Mahabharat (1988–1990)

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The epic story of the family feud between the noble Pandava princes and their scheming cousins, the Kaurava kings.

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Series cast summary:
Arun Bakshi ...
 Dhrishtadyumna (1 episode, 1988)
 Dwarpal,1988 to 1990 (1 episode, 1988)
Aloka Mukerjee ...
 Subhadra (1 episode, 1988)
Virendra Razdan ...
 Vidur (1 episode, 1988)
 Keechak (1 episode, 1988)


The epic story of the family feud between the noble Pandava princes and their scheming cousins, the Kaurava kings.

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2 October 1988 (India)  »

Also Known As:

Mahabharata  »

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Prior to its airing, Indian television had been rocked by the explosive popularity of Ramayan (1986), which had reached over 100 million viewers on a weekly basis. When "Mahabharat" aired, it soon reached and finally overtook that popularity. According to an Indian television poll, it was estimated to have been viewed regularly on 92% of Indian televisions during its original run. See more »


Karna: Do you know that I have two sweethearts?
Duryodhana: Really? Who are they? If necessary, I will kidnap them to get them for you!
Karna: They are not girls, my friend - besides, I can only get one of them and not the other!
Duryodhana: What do you mean?
Karna: It is simple - one is the death of Arjuna, the other is my own death.
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21 November 2006 | by (India) – See all my reviews

Simply WOW. No words exists in any language.I think i have seen more than 10 times .I bought the VCD collection and i saw all 64 CDs fully.

Each and every dialog is amazing.

Especially Karna,Beeshma,Vidura and all ...

I am really ..really... no words really.

Thanks to Chopra and his team.

Please see this serial before you die ...

Especially the conversation of Karna-Krishna and Karna - Kunthi and all, is truly great.

I think god came to earth and taken this serial in the form of Chopra.

Every body perfectly matched with their roles. Thats the special about it.

Please Please Please watch this Mahabharath Serial (all 64 VCD) at least once in your life.

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