Hindi serials are not only popular among Indians but are being watched round the world. The creative stories and the dramas are being watched in leisure hours and serve as an entertainment purpose in most Indian households. There are over 500 Indian daily-soaps currently running the Indian TV industry and new serials are coming every now and then.
I decided to compile a list of the most popular and the top 10 Hindi Serials (randomly ranked) currently which keep the viewers glued to their TV screens.
Top 10 Best and Most Watched Popular Hindi Serials
1. Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon (What do i call this love?)
This daily soap premiered on Star Plus channel in the year 2011. This show is quite popular and is considered as one of the top 10 hindi serial. The show did around 400 episodes and ended in late 2012. The story is about a 18-year-old girl named Khushi who believes in love, relationships and his strong moral values on the other side there is Arnav who believes everything in this world has a price tag even love. The story revolves around them which takes them through a roller-coaster of emotions. This hindi serial surely would come in as a sequel.
C.I.D. (Crime Investigation Department) is a detective series on Sony channel. The serial is being airing since last last 15 years and is currently the longest running TV series in India. The series revolves around a team of detectives including Senior Inspector Abhijeet and Daya, junior inspectors, forensic experts headed by ACP Pradyuman. The show has completed around 950+ episodes and is currently successfully running.
3. Pavitra Rishta
The serial revolves around the life of a middle class family in Mumbai, India. The lead characters of the daily-soap are Manav (Hiten Tejwani) and Archana (Ankita Lokhande). The Indian daily soap airs on ZeeTV. The show has completed 985 episodes and the demand is tremendous. The story line is interesting where it focuses on two people who still love each other despite being separated by odd circumstances.
The daily soap has completed around 1200 episodes and currently airs on Colors TV channel. The story is based on child marriage which is considered as social custom in some parts of India despite being banned by the Indian law. The show is successfully running since 4 years now.
5. Madhubala Ek Ishq Ek Junoon
This Indian television program airs on Colors TV. It is considered to have the highest Television Rating Point (TRP) among all the other shows. The story revolves around a girl who was born on the sets of a Bollywood movie. She is not willing to enter the entertainment industry but as fate plays, there are different plans already set for her.
6. Punar Vivah
This Indian daily soap airs on Zee TV channel. The show started in early 2012, it has completed close to 300 episodes. The plot revolves around two individuals Aaarti (being played by Kratika Sengar) and Yash ( played by Gurmeet Choudhary) both single parents who get married to each other after being persisted by their parents. The story shows how they fall in love with each other despite all the odds. This hindi serial gives tough competition to Bade Ache Lagte Ho which runs on Sony TV in the same time slot.
7. Comedy Circus
This hindi stand up comedy show is quite entertaining and fun to watch. The show airs on Sony TV. A panel of judges including Archanna Puran Singh, Sohail Khan and guests invited host this show. The main showstopper of the comedy program is Kapil Sharma and Bharti who act quite well. The show has already completed 13 seasons and currently the 14th season is running.
8. Bade Ache Lagte Hain
This popular hindi serial has completed 350+ episodes and airs on Sony TV. The Indian drama is based on a Hindi novel Patrani by Imtiaz Patel. The story revolves around two people Priya Sharma (Sakshi Tanwar) and Ram Kapoor who have discovered love apart from being different personalities.
9. Kuch Toh Log Kahenge
The serial airs on Sony TV. It has completed 300+ episodes. The plot of the serial is based on two doctors who are married to each other. The show showcases their professional lives as well as personal.
10. Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai
This show has completed more than 1000 episodes and the show has gained high TRPs since it began. The story line revolves around a couple, their joint family and their kids, whole and whole it’s considered to be a complete family show.