

Although it comes as no surprise to me, Bindi is the next Sold Out section of  the Kutchela presentation.  What is surprising to me is that registration is moving so slowly for IP Mas. Or maybe it’s not! The costumes are a little off the beaten path, not in a bad way, but certainly not…

Island People Mas Presents Kutchela

Island People Mas has launched their fifth presentation Kutchela. The costumes are true to the theme and give off both in name and presentation a very traditional East Indian feel. I’ve always been a sucker for a theme in a band so I decided to look up the names and find out what they translate…

Kucthela

In Indian folklore there is a story of  Krishna and his friend Kuchela.  The name Kuchela is used for Sudama, who was the colleague of Lord Krishna. ‘Ku’ means bad, ‘chela’ means student. To Caribbean people, Kucthela is a condiment.  To Island People Mas, Kucthela is their 5th Trinidad Mas Presentation, the band will present…