Sadhu telling stories to children. Katha is an Indian traditional storytelling.
The stories from sacred texts like Puranas, Ramayan and Mahabharat, and folklores are recited by Kathavachak or storytellers. The stories are followed by commentaries by the storytellers, known as Pravachan, in which the storytellers put emphasis on moral values and Karma. Katha used to happen in both public places and households.