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It was tough to play the role of Shiva after essaying Krishna and Vishnu - Sourabh Raaj Jain

The actor talks about his experience shooting for 'Mahakaali: Anth Hi Aarambh Hai'.

Friday, August 11, 2017 | 12:45:39 PM IST (+05:30 GMT)
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One might feel that being part of a mythological show makes it easier to act in another period drama, but such is not the case. 

Actor Sourabh Raaj Jain, who has essayed the role of Krishna in Mahabharat and Vishnu in Devon Ke Dev...Mahadev says that this didn't make his role in Siddharth Kumar Tewary's Mahakaali: Anth Hi Aarambh Hai any easier. 

"On the contrary, it was even more difficult for me. Since I have played Vishnu and Krishna before and I was accepted well by the audience, it was tough to break that image and play the complete opposite - Shiva. For an actor, to first be accepted as Krishna and then to portray Shiva is a rare opportunity and I thank Swastik for giving me this opportunity." he says.

The show has topped the TRP charts and Sourabh couldn't have been happier. "Although I don't tend to put my energy on TRPs, it feels great that our hard work and the thought behind the show is resonating with the audience," he adds. 

Sourabh shares screen space with Pooja Sharma in Mahabharat. "It's an honour to work with Pooja again. She is exceptionally talented and a genuine human being," he says. Ask him if he is a devotee of Shiva and he says, "I am a seeker and I seek from every possible source." 

Being a part of a mythological show can be challenging and Sourabh makes sure to de-stress. "I read books. Currently, I'm reading Shiva sutras by Sukh Bodh Ananda and I also listen to music. Apart from that, I like to travel as and when I can," he says.
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Posted on: 20 August 2017 at 11:37pm
Saurabh raaj jain is amazing as shiva ji . Brilliant actor

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Posted on: 19 August 2017 at 1:35am
Not satisfied with his portrayal of Siva. Liked him as Vishnu and Krishna. But could not connect with him as Shiva.

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Posted on: 14 August 2017 at 10:43am
He is so phenomenal as Shiva. Brilliant actor

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Posted on: 13 August 2017 at 8:38am
You did beyond my expectations Sourabh, I loved you Veerbhadra avtar. Amazing

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Posted on: 12 August 2017 at 10:52am
I loved your tandav to the core. You are doing full justice to shiva's character

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Posted on: 12 August 2017 at 10:20am
I loved you as Veerbhadra today you tandav is a superhit

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Posted on: 11 August 2017 at 1:56pm
I love every bit of SourabhRaajJain as mahadev. He is so excellent and he talks with his eyes. Love him more.

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Posted on: 11 August 2017 at 11:38am
Sourabh is genuinely working hard for his role and he is doing a flawless job as Lord Shiva. Sati track was especially too good

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Posted on: 11 August 2017 at 8:42am
Sourabh Raaj Jain what to say about this man! Whatever he takes up he does full justice with the role. He has proved that he can be equally excellent as Lord Shiva too. The way he is modulating voices sometimes calm composed, while sometimes so agrresive. He is a delight to watch. I love his Shiva avtar in mahakaali. He is awesome

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Posted on: 11 August 2017 at 7:44am
loved the way saurabh Rajj Jain portraying mahadev in his style :) wished so much to see him in Mahadev form since DKDm days :) Narayan -Mahadev in both forms SRJ is so perfect in his own way. Divinity is his main charm. :) can able to dress any Divine form with beautiful perfection :) Tandav is so good and captivating :) and intense level chemistry n coordination with Pooja speaks magic in their combination scenes so much. so professional and convincing :) Sakha -Sakhi :) Mahakaal -Mahakaali :) .perfect combination ..nice article IF :) .

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