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 What are your first memories of when Nepal Television Began?

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Posted on 09-27-10 2:05 PM     Reply [Subscribe]
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Wanted to go down memory lane. The older guys on sajha must have good memories of when Nepal Television first came to Nepal. I remember that only one of my relatives had a TV at first. And it was such a big deal. At first there was only news and a few hours of television programming.

I was wondering what are the shows you remember?

My memories are of Rama Singh and Durgha nath Sharma telling the news. I still remember the tune when the news started.

The cartoon Barba-papa - this chewing gum looking character with his family...Barba-mama, barba-joe, barba-this and barba-that. Whole family could change shape on command. I think this was one of the first cartoons on NTV. Us kids were highly entertained. Clickety-click Barba click!

On Saturday afternoons, my friends and I would sit down to watch the afternoon show.

Remember Variety Variety -- it was like 'America's got talent.' It was like a circus with people with all kinds of talents.

And I remember foreign shows like--The Professionals (that was my favorite. My cousin and I used to run around with fake guns and pretend that we were the professionals.) Dempsey and Makepiece. The A team. Faulty towers.
Knight Rider...and that show with the super-motorcycle. I forget that name.

And then there were Nepali shows like...damn I don't remember but I remember the character played by Ramesh Budhathoki -- Deepak Thapa. In that character Ramesh Budhathoki used to do this thing with his forefinger that he would rub it under his nose. Wow, that really caught on in Kathmandu during that time. All the kids were doing that. The funny thing was that apparantly whenever any kid saw Budhathoki, they would do that to him and after a while it started to get annoying to him. LOL.

And I remember all the advertisements that used to be made in India. You could tell because they were Indian actors in the commercial but the words would be Nepali. Some of it would sound so odd. Like that Maggi commercial, "Mummy bhok lage chha." (as opposed to 'Mummy, bhok lagyo')

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Posted on 08-04-14 10:31 PM     [Snapshot: 9632]     Reply [Subscribe]
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Apart from what everyone has mentioned:

1) That show with MaHa Jodi, Melina Manandhar, Ashok Sharma. Haribanshe is a retard and goes Ti-ri-ri-ri Pirati! Lol

I think it was called Highway

2) Ma-Ha ko Ban-Pale, and Hari Bansha ko memorable dialogue, "Kya naam distup!"

3) That one drama with Saroj Khanal where he is a drug addict or crazy (I cant remember). He is locked in the room by his sister (one of those two actresses who were sisters who used to look exactly alike. Does anyone remember their names?). 

I remember Saroj Khanal had his hair all messed up, beard grown and he used to scream, "Didi malai smack chaiyo!" Saroj Khanal was awesome. Really underrated as an actor in those TV dramas.

4) Santosh Panta ko show where he plays a kid in a man's body. I remember one dialogue, "Gobinda, malai achhi aayo!" Gobinda was his caretaker who hated him first and later begins to love him.

5) Santosh Panta ko Meet Baa bhanne TV drama.

6) Harish Mathema and Sunil Uprety's songs, "aau sathi ho, hasau khelaun, you dui din ko jawani ma."

7) That song, "sani bar, sani bar, sanicha-bar" on Saturday with footage of families visiting the zoo, riding elephants.

8) Cartoon Show: The Smurfs

9) Vijay Kumar's show 8 Baje which started off by Ghanta Ghar striking 8 times. So obvious and redundant. Lolz.

10) I remember each NTV prasharan starting by the king's message with his picture on the side. Some announcer used to solemnly read the kings message. There was a new one every day. 

11) I remember one ad where this guy with long hair in an oversized coat goes, "pet ta bharyo tara mann ta bharena!" Must be meat masala or something.

12) Pandra Gate. "Saya thari baja eutai taal"

13) That show with Chankhe and Nakkali where they come to Kathmandu from the village. Their son pees on the road side and they get fined 50 rs. Forgot the name of that show.

14) Maha ko Dashain bhanne TV serial. "Chappa bhaire, chappa!"

