Once upon a time, “Doordarshan” was favorite channel of Indians, as it broadcasted some really awesome serials and shows which we never missed to watch in our childhood.
In this current scenario, imagine a day spending without computers, laptops, internet, mobile, play stations, i-pods, video games, hundreds of Cable TV channels, etc. It would become really hard to spend a day without these modern equipments. In the 80′s and 90′s, people were living a very happy and stress-free life without all of the above things. Remember the famous quote ‘Old is gold’! Go back to your childhood days of late 80’s and early 90’s, which was the era of Doordarshan in India. In those golden days of Television Entertainment, Doordarshan serials had all humor, drama, enjoyment, value education, etc. that can’t be seen in the modern serials of Saas Bahu. It’s time to bring back sweet memories from the past by going through the list of such Doordarshan serials that are still trapped in our mind and make us nostalgic every now and then.
Remember your childhood with these old Doordarshan serials:
India’s first superhero, Shaktimaan created a history in the television industry and actor Mukesh Khanna played the sensational role as superhero in it. Included in the list of one of the longest running serials on DD, this serial was super hit and had a huge impact on children. Do you remember the introductory line of Tamraj Kilvish? Andhera kayam rahe (May Darkness Prevail).
Based on the stories from One Thousand and One Nights, Alif Laila was a very popular adventure TV serial broadcasted on Doordarshan. The show had become so much famous that it was broadcasted in Bengali on BTV and ETV. The plot line of the series began right from the very starting when Scheherazade began telling stories to Shahryar. How can we forget that green genie? New stories every day so no one liked to miss even one episode of the serial. Continue reading »