Ahmedabad: Parshwa, 1990. Here we find a controversial character who ultimately became the cause of Bhishma's downfall. Renuka Israni played Gandhari, Dhritarashtra’s wife. 13. The character is very challenging and different from the roles that I have played … He comes upon the toddler Shikhandini. Mukesh Khanna (Bhishma Pitamah), Nitish Bharadwaj (Krishna), Pankaj Dheer (Karn), Rupa Ganguly(Draupadi), Kiran Joneja (Ganga), Gufi Paintal (Shakuni), Puneet Issar (Duryodhana) became She was seen playing Sakshi Tanwar’s mother in ‘Bade Achche Lagte Hain’. As: Drona. Shikhandi is a warrior princess; she is very strong in nature. Now that she had the element of man in her, she qualified to carry out the … In BR Chopra's Mahabharat, one of the most talked-about characters is that of Draupadi which was played by Roopa Ganguly who shot to … Today we will tell you about 10 such characters of Mahabharat who had a major role to play, but are still unknown to many. 13. is a character in the Hindu epic, the Mahabharata. Firstly, Ashwatthama attacked Shikhandi but Drupada took him, then Dussasana attacked Shikhandi but Dhrishtadyumna took him and at last Shakuni attacked and Stabbed Shikhandi but Virata stopped him. B. Role: Arjun and Subhadra’s son As: Drona. Shikhandi - The determined As we know, every character in the Mahabharata is found to be serving a purpose, for the fulfillment of bigger goal, victory of Truth over falsehood. Role: Dhiratarashtra and Pandu’s younger brother. Paras Arora. Says the actor, “Yes, it is unheard of, but I will appear again in Mahabharat in a new role.” This time around, Ali has been roped in to play the role of Jayadrath in the Swastik Productions show, who would be married to the only sister of the Kauravas. In Mahabharat aired On Star Plus, she played the role of Draupadi from 16 th September 2013 to 16 th August 2014. Kulkarni became quite popular after her performance in the show. Incidentally, Shikha played the role of Amba in Colors’ show Na Aana Is Des Laado. The magnum opus drama Mahabharat on Star Plus is being rerun on television. 14. Share Page of 3 Go; Next. Renuka Israni played Gandhari, Dhritarashtra’s wife. In this … As per the reports, the diva will do that along with Madhu Mantena, who is a producer and he is going to produce the film as well. Shikhandi is a warrior princess; she is very strong in nature. Chopra hit show 'Mahabharat (1988 TV series)', in which he himself played the roles of Shikhandi and Sudama. 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Lord Krishna – an avatar of the god Vishnu – tipped the scales when he recognized the warrior skills of Shikhandi, a young male soldier, who was born a woman. "The Mahabharata, Book 8: Karna Parva: Section 6", http://www.sacred-texts.com/hin/m01/m01068.htm, Mahabharata Summary By Rajaji, Mahabharata Stories , Stories and Characters from Mahabharata, Mahabharatam in Telugu, Tamil, Kannada, Hindi, MAHABHARAT : The king of Kashi's three beautiful daughters, Amba, Ambika and Ambalika, http://www.sacred-texts.com/hin/m08/m08006.htm, Summary and Complete translation of Mahabharata, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Shikhandi&oldid=993837628, Short description is different from Wikidata, All Wikipedia articles written in Indian English, Articles containing Sanskrit-language text, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 12 December 2020, at 19:22. She performed austerities in the forest and was transformed into a male named Shikhandi. The son of Drupada, he fought in the Kurukshetra war on the side of the Pandavas. Amba was the eldest daughter of the King of Kashi. N.p. The film also starred actors like Ben Kingsley and Roshan Seth in key roles … Costumes for the series were provided by Nitish Bharadwaj was known for his breakthrough role as Lord Krishna in B. R. Chopra's television series Mahabharat. She complained to her father, Hiranyavarna, that her husband was a woman. The original airing consisted of a total of ninety-four episodes and were broadcast from 2 October 1988 to 24 June 1990 on Doordarshan. (Except - foot soldiers). Drupada raised his daughter as a son and had Shikhandini married to a princess of Dasharna. He played the character of Maulana Azad, who was a senior leader and activist during the Indian Independence movement. As: Satyavati. On huge public demand, The show will re-telecast on Doordarshan from March 2020. In the battle of Kurukshetra, Bhishma recognised him as Amba reborn, and not wanting to fight a "woman" (or an actual woman, depending on the version), avoided battling Shikhandi. [2] According to C. Rajagopalachari's