Devon Ke Dev...Mahadev

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Devon Ke Dev... Mahadev.
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Devon Ke Dev...Mahadev
Also known as Mahadev
Devon Ke Dev...Mahadev - Rudra Bhi Aur Bhole Bhi
Genre Mythological Drama
Spiritual Drama
Created by Life OK
Written by C.L. Saini, Brij Mohan Pandey, Koel Chaudhary, Mihir Bhuta, Dr. Bodhisattva, Bhavna Vyas, Manoj Tripathi, Utkarsh Naithani and Subrat Sinha
Directed by Nikhil Sinha
Manish Singh
Govind Agrawal
Satish Bhargav
Creative director(s) Aniruddh Pathak,Nitin Shukla,Animesh Verma,Hiten Ganatra
Presented by N/A
Starring See Below
Opening theme Shiv Shiv (Otherwise known as Devon Ke Dev... Mahadev Title Song.)
Composer(s) Sandeep Mukherjee
Karthik
Sunny Bawra
Inder Bawra
Country of origin India
Original language(s) Hindi
No. of seasons 4
No. of episodes 820
Production
Producer(s) Co Producer
Nikhil Sinha (Triangle Film Company)
Creative Producer
Anirudh Pathak
Cinematography Deepak Garg
Amit Malvia
Camera setup [[Multi-camera , <Satish Bhargav>]]
Running time approx. 20 minutes (mahaepisode 45 min approx)
Release
Original network Life OK
Picture format 576i (SDTV)
1080i (HDTV)
Audio format Dolby Digital
Original release 18 December 2011 – 14 December 2014
External links
Official website

Devon Ke Dev... Mahadev (English: Lord of the Lords... Mahadev) is a drama series based on the legends of God Lord Shiva, also known as Mahadev. It premiered on 18 December 2011 airing Monday through Friday nights on Life OK. The show ran until 14 December 2014 for a total of 820 episodes in 36 Chapters(seasons). It was dubbed into several languages.

The drama is inspired by the works of mythologist Devdutt Pattanaik.

Cast[edit]

Actor Character
Mohit Raina Shiva / Mahadev / Mahakala / Nataraja / Nilakantha
Jalandhara
Jatta
Virabhadra
Kal Bhairav
Ardhanarishvara
Chandrashekar
Dattatreya
Lohitang(elder)
Yaksha
Kiraat/ Vyadh
Aadi Yogi
Aghora/Martand (Khandoba)
Nat Bhairav
Acharya Mahatapa
Vrishabh
Loknath
Bhoothnath
Pashupatinath
Shambhu
Vaidhyanath
Har-Narayan/Harihara
Bhola
Sonarika Bhadoria / Pooja Bose /

