The show revolves around the lives of the members of an Uber Wealthy - High Society Gujarati family of Cuffe Parade - South Bombay, whose daughter-in-law is from a middle class Delhi background.
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Series cast summary:
Satish Shah ...
 Indravadan Sarabhai (69 episodes, 2004-2006)
Ratna Pathak ...
 Maya Sarabhai (69 episodes, 2004-2006)
Sumeet Raghvan ...
 Sahil Sarabhai (69 episodes, 2004-2006)
Rupali Ganguly ...
 Monisha Sarabhai (69 episodes, 2004-2006)
Rajesh Kumar ...
 Rosesh Sarabhai (69 episodes, 2004-2006)
Ghanshyam Nayak ...
 Vitthal kaka (69 episodes, 2004-2006)
Sumeet Raghavan ...
 Sahil Sarabhai (69 episodes, 2004-2006)
Deven Bhojani ...
 Dushyant (27 episodes, 2004-2006)
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The show revolves around the life of an upper class Gujarati family, the Sarabhais, who live in a luxury apartment building in the upmarket Cuffe Parade area of South Mumbai. The family consists of Indravadan Sarabhai (Satish Shah) and his wife Maya (Ratna Pathak), who live in an apartment with their younger son Rosesh (Rajesh Kumar). Their older son Sahil (Sumeet Raghavan) and his wife Monisha Sarabhai (Rupali Ganguly) née Manisha Singh live in the apartment across the hallway. Maya considers the name Manisha middle class and renames her Monisha before their marriage. Monisha's middle-class habits irk Maya. Monisha, on the other hand, does not appreciate Maya's snooty and snobbish behaviour. Indravadan constantly derides Roshesh for being tied to his mother's apron strings and for writing bad poetry. Maya and Roshesh consider Indravadan's attitude towards Rosesh and his gregarious nature boorish. The ensuing conflict and comedy becomes Sarabhai vs Sarabhai. Much of the humour is ... Written by Piyush Arora

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SARABHAI VS SARABHAI : Mother of all Indian Sitcoms till date
1 January 2014 | by See all my reviews

Inarguably India's best sitcom till date , Sarabhai vs Sarabhai stands tall with tongue in cheek humour , crisp dialogues and extraordinary performances . Even the supporting cast is outstanding . In an era of the nonsensical Saas -Bahu crass , Sarabhai brought a fresh breeze of air . Sarcasm , situational humour and black comedy rolled all in one , with a power packed cast including Satish Shah , Ratna Pathak , Sumit Raghvan and Rupali Ganguly . Maya Sarabhai and Rosesh Sarabhai have become a cult status after the stupendous success of the Sarabhais. The middle class and upper class conflict , daily clashes of ego and many other realistic problems were treated with great hilarity .This was the career best performance of the actors as well as the writers and the director . I am glad the makers didn't ruin the Brand Sarabhai because it has attained such a feat that they themselves can't replicate the magic again .


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