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Ramanand Sagar's Ramayan: The Iconic Television Series that Enthralled Millions

Ramayan, the epic tale of Lord Rama, is one of the most cherished stories of Indian mythology. It has been retold countless times in various forms, but none have captured the hearts of audiences quite like the 1987 television series by Ramanand Sagar. The show was a massive success and continues to hold a special place in the hearts of people even today. In this article, we will take a closer look at the show and its creator and explore why it remains so popular. Who is Ramanand Sagar? Ramanand Sagar was a renowned Indian film and television director, producer, and writer. Born on 29 December 1917 in Lahore, Sagar started his career as a scriptwriter and assistant director in the Bombay film industry. He was a versatile writer and director, having worked on films of various genres, including social dramas, historicals, and mythological ones. Sagar's television career began in the 1980s when he produced and directed a series of religious and mythological shows for Doordarshan, the s