15) Bhuwan KC's Tea commercial. "Ru ru ru ru ru ru" Bhuwan KC and this girl run around trees and finally sit down for a cup of tea.

16) Manisha Koirala's advertisement for Megha Wool

17) Krishna Malla was my hero as a kid. Chakraviyuh and Tadha ko Basti. He used to kick all the baddies. I thought he was like some sort of superhero who could do anything. Kaji Baa (Ramesh Budhathoki) used to twirl his cap exactly to the beat of music. Ashok Sharma as Juthe was scary.

18) Sukmit Gurung's song Relimai, relimai , relimai.

19) Kristy KC'c commercial: Taxi Kun tire cha yesma, gorkhkali tire cha. 
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Posted on 08-04-14 11:16 PM     [Snapshot: 9652]     Reply [Subscribe]
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Khem Sharma ko Chatureko Daupech bhanne serial was one of my all time favorite.

Also the pakistani serial on Monday or Sunday night.
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Khukuri churot advertisement where one falls from the julunge pul and other saves him
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Me and my brother loved to watch Pakistaani TV serials, which was in different channel followed by Ramayan or Mahabharat indian Tv serial. 
We rushed to change the channel but my distant uncle and bhauju could not let us change until the- end screen replaced by other advertisement as if the-end was part of the serial. 
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Posted on 11-29-16 3:46 AM     [Snapshot: 33848]     Reply [Subscribe]
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I used to like the serial but forgot the name. The story about family in which Devar played by Gopal raut as drunkard and gambler and his wife as a house breaker. I hope you guys remember that serial too. It must be around 25 yrs old.
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यो चै अलिक पछिको कुरा पर्यो |
महाभारत सकिना साथ् पाकिस्तानी धाराबाहिक सुरु हुन्थ्यो | हामि दाइ भाइ लाइ पाकिस्तानी सिरियल लगाउन हतार हुन्थ्यो भने बाकि दर्सक हरुलाई " The End" आए पछि पनि बिज्ञापन सुरु नभई कन च्यानल चेन्ज गर्यो भनेर झापड पाइएको थियो |
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I remember watching OSHIN, a japanese tele serial and Ban karyakram before the saturday Movie. also Prahari anurodh. english tele serials on sunday nights. like automan, flash, cover-up,Robocop. Cartoon ma Barba papa. and rajesh hamal ko Football khelera goal haneko Advertisement about some sabun.
khukuri churot ko add, where this guy rescues someone about to fall from a jhulunge pul. there's a lot lot

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I remember the following:

I think that TV show with super motor bike was - Street Hawk
Few others: Dr who, and Bonanza
Nepali show: Nimitta Nayak or Chakravyu ( I remember the dialogue ' Kicchu dadale kichepachhi...Dipak thapa jel ma malai thaha chhhaina or something like this)
How about sunny/honey rouniyar RNAC commercial ?
Pakistani shows used to come on every sunday: Tanhiyann one of my favs.
Hulas jasta pata...
Sadhana sargma bata N TV start hunthyo program
Sunday Ramayan....

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does anyone remember a nepalese tele-serial with a Japanese guy as a hero who works for development of a remote village and falls in love with a local Nepalese village girl ? I forgot its name.
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Saras ko katha, bhok ra bhaittaharu, katha sagar, tehqiqat, meet ba, aafno kamai, dinesh dc as a drug peddler, logne manche, geetanjali and it's nonsense literature, biman chalak, roshan shresthas program, sanjay shrestha Maya meri maya video, 1st 4 hindi movies aarzoo, aakhe, geet, humrahi, dil bushan pathak as a news reader on ntv, Sunday pop, bishwa ghatna, pratibha ko dublee, devi devi, what else you need, abiral bagdacha indrawati, cinelahar,
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Can any of you tell about those songs, jun sadhai jaso broadcast hunthiyo nepal television ma. Teo patriotic type wala, which included mountains womens making rice teo ghar mai dhikki lae kutera ko dhan and etc.
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Paschim koi purba ghar, aangan tara eutai ho??
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हामीलाई पनि मायाले हेर ...... प्यान्थर लैलैलै |
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Jiwanyatraa serial, bipana thapa's chitkaar, tadha ko basti, rajendra khadgi's mailee. There was one very old serial about drug addiction. saroj khanal also played as far as I remember. narayan tripathi's khai ma, twakka tukka. kawkuti, hijo aaja ko kura, geetanjali, chitralahar, devi, krishi karyakram, aankhi jhyaal, biswaghatana, ayaam, chiranjeevi, 15 gatey, chintan manan, pakistani serial, osin, and one more serial which I miss so much but I forgot it's name but there was one guy who played role of kumle kailo in chetana serial I guess. So he serves in one rich family and his wife dates another guy in village. But he find them red hand one night at his home. Anyways so memorable times. I really miss those 40's and 50's serials from NTV.
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The best was bhid dekhi bhid samma, Nisha Sharma and Bhinaju Saroj Khanal.

