Chandragupta Maurya (2011 TV series)

Chandragupta Maurya (Devanagari: चन्द्रगुप्त मौर्य) is an Indian Historical drama series being broadcast on Dangal TV, based on the life of Chandragupta Maurya, an Indian emperor of ancient India and the founder of the Mauryan Empire.[1] Chandragupta Maurya was first aired in March 2011 on Imagine TV.[2][3] Ashish Sharma played the role of adult Chandragupta Maurya.[4]

Chandragupta Maurya
Chandragupta Maurya (TV series) logo.jpg
Created byPrem Sagar
Based onChandragupta Maurya
Written bySumit Roy
Faizal Akhtar
Brij Mohan Vyas
Abhishek Kumar
Directed byBhushan Patel
Arif Shamsi
Arif Ali Ansari
Vaibhav Mutha
StarringAshish Sharma
Rushiraj Pawar
Manish Wadhwa
Sooraj Thapar
Country of originIndia
Original language(s)Hindi
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes105
Producer(s)Nilanjana Purkayasstha Sagar
Prem Sagar
Jyoti Sagar
Shiv Sagar
CinematographyRavi Naidu
Editor(s)Shums Mirza
Satya Sharma
Production company(s)Sagar Films
Original networkImagine TV
Picture format
Original release11 March 2011 (2011-03-11) –
7 April 2012 (2012-04-07)
Related showsChandragupta Maurya (2018)
External links
Production website


The story is about Chandragupta Maurya, who ruled over the Indian subcontinent in 300 BC. He would go on to become one of the greatest emperors in ancient India with his empire extending from Assam in the east to Afghanistan and Balochistan in the west.

The story starts with Chayakya, he goes to Dhananad with the offer of akhand baharat ( A nation india). Dhanad and his prime minister Atatya Rakshas humilets him. From than Chyakya pleges that he will not tie the knot in his hair until he doesnt suppress Nanda dynesty. The on the way to Takshashila, he mets Chandragupt and finds him capable for his dream. Them he takes Chandrgupt to Takshashila with him with her mother's permission. Their he mets Ambhik the prince and his friends(Shashank, Digvijya, Digamber).They always tease him. When he escapes and returns to his house, Dhanad comes and destroys his village and kills her mother in front of her eyes. From then he takes a pledge to destroy Nand empire Chanakya gives him the training. He also take him to different warriors who are effected by the tourcher of Dhanand. When he turns 13 chankya prepares a plan to kill Dhanad and orders chandragupt to exceute it.




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  1. ^ "Imagine TVs serial Chandragupta Maurya will be revived by Sony Entertainment Television, Rajat Tokas is likely to play the lead. - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 25 August 2019.
  2. ^ "Chandragupta Maurya comes to small screen". Zee News. 13 January 2011. Retrieved 25 August 2019.
  3. ^ "Chandragupta Maurya on Sony TV? - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 25 August 2019.
  4. ^ "Ashish Sharma believes it`s difficult to enter film industry". Zee News. 20 December 2013. Retrieved 25 August 2019.
  5. ^ "Playing Chandragupta is a demanding job: Ashish Sharma". Zee News. 1 August 2011. Retrieved 25 August 2019.
  6. ^ What are the real names and faces behind "Chandragupta Maurya", the famous TV show on Imagine ?
  7. ^ "Prime Time Act - Indian Express". Retrieved 3 September 2019.
  8. ^ "Acting's my first love: Manish Wadhwa - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 3 September 2019.
  9. ^ "Chanakya unleashes the power of 'Saam, Daam, Dand, Bhed' on the enemy - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 3 September 2019.
  10. ^ "Rohit Purohit To Quit 'Chandragupta Maurya'?". Movie Talkies. Retrieved 3 September 2019.
  11. ^ "Chandragupta Maurya to go in a flashback mode". Tellychakkar Dot Com. 22 December 2011. Retrieved 24 February 2020.

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