As: Maharani Rukmini, Role: Krishna’s chief wife. [43] The series ended with 22.9 million viewership. [18] Mukesh Khanna who wished to play Arjun was initially offered the role of Duryodhan. Email us at [email protected], Rana Jung Bahadur’s StarsUnfolded Profile, “Ramayan” Actors, Cast & Crew: Roles, Salary, “Byomkesh Bakshi” Actors, Cast & Crew: Roles, Salary, “Circus” Actors, Cast & Crew: Roles, Salary, Mahabharat (StarPlus) Actors, Cast & Crew: Roles, Salary, “Dekh Bhai Dekh” Actors, Cast & Crew: Roles, Salary, Chandragupta Maurya (Dangal TV) Actors, Cast & Crew: Roles, Salary, Shri Krishna (DD National) Actors, Cast & Crew: Roles, Salary, “Ek Duje Ke Vaaste 2” Actors, Cast & Crew: Roles, Salary. [43], The series was uploaded onto the website "Rajshri.com" along with its dubbed Tamil version. Dubbed versions were aired in Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and also in Indonesia in the early 1990s on TPI (now MNCTV) and in the early 2000s on ANteve (now antv). Episode 10 - Kansa is king and Akashwani about Krishna, Episode 11 - Birth of Balarama and Krishna, Episode 12 - Krishna Janma (birth of Krishna) celebrations and Pootna's Death, Episode 13 - Krishna brahmand darshan and Krishna gets caught while stealing Makhan, Episode 14 - Maiya Mori Mai nahi makhan khayo and Kaliya Nag Tandav, Episode 15 - Radha and Gopikas, protest against Mathura, Devakasur and Trulambasur Vadh, Episode 16 - Kansa invites Krishna to Mathura, Episode 19 - Satyavati, Ambika, Ambalika take sanyas with Rishi Vyas, Episode 20 - Duryodhan Poisons Bhim and Bhim Gets Strength of 1000 Elephants, Episode 21 - Sudama's chivda and Drona arrives at Hastinapur, Episode 22 - Shastra Pooja, Drona insults Karna and Arjun's Test, Episode 23 - Ekalavya, Karna's Education, Arjun's Test of Bird's Eye, Episode 24 - All the Princes have grown up, and they exhibit their skills in Rangbhoomi, Karna challenges Arjun and Duryodhan gives Anga desh to Karna, Episode 25 - Drona's guru Dakshina to capture Dhrupad, Episode 26 - Krishna gets Sudarshan chakra from Parshuram, defeats Jarasandh and orders building Dwarika, Episode 27 - Yudhishthir Is crowned as Prince. [21], Mahabharat's music was composed by Raj Kamal and lyrics were penned by Pandit Narendra Sharma. The story then focuses on the childhood of Lord Krishna. Doordarshan recently made the announcement through their twitter handle. Nitish Bhardwaj on playing Krishna in Mahabharat: I was called for screen test of the role but I had refused 6 India’s fight against coronavirus has certainly got everyone here locked in our houses. The show was first released on DD National on 2 October 1988 to 24 June 1990. All those verse were sung by Mahendra Kapoor.[22][23]. This page was last edited on 21 December 2020, at 13:29. [45] In 2019, Pen India Ltd bought the rights of the show and uploaded all the episodes on its devotional YouTube channel Pen Bhakti including its spin-off series Mahabharat Katha. Karna - Pankaj Dheer. [16] Around six actors were shortlisted for the role of Draupadi, including Juhi Chawla, who opted out of the show as she had bagged a film. Well, fans are now eagerly waiting for the promo of the show to be out to know which cast Kapil was talking about. Here’s the complete list of the cast and crew of “Mahabharat”: Saurabh Raj Jain. Latter shows Duryodhana's revenge by trying to disrobe her and sending Pandavas along with Draupadi for an exile of 12 years and 1 year of anonymity. [19] When Vijayendra Ghadge dropped his role of Bhisma, Khanna got the role of Bhishma. Chopra's serial 'Mahabharat' promises to be another bonanza 31101988", "Janmashtami 2017: Actor Nitish Bharadwaj recollects his days from the Mahabharat", "Mahabharat: Nitish Bharadwaj