Ramanand Sagar’sRamayanaEven today people remember. The popularity of this serial was so much that people were crazy about it. When this show used to come on TV, people used to leave all their work and watch it. Deepika Chikhaliya played the role of ‘Arun Govil’ and ‘Mata Sita’ in the role of ‘Lord Ram’. At that time people started considering them as Ram-Sita in real. But do you know how much it cost to make an episode?
An episode of Ramayana was made in this many lakhs
Ramanand Sagar’s ‘Ramayana’ came in 1987. The popularity of the show was such that even today all those characters are in the minds of the people. On one hand, where the show became popular in every household, on the other hand, the makers earned a lot from it. According to media reports, a huge amount was spent in making an episode during that period. It has been told in the reports that about nine lakh rupees were spent for one episode. After spending so much money, the makers used to earn up to Rs 40 lakh.
Business was more than 30 crores
Ramanand Sagar’s ‘Ramayana’ had 78 episodes. So talking about earning, there was a business of more than 30 crores. Please tell that Ramayana was aired again on TV during the lockdown. It is said that if Ramanand Sagar finished writing a scene at 3 in the morning, the actors would quickly get ready for the shoot. More than 100 workers, actors and technicians worked in shifts just to make sure all the episodes of Ramayana aired on time every week.
Arun Govil and Deepika Chikhaliya
Last year, Arun Govil and Dipika Chikhaliya appeared in the Diwali episode of Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa. During this, both had recreated a scene of Ramayana on the stage. One of his videos went viral, in which Arun asks Deepika on touching his feet – why this. On this she says- Mother said that now you are my God. She calls herself the maidservant of Lord Rama. After which Ram says- ‘My first advice is that don’t live as my maid. Go with me by being my better half, my friend, my friend and my companion. They say that it is customary for kings to have many queens, but no other woman will ever enter Ram’s life.