After ‘Ramayana’ on public demand in Corona lockdown, now ‘Mahabharata’ will also started airing on Doordarshan . Because of the lockdown, everyone is getting bored sitting in the house, so the central government has decided to once again broadcast the famous’ 80s TV serial ‘Mahabharata’ for entertainment.

MAHABHARAT IS ON DD NATIONAL AMID COVID-19 LOCK DOWN

NOW MAHABHARAT IS ON DD NATIONAL AMID COVID-19 LOCK DOWN
NOW MAHABHARAT IS ON DD NATIONAL AMID COVID-19 LOCK DOWN

The broadcast of ‘Mahabharata’ has been announced on Doordarshan’s national channel starting tomorrow (March 28).

MAHABHARATA DD NATIONAL 2020 Timing COVID-19 LOCK DOWN

According to ANI, Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar has announced that the broadcast of ‘Mahabharata’ will start again on DD Bharti from Saturday 28 March on public demand. He said that it would be telecast twice a day i.e. at 12 noon and 7 pm.

MAHABHARAT Star Cast List

  • Nitish Bharadwaj as Shri Krishna, Incarnation of Lord Vishnu/ Devaki-Vasudev’s eighth son/ Foster son of Nand and Yashoda, Radha’s Consort/ Balaram and Subhadra’s brother/ Pandavas’ cousin/ husband of Rukmini, Satyabhama and other 16106 queens/Lord Rama in the song sabso uchi prem sagaai .
    • Shampa Gopikrishna as Young Krishna
    • Kewal Shah as Adolescent Krishna
  • Mukesh Khanna as “Devavrata” Bhishma, Shantanu-Ganga’s eighth son / eighth Vasu / Satyavati’s step-son
    • Daboo Malik as Adolescent Bhishma
  • Gajendra Chauhan as Yudhishthir, 1st Pandav / son of Kunti and Yama / Eldest son of Kuru Clan / King of Indraprastha and later Hastinapura / husband of Draupadi
    • Sonu as Young Yudhishthir
  • Praveen Kumar as Bhim, 2nd Pandav / son of Kunti and Vayu / Second eldest son of Kuru clan / Yuvraaj(crown Prince) of Indraprastha / husband of Draupadi and Hidimba / father of Ghatotkacha
    • Mallik as Young Bhim
  • Arjun as Arjuna, 3rd Pandava / son of Kunti and Indra/ husband of Draupadi, Uloopi, Chitrangada and Subhadra / brother-in-law of Balaram-Krishna/ father of Abhimanyu
    • Ankur Javeri as Young Arjun
  • Sameer Chitre as Nakul, 4th Pandav, son of Madri and Ashwini Kumara / husband of Draupadi
  • Sanjeev Chitre as Sahadeva, 5th Pandav, son of Madri and Ashwini Kumara / husband of Draupadi
  • Roopa Ganguly as Draupadi, Wife of all Pandavas / Also called as Panchali / Yagyaseni / Younger daughter of Drupad/ Princess of Panchala / Sister of Dhrishtadhyumna and Shikhandi
  • Aloka Mukherjee as Subhadra, Arjuna’s 2nd wife/ Abhimanyu’s mother / Vasudev’s daughter / Krishna-Balaram’s sister / Yadava Princess
  • Puneet Issar as Duryodhan, Eldest son of Gandhari and Dhitarashtra / Elder brother of 99 Kauravas / Husband of Bhanumati
    • Amit Shukla as Young Duryodhan
  • Pankaj Dheer as Karna, son of Kunti and Surya / Adhiratha-Radha’s foster son / King of Anga
    • Harendra Paintal as Young Karna
  • Vinod Kapoor as Dushasan, Second son of Gandhari and Dhitarashtra / Duryodhan’s younger brother
    • Kaushal Shah as Young Dushasan
  • Gufi Paintal as Shakuni, Gandhari’s brother / later King of Gandhara
  • Girija Shankar as Hastinapur Naresh Maharaj Dhritrashtra, Vichitravirya’s son from Ambika(eldest) / later king of Hastinapur / father of Kauravas
  • Renuka Israni as Gandhari, wife of Dhritrashtra / Queen of Hastinapur / mother of Kauravas / princess of Gandhara
  • Tarakesh Chauhan as Pandu, Vichitravirya’s son from Ambalika(youngest) / King of Hastinapur / father of Pandavas
  • Nazneen as Kunti, Pandu’s first wife / mother of Karna, Yudhisthira, Bhim and Arjun / Daughter of Shoorsen / Vasudev’s sister / Yadava princess / Foster daughter of Kuntibhoj
  • Roma Manek as Madri, Pandu’s second wife / Madra princess / mother of Nakul and Sahadev
  • Virendra Razdan as Dasi Putra Vidur, 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
  • Surendra Pal as Dronacharya, Guru of Kauravas and Pandavas
  • Pradeep Rawat as Ashwatthama, son of Dronacharya