refused to play Krishna, dodged BR Chopra to avoid screen test", "Juhi Chawla turned down Draupadi in Mahabharat. Krishna was suspected of killing Prasena for the gem, so he tracked Prasena’s steps until he tracked Jambavantha to his cave. Mukesh Khanna shot to fame as Bhishma and named his production company after his character. Duryodhan is made crown prince of Hastinapur. Later, Master Mayur played the role. As: Shri Krishna/Lord Vishnu. Costumes for the series were provided by Maganlal Dresswala. Some songs were taken from works of devotional writers like Surdas, Raskhan etc. Mukesh Khanna essayed the role of Devavrata along with Gajendra Chauhan as Yudhishthir. After Ramayan and Mahabharat, Shri Krishna show is soon going to make a comeback on the channel. [9] Show was shot mostly at Mumbai’s Film City, and the grand battle of Kurukshetra was shot in Rajasthan, with thousands of extras to fill the screen. The title song is followed by a narration by Indian voice-artist Harish Bhimani as a personification of Time, detailing the current circumstances and highlighting the spiritual significance of the content of the episode. Dhritarashtra - Girija Shankar. Shakuni- Praneet Bhatt; Dhritarashtra- Thakur Anoop Singh; Gandhari- Riya Deepsi; Kunti- Shafaq Naaz; Dronacharya- Nissar Khan; Dushasan- Nirbhay Wadhwa; Subhadra- Vibha Anand; Shikhandini- Shikha Singh; Also Read: Mahabharat's Nitish Bhardwaj Shares Pic With His Co-star From 'Nache Nagin Gali Gali' Krishna as a political reformer [[Image:Mahabharata BharatVarsh.jpg|left|200px|India during the period of Mahabharata.]. Sourabh Raaj Jain, who became a household name after he played Lord Krishna in mythological TV serial Mahabharat, revealed that there was a phase in his life when he was only restricted to such roles. He is an incarnation of Lord Mahavishnu, who came to earth to protect dharma.Karna and Pandava's cousin, Radha's love interest, Draupadi's friend, and the spouse of Rukmini as well as other 16,007 wives. Krishna Dvaipāyana, also known as Vyasa (/ ˈ v j ɑː s ə /; Sanskrit: व्यासः, romanized: Vyāsa, lit. Arjuna wins Draupadi in her swayamvara but later shows her marriage with all five Pandavas. Mahabharat is an Indian Hindi, mythological television serial which will be aired on Doordarshan. As: Senapati Kritvarma. Mahabharat: Nitesh Bharadwaj reveals he was apprehensive about playing Lord Krishna Nitish Bharadwaj reveals how he wanted to play Abhimanyu instead of Lord Krishna … [41] In week 13, it garnered 145.8 million impressions with both morning and evening slots combined on DD Bharati. Mahabharat is an epic Indian television series based on the ancient Sanskrit epic of the same name. He later worked in other popular shows like Chandrakanta and … Ganguly was applauded for her performance in the sequence. [7], 15,000 people applied to play different roles in the Mahabharat TV series. ... We have seen Aamir Khan in many films as a mentor and Shri Krishna was a great mentor and They helped Arjun and Pandavas in their battle. Days later, he was called and finalized to play Krishna. Episode 9 - Dhritarashtra is king, Pandu's sanyas and Pandavas are born. The sequence is often claimed to be the most climactic one of the series. Nitish Bharadwaj as Lord Krishna. Vidur - Virendra Razdan. Dhritarashtra makes Yudhishthir the crown prince of Hastinapur. Kunti- Rekha. Also if he died, then how? Channa Ruparel. It is the most successful Mahabharata series ever produced for television.