Monthly Archive for: ‘December, 2010’

Is ‘Taarak Mehta …’ the Indian Seinfeld?

Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah

I must confess, I am a big fan of Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah! This show has had me consistently hooked for the past two years and is still going strong! I fell in love with it so much that I even went ahead and created an IMDb page for it! What makes it different and unique is a variety of factors.

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The Resurgence of Indian Television

Doordarshan serials

Like in many other areas, the opening up of Indian television has provided viewers with a plethora of options. Viewers today are spoilt for choice when it comes to deciding what to watch on TV. But as the old saying goes, too many cooks spoil the broth. So the question is, has the liberalization of Indian television spawned a rat race to start channels without having quality content in place?

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