Mahabharata, when Shikhandini was still living as a young woman she discovered the garland of ever-blooming blue lotuses hung on the palace gate. Shikhandi: The Maiden-knight and Other Stories. Role of Ganga in Mahabharat! He was born a baby girl, named Shikandini," to Drupada, the king of Panchala. He is best known for playing the warrior prince Arjun in Mahabharat, Dev Dixit in Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi and Abir Rajvansh in Yeh Rishtey Hain Pyaar Ke. Shikhandi The show was first released on DD National on 2 October 1988 to 24 June 1990. … Talking about her role Shikhandi in Mahabharat, Shikha says, "I am very happy and really excited to be working back with Swastik. Bhishma's character was played by Mukesh Khanna in the B.R.Chopra's Mahabharat, one of the most successful Hindi television series. B. Tulasi14 IF-Rockerz. Ali Hassanhappens to be one of the rare actors who will get yet another opportunity to be part of Siddharth Tewary’s magnum-opus Mahabharaton Star Plus after portraying the role of … The actor was required to perform a challenging introductory sequence wherein he had to perform a tandav and kathak together. Some Info: Shikhandi: is played by actor Shikha Singh. Along with her sisters Ambika and Ambalika, she was taken from their Swayamvara by force by Bhishma, as punishment to the Kingdom of Kashi for not inviting Hastinapur nobility to the event. It was a landmark serial. Print. Apart from being an impressive actor, he is also a director, screenwriter, producer, veterinary doctor and former Member of Parliament in Lok Sabha. However, not even Parashurama could defeat Bhishma. Paras Arora. He had been born in an earlier lifetime as a woman named Amba, who was rejected by Bhishma for marriage. Besides playing the role of Arjun in Mahabharat, Firoz Khan has done several films in Bollywood including Swayam Krushi, Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak, Aa Gale Lag Jaa, Mohabbat among several others. Share Page of 3 Go; Next. From her birth, a Divine voice told her father to raise her as a son. Mahabharat is an Indian Hindi, mythological television serial which will be aired on Doordarshan. He played the role when he was 25 years of age. Role: Royal teacher of Kuru princes and Ashwatthama’s father. He played the role of Krishna at the age of 23 and became an overnight star. In 2008, Ekta Kapoor produced Kahaani Hamaaray Mahaabhaarat Ki in which Anita Hassanandani played the role of Draupadi. Nissar Khan. A. Subba Rao made a film in 1962 titled Bhishma. Role: Shantanu’s first wife/Bhishma’s mother/the holy river of Hindus. It was produced by B. R. Chopra and directed by his son, Ravi Chopra. The 2012 comedy 'Oh My God' saw Akshay Kumar playing the role of Lord Krishna. It has the stellar cast of Shaheer Sheikh who played the role of Arjun, Saurabh Raaj Jain who played Krishna and Pooja Sharma who played Draupadi. Roopa Ganguly. Shaheer Sheikh in Navya..Naye Dhadkan Naye Sawaal. Draupadi then married Arjuna - the son of Ambalika's son Pandu. 15. Shikhandi fought in the Kurukshetra war for the Pandavas along with his father Drupada and brother Dhristadyumna. Mukesh Khanna Sorabji, Cornelia, and Warwick Goble. Report a problem? Produced by a film veteran producer BR Chopra and directed by his son, Ravi Chopra, the series ran from October 1988 to June 1990, catching the nation; fancy, unlike anything anyone had ever seen earlier. The film also starred actors like Ben Kingsley and Roshan Seth in key roles … His son, Hiten Paintal , is also an actor, who worked in movies such as Dil Maange More (2004) and Bachna Ae Haseeno (2008). He rose to fame by playing the role of ‘Anant Bajpai’ in the TV serial “Navya..Naye Dhadkan Naye Sawaal” (2011). The character of Jayadrath holds a lot of prominence in the epic, for the role he played in the Kurukshetra war. That's an equality. As the show was re-run, its cast was in talks once again. Role: Dhiratarashtra and Pandu’s younger brother. Mahabharat is based on the Hindu epic of the same name. [3], According to the summary by C. Rajagopalachari, she resorted to penance and received a garland of blue lotuses from Lord Kartikeya and it was foretold that anyone wearing the garland would become the cause of Bhishma's death. Shikha is currently playing the role of Alia, Rockstar Abhi’s sister in Zee TV’s KumKum Bhagya. The Yaksha king sees the Yaksha as a girl and curses him that he will remain in the form till Shikhandi dies, keeping the sex-swap in place. In even other versions, Shikhandi is a male but transgender, due to Shiva's boon that Amba will remember all