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Surabhi

The cultural magazine was one of its kind and had registered itself in the Limca Book of Records for receiving the enormous audience response it had been commanding through its concept of holding a quiz for its audience. If you remember watching this show, you know you were floored by Renuka Shahane's unparalleled anchoring, and the superlative chemistry she shared with co-host, Siddharth Kak.

Revisiting 10 Doordarshan shows we could never get enough of #60_Years_of_Doordarshan

It started of as an experimental broadcast with the studios of the All India Radio as its initial home. All it had in this make-shift studio was a a small transmitter and a handful of other basic equipments to run the show in the early years.

Doordashan could introduce the national telecast service from its exclusive studios not before 1982; it was also the year when viewers saw the then PM, Indira Gandhi’s Independence Day speech LIVE, in color.

It has been quite a journey for India’s first national channel. Everyone has a list of his DD favorites. Here’s ours. Let us know what was your favorite in the comment section below.