Honorable mentions: chorus, chakrabyu, Raap, agree with Tadha ko basti
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मेरो पनि केही सम्झनामा रहेका:
भिड्देखी भिडसम्म
सनई रोइरहेछ (यसमा चै अहिलेको दिपा श्री निरौलाको राम्रो रोल थियो, १६ बर्षको केटीको ७० बर्ष बुढोसँग जबर्जस्ती बिहे हुन्छ, एकदमै अजिब लागेको थियो, तर यस्तो घटना हुन्छ नि बेला बेला। धेरै याद छ एज अ किड)
मौन आकाश (सरोज खनालको क्लासिक वर्क)
टाढाको बस्ती चै साचै धेरैदिन सम्म कुरा हुन्थ्यो हो। छुट्टै संसारमा लग्थ्यो।

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Does anyone remember Nepali dubbed version of "Fardi" the song starts like "Asal fardi hamro..."?

The song "Paschim koi purba ghar, aangan tara yutai ho..."

Ramesh Budhathoki villian role and forefinger rubbing under the nose was famous that time.

Later Aryan Sigdel or similar looking guy started doing a Tv serial call "Dui thopa Aasu" the lady in that serial who played the role was quit like that time. Forgot her name

There were some Kanitpur shows where James named guy says something like "Idea is bigger than India." There was episode probably the first episode I liked.

Over the image channel, they started broadcasting this Nepali Ghost serial. I faintly remember the song played " Ali kati maya pani Chanu naai thulo paap bhayoo or something" at start/ending of serial.

Few Korean or Japanese dubbed Tele serial like "Kaapor ko rukh" was famous..

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Tadha ko Basti
Chaturey ko Daupech
"Kurbaney Kalo Chap Bana ! " - "Education for All Campaign Advertisement"
Polio Drop - "Health Informational Campain Advertisement"
Oshin - Japanese Serial
Sangit Sangam or Sargam - by Roshan Staphit
Sunday Pop - Bhusan Dahal
Tom Cat, Automan, Robocop, Manimal, Flash
Biswa Ghatana, Chintan Manan, Kurakani
Bal Karyakram
2 PM - Movie Time
"Rato Rani Phuley Jhai Sanjha Ma" - By Denny D. - Music Video

Posted on 07-03-23 8:32 AM     [Snapshot: 123892]     Reply [Subscribe]
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1) Surya churot (tyo basuri bajaune)
2) Khukuri Churot (bike race wala)
3) GoGo deterjent
4) RaRa chau chau
5) Sherpa sabun le nuhayeko ..
6) Bal karyakram ko animation (tyo bela graphics designers kati thiye hola ra NP ma)
Posted on 09-05-23 7:25 AM     [Snapshot: 125723]     Reply [Subscribe]
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Dherai pahila bhoot ko euta aauthyoni uniharulai sadhai bhootle tarsaucha raati pachi euta keta bhoot patta lauchu vanera bascha tyo bhoot uniharukai saathi ki k hunchani dherai purano ho kasailai thacha?
Ani euta chai सुन ko thyoni magera party ma lagaucha tyo haraucha ani tyo tirna ko laagi kati kaam garcha lastma tyo nakkali hunchani😁

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