Kopal Kundala is Coming Soon on Star Jalsha
News Desk, News Nation 360 : There are tales, there are sagas and then there are stories which are so unforgettable that they remain engraved in the minds and hearts of its admirers. One such example is the heroic saga of Kopal Kundala an epitome of courage and selflessness, very few characters uphold the Bengali feminine spirit as Kopal Kundala does. Set against the backdrop of 16th century rural Bengal, the show depicts the journey of a young woman, Kopal Kundala, who has been raised in a forest by an evil Kapalik. The Kapalik practices human sacrifice and wishes to possess supernatural powers by pleasing Maa Kali. He captures a young man named Nabakumar, a city man who loses his direction, lands up in a secluded place and gets lost in the forest. As the Kapalik prepares to sacrifice him, Kopal Kundala manages to free Nabakumar and on his behest runs away with him. A life-long fight against the evil Kapalik ensues as
Kopal Kundala fights to protect her loved ones and continues to break stereotypical societal norms. With Nabakumar’s support, she gets accustomed to city life and stands up against the evil Kapalik and Nabakumar’s shrewd first wife,
besides other antagonists. After the very successful journey of the serial Debi Chaudhurani, which was an adaptation of the famous novel by the legendary Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay, Star Jalsha now brings to its viewers the story of the much-revered Kopal Kundala by the same novelist extraordinaire. A magnum opus on Bengali television, Kopal Kundala promises a peek into Bengal’s elaborate history coupled with enticing visuals and captivating storytelling. Armed with many enticing twists and turns, the period drama promises to be both high on emotion and a spectacular visual extravaganza. The show features Soumi Chatterjee as Kopal Kundala, Debojyoti Roychowdhury as the evil Kapalik and Sounak Roy as Nabakumar. Amit Sengupta holds the directorial helm of the show. The show is the maiden initiative of Raj Srijan Arts LLP, a joint venture of Raj Chakraborty and Shyam Agarwal. The show will premiere on 2nd December and will air Mon-Fri at 8.30 pm only on Star Jalsha HD & SD.
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Report : Anustup Kundu