Suhasi Goradia Dhami

Parvati/Adi Parashakti / Adi Shakti / Durga
Matsya Kanya
Ashta-Matrikas
Navadurga
Kali / Mahakali
Dasha-Mahavidyas
Ardhanarishvara
Kaalratri
Bhramari Devi
Bheelni
Gayatri Devi
Goddess Bhairavi
Mahalasa
Mouni Roy Sati
Adi Parashakti / Adi Shakti / Durga
Saurabh Raj Jain Lord Vishnu / Narayana
Lord Krishna
Dattatreya
Guru Pratyaya
Har-Narayan/Harihara
Nara-Narayana
Falaq Naaz / Ragini Dubey Goddess Lakshmi
Haripriya
Rukmini
Radha Krishna Dutt Lord Brahma
Dattatreya
Salina Prakash Saraswati
Rushiraj Pawar Senapati Kartikeya
Tanya Sharma Devasena
Ahsaas Channa Ashokasundari
Ashnoor Kaur Young Ashokasundari
Lavanya Bhardwaj Nahusha
Shailesh Dattar Narad Muni
Sadhil Kapoor Ganesha / Vinayak (younger)
Alpesh Dhakan / Ehsaan Bhatia Ganesha / Vinayak
Aarya Vora Siddhi
Amrita Singh Buddhi
Kumar Hegde Nandi
Priyanca Thakare Suyasha [ Nandi's wife]
Hemant Choudhary Prajapati Vishwaroop
Jiten Lalwani / Vikram Aditya Lord Indra
Shivangi Sharma Indrani
Manish Bishla Surya
Vicky Batra Chandra
Deepika Upadhyay / Sangeeta Khanayat Goddess Ganga
Godavari
Banai
Anjali Abrol Meenakshi
Mohit Sharma Vasuki
Piyush Sahdev Rama
Rubina Dilaik Sita
Kunal Verma Lakshman
Garima Jain Urmila
Vishal Kotian Hanuman
Vineett Kumar Bharat
Harshad Arora Shatrughna
Ulka Gupta Devi Kanya Kumari
Arbaaz Ali Khan Balarama
Reem Sheikh (Younger) Manasa
Vishesh Bansal Tripati
Kratika Sengar Manasa
Manoj Kolhatkar Sage Dadhichi
Rajeev Bharadwaj Sage Kashyap
Romanch Mehta Sage Atri
Jayant Rawal Maharishi Halahal
Jeetendra Trehan Sage Markandeya
Shailesh Dattar Sage Narada
Darshan Kumar Sage Shukracharya
Raman Khatri Sage Atharvan
Atul Singh Sage Pulaha
Sushil Parashar Sage Pitamber
Mohit Dagri (younger) Lohitang
Raj Premi Demon Tarakasur
Rahul Dev Demon Arunasur
Chetan Hansraj Nighas
Deepak Jethi Mahishasura
Manav Gohil Andhaka
Tej Sapru Shankhachudha
Ankur Nayyar Krauncha Giri
Ibrar Yakub Tuhund
Tushar Jha (younger)Jalandhara
Arun Bali Vajranaka (Tarakasur's father)
Akhilendra Mishra King Mahabali
Sanjay Swaraj Bhasmasur
Manish Wadhwa / Tarun Khanna Ravan
Sudesh Berry Malla-Manika
Abhaas Mehta Adi
Rakshanda Khan Madanike
Anupam Bhattacharya Ripunjay / Devodas
Ojaswi Oberoi / Parakh Madan[1] Mohini
Ritu Chauhan Devi Rati
Pankaj Dheer King Himavan
Mugdha Shah / Shilpa Tulaskar Queen Mainavati
Khyati Khandke Keswani Kritika
Surendra Pal Prajapati Daksha
Shalini Kapoor Sagar Queen Prasuti
Rishina Kandhari / Riyanka Chanda Princess Khyati
Priyanka Panchal Princess Aditi
Charu Asopa / Kanishka Soni Princess Revati
Surbhi Shukla Princess Rohini
Manini Mishra Princess Vijaya
Annapurna Vitthal Bhairi Shanta
Suhasini Mulay Parvati's grandmother
Deepraj Rana Parshuram
Amrapali Gupta Matsyakanya
Prabhat Bhattacharya King Aayu
Neha Kaul Indumathi
Rishi Khuranna Nahusha
Jaya Bhattacharya Diti
Anand Goradia Pushpadanta
Dolly Sohi Mahalasa's mother
Shilpa Shinde Mahananda
Vivek Mishra Yella koti
Pankaj Berry Raja Durdum
Mitika Sharma Queen Sunaina
Mohit Chauhan King Janaka
Mihir Mishra King Dashratha
Gauri Singh Queen Kaushalya
Anushka Singh Queen Sumitra
Manasi Vyas Queen Kaikeyi
Vikramjeet Virk Banasur
Tapeshwari Sharma Usha / Behula
Aarti Singh Baani
Bhavna Khatri Chitralekha
Daya Shankar Pandey Lakulish
Tushar Dalvi Chandradhar
Malhar Pandya Aniruddha/Lakhsmichandra
Parul Chaudhary Sanaka
Deepali Pansare Tulsi
Rajendra Chawla Acharya Gyanmurti
Gungun Uprari Maharani
Neha Marda Vrinda
Chestha Mehta Prithvi

Production and distribution[edit]

Ritoo Jenjani has done the prosthetic makeup for the presentation of Kali.[2]

The show has been dubbed in Bengali, Tamil, Malayalam, Oriya, Telugu, Assamese, Marathi, and Indonesian with titles Devadidev Mahadev, Shivam, Kailasanathan, Mahadev, Hara Hara Mahadeva, Mahadev, Devanche Dev Mahadev, and Mahadewa respectively. In Indonesia, the drama was broadcast on antv.It is remade in Kannada as Hara Hara Mahadeva

The official DVD version of the series Season 1 up to Shiv Parvati wedding is available on Ultra DVD and Season 2 of 13 DVD pack is coming soon on Ultra DVD.[3]

Reception[edit]

The episode of 9 September 2012, featuring Kali killing the demon Raktabija rated the shows highest TRP with an 8.2 TVR.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bhopatkar, Tejashree (29 Oct 2012). "Sanjay Swaraj and Ojaswi Oberoi in Devon Ke Dev...Mahadev". Times of India. Retrieved 7 November 2012. 
  2. ^ Debarati S Sen (2 November 2012). "Ritoo Jenjani creates a Goddess". Times of India. Retrieved 7 November 2012. 
  3. ^ "Life OK brings India's Greatest Stories on DVDs". Times of India. 19 Feb 2013. Retrieved 19 Feb 2013. 
  4. ^ "Mahadev tops TRP charts with a new record of 8.2 TVR". Times of India. 21 September 2012. Retrieved 24 September 2012. 

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