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In the site of the channel:-Emperor Chandragupta Maurya, who ruled over the in the Indian
subcontinent in 300 BC, is now on the small screen in a new historic
Imagine TV will now narrate the story of the commoner who
went up to become one of the greatest conquerors of India, with his
empire extending from Assam in the east, Afghanistan and Baluchistan in
the west, Kashmir and Nepal in the north, and to the Deccan Plateau in
Chandragupta Maurya's is a rags-to-riches story, with
lots of battles & drama making it an extremely interesting subject
for a show. The show captures the facts about his life of how he was
thrown out of his house and from there he rose to become such a great
king under Chanakya's guidance.
Interesting as the story is, collecting facts about Maurya's life was tough as there is little written material about him.
a general research of his life, it was found that there are only two or
three books on him. About 70 per cent of the story on the show is
factual and of course with a touch of some creative liberty in the rest
for a more vibrant & royal feel.
Rushi Raj, the young
Chandragupta has already received rave reviews for his performance! So
don't miss this captivating historical show, Chandragupta Maurya, Fri –
Sat 9 PM!
Edited by rinku4u - 21 March 2011 at 1:26pm