Having ample amount of time at home, and an ocean of content to choose from, we have the perfect guide to shoo away the boredom with a walk down the memory lane, for you! After consuming some of the modern day content, here is a list of some old and classic shows that would surely make you travel back in time and what better to binge-watch and chill, while you’re home? Check out!


1) Shaktimaan

Streaming On: Prime Video

A timeless favourite and a show for one and all, Shaktimaan captures the nerve of the audience as the first homegrown superhero drama. Shaktimaan received powers from seven gurus who trained and blessed him with “yogic shakti which was natural power.” Thus, after leaving his mortal body he was given a superhuman form to fight against the evil in the world as Shaktimaan. The show ran successfully from 1997-2005.

From Shah Rukh Khan's Fauji To Mukesh Khanna's Shaktimaan, Here Are 5 Classic Indian Shows You Can Watch During Lockdown
From Shah Rukh Khan’s Fauji To Mukesh Khanna’s Shaktimaan, Here Are 5 Classic Indian Shows You Can Watch During Lockdown

2) Zabaan Sambhalke

Streaming On: Prime Video

Mohan Bharti teaches Hindi at the National Institute of Language. His students come from all over India and he constantly struggles to correct their understanding and pronunciation of Hindi words. This was one of the best comedy shows of all time that you shouldn’t miss a chance to watch. A comedy that would get tears of laughter in your eyes.

3) Malgudi Days

Streaming On: Prime Video


A classic which has no competition! Even in today’s time, people get their hearts full when they watch it. A show touching hearts and even after over three decades still stays as fresh as ever! The story revolves around the people living in the small town of Malgudi leading simple lives and face several trials of lives. The first episode was aired on 24th September 1986 and guess what? You can totally stream it on your laptops or phones and watch it!

4) Khichdi

Streaming On: Hotstar

Easily one of the best comedy shows on Indian Television which started in 2002 and ran for a long time. From Praful Parekh and Hansa to Himanshu and Jayashree, each and every character of the show makes you laugh like never before. The dialogues are super hilarious, iconic and are still fresh.

5) Fauji

Streaming On: Shah Rukh Khan brought this marvel as his wide introduction to the world! Following new recruits as they begin their training to become commandos in the Indian Army; From the pranks they play on each other, to the punishments they receive from their officers, their daily struggles are shown. The show marked SRK’s debut on television in 1989 and you can watch this classic all over again.

Ah, too sweet a walk down the memory lane or your childhood?

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