[7]. Gandhari holds Krishna responsible for her son's death and curses that his family will also get destroyed. [2][3] It was produced by B. R. Chopra and directed by his son, Ravi Chopra. [11] Nitish Bharadwaj was chosen by B.R. Mahabharata – He is the father-in-law of Lord Krishna and The whole Mahabharata story is really interesting. Indra in the disguise of a brahmin took Karna's armor and earrings. Kapil Sharma invites 'Mahabharat' cast, netizens request him to invite Arjun & Krishna of Star Plus's Mahabharat. [47] Roopa Ganguly who played Draupadi; went on to become a successful actress in Bengali cinema. [25][26] It was also the first programme broadcast on BBC2 after its 1991 revamp,[27] but it had also been shown late at night on BBC1 the previous year. Mahabharat (2013–2014) Series Cast & Crew. … [8] Casting for the series began in 1986 and shooting started off in mid-1988. [48][49] Actor Pankaj Dheer also got immense popularity after playing Karna. Pandavas do so and give half of his kingdom to Drona. After 13 years, Arjun and Subhadra's son Abhimanyu marries Uttara. [6] The title song was sung and the verses rendered by singer Mahendra Kapoor. It also aired on Epic in Hong Kong and TVB Jade. It originally aired from 16 September 2013 to 16 August 2014 on Star Plus, and in April 2020, it was re-run on Star Plus amid the nationwide lockdown due to Corona pandemic. [14] Then Bharadwaj was offered to play Nakul and Sahadev, but he rejected and wanted to play Abhimanyu. Saurabh Raj Jain as Krishna: Devaki and Vasudev's son.Yashoda and Nanda's foster son. [17] Govinda and Chunky Pandey were signed for the role of Abhimanyu, but they opted out when they bagged films. In India the series was originally broadcast on DD National. This TV series is based on ancient Hindu epic ‘Mahabharata’. Happy birthday, Nitish Bharadwaj: 9 throwback pictures of the actor as Krishna from Mahabharat Also get bollywood actors, actress, movie, parties & event photos at Bollywoodlife.com The latter shows the deaths of Bheeshma, Drona, Karna, Abhimanyu, Shalya, Shakuni, Jayadrata, Ghatotkacha, 100 Kauravas, 5 sons of Draupadi and many other warriors in the war leading to the victory of Pandavas over Kauravas. Duryodhana - Puneet Issar. Gufi Paintal as Shakuni. Know more about him from here➡️ Nitish Bharadwaj’s StarsUnfolded Profile, As: Chakravarti Samrat Dharamraj Yudhishthir, Role: 1st Pandav/son of Kunti and Yama/Eldest son of Kuru Clan/King of Indraprastha and later Hastinapura/husband of Draupadi, Know more about him from here➡️ Gajendra Chauhan’s StarsUnfolded Profile, Role: 2nd Pandav/son of Kunti and Vayu/Second eldest son of Kuru clan/Yuvraaj(crown Prince) of Indraprastha/husband of Draupadi and Hidimbi/father of Ghatotkacha, Know more about him from here➡️ Praveen Kumar’s StarsUnfolded Profile, Role: 3rd Pandava/son of Kunti and Indra/husband of Draupadi, Uloopi, and Subhadra/brother-in-law of Balaram-Krishna/father of Abhimanyu, Know more about him from here➡️ Firoz Khan’s StarsUnfolded Profile, Role: 4th Pandav, son of Madri and Ashwini Kumara/husband of Draupadi, Role: 5th Pandav, son of Madri and Ashwini Kumara/husband of Draupadi, Role: Wife of all Pandavas/Also called as Panchali/Yagyaseni/Younger daughter of Drupad/Princess of Panchala/Sister of Dhrishtadhyumna and Shikhandi, Know more about her from here➡️ Roopa Ganguly’s StarsUnfolded Profile, Role: Shantanu-Ganga’s eighth son/eighth Vasu/Satyavati’s step-son, Know more about him from here➡️ Mukesh Khanna’s StarsUnfolded Profile, Role: Vichitravirya’s son from Ambika(eldest)/later king of Hastinapur/father of Kauravas, Know more about him from here➡️Girija Shankar’s StarsUnfolded Profile, Role: Wife of Dhritrashtra/Queen of Hastinapur/mother of Kauravas/princess of Gandhara, Know more about her from here ➡️Renuka Israni’s StarsUnfolded Profile, Role: Vichitravirya’s son from Ambalika(youngest)/King of Hastinapur/father of Pandavas, Role: Pandu’s first wife/mother of