Vanishing the cup - a street magic
Vanishing the cup - is one of the popular traditional street magic from India. In this video on street magic of India, you can watch how a cup is made to vanish from the hands of the person holding it.
In the beginning, the cup is covered with a piece of cloth, which the magician asks the person holding it to check every now and then. Finally the magician removes the cloth cover, only to find that the cup has vanished.
MAZMA (Society for Uplifting Traditional Magic & Performing Arts) is a Delhi based NGO working for the preservation of Magic and other traditional arts of India. For more details about MAZMA click
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