Puneet Varma (Editor)

Bharat Ek Khoj

Updated on
Share on FacebookTweet on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on Reddit
Covid-19
9/101 Votes Alchetron
9
1 Ratings
100
91
80
70
60
50
40
30
20
10
Rate This

Rate This

Genre  Historical drama
Opening theme  Vanraj Bhatia
Number of episodes  53
Narrated by  Om Puri
8.9/10 IMDb

Created by  Shyam Benegal
First episode date  29 June 1988
Director  Shyam Benegal
Program creator  Shyam Benegal
Bharat Ek Khoj httpsuploadwikimediaorgwikipediaencc5Bha
Based on  The Discovery of India by Jawaharlal Nehru
Written by  Shyam Benegal Shama Zaidi Vasant Dev (dialogues)
Starring  Roshan Seth Om Puri Tom Alter Sadashiv Amrapurkar Naseeruddin Shah Lucky Ali Seema Kelkar Mita Vashisht Pallavi Joshi Anjan Srivastav Sohaila Kapur Ila Arun Irrfan Khan
Cast  Om Puri, Irrfan Khan, Roshan Seth, Tom Alter, Piyush Mishra
Similar  The Story of India, Malgudi Days, Mahabharat, Bharatvarsh, Chanakya

Bharat Ek Khoj (English: The Discovery of India) is a 53-episode Indian historical drama based on the book The Discovery of India (1946) by Jawaharlal Nehru that covers a 5000-year history of India from its beginnings to the coming of independence in 1947. The drama was directed, written and produced by Shyam Benegal with cinematographer V. K. Murthy in 1988 for state-owned Doordarshan. Shama Zaidi co-wrote the script. Its cast included Om Puri, Roshan Seth, Tom Alter and Sadashiv Amrapurkar. Jawaharlal Nehru was portrayed by Roshan Seth.

Production designer Nitish Roy with assistants Samir Chanda and Nitin Desai built 144 sets.

Bharat ek khoj 01 bharat mata ki jai


References

Bharat Ek Khoj Wikipedia


Similar Topics
Chanakya
The Story of India
Irrfan Khan
Topics
 
B
i
Link
H2
L