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Ramayan promotional poster
|Created by||Ramanand Sagar|
|Country of origin||India|
|Original language(s)||Hindi (primary)
|No. of episodes||78|
|Executive producer(s)||Subhash Sagar|
|Camera setup||Digital movie camera|
|Running time||35 minutes|
|Production company(s)||Sagar Art Enterprises|
|Original release||25 January 1987 – 31 July 1988|
|Followed by||Luv Kush|
Ramayan is an Indian epic television series, which aired during 1987-1988, created, written, and directed by Ramanand Sagar. The remake of Ramayan series was again presented by Sagar Arts and which aired on NDTV Imagine in 2008. Ramayan introduced the concept of Hindu history to Indian Television and went on to become a cult classic, it was aired on Zee TV in mid-90's. Also, it was aired on Star Plus and Star Utsav in 2000's. 
The serial was brought to the small screen by Sagar Art Enterprises. The list of technicians is as follows:
Screenplay & Dialogue - Ramanand Sagar; Special Effects - Ravikant Nagaich; Technical Advisor - Prem Sagar; Lyrics & Music - Ravindra Jain; Title Music - Jaidev; Executive Producer - Subhash Sagar; Second Unit Directors - Anand Sagar & Moti Sagar; Produced & Directed - Ramanand Sagar.
Rajagopal, Arvind, Politics After Television: Hindu Nationalism and the Reshaping of the Public in India. Cambridge University Press, 2001.