Karna, Yudhisthira, Bhim and Arjun/Daughter of Shoorsen/Vasudev’s sister/ Yadava princess/Foster daughter of Kuntibhoj, Role: Pandu’s second wife/Madra princess/mother of Nakul and Sahadev, Know more about him from here➡️ Surendra Pal’s StarsUnfolded Profile, Role: Eldest son of Gandhari and Dhritarashtra/Elder brother of 99 Kauravas/Husband of Bhanumati, Know more about him from here➡️ Puneet Issar’s StarsUnfolded Profile, Role: Second son of Gandhari and Dhritarashtra/Duyodhan’s younger brother, Role: Son of Kunti and Surya/Adhiratha-Radha’s foster son/King of Anga, Know more about him from here➡️ Pankaj Dheer’s StarsUnfolded Profile, Role: Gandhari’s brother/later King of Gandhara, Know more about him from here➡️ Gufi Paintal’s StarsUnfolded Profile, Know more about him from here➡️ Chetan Hansraj’s StarsUnfolded Profile, Role: Ancestor of Kauravas and Pandavas/son of King Dushyanta and Shakuntala, Know more about him from here➡️ Raj Babbar’s StarsUnfolded Profile, Role: Bharata’s mother/King Dushyanta’s wife. Role: Chief of Gokul/Foster father of Krishna Know more about him from here ️ Rasik Dave’s StarsUnfolded Profile. His pictures are used in textbooks as reference to Karna and the actor also revealed that his statues are worshipped in temples in Karnal and Batar. After starring in several Bollywood films, actor Muukesh Khanna was cast as Bheeshma in Mahabharata. Report a problem? [38] In common with the "Ramayana" serial, the broadcasting of a Mahabharat episode was associated with the simultaneous emptying of streets in the cities and people leaving work early to watch it. Chopra, Ravi Chopra, Pandit Narendra Sharma and Rahi Masoom Raza, to play the central role of Krishna, at the age of 23. [14] Firoz Khan was chosen to portray the character of Arjuna (which he later adopted as his screen name, to not become confused with a more popular actor of the same name) despite being rejected in auditions. For revenge, Drupad obtains Dhrishthadhyumna and Draupadi. Role: … Shri Krishna, Dhrishtadyumna, the Pandavas, and Balaram witness the intense battle. On huge public demand, The show will re-telecast on Doordarshan from March 2020. [4] The music was composed by Raj Kamal. Popular actors like Rupa Ganguly, Raj Babbar, Mukesh Khanna, Gajendra Chauhan were a part of the show. Produced and directed by B. R. Chopra, it hit the small screen again in March 2020, when it was re-telecast on DD National amidst the nationwide lockdown in the wake of Corona pandemic. Chopra and helmed by Ravi Chopra, the much-acclaimed series is back on Doordarshan now. Chopra considered Bharadwaj young to play the role. The old Mahabharat cast included Nitish Bharadwaj essaying the role of Shri Krishna. The first episode of Mahabharat TV series was premiered on September 16, 2013 and the last episode aired on August 16, 2014. The show ends with Yudhishthir's Rajyabhishek and Bhishma's death. Role: Shantanu’s first wife/Bhishma’s mother/the holy river of Hindus. Shri Krishna - Nitish Bhardwaj. As: Dhrishtadyumna. Later, Yudhishthir is made the king of Indraprastha and Pandavas conduct Rajsuya Yagna where Draupadi insults Duryodhana. Chopra based on epic Mahabharata, This article is about 1988 television series produced by B.R. Doordarshan witnesses major dip in ratings", "After TV, BR Chopra's Mahabharat to be Available on YouTube As Well", "The Sunday Tribune - Spectrum - Television", "Did you know Mahabharat's Karna, Pankaj Dheer's statue is worshipped in temples in Karnal and Bastar? The original airing consisted of a total of ninety-four episodes[1] and were broadcast from 2 October 1988 to 24 June 1990 on Doordarshan. Elsewhere, Dronacharya teaches Pandavas and Kauravas and asks to defeat Drupad as Guru Dakshina. • Nitish