The profound thinker, philosopher worked for Hindu and Muslim unity of the 18th and 19th century who said ‘Ram and Rahim’ are one is Sai Baba born in a small village Pathri of Maharashtra. Till the Samadhi of divine personality on 18th October 1938 historically significant personality Shirdi Saibaba is not tried out by anyone on Kannada small screen is available in Udaya TV from 18th of this month in the morning time as Sri Saikathamrutha’.
We have in Hindi ‘Saibaba’ (Not Puttaparthi) in Star Plus that is made with lot of glitz. Director Om Saiprakash made a film on ‘Saibaba’ but burnt his fingers and put him to misery.
Now the producers M Mylaraswamy, Chinnappa and T.N.Sathya are trying out a half an hour episode on the life and works of ‘Shirdi Saibaba’.
Sathya one of the producers a devotee of Babu is donning the role and instead of making a film it is right to first try in small screen. Joshi Sandeep is in Lord Shiva, Professor Doddarange Gowda is Bharadwaja saint. Soundarya, Shashikala, Master Dhanush and Master Tejas are also in the cast.
Director S.L.Chandru of Madhugiri is shooting for this television serial near Devanahalli. He is a lecturer in Kannada in Seshadripuram College and this is his debut in direction.
Blind but brilliant in music department Subramani teacher to Hamsalekha and V.Sridhar is scoring music for ‘Saikathamrutha’. Blind from childhood losing the important nerves Subramani runs a music school in Bangalore and gives orchestra with his own team. He sings the old hits of Hindi and Kannada with ease.
Mylaraswamy one of the three producers is basically a stage actor in the Bank Janardhan and Sarigama Viji troupe. He has made oath long time to venture into devotional television serial.
The ‘Saikathamrutha’ 50 episodes would explain from the childhood of ‘Sai Baba’ with all the ‘Pavadas’.