Indian TV series have become a common site in all households. Come evenings, and you can see all family members sitting around the TV sets and enjoying the daily soaps. On one hand these tele-serials have united many family who find some time to sit together and share good moments while watching these serials, on the other hand these are also playing negative on many individuals who begin identifying themselves with some of the on screen characters and then start behaving like them in the normal course of life. One thing that makes these serials very impactful is their title songs. Here are listed below top 10 best opening songs in Indian TV series.
10. Kahani Ghar Ghar Kii:
Kahani Ghar Ghar Kii was an Indian TV series that aired on STAR Plus. Featuring about 1700 episodes, the serial is ranked number 2 in the list of STAR Plus’ top 10 serials of all time. The title song of the serial talked about the purity and importance of relations. It also emphasized that no matter what comes an individual’s way, the family stands by him and they all come out of all adversities to smile yet again.
9. Kyun Hota Hai Pyarrr:
The teen drama Kyun Hota Hai Pyarrr was aired on STAR Plus and is currently being re-telecasted from the beginning on STAR Utsav. Being a drama which was meant to appeal to the teens, featured a title song which talked about why you go crazy after someone in your teens and why does love happen? It talked about why hearts are broken, and how hearts and mended with love.
8. Dill Mill Gayye:
A medical drama Indian TV series Dill Mill Gayye – a sequel of the television series Sanjivani (aired on STAR Plus), was aired on STAR One successfully for three long years. The title song of the serial was sung by Sonu Nigam and Prajakta Shukre and it talked about how friendship turned into love – or how friends happened to find their hearts meet over a course of time.
7. Kaisa Ye Pyar Hai:
The romantic Hindi drama series, Kaisa Ye Pyar Hai was produced by Balaji Telefilms and was aired on SONY TV. The serials show of romantic chemistry between the lead actors became an instant hit on television. Kaisa Ye Pyar hai’s title song talks about a unique love story that blends pain, challenges, trauma, yet is intensely romantic and passionate.
6. Pavitra Rishta:
A story of two love souls in Mumbai, the popular Indian daily soap Pavitra Rishta was aired on Zee TV. The serial portrayed simple living and day to day problems of a middle-class family in Mumbai. Basically the serial revolves around a love story and that is what the title song also suggests. The title song talks about the bondage of the two souls that will be remain together come what may because of the pure relation they have with each other.
5. Kasauti Zindagi Ki:
The romantic Indian TV series Kasauti Zindagi Ki was aired on Star Plus and was an instant hit because of the star cast and gripping story of household drama. It was aired for 7 long years and was based on a story of lovers who remain separated during their lives and achieve reunion post death. The series title song also talks about this alienated love tale which is endless despite all pain.
4. Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon:
The romantic and comedy drama series Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon was aired on Star Plus and was telecasted for one and a half year. The serial maintained the top spot on the list of top ten drams of Indian entertainment for good one year. The opening song of the serial, which talks about the after effects of first time love, was beautifully sung by Javed Ali.
Love story TV serial of new generation, Navya was aired on Star Plus from April 2011 to mid 2012. Produced by Swastik Pictures, the serial was an instant hit amid the youth and received high ratings initially. The serial had a short on air life after its concept was changed from youth to family drama. The serial had a very lyrical opening song which was sung by Shilpa Rao and was composed by Bollywood’s famous duo of Vishal and Shekhar.
2. Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi:
Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi is ranked number one Indian TV series on Star Plus’ top 10 shows of all time. Aired on STAR Plus, the serial produced by Ekta Kapoor, revolves around a fictitious Virani Family. Being a family drama, the serial opened with the Priya Bhattacharya’s sung title song which talked about the ever evolving relationships in a family.
1. Balika Vadhu — Kachchi Umar Ke Pakke Rishte:
Known commonly as Balika Vadhu, it is an Indian television drama series which was aired on Colors TV. The story is a satire on the custom of child marriage still practiced in some parts of the country despite being banned by law. ‘Choti Si Umar Mein’ originally sung by folk singer Shobha gurtu Rajasthani is the title song of TV serial, which pleads to fathers to not marry off their girls before maturity.