Probably the greatest epic ever produced and definitely the most successful Indian serial ever, Mahabharat is a vast epic of glorious heights and tremendous depths. This release contains 5 discs featuring the condensed 15 hour version of this religious tale. It is loved and respected amongst the Asian commmunity. When it was shown on BBC2 10 years ago, it achieved viewing figures in excess of 5 million.
It recounts the true story of five heroic brothers, the Pandavas, who were destined to rule a vast kingdom. Robbed of their land and exiled by their envious cousins, an apocalyptic war begins. Along their spirtual journey, they meet sages, warrior kings, heroines and a host of celestial beings, including Krishna, a divine incarnation and the pivotal character of Mahabharat.