the details of her past life. Later, wounded Shikhandi rides in Arjuna's chariot, and together, they face Bhishma, forcing him to lower his weapons. As: Abhimanyu. Nitish Bharadwaj as Krishna in a still from Mahabharat that aired for the first time in 1988. Eventually, her prayers were answered. He saw Ganga the Divine River and the Goddess Ganga. Arjun was born as Firoz Khan on 9 January (the year is not known) in Mumbai. All the pivotal members, B.R Chopra, Ravi Chopra, Rahi Masoon Raza and Pandit Narendra Sharma together chose Nitish Bharadwaj to play the central character of Krishna. In the 2001 mythological series named Draupadi, actress Mrinal Kulkarni played the lead role. Talking about her role Shikhandi in Mahabharat, Shikha says, "I am very happy and really excited to be working back with Swastik. Shakuni used to deceive for Adharm and Krishna for Dharam. Amba then returned to Bhishma and demanded that he marry her according to Kshatriya dharma, but Bhishma declined due to his vow of celibacy. As: Abhimanyu. In the majority of the versions of the Mahabharata,[2] there is the story of Shikhandi being Amba in her previous birth. Shikandi is a character in the Hindu epic, the Mahābhārata. During Mahabharat’s auditions, it was Gufi Paintal who got him dressed in the costume of Arjun and presented him in front of B. R. Chopra who ultimately selected him for the role. Pattanaik, Devdutt. Each actor was paid Rs 3000 per episode, no matter how small your role was. Role: 5th Pandav, son of Madri and Ashwini Kumara/husband of Draupadi. Firoz Khan was selected to play the role o… Mahabharat (TV Series 1988–1990) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. The character is very challenging and different from the roles that I have played … 15. But, being a woman with no military training, she asked Shiva how she would accomplish her task, and he responded that her future incarnation would be the one to actually bring about Bhishma's demise. Some also played pandavs and kauravs. Shakuni and Lord Krishna, both were the best politicians, diplomats, and statesmen of their time. Role: Uparichara Vasu’s daughter Know more about her from here ️ Sayantani Ghosh’s StarsUnfolded Profile. “A woman on the battlefield?” sneered all five Pandavas, somewhat conveniently forgetting that they themselves worshiped the … Not only this, the actress is also known for playing mythological roles like on … The main role of Shikhandi was played by the director herself. Meanwhile, Shikhandi had appropriated the garland she had left on the doorway in her last birth, thus enabling herself to become Bhishma's slayer. Thus, Shikhandi was instrumental in Bhishma's death. According to Kishore Malhotra, a member of the production team, 9 crore or $1.3 million is the total cost of producing Mahabharat. Chopra hit show 'Mahabharat (1988 TV series)', in which he himself played the roles of Shikhandi and Sudama. Mahabharat is based on the Hindu epic of the same name. Role: Arjun and Subhadra’s son Amba was then reborn as Shikhandini at Panchal to King Drupad. However, no one was willing to champion her cause, fearful of antagonizing Bhishma. His son, Hiten Paintal, is also an actor, who worked in movies such as Dil Maange More (2004) and Bachna Ae Haseeno (2008). Watchout Top 8 Beautiful Actresses Who Slayed the Character of Draupadi in Indian Mythological Shows | Mahabharat | Paramavtar Shri Krishna. “A woman on the battlefield?” sneered all five Pandavas, somewhat conveniently forgetting that they themselves worshiped the … In most versions of the story, Shikhandi is male but born female. [5] In early versions of the Mahabharatha, Shikhandi is still Amba-reborn, but a straight female. [6], In another version of the story, Drupada desires an heir, and wanders the forest to settle his disquieted mind. It was a landmark serial. Nitish Bharadwaj as Krishna in a still from Mahabharat that aired for the first time in 1988. Today we will tell you about 10 such characters of Mahabharat who had a major role to play, but are still unknown to many. His brother Gufi Paintal played the role Shakuni in B.R. When he returned to India; after completing his studies from Oxford, he wanted to join Taj in Mumbai; however, destiny had something big for him, and he landed the role of ‘Arjun’ in B. R. Chopra’s Mahabharat, and the rest is history. The title role was played by N. T. Rama Rao. Shikhandi (Sanskrit: शिखण्डी, Śikhaṇḍī, lit. ) Sayantani Ghosh. : n.p., n.d. Print. She was seen playing Sakshi Tanwar’s mother in ‘Bade Achche Lagte Hain’. Filmography. 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