Mr. Gopinath Muthukad has been conferred "Celebrity UNICEF Supporter" status to join the efforts of the UN agency in improving conditions and status of children in the state. He is the first Keralite and the first magician to receive the honour.
His first performance in magic was at the age of 10. Ever since his debut as a magician, Muthukad was noted for his unique style of presentation and positive transformation and appeared in more than 8000 stages in India and abroad.
Muthukad uses magic as a medium to connect with his audience. He utilizes magic in a useful way to spread good ideas and awareness among the people. The motivation program is designed with art, science, fun and wonders all the senses that can touch your mind.
He is an author and educator who instills a feeling of wonder and encouragement over every aspect of life. He is the author of a number of widely circulated magical books in Malayalam. Ormakalude manthrikasparsham (Autobiography) has the created record as the best-selling book of that time.
Magic is his way of life, more than a passion or hobby; it is the mantra on which he has lived all throughout these years. So practice and perseverance are the rituals. He constantly follows in order to attain perfection and ultimate craftsmanship in every sense.
His passion for delivering magical messages and sincere commitment to serve the society has transformed Muthukad a man of the masses. He encourages the audience to look at the things from different perspectives which help them to make change in their lives.
- Gopinath Muthukad
The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand.
by International Magician's Society in 2011
by UNICEF for promoting child rights in 2016
by Election Commission of India in 2016
for the contributions in the field of magic in 2018
by The Corporation of Trivandrum 2016
Rashtriya Aavishkar Abhiyan Ambassador in 2016
Rotary Vocational Excellence Award (2002-03)
by Anti Smoking Society, Qatar in 2004
by Muscat Municipality in 2001
by Sangeetha Nataka Academy in 1995
Appeared in more than 8000 stages
Promoter of motivational program MCube
Promoter of Asia’s first magic academy
Founder of Asia’s first magic theme park
Autobiography was noted as best-selling book
Originator of international magic conventions
Mr. Gopinath Muthukad has had the good fortune to meet and work in close association with several people renowned for their contribution in their area of work. Here is what some of them have to say about him.