Production[ edit ] Writing for the Indian Express upon completion of the airing of the series' final episode, former bureaucrat S. Gill wrote that it was during his tenure as the secretary with the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting in September that he Ramanand Sagar with the project. Gill added that in a letter to Sagar, he had written about the Ramayana as a subject for the television series was ideal in that it was "a repository of moral and social values" and that its message was "secular and universal". He added that he had noted in the letter that Sagar's "real challenge would lie in seeing the epic "with the eyes of a modern man and relating its message to the spiritual and emotional needs of our age".
Gill wrote that it was during his tenure as the Secretary under the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting in September that he Ramanand Sagar with the project.
Gill added that in a letter to Sagar, he had written about the Ramayana as a subject for the television series was ideal in that it was "a repository of moral and social values" and that its message was "secular and universal".
Gill added that he also wrote a similar letter to B. Chopra over the production of the series Mahabharat based on another epic of the same nameand mentioned that both he and Sagar accepted to his suggestions and constituted panels of experts and scholars to conceptualize the production.
But, owing to popular demand it had to be extended thrice, eventually ending at 78 episodes. It was telecast in 55 countries and at a total viewership of million, it became the highest watched Indian television series by a distance. Bose, the media director of Hindustan Thompson Associates, remarked, "The unique thing about the Ramayana was its consistency.
Other programmes like Buniyaad and even Hum Log did achieve viewership of around 80 per cent and more, on occasion. In the case of Ramayana that figure had been maintained almost from the beginning". He added, "Starting at around 50 per cent the 80 per cent figure was reached within a few months and never went down.
He mentioned that it was common among people threatening to burn down the local electricity board headquarters during a power outage. Soutik Biswas of BBC recalled that when the series was telecast every Sunday morning, "streets would be deserted, shops would be closed and people would bathe and garland their TV sets before the serial began.
In the noisiest and most bustling cities, trains, buses and cars came to a sudden halt, and a strange hush fell over the bazaars. In Delhi, government meetings had to be rescheduled after the entire cabinet failed to turn up for an urgent briefing.
Arvind Rajagopal in his book Politics After Television: Hindu Nationalism and the Reshaping of the Public in India wrote that with the series, the government "violated a decades-old taboo on religious partisanship, and Hindu nationalists made the most of the opportunity.
But it had no motivation with what was going on politically. The Congress was in power and it had no agenda of the sort.Ramayan is an Indian epic television series, which aired during , created, written, and directed by Ramanand Sagar.
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Watch Latest Hindi Movies Online Free. Ramayan is very good hindi serial. this serial is . Be the first to receive our thoughtfully written religious articles and product attheheels.comon: Hamline Avenue N Suite A, Roseville, MN, Ramayan is an Indian television series depicting the story of Rama and based on stories from classic Indian literature.
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