Ramanand Sagar’s Ramayan TV serial is once again doing what it did almost three decades ago – capturing the imagination of the masses. Ramayan TV serial on Doordarshan, which is being retelecast on the national TV channel on public demand during the 21-day COVID-19 lockdown in the country, was first aired in 1987.
If you are thinking, “Who are the actors from Ramayan?” or “Who starred on Ramayan?” then this list will help you answer those questions.
- First episode: 25th January, 1987.
- Last episode: 31st July, 1988.
- Total numbers of episodes: 78.
- Broadcast on: Doordarshan.
- Production house: Ramanand Sagar.
|Real Name||Real Name|
|Arvind Trivedi||Ravana / Sage Vishrava|
|Aparajita Bhooshan (Prabha Mishra)||Mandodari|
|Mulraj Rajda||Janak, king of Mithila|
|Urmila Bhatt||Sunaina, Janak’s wife, queen of Mithila|
|Shyamsundar Kaalaani||Sugriva / Vali|
|Vijay Kavish||Shiva / Valmiki / Mayasura|
|Murari Lal Gupta||Akampana|
|Giriraj Shukla||Neel / Prahasta|
|Girish Seth||Nal / Gandhrva Putra|
|Sumitra Rajni Bala||Rajni Bala|
|Sugriva / Vali||Shyamsundar Kaalaani|
|Shiva / Valmiki||Vijay Kavish|
Directed by Ramanand Sagar, Ramayan featured Arun Govil as Ram, Deepika Chikhalia as Sita and Sunil Lahri as Lakshman. The show also featured the late Dara Singh as Hanuman and Arvind Trivedi as Ravan. Originally the show was telecast from January 25, 1987, to July 31, 1988.