Bharadwaj as Shri Krishna, Devaki-Vasudev's eighth son/ Foster son of Nand and Yashoda/ Balaram and Subhadra's brother/ Pandavas' cousin/Radha's Consort; husband of Rukmini, Satyabhama and other 16106 queens/Lord Rama in the song sabso Uchi prem sagaai. Mahabharat Katha Part II, the story of Barbarik and Veer Babhruvahan, was a spin-off series that contained portions left out of Mahabharat. Perfect star cast for Bollywood Mahabharat, Aamir Khan is making Mahabharat in Bollywood what would be the perfect star cast share your favorite cast in comments and share the post. Last but definitely not the least, is Gufi, who was so convincing as Shakuni … But a common question arises that if Krishna is God himself then how God can die. Other actors from the Mahabharat cast. Nitish Bharadwaj portrayed the role of Lord Krishna in the series. Krishna reveals Karna's true identity of being the eldest Pandava. So in that sense, he himself is God. [20] Puneet Issar was offered to play the role of Bheem but was cast as Duryodhan on his wish. The series covers the incidents of epic Mahabharata revolving around Lord Krishna, Pandavas, Kauravas, Karna, Draupadi etc. The show begins with Emperor Bharata giving more importance to ‘Capacity’ over ‘Birth’. Know more about her from here ➡️ Kiran Juneja’s StarsUnfolded Profile, Role: Shantanu’s second wife/Vichitravirya and Chitrangada’s mother/Bhishma’s step-mother, Know more about her from here➡️ Debashree Roy’s StarsUnfolded Profile, Role: Shantanu-Satyavati’s second son after Chitrangada, Bhisma’s stepbrother, Know more about him from here➡️ Sudesh Berry’s StarsUnfolded Profile, Role: Dhritarashtra’s advisor and also his charioteer, Know more about her from here➡️ Varsha Usgaonkar’s StarsUnfolded Profile, Role: Son of Abhimanyu and Uttara/Grandson of Arjuna and Subhadra, Know more about him from here➡️ Ayub Khan’s StarsUnfolded Profile, Know more about him from here➡️ Goga Kapoor’s StarsUnfolded Profile, Role: Son of Shoorsen, prince of Vrishni tribe, Know more about him from here➡️ Vishnu Sharma’s StarsUnfolded Profile, Know more about her from here➡️ Sheela Sharma’s StarsUnfolded Profile, Role: Chief of Gokul/Foster father of Krishna, Know more about him from here➡️ Rasik Dave’s StarsUnfolded Profile, Role: Draupadi’s brother/Prince of Panchala, Know more about him from here➡️ Arun Bakshi’s StarsUnfolded Profile, Know more about him from here➡️ Sharat Saxena’s StarsUnfolded Profile, Role: Dussala’s husband, Kaurava’s brother-in-law, King of Sindhu, Role: King of Magadha, Father-in-law of Kans, Know more about him from here➡️ Rana Jung Bahadur’s StarsUnfolded Profile, Know more about him from here➡️ Pankaj Berry’s StarsUnfolded Profile, Know more about him from here➡️ Sumeet Raghavan’s StarsUnfolded Profile, Know more about him from here➡️ Dara Singh’s StarsUnfolded Profile, Role: 2nd princess of Kashi/Vichitravirya’s first queen, Role: 3rd princess of Kashi/Vichitravirya’s second queen, Role: Son of Gandhari and Dhritarashtra/Duyodhan’s younger brother, Role: Adhiratha’s wife/Karna’s foster mother, Role: Nand’s wife/Foster mother of Krishna, Role: Shakuni’s and Gandhari’s Father, King of Gandhara, Role: The Mahaa Mantri of Hastinapur / son of Ambika’s head maid, Parishrami / half-brother to the kings Dhritarashtra and Pandu of Hastinapura and also the uncle of Pandavas and Kauravas, Salman Khan Height, Age, Girlfriends, Family, Biography & More, Sidharth Malhotra Height, Weight, Age, Girlfriend, Family, Biography & More, Alia Bhatt Age, Height, Boyfriend, Family, Biography & More, Varun Dhawan, Height, Age, Girlfriend, Family, Facts & More, Shraddha Kapoor Age, Height, Boyfriend, Family, Biography & More, Shah Rukh Khan – A Detailed Biography by