Mohit Raina in 'Devon Ke Dev Mahdev' to Rohit Bakshi in 'Siya Ke Ram': 5 times TV actors played Lord Shiva

When it comes to the actor who is most known as Television's Mahadev aka Lord Shiva, one can only think of Mohit Raina

  • DNA Web Team
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  • Mar 04, 2019, 02:13 PM IST

The festival of Mahashivratri is here. This festival signifies bringing more peace into the lives of Shiva devotees. The festival helps these devotees learn better about their lord and be closer to him, since they observe peace and harmony in the chaotic world.

Portraying the role of Mahadev, also known as Lord Shiva, with perfection, were some of our renowned Indian Television actors. One such name which instantly comes to mind is 'Devon Ke Dev: Mahadev's Mohit Raina. Apart from him, actors like Tarun Khanna, Sourabh Raj Jain, Rohit Bakshi and Malkhan Singh too played the role of Lord Shiva and aced it.

Here, see it:

1. Mohit Raina as 'Devon Ke Dev: Mahadev'

Mohit Raina as 'Devon Ke Dev: Mahadev'

No Television actor probably comes close to Mohit Raina when it comes to playing Lord Shiva. In the Television serial 'Devon Ke Dev: Mahadev', he and Sonarika Bhadoria together became an icon nobody could replace. Mohit became so popular he started being worshipped. 


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2. Sourabh Raj Jain in 'Mahakali: Anth Hi Aarambh Hai'

Sourabh Raj Jain in 'Mahakali: Anth Hi Aarambh Hai'

Another actor who came close to Mohit Raina's charm, was Sourabh Raj Jain. The actor played the role of Lord Shiva in the TV serial on Kali Mata, titled 'Mahakali: Anth Hi Aarambh Hai'.

3. Rohit Bakshi's role in 'Siya Ke Ram'

Rohit Bakshi's role in 'Siya Ke Ram'

 Though he appeared for a brief period in the serial 'Siya Ke Ram', Rohit Bakshi was convincing as Lord Shiva.

4. Tarun Khanna in 'Shani'

Tarun Khanna in 'Shani'

Tarun Khanna, who played Raavan in 'Devon Ke Dev: Mahadev', ended up playing Lord Shiva in 'Karphal Daata: Shani'.


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5. Malkhan Singh in 'Vignaharta Ganesh'

Malkhan Singh in 'Vignaharta Ganesh'

Malkhan Singh also made us emotional with his portrayal of Lord Shiva in 'Vignaharta Ganesh'.