Diya Aur Baati Hum

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Diya Aur Baati Hum
Image from Diya Aur Baati Hum
Genre Indian soap opera
Created by Shashi Sumeet Productions
Written by Shashi Mittal
Anshuman Sinha
Seema Mantri
Raghuvir Shekhawat
Directed by Sumeet H Mittal
Rohit Raj Goyal
Starring See Below
Theme music composer Shubha Mudgal
Kailash Kher
Opening theme Diya Aur Baati Hum
Country of origin India
Original language(s) Hindi
No. of seasons 1
Producer(s) Shashi Mittal
Sumeet H Mittal
Editor(s) Jay B Ghadiali
Location(s) Pushkar
Cinematography Sudesh Kotian
Sunil Vishwakarma
Production company(s) Shashi Sumeet Productions
Original channel Star Plus
Picture format 576i (SDTV)
1080i (HDTV)
Original airing 29 August 2011
External links
Official website

Diya Aur Baati Hum is an Indian television soap opera on the Star Plus. It started on 29 August 2011 and stars Anas Rashid and Deepika Singh as the main protagonists.


This show is formally released in Hindi and is known as Diya Aur Bati Hum on Star Plus. It is also dubbed in Tamil and known as En Kanavan En Thozhan and in Telugu known as Ee Tharam Illalu. The series is also remade in Malayalam as Parasparam on Asianet, in Bengali as Tomay Amay Mile on Star Jalsha and in Kannada as Akashadeepa on Asianet Suvarna. It also airs on Pakistan's Urdu channel Urdu 1. The old episodes are also aired on STAR Utsav. The serial drama is also dubbed in Sinhala in Sri Lanka on Sirasa TV channel using the name Swapna. It also airs in Romania on Naţional TV as Destine Implinite.


Diya Aur Baati Hum is the story of Sandhya as she trains as an Indian Police Service officer.[1] She dreams to break the boundaries of her confined existence of middle class values. The story is also about Sooraj, who is a self-made man. Sooraj owns a famous sweet shop near his house.

Sooraj and Sandhya get married under strained circumstances. She struggles with her strict mother-in-law who does not accept that her daughter-in-law could become a police officer. The story shows how a husband becomes his wife's strength and helps her to fulfil her dream. Sandhya completes IPS training and wins the Best Cadet Trophy. The programme now shows her work as an ASP in Pushkar. Sooraj gets the title of World's Top Cook.

Two terrorists come to Sandhya's house disguised as a simple poor woman and Sooraj's helper. They mislead Sooraj and others that Sooraj has to go Dubai. So everyone makes preparations to go to Dubai. Chaturi, Bhabo and Sooraj go to Dubai but their flight was hijacked by disha- sooraj's helper, Prema and their head called "Baiji"(Maya) Rajkumar's sister. Flight 2310 is hijacked while they are on the plane.The hijackers demand for Rajkumar's freedom.They kill 3 people and everyone's lives are in danger.Sandhya manages to capture them with the help of Zakir and Arjun. They kill Maya, Prema and Disha. But unfortunately Bhabo gets shot while she was saving Sooraj. Babasa blames Sandhya for for all this, while Sandhya and Zakir get praised all over the country .


Former cast

Special Appereances[edit]

Aamir Khan, host of Satyamev Jayate, with the cast of Diya Aur Baati Hum


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