The rerun episodes of Ramanand Sagar‘s Ramayan has created historical past on the small display. The mythological present, which featured Arun Govil, Sunil Lahri, and Dipika Chikhlia in lead roles, was first aired on 1987. Whereas the present had some superb sequences, the agnipariksha scene and dhobi story are nonetheless a matter of debate among the many viewers. In a latest interplay with PinkVilla, Dipika and Sunil opened up about these sequences and the response of the viewers at the moment.
Dipika Chikhlia mentioned, “Each Mom’s Day, Ladies’s Day, the place they’re speaking about abla nari, I might hear about Sita. There was this elementary darkness of a sure topic and when individuals are not able to hear, it will get troublesome to elucidate. However, once they noticed it this time (the re-telecast), individuals within the majority realised that they have been bombarded with such fallacious tales about Ramayan, about dhobi. Now, individuals are form of okay as they know the truth. Sure, in fact, all these years I needed to maintain explaining myself. Now, I really feel my life is just a little simpler as a result of individuals know what occurred and why.”
Sunil added, “In reality, I had just a little dialogue with Sagar Sahab concerning the agnipareeksha scene. I did come to Sagar Sir and requested him why this scene is there. Ram is a god and he should know that Sita is pure, so why this agnipareeksha? I requested him will this not give out a fallacious message and he defined to me the aim, what you see on display as effectively. There was just a little correction that occurred whereas writing the place Laxman get indignant on Ram for a similar.”
Later the actress revealed, “Papa ji (Sagar Sahab) had quite a lot of instances towards him. Truly, the story about dhobi isn’t a part of the unique Ramayan, it’s extra of a folktale. Through the years, it has developed right into a story. Papaji had quite a lot of instances towards him. Whereas we shot for Uttar Ramayan, he wasn’t even there half the time as a result of he was juggling between courtroom and shoot. There was quite a lot of fury, there have been students who didn’t settle for this model.”