The show revolves around the lives of the members of an Uber Wealthy - High Society Gujarati family of Cuffe Parade - South Bombay, whose daughter-in-law is from a middle class Delhi background.
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 Indravadan Sarabhai (69 episodes, 2004-2006)
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 Maya Sarabhai (69 episodes, 2004-2006)
Sumeet Raghvan ...
 Sahil Sarabhai (69 episodes, 2004-2006)
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 Monisha Sarabhai (69 episodes, 2004-2006)
Rajesh Kumar ...
 Rosesh Sarabhai (69 episodes, 2004-2006)
Ghanshyam Nayak ...
 Vitthal kaka (69 episodes, 2004-2006)
Sumeet Raghavan ...
 Sahil Sarabhai (69 episodes, 2004-2006)
Deven Bhojani ...
 Dushyant (27 episodes, 2004-2006)
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The show revolves around the life of an upper class Gujarati family, the Sarabhais, who live in a luxury apartment building in the upmarket Cuffe Parade area of South Mumbai. The family consists of Indravadan Sarabhai (Satish Shah) and his wife Maya (Ratna Pathak), who live in an apartment with their younger son Rosesh (Rajesh Kumar). Their older son Sahil (Sumeet Raghavan) and his wife Monisha Sarabhai (Rupali Ganguly) née Manisha Singh live in the apartment across the hallway. Maya considers the name Manisha middle class and renames her Monisha before their marriage. Monisha's middle-class habits irk Maya. Monisha, on the other hand, does not appreciate Maya's snooty and snobbish behaviour. Indravadan constantly derides Roshesh for being tied to his mother's apron strings and for writing bad poetry. Maya and Roshesh consider Indravadan's attitude towards Rosesh and his gregarious nature boorish. The ensuing conflict and comedy becomes Sarabhai vs Sarabhai. Much of the humour is ... Written by Piyush Arora

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The entire Sarabhai family reunited on the online show Jay Hind! hosted by Sumeet Raghavan (who plays Dr. Sahil Sarabhai) except Rajesh Kumar (who plays Rosesh Sarabhai), as he was in Goa for a shoot. See more »

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Greatest Indian sitcom on television history....
23 October 2011 | by (India) – See all my reviews

I never get tired of watching Sarabhai again and again. It's funny, imaginative, different and brilliant. Never knew that this series will become an important part of my life. All my friends and family members love it. I adore this sitcom from my heart.

It's sad to see though that the series is lost and the producers had promised season 2 but that was 5 years ago! This is a lost classic and begs to be released on DVD. If you want, it's available on Youtube. But still it requires a proper tribute.

I really hope that in the next 10-20 years people will recognize this sitcom and do something about it. Because it's just too much fun and joys are plentiful.

Hats Off to the entire team!!!!


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