StarsUnfolded, Akshay Kumar Height, Age, Wife, Family, Children, Biography & More, Rhea Chakraborty Age, Height, Boyfriend, Family, Biography & More, Ankita Lokhande Height, Age, Boyfriend, Husband, Family, Biography & More, Sushant Singh Rajput Height, Age, Death, Girlfriend, Family, Biography & More, Narendra Modi Age, Height, Wife, Family, Caste, Biography & More, Amitabh Bachchan Height, Age, Wife, Family, Caste, Biography & More, Fabian Allen Age, Wife, Children, Family, Biography & More, Follow us on our social media channels to stay connected. Nitish Bharadwaj became famous as Lord Krishna and later he also played lead role in Chopra's another mythological show Vishnu Puran. The latter shows the birth of Bheeshma and his oath, birth of Pandu, Dhitarashtra and Vidur and birth of Pandavas and Kauravas. 15 Surendra Pal as Dronacharya. [12][13] Initially, he was chosen for playing Vidur. Krishna was the key political figure in overthrowing Kansa, the king of Surasena Kingdom.The kingdom of Shurasena was the native kingdom of Yadava clans constituted by the Andhakas, Vrishnis, and Bhojas. [46], Mahabharat along with Ramayan (1987) became one of the most successful television series based on an epic in Indian television history. [5], Each episode is approximately 60 minutes and begins with a title song that consisted of lyrical content and two verses from the Bhagavad Gita. Krishna tries to make peace between both parties. Many actors became popular through their appearances in this series. It was shown in the United Kingdom by the BBC,[24] where it achieved audience figures of 5.1 million. By overthrowing Kansa, Krishna re-established the old king Ugrasena … The show was again telecast on DD Bharati from 28 March 2020, on DD Retro from 13 April 2020, on Colors TV from 4 May 2020 as well as Star Bharat during the lockdown due to coronavirus. [50] Actor Firoz Khan changed his name to "Arjun" professionally after finding success with the role of Arjun. [15] Asian games gold medalist Praveen Kumar was selected to portray Bhima after Chopra was looking for someone "who could look the robust historical character". Directed by (5) Writing credits (11) Cast (72) Produced by (4) Music by (3) Cinematography by (1) Film Editing by (1) Production Design by (3) Art Direction by (2) Set Decoration by (2) Costume Design by (4) Production Management (7) Chopra (Indian filmmaker) – Britannica Online Encyclopedia", "Iconic mythological series 'Mahabharat' to be re-telecast beginning Saturday at 12 and 7 PM", "Remembering BR Chopra: The Story Behind His Iconic 'Mahabharat, "Behind the scenes: Dress designers to actors & deities", "31 years of Mahabharat on Doordarshan: Interesting facts about one of most popular TV shows ever", "Mahabharat actor Puneet Issar: BR Chopra wanted me to play Bheem, I chose Duryodhan", "B.R. It unfolds the story of the feud between the Pandava princes and their cousins … Cast Main. Mahabharat Episode 67 cast: Who played which Mahabharat character. Here’s the complete list of the cast and crew of “Mahabharat”: Role: Incarnation of Lord Vishnu/Devaki-Vasudev’s younger son/Foster son of Nand and Yashoda, Radha’s Consort, Balaram and Subhadra’s brothe/Pandavas’ cousin, husband of Rukmini. But Shri Krishna knows that Bhim can't defeat Duryodhana if he continues to … For the 2013 Star Plus series produced by Swastik Pictures, see, "B.R. Mahabharat is back on television screens and so is Nitish Bharadwaj as Krishna, almost three decades after he shot for the show. Krishna’s Death – How did Lord Krishna die in Mahabharata? Episode 1 - Introduction of Kuru Family, Raja Bharat, and Raja Shantanu, Episode 4 - Bhishma Pratigya/Iccha Mrityu Vardaan, Episode 5 - Amba, Ambika and Ambalika's