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Mahabharat 

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

Series cast summary:
Harish Bhimani ...  Samay 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Mukesh Khanna ...  Bheeshma 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Nitish Bharadwaj ...  Krishna 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Arjun ...  Arjun 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Puneet Issar ...  Duryodhana 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Rupa Ganguly ...  Draupadi 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Pankaj Dheer ...  Karna 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Gufi Paintal ...  Shakuni 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Gajendra Chouhan ...  Yudhishtira 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Praveen Kumar Praveen Kumar ...  Bheem 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Girja Shankar Girja Shankar ...  Dhritrashtra 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Surendra Pal ...  Dronacharya 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Renuka Israni ...  Gandhari 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Nazneen Nazneen ...  Kunti 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Virendra Razdan Virendra Razdan ...  Vidur 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Vinod Kapoor Vinod Kapoor ...  Dushashan 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Sameer Chitre Sameer Chitre ...  Nakul 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Sanjeev Chitre Sanjeev Chitre ...  Sahadev 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Pradeep Singh Rawat ...  Ashwatthama 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Tarakesh Chauhan Tarakesh Chauhan ...  Pandu 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Kiran Juneja ...  Ganga 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Debashree Roy ...  Satyavati 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Rishabh Shukla Rishabh Shukla ...  Shantanu 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Dharmesh Tiwari Dharmesh Tiwari ...  Kripacharya 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Pradeep Sharma Pradeep Sharma ...  Drupad 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Aloka Mukerjee Aloka Mukerjee ...  Subhadra 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Arun Bakshi ...  Dhrishtadyumna 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Sagar Salunke Sagar Salunke ...  Balram / ... 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Mayur Verma Mayur Verma ...  Abhimanyu 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Roma Manik Roma Manik ...  Madri 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Paintal ...  Shikhandi / ... 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Varsha Usgaonkar ...  Uttara 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Kapil Kumar Kapil Kumar ...  Shalya 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Rajesh Vivek ...  Ved Vyas / ... 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Channa Ruparel ...  Rukmini 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Parijat Parijat ...  Radha 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Goga Kapoor ...  Kans 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Sheela Sharma Sheela Sharma ...  Devaki / ... 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Raj Babbar ...  Bharat 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Sudesh Berry ...  Vichitravirya 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Jahnavi Jahnavi ...  Amba 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Manju Vyas Manju Vyas ...  Yashoda 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Rasik Dave Rasik Dave ...  Nand 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Meena Chakraborty Meena Chakraborty ...  Ambika 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Menaka Babbar Menaka Babbar ...  Ambalika 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Lalit Tiwari Lalit Tiwari ...  Sanjay 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Razak Khan Razak Khan ...  Ghatotkach 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Rana Jung Bahadur ...  Jarasandh 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Deep Dhillon Deep Dhillon ...  Jayadratha 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Ashok Sharma Ashok Sharma ...  King Virat 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Samir Rajda Samir Rajda ...  Uttar 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Pawan Shukla Pawan Shukla ...  Shalv Kumar 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Karunakar Pathak Karunakar Pathak ...  Shishupala 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Vikash Prasad Vikash Prasad ...  Eklavya 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Vishnu Sharma Vishnu Sharma ...  Vasudev 94 episodes, 1988-1990
Dara Singh ...  Hanuman 94 episodes, 1988-1990
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Sharat Saxena ...  Kichak / ... 65 episodes, 1988-1989
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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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Drama | History | War

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Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

2 October 1988 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Mahabharata See more »

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B.R. Films See more »
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(94 episodes)

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Color
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Trivia

Actor Arjun plays the role of Arjun, the pandava from whom this name came to existence. See more »

Quotes

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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Connections

Version of Draupadi (1931) See more »

Soundtracks

Ath Shree Mahabharat Katha
Performed by Mahendra Kapoor.
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Awe-Inspiring Series
11 September 2006 | by rahuldahiyaSee all my reviews

There never was ,is or will be anything greater than BR Chopra's Mahabharata on Indian TV ..... As Mahabharata is the king of epics,this TV series is the KING of TV SERIES. All credit goes to splendid production value,out-of-the-world dialogs (by Dr. Raza........may his soul rest in peace), superb acting,great action and a very 'real'casting. Every character has played his /her part so well that we can' imagine anyone else playing them now.... . Incidentally ,Mahabharata is the longest epic in the world 4 times longer than 'Odyssey'.It is supposed to have been written by Lord Ganesha and dictated by Ved Vyasa.Its historical proofs are scattered all over northern India.


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