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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 Indravadan Sarabhai (69 episodes, 2004-2006)
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 Maya Sarabhai (69 episodes, 2004-2006)
Sumeet Raghvan ...
 Sahil Sarabhai (69 episodes, 2004-2006)
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 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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Сарабхай против Сарабхай  »

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Maya Sarabhai, played by Ratna Pathak Shah is the sister of Supriya Pathak who play the famous role of Hansa Parekh on the popular TV soap Khichdi and Instant Khichdi. Both shows were written by Atish Kapadia and enjoyed great TRP. See more »

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Humour in every sense of the term
8 February 2014 | by (India) – See all my reviews

One of the most humorous shows to have ever been aired on Indian Television. It generated moments of sheer magic in my life and everyone else's, i presume. The very funny attributes the characters of the show are infused with,along with the brilliantly written dialogues of the show all add to the immense popularity that the show garnered amongst the masses. Truly changed the face of Indian T.V. Sarabhai was a pathbreaker and a trendsetter in every respect.

For every other shows that were aired after Sarabhai, it was difficult to follow fashion and match up to the standards set by Sarabhai vs Sarabhai. I wonder how many of them managed to surpass this. Extremely delighted that the DVD's have released.


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