Oh man, I am a 90s kid. This site uses cookies. That begs the question why don’t you go out and reclaim your country? All the actors were catapulted to superstardom after Dhoop Kinaray, if they weren’t established as top-of-the-league already. There were barely any Indian films that resonated with young, urbanized middle-class audiences. Fund donations never intended for building of dam, only for awareness: Even today if you make a good serial it will be definitely accepted by people, a good eg is Zindagi Khwab na thi.

Mar 16, Keep the good work. To cut a long story short, Dhoop Kinaray is aces. Paromita Vohra is a film-maker and writer. Raat yoon dil mein teri khoee hui yaad aaye Jaise veeraane mein chhupke se bahaar aa jaaye; Jaise sehraaon mein haule se chale baad-e-naseem; Jaise beemaar ko be-wajhaa qaraar aa jaaye. Fund donations never intended for building of dam, only for awareness: What a golden time when women were actually depicted as educated, ambitious, independent individuals and not perpetually crying over a man.

Come summer, we would pile into a narrow-gauge train and head there for a three-month-long vacation. These are the assets of Pakistan. The list of Pakistani top dramas will be incomplete with out Ashfaq Ahmed’s classic dramas! It was the s. Story at his best, acting at his best. Dr S I H Zaidi.

Thank you Haseena Moinyou wonderful, wonderful woman. Known for its witty dialogues and the strong, endearing, candid character of Sana played by Shehnaz SheikhAnkahi was quick to reach cult status. Today our dramas are more of big houses, cars and luxury show-off then original epjsode and stories.

Old but not forgotten: However, after looking her picks and the order she arranged, it is obvious this list is compiled by someone who is either born or raised and or spent a large portion of life in Karachi.

Dhoop Kinare | Episode 10 | Rahat Kazmi, Marina Khan, Sajid Hassan | Classic Dramas | PTV –

In the desert heat of the sleepy town, holidays were like a long dream. Class will tell, is what I always say. All the actors were catapulted to superstardom after Dhoop Kinaray, if they weren’t established as top-of-the-league already. You are commenting using your WordPress. Its all gone man.


Dhoop Kinare Episode 3 | Rahat Kazmi | Marina Khan | Sajid Hassan | Qazi Wajid | Badar Khalil

When these type of dramas will be made again. We still do that in our village in Doda. There should be more in the list Rozi, Xhoop Plate, chand-girhan etc etc. Lovely show – wish they had more like these in present times. I was in kinraay when this first came out, and had already been given a scene-by-scene account of it, not to mention all the key dialogues, long before I got to see it.

Almost forgotten but buried in sub conscious. The wait for a fovorite all week long were truly worth while with every name in the list and even more. Calling it lightweight stuff tells me you were probably never good at watching any of them. It wasnt popular just in the border areas, in the 90s, you could find this even in Bombay – along with the likes of Baqra Kishton pe and other Haseena Moin serials. Mostly agree with your choice but I am most disappointed that you did not include the name of most important person, the writer Things have not changed a lot since these plays were aired years ago.

Abrupt as it is, my family and I always end up cheering loudly and clapping when Dr Ahmer grabs Zoya’s hand. The flash back my child hood and teen reminded me the eagerness to wait for the favorite play throughout the week.

I enjoyed that one. This site uses cookies. Please support us by taking a moment to turn off Adblock on Dawn. The best thing about pakistani drama are they are far excellent compared to indian farce soaps, because all pk drama are Urdu based. Those of you who haven’t watched, start downloading all episodes from YouTube or just go to the many online sources and buy the original DVD. Both India and Pakistan need a paradigm shift to move from covert warfare to strategic realism.


One wonders why his classics are ignored! Initially it ran for half an hour which was converted into one hour due to public demand.

There’s precious little written about PTV serials in blogland, and this was the jewel in the crown of the golden age PTV dramas. It will be interesting to see viewers from Lahore, Rawalpindi, Peshawar or Quetta put forth their top 10 and rank them Newer Post Older Post Home.

Dhoop Kinare Episode 11 Rahat Kazmi Marina Khan Sajid Hassan Qazi Wajid Badar Khalil

I promise, they were. Our family and all salwar-kameez wearing folk everywhere I suppose always used to take the lead from PTV’s contemporary dramas in terms of fashion trends. I dhop wondering if this is wat she cud do in just 2 hrs – we can just imagine the extent of her creativity.

Paromita Vohra is a film-maker and writer. Kyaa yaad kara dya zaalim. The writer, Haseena Moin dfama, used the conventions of romantic drrama skilfully, creating a world of quirky, lovable characters—the sweet-faced best friend Anji, the acid-tongued but loving nurse Fazeelat, the wry doctor Irfan. To honour this success, here’s a top ten list of some of the classic, old and by old, we’re talking days when there was no channel except for PTV!