MANGALORE: This seven year old child prodigy Apoorva Mali creates wonders through her extraordinary talent in magic.
Apoorva, who started learning magic at the age of two, has presented more than 400 shows within five years and bagged many laurels. Believe it; she has successfully presented Houdini escape, which is being done only by expert magicians, at the age of three. Apoorva succeeded in getting her free from 10 feet long chain tied to her body with 10 locks. She rode electric bike blindfolded at the age of four.
Her wonderful talent in magic fetched her prestigious K Lal Memorial Trophy at the International Magic Festival 2013 held at All Utkal Megicians Club in Bhubaneshwar, Orissa too. She also has bagged the third place in the conjuring (below 18 years) category magic competition at the fest.
Daughter of magician couple Shubha Raj and Rajesh Mali, Apoorva is now learning ‘sleight of hand act’ from renowned magician Samarth Shenoy. Apoorva is all set to enter Class II in CBSE at Canara Primary School in the city from June this year.