Pardes Mein Hai Mera Dil
|Pardes Mein Hai Mera Dil|
|Created by||Balaji Telefilms|
|Developed by||Ekta Kapoor|
|Written by||Ritu Bhatia|
|Creative director(s)||Sandiip Sickand|
|Country of origin||India|
|No. of seasons||1|
|No. of episodes||170|
|Executive producer(s)||Aayush Agrawal|
|Running time||22 minutes|
|Production company(s)||Balaji Telefilms|
|Original network||Star Plus|
|Original release||7 November 2016 –|
30 June 2017
Pardes Mein Hai Mera Dil (English: My Heart Lives In A Foreign Land) was a 2016 daily Indian soap opera that premiered on Star Plus on 7 November 2016. Produced by Ekta Kapoor and Shobha Kapoor, the series stars Drashti Dhami, Arjun Bijlani and Vineet Raina. It was inspired by Shah Rukh Khan's 1997 film, Pardes. as well as Manju Kapur's 2008 novel, The Immigrant. The series was filmed in India, Vienna, and Innsbruck, Austria. The show was dubbed in Malayalam as Akkareyanente Manasam and aired on Asianet Plus.[not verified in body]
Pardes Mein Hai Mera Dil tells the story of Naina and Raghav, two individuals who are fated to meet and fall in love in a foreign land, but destined to face challenges before their ultimate union.[not in citation given]
This is romantic daily soap about two heartbroken souls who Start a new life in Austria. They are called Naina and Raghav. Raghav loves sanjana but she ignores him. Naina broke up with her fiance Amit. She goes to Austria for her mom's operation as her mom is a heart patient. She also wants to live happily but due to her break up. She lose hope. But she meets raghav. They develop magical experiences in Austria and become friends. Raghav dadi makes raghav sit in the mandap instead of his brother veer.
Naina feels betrayed but soon starts to trust him. Due to sanjana, there is misunderstanding between the couple. Naina helps raghav start a business in Austria.Dadi is in coma.
Naina meets ahana and becomes surrogate for ahana baby. Sanjana find out and tells raghav. Raghav misunderstood it and thought naina is having an affair and carrying someone else's baby. Without knowing the truth he oust naina out of his life. 3 MOnths Later The show focuses in india. Naina lives in india, raghav is arrogant business man but they meet and bicker. Dadi is in coma and when she wakes up, she mistaken naina baby to be raghav and naina's. Ahana also met with accident and tells naina that the baby is in danger. Raghav buys naina company and trouble naina but softens later. Enter Harjeet and Rehaan kurhana. Rehaan is ahana husband and Harjeet is the evil mother in law. She hates ahana and wants to kill the baby.She send goon on naina. Raghav protects naina baby even though he hates naina. Harjeet was the one responsible for ahana accident. She wants to hunt down the surrogate mother before rehaan. Naina is carrying the baby.
Naina and raghav grow closer and confess their love but due to misunderstanding, they grow apart. Rehaan kills raghav after he thought raghav kidnapped baby. Raghav thought naina betrayed him and had affair with rehan. He doesn't believe naina was surrogate mother. Raghav love naina immensely but due to misunderstand they were not reunited as raghav died.
Naina marries Rehaan to look after her baby arhan after she had given birth to prematurely since she was nearly bombed but raghav saved her but was killed by rehaan due to misunderstanding. Naina and Dadi live in rehaan house and take revenge on him When he finds out, Naina reveals that it's his fault and Raghav won't come back and her story is not complete. Rehaan is shot by Harjeet and she is arrested. 7 years later Naina teaches her students about true love. She will always remember the memories she made with Raghav. The students ask her what her story is and Naina looks at Raghav photo knowing that Raghav is her story and she will be united with him in heaven.
- Arjun Bijlani as Raghav Mehra, Naina's first husband (Dead) (2016–17)
- Drashti Dhami as Naina Batra/Naina Raghav Mehra/Naina Rehaan Khurana, Raghav's widow, Rehaan's second wife (2016–17)
- Vineet Raina as Rehaan Khurana, Ahaana and Naina's husband, father of Naina's surrogate child (2017)
- Sudha Chandran as Harjeet Khurana, Rehaan's stepmother, Armaan's mother (2017)
- Surekha Sikri as Indumati Mehra (2016–2017)
- Manish Khanna as Balraj Mehra, Parmeshwari's husband, Indumati's second son (2016–2017)
- Alka Amin as Asha Batra, Naina and Rajeev's mother, Chanchal and Raaghav's mother-in-law (2016–2017)
- Alok Narula as Rajeev Batra, Naina's brother(2016–2017)
- Sangeeta Kapure as Chanchal Batra, Naina's sister-in-law, Rajeev's wife (2016–2017)
- Vicky Arora as Amit Mehrotra, Naina's ex-fiancé (2016–2017)
- Manini Mishra as Sudha Mehra, Veer and Akaash's mother 
- Rakesh Kukreti as Madan Mehra, Sudha's husband, Indumati's first son, Veer's father (2016–2017)
- Lovekesh Solanki as Akash Mehra, Veer's brother (2016–2017)
- Rini Das as Ira Mehra, Veer's cousin, Shaurya's sister (2016–2017)
- Pulkit Bangia as Armaan Khurana, Ira's husband, Rehaan's stepbrother (2017)
- Sonia Rakkar as Parmeshwari "Pam" Mehra, Veer's aunt, Ira and Shaurya's mother (2016–2017)
- Ankit Shah as Shaurya Mehra, Ira's brother, Veer's cousin, Balraaj's son (2016–2017)
- Parveen Kaur as Amit's mother
- Adaa Khan as Ahana Khurana, Rehaan's first wife, mother of Naina's surrogate child (2017)
- Laksh Lalwani as Veer Mehra, Naina's ex-fiancé (2016–2017)
- Additi Gupta as Sanjana Kukreja
- Lucinda Nicholas as Amit's girlfriend
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