Introduction, Episode 6 - Birth of Pandu, Dhritarashtra, and Vidur, Episode 7 - Karna's Birth-story, Dhritarashtra and Gandhari Get married, and Pandu and Kunti Get married, Episode 8 - Madri is gifted to Pandu, Pandu is resting and Sage Kindama's curse on Pandu. The script was written by Pandit Narendra Sharma and the Hindi/Urdu poet Rahi Masoom Raza, based on the original story by Vyasa. Krishna is the incarnation of Lord Vishnu. [42] However, after Ramayan ended, Mahabharat became the most watched TV show until its end. [28] It has also been shown on FBC TV in Fiji and Star Utsav. Mahabharat TV Series Cast Original Names with Images information given here. [4], The series was initially submitted to the channel for 104 episodes which was later shortened to 94 episodes. Ashok Banthia. [51], 1988 TV Series by B.R. Mahabharat (1988) - Ankur Javeri & Mukesh Khanna - … [40], During its rerun in Covid-19 lockdown, it became the second most watched Indian TV show after Ramayan. Bhishma Pitamah - Mukesh Khanna. Before Mahabharata War, Shri Krishna enlightens Arjuna about the "Bhagavad Gita" and showed his Virata Swaroopa to Arjuna. Yudhisthir Becomes King of Hastinapur, Bhishma Dies, According to production team member Kishore Malhotra, the total cost of producing the series was ₹9 crore (US$1.3 million). Mahabharat is one of the most popular Indian historical television drama serials of the late ’80s. Rukmini Is Being Forced to Marry Shishupal, Episode 29 - Lakshagraha is built-in Varnavata by Purochan, Episode 30 - Tunneling in Varnavat Begins, Episode 32 - Hidimba Vadh and Bhima's marriage, Episode 34 - Dristadyumna & Draupadi Birth and Draupadi Swayamvar, Episode 35 - Arjun wins Draupadi and later she became the wife of the 5 Pandavas, Episode 36 - Pandavas Leave from Panchal to Hastinapur, Episode 37 - Pandavas Arrives at Hastinapur and Kingdom Is Divided, Episode 39 - Coronation of Yudhirsthir, Khandavprastha Becomes Indraprastha, Episode 40 - Arjun runs away with Subhadra, Episode 41 - Arjun weds Subhadra. Mahabharat is a television series based on the Hindu epic of the same name.The Mahabharat serial cast is huge and it commenced from October 2, 1988, to June 24, 1990, on DD National.Produced by B.R. [29][3][30], Mahabharat became one of the most successful television series in Indian television history. Deepika as Draupadi, Aamir as Krishna, Hrithik as Karna: Is this the complete cast of ‘Mahabharat’? Duryodhana argues that the Pandavas violated the condition of anonymity in their last year of exile, therefore they must spend another 12 years in exile followed by another year of exile in anonymity. Casting of KRISHNA- Reunion of Cast of MAHABHARAT with RJ Anmol after 30 years - Duration: 4:31. rjanmol 292,585 views. This conflict begins to sows the seed for the Mahabharata War. But he was signed for Dhronacharya. The casting team led by Gufi Paintal shortlisted them and called around 1,500 for video screen tests[10] Almost all actors in the series were newcomers, barring Raj Babbar who played King Bharat and Debashree Roy who played Satyavati. Role: Draupadi’s brother/Prince of Panchala Chopra. Apart from that Arjun essayed the role of Arjuna. ", "Mahabharat's Arjun Firoz Khan Says Changing His Name Gave Him Everything He'd Dreamed of", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Mahabharat_(1988_TV_series)&oldid=995515317, Pages using infobox television with editor parameter, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, "Ath Shree Mahabharat Katha (Opening Theme)", Bashir khan(Angad of Ramayan)-rishi Parashar(father of maharishi Vyas)/Senapati of Hastinapura. Nitish Bharadwaj as Dwarkadheesh Bhagwan Shri Krishna, Mahabharat Serial Cast, Name – Worldtamilrockers.com