Saraswatichandra (TV series)
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Official Logo Of Saraswatichandra
|Genre||Indian soap opera
|Based on||Saraswatichandra by Govardhanram Tripathi|
|Written by||Ved Raj
|Directed by||Arvind Babbal
|Country of origin||India|
Comall Sunjoy W.
|Running time||Approx. 22 minutes|
|Production company(s)||SLB production (before) ,Sphere orgins (present)|
|Original channel||Star Plus
|Picture format||576i (SDTV) 1080i (HDTV)|
|Original run||February 25, 2013 – Present|
Saraswatichandra is an Indian television soap opera currently airing on Star Plus and DD National during weekdays. The series first premiered on February 25, 2013 and is based on the Gujarati novel of the same name by Govardhanram Tripathi. Gautam Rode plays the titular role. The show appears on Asianet Plus, dubbed into Malayalam and broadcast as "Swayamvaram". In an upcoming episodes we will see Maleekha R Ghai portraying the role of Saraswati(saras's mum). We will see that Saraswati did commit suicide in front of Saras but became a victim in Ghuman's clutches. Now saraswati will be seen in the mental hospital but has lost her memory. She will be see living in the past while not remembering anything at all about her second son kabir but will only grieve for her young son saras. Saras will come to know and will help her get her memory back and get her to live in the present. To know more please keep watching Saraswatichandra on Star Plus.
After falling in love with each other, right before they were about to get married, Saras finds out the truth about the death of his mother and gets furious. He calls Kumud and cancels the marriage because he is no longer the rich man she was supposed to marry since he blamed his father for his mother's suicide and left his house. Kumud then gets married to Pramad Dhan Dharmadhikari because her father asked her to, without knowing about him. Pramad turns out to be an alcoholic who was alsho forced to marry her by his father, Buddhi Dhan Dharmadhikari.
Saras renames himself Naveenchandra. The story then revolves around Kumud trying to reform Pramad's alcoholic ways. Later Kalika conspires against Kumud with Pramad and he tries to kill her but Saras saves her. After long struggles and dramatic incidents Saras finally marries Kumud.
However Kalika wants revenge against Kumud as she believes that she should have been married to Pramad instead of Kumud. So she puts up an act to get Yash, Kumud's younger cousin, to fall in love with her. Yash marries Kalika and brings her home to meet the Desai family. The Desai family are angry that Yash got married without their consent and reluctantly agree to let Kalika stay in their house as they are aware of her previous schemes and evil ways. Kalika begins to poison Yash's mind and create a rift between the members of the family.
When Danny's mum and Saras's step mum (Guman) and their father come to Ratnagiri, Saras's dad has an accident and goes into coma. During this time Guman and Kalika try to create differences between Danny and Kusum. When Kumud realises this she tries to stop this and eventually succeds by finding out that Kabir is actually Saras's brother and Saras and Kumud rescue him from Gumans clutches in London. Therefore Guman is arrested by the police and Kalika is eventually thrown out of the house by Yash, when the entire family realizes her true intentions. Saras's dad now wakes up from coma and Saras accepts him as his father and his father returns to Dubai.
After that Saras and Kumud move to Mumbai for a business deal. Meanwhile, back in Ratnagiri, Kabir and Anushka continue their everyday quarrels, leaving the whole family laughing and crazy. Saras and Kumud's neighbour Prashant tries to create differences between them, as he falls in love with her because she looks like Pooja his ex-girlfriend whom he had accidently killed. Prashant tries to kill Saras but that fails and Saras realises his intentions so Saras, Kumud, Danny, Kabir and Anushka set out to get justice for Pooja. However Prashant soon realises what they've been up to the and along with his friend Mahesh kidnaps Kumud and puts Saras inside a wall but Danny, Kabir and Kusum's childhood friend (Anushka) save Saras and Kumud and they all return to Ratnagiri.
Kabir falls in love with Anushka but she doesn't believe in love and thinks that after marriage relationships and love end but after seeing Saras and Kumud's love she realises that she loves Kabir and decides to get married to him. However it is soon revealed that she is working with someone and has a secret and for some reason the victim of this always turns out to be Kumud which makes Saras suspect Anushka. Soon, Anushka and Kabir's wedding ceremonies start taking place, with more disasters that make Saras doubt on Anushka even more. Finally on the day of their wedding, also Saras and Kumud's first wedding anniversary, Rohit plans a special entrance for Anushka. He tells Kumud to go first, but Saras comes in between goes up first, causing him to fall and become hospitalized. Anuskha reveals the truth about Rohit and her brother being kidnapped. Saras pretends to lose his memory in front of Kumud, and Anuskha gets her brother back on Raksha Bandhan with the help of Danny and Kabir. Guman is revealed to be the mastermind behind this conspiracy. Saras continues his memory loss drama with the whole family to help Kumud realize that nothing happened to him because of her. Kabir starts bonding with Avi, but breaks the engagement with Anushka. Saras and his family's plan get exposed when Kumud overhears them talking, and everyone promise to help Anushka.
In upcoming episodes will see that Maleekha R Ghai will be portaying the role of Saras mum. She will be seen as she has forgotten her memory and will remember saras as the past but not the present.
- Gautam Rode as Saraswatichandra "Saras" Laxminandan Vyas / Naveenchandra
- Jennifer Winget as Kumud Saraswatichandra Vyas
- Varun Kapoor as Danny Laxminandan Vyas
- Shiny Doshi as Kusum Danny Vyas
- Ashish Kapoor as Jaywardhan Kabir Laxminandan Vyas
- Srishty Rode as Anushka
- Chetan Pandit as Laxminandan Vyas
- Monica Bedi as Guman Laxminandan Vyas
- Rahul Ram as Prashant Tyagi
- Yatin Karyekar / Ali Raza Naamdaar as Vidyachatur Desai
- Alpana Buch as Guniyal Desai
- Ragini Shah as Dugba
- Vinita Joshi Thakkar as Kumari
- Mehul Kajaria as Gyanchatur Desai
- Mansi Jain as Chandrika Desai
- Surya Kanth / Winy Tripathi as Yash Desai
- Soni Singh as Kalika Yash Desai
- Sai Ballal as Buddhi Dhan Dharmadhikari
- Pratichee Mishra as Saubhagyavati Devi Buddhi Dhan Dharmadhikari
- Aanshul Trivedi as Pramad Dhan Buddhi Dhan Dharmadhikari
- Vahbbiz Dorabjee as Alak Kishori
- Vijay Dadlani as Indresh
- Mithil Jain as Sub-Inspector Umesh Solanki
- Smita Shetty as Sunder Baa
Arabic Dubbed Version : سحر الأسمر
Arabic dubbed version of Saraswatichandra : Sehr Al Asmar (سحر الأسمر)is currently aired on MBC Middle East's channel MBC BOLLYWOOD. The drama has received very good reviews amongst arab audiences