Rajeev Khandelwaal is known to be an excellent actor but he has been going through a rough patch for some time in the Industry. The 40-year-old thespian has tried his hand at a variety of projects, right from acting in Television and films to hosting reality TV and talk shows. The latest buzz is that Rajeev will be seen anchoring a documentary on the famous Indian Rath Yatra. The program is titled “The Legend of Jagannath” and will be telecast on National Geographic channel on 4th July. The documentary is an in-depth revelation of all the beliefs of the followers and also gives a look into the happenings preceding the actual beginning of the Rath Yatra. Every year thousands of pilgrims participate in the journey that takes place in Puri, Odisha. Though Rajeev is an atheist himself, he says that the coming together of such vast number of people intrigued him and made him take up this project. The “
Aamir” actor took part in the entire procession and interacted with several people to bring to the knowledge of every viewer the reason behind or the significance of every ritual in the Yatra.