Nitish Bharadwaj was born on 2 June 1963) is an Indian film actor, director, screenwriter, producer and former member of Parliament in Lok Sabha. Kunti - Nazneen What was Krishna’s death reason? [9] The casting director of the show, Gufi Paintal had cast himself in the role of Shakuni. Arjun gets Devdatta Conch and Gandiva and Bhima gets his Gada, Episode 42 - Jarasandh Vadh, Rajsuya Yagnya begins, Shishupal's Story, Episode 43 - Rajsuya Yagya, Shishupal Vadh, Episode 44 - Vyas predicts War, Draupadi laughs at Duryodhan, Episode 45 - Pandavas go to Hastinapur to gamble, Episode 46 - Yudhishthir loses Everything in the Gamble, Episode 48 - Pandavas Get Back Everything, Episode 52 - Arjun worships Lord Indra and Lord Shiva for Divyastra and gets Pashupatastra, Episode 53 - Krishna's story of one grain of rice, Bhim meets Ghatotkach and Hanuman, Arjun learns a dance from Chitrasen, Episode 54 - Arjun gets curse of impotency from Urvashi, Abhimanyu as a kid, Jayadrath's head is shaved, Episode 55 - Story of Poisoned Water and Yaksha, Abhimanyu is Grown-up, Episode 57 - Karna's curse, Draupadi as Maid Sairandhri rejects Keechak, Episode 60 - Viraat war and clothes for Uttara's dolls, Episode 61 - Abhimanyu's marriage and Pandavs decide to send a Doot to Hastinapur, Episode 62 - Dhritarashtra does not agree and sends Sanjay, Episode 63 - Duryodhan gets Narayani Sena from Krishna, Episode 64 - Krishna Goes to Hastinapur as Shanti Doot, Episode 65 - Krishna took Virat Avtar and Indra takes Karna's kawach kundala, Episode 66 - Karna's identity is disclosed, Episode 67 - Vidur resigns as prime minister, Kunti meets Karna, Episode 68 - Sanjay gets Divya Drishti, Ulluk goes to Pandavas, Episode 69 - Duryodhan tricks Shalya to join Kauravas, Episode 71 - Arjun Worships Goddess Durga, rules of war laid, Episode 72 - Kurukshetra War begins and Arjun Drops His weapons, Geeta Saar begins, Episode 74 - Geeta Saar continues and Krishna shows his Maha-avtaar, Episode 75 - Yudhishthir gets blessings, Yuyutsu changes side and war begins, Abhimanyu faces Bhishma, Episode 76 - Uttar dies, Arjun faces Bhishma and day 2 begins, Episode 77 - Arjun is unstoppable, 3rd day is over, 4th day begins, Bhim is surrounded, 10 Kauravs are killed, Krishna takes out his Sudarshan, Episode 78 - 9th Day is over and 16 Kauravs are dead, Bhishma tells Arjun how to take him out of the war, Episode 79 - Bhishma lies on the bed of Arrows, Karna meets Bhishma, Episode 80 - Day 11, Drona tries to capture Yudhishthir but is unsuccessful, Shantanu comes to Bhishma, Episode 81 - Chakra Vyuh Planned, Duryodhan Promises Susharma, Episode 83 - Arjun Vows to Kill Jayadrath and Story About Jayadrath's Curse, Episode 84 - Arjun Breaks Kamal Vyuh to Get to Jayadrath, Episode 85 - Shri Krishna covers the Sun, Jayadrath Vadh, Episode 87 - Virat and Drupad are killed, Drona Dies, Episode 88 - Dushasana dies and Karna fights with Arjun, Krishna puts the Rath in the land so that Arjun is saved, Episode 90 - Shakuni Dies, Shalya dies, Duryodhan learns about Karna's truth, Yudhishthir Curses All WomanKind, Gandhari curses Krishna & Yaduvansh, Duryodhan Becomes Iron Bodied, Episode 91 - Balaram arrives, Bhim-Duryodhan Gada Yudh, Duryodhan fatally wounded, Balaram decides to kill Bhim, Episode 92 - Duryodhan Dies, Ashwathama, Kripa and Kritvarma Remain, Ashwathama kill the sons of Pandavas (Uppandavas) and Drishtadyumna, Ashwathama tries to kill Uttara's unborn son, Krishna curses Ashwathama, Parikshit Born, Episode 93 - Dhritarashtra-Vidur discussion about dharma, Pandavas arrive at Hastinapur, Dhritarashtra Tries to Kill Bhim, Episode 94 - Dhritarashtra and Gandhari ready for Vanaprastha. 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