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10 Most Popular TV Shows in India of All Time

Indians are quite fond of TV. This is the reason television shows of India are dominating countless hearts since a long. Millions of viewers vote which are the successful shows. We have here given the list of top 10 most popular tv shows in India of all time.

Most Popular TV Shows in India of All Time

10. Byomkesh Bakshi

Byomkesh Bakshi was the adaption of Famous Literature written by advocate turned Author Sharadindu Bandyopadhyay. The series was aired in 1993, and has many fans all over the world. This TV show is still most popular detective series in India.

Byomkesh Bakshi

9. Dekh Bhai Dekh

Dekh Bhai dekh is a classic Indian show, written and directed by Aanand Mahendroo and is a production of Jaya Bachhan. This was aired between 1993 to 1997 on DD Metro, and later re-telecast on Sony Sab TV and Doordarshan.

Dekh Bhai Dekh

8. Shaktiman

This is the first superhero show of India that was aired for your kids of 90’s. The show is all about how children live their lives. Mukesh Khanna played the title character of Shaktiman, and it is very nice.


7. Hum Panch

Arguably one of the finest Ekta Kapoor productions, Hum Panch needs no introduction. The drama serial is about five sisters and their parents known as Mathur family and some other neighborhood characters. The stars are Ashok Saraf, Vidya Balan, Rakhi Tondon, Vandana Pathak, and others.

Hum Panch

6. Kaun Banega Crorepati

This is the first quiz show of its type on Indian television. This has been hosted by the superstar Amitabh Bacchan. This show turned the life of many people including Amitabh. It has been a show which gave money to various people.

Kaun Banega Crorepati

5. Hum Log

This is the first soap opera of Indian tv industry. This was famous because of its characters, and veteran Actor Ashok Kumar played a key role in this show.

Hum Log

4. Ramayana

Ramayana was first religious show on Indian tv. This is a production and direction of Ramanand Sagar and aired in 1986. Show was based on the story of Lord Ram, God of Hindu. It is written by Mahrishi valmiki. Arun Govil played the lead role as Ram and Dipika played the role of Sita and Dara Singh as Hanuman.


3. Comedy Nights With Kapil

Kapil Sharma received an award for this 2013’s show. Here stars like Deepika Padukone, and Shah Rukh Khan have come as guests. The show garnered more viewership than KBC.

Comedy Nights With Kapil

2. Mahabharata

It is a popular and must to see television show of India. Mahabharata was epic and classical program, produced by B.R Chopra and directed by Ravi Chopra. It was aired in 1987-1988, and has huge viewership.


1. Kyonki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi

This is the first show aired on Doordarshan. KSBKBT was the hugely popular program that started in 2001 and revived the fortune of Star Plus. Main character Tulsi Virani is a simple woman. She sees many ups and downs in her married life.

Kyonki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi

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