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India has a rich reserve of stories about god and men passed down from generation to generation over the centuries. Here’s a new way to pass on the stories of legends and myths using the modern means of animated films and shows. We present some iconic films and TV shows which bring out ancient stories like Ramayana and Mahabharat to a young generation.
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The Ramayana is probably the most told and retold mythological story. This is a classic story of love triumphing over hate, good defeating evil, and much more. This story of the Ram defeating the evil demon Raavan to save his wife Sita is a good way to help children learn basic morals such as honesty and loyalty.
Chhota Bheem is probably the most popular animated cartoon to come out of India. This animated series tells the story of Bheem, one of the strongest men in Hindu mythology but as a laddoo-loving child. This cartoon about Bheem and his childhood friends has become a hit with children for over a decade now.
Along with Chhota Bheem another show that became widely popular was Krishna Balram. This series follows the life of Lord Krishna as a child along with his best friend and older brother Balram. You can also find movies about Krishna’s life in Vrindavan, defeating his evil uncle Kansa, available on ZEE5.
This series revolves around the smart twin brothers, Luv and Kushh. Like in the mythological stories, the twins are extremely intelligent kids who excel at archery and sword fighting.
Baal Hanuman released on 2007 and the animation of the movie reflects the style of that time. However, it has become popular because the character and story of Hanuman is one that has fascinated us for generations. This movie shows Hanuman’s childhood before he met Lord Ram.
The Mahabharat is a popular mythological drama film based on the epic Mahabharata that has been retold many times. What’s special about this one is that it is voiced by popular Bollywood actors like Amitabh Bachchan, Ajay Devgn, Vidya Balan, Sunny Deol, Anil Kapoor, Jackie Shroff, and Manoj Bajpayee.
Ramses is a mythological story from the land of Egypt. This film follows a young archer and his general, who lead the Egyptian army to victory against the powerful Suppiluliuma, King of the Hittites. As he fights to save Egypt, the archer eventually becomes a hero.
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