Star Plus is coming up with a new mythological show Mahabharat. Mahabharat is is one of the major Sanskrit epic of ancient India. This is the second time when “Mahabharata” is being recreated. Firstly Mahabharat was produced by B.R. Chopra and directed by his son Ravi Chopra in 1988, which went on till 1990. And the new series of Mahabharat is being produced by Siddharth Tewary of Swastik Pictures.
There are two major Sanskrit epics of ancient India- one is Mahabharat and the other one is Ramayana. Mahabharat is a epic narration of the Kurukshetra War and the fates of the Kauravas and the Pandava princes, the Mahabharata contains much philosophical and devotional material, such as a discussion of the four “goals of life” or purusharthas. Among the principal works and stories that are a part of the Mahabharata are the Bhagavad Gita.
- Shaheer Sheikh will play the male lead as Arjun
- Pooja Sharma will play the female Lead as Draupadi.
- Sameer Dharmadhikari will play the male lead as Shantanu.
- Pallavi Subhash will play the female lead as Amba.
- Sayantani Ghosh will play the female lead as Satyawati.
- Praneet Bhatt will play the male lead as Shakuni
- Rio Kapadia will play the male lead as Gandhari’s Father, King Subala
- Mansi Sharma will play the role of Ambika
- Saurabh Raj Jain will play the role of Lord Krishna
- Puneet Issar will play the role of Parshuram.
The show will air on star plus from 16 September from Monday to Friday 8:30 P.M.