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GenreMythological[1] drama
Created bySiddharth Kumar Tewary
Based onMahabharata
Written bySharmin Joseph
Radhika Anand
Anand Vardhan
Mihir Bhuta
Siddharth Kumar Tewary
Directed bySiddharth Anand Kumar
Amarprith G
Mukesh Kumar Singh
Kamal Monga
Loknath Pandey
StarringSaurabh Raj Jain
Aham Sharma
Pooja Sharma
Opening themeHai katha Sangraam Ki
Ending themeMahabharat
Ismail Darbar
Country of originIndia
Original languageHindi
No. of episodes267[2]
ProducersSiddharth Kumar Tewary
Gayatri Gil Tewary
Rahul Kumar Tewary
Production locationsUmbergaon, Gujarat
EditorParesh Shah
Camera setupmulti-camera
Running timeEpisode→1: 40 minutes; Episode→2-11: 20 mins; Episode→12-267: 22 mins[3]
Production companySwastik Pictures
DistributorStar India
Original networkStar Plus
Star Bharat
Picture format576i (SDTV)
1080i (HDTV)
Original release16 September 2013 (2013-09-16) –
16 August 2014 (2014-08-16)
External links
Production website

Mahabharat is an Indian Hindi-language mythological[1] television drama series. It is based on the Sanskrit epic Mahabharata. This 2013 series is a remake of the 1988 TV series of the same name.[4][5][6][7][8] It ran from 16 September 2013 to 16 August 2014, broadcast on Star Plus.[9] The producer is Swastik Productions Pvt. Ltd. Because of it's Popularity, The Show is re running on Star Bharat from 14 May 2018 . The Show airs Monday To Saturday at 6:00 P.M.



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  4. TNN 15 Sep 2013, 10.27AM IST (2013-09-15). "Mahabharat launced for the youth of the nation! - Times Of India". Retrieved 2013-10-20.
  5. "Shakuni's role in Mahabharat once in a lifetime: Praneet Bhatt". The Times of India. Retrieved 9 May 2016.
  6. "Is Shafaq Naaz miffed with Mahabharat makers?". The Times of India. Retrieved 9 May 2016.
  7. "Shaheer Sheikh and Rohit Bhardwaj's Buddy Diwali!". The Times of India. Retrieved 9 May 2016.
  8. "Riding high on 'Mahabharat' ratings, Star Plus tops the chart". Retrieved 9 May 2016.
  9. Deepanjana Pal. "The new Mahabharat is an epic fail". Firstpost. Retrieved 2014-01-25.

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