Gautam Rode’s show Mahakumbh Nominated for New York Festivals

Gautam, Arvind and SeemaPopular television director Arvind Babbal has not just made the Indian television fraternity but also the nation proud, as he has been nominated at New York Festivals – International Television & Film Awards 2016 to be held in April in Las Vegas!
Arvind has been nominated in the Best Director (India) category for his popular mega television serial Mahakumbh – Ek Rahasya, Ek Kahani at the coveted festival, considered as one of the world’s largest international competitions including both the TV and film industries.
The creative maverick, who has produced the magnum opus Mahakumbh…under his banner ‘Arvind Babbal Productions Pvt Ltd’, feels the show has intrigued the viewers and it has raised their curiosity “if ‘amrit’ does exist for real?” and that he believes is his achievement!
Arvind, who has worked with the likes of Sanjay Leela Bhansali, has won lot of accolades as the creator of the show, which was appreciated by critics and audiences for its grand and picturesque visuals, cutting age visual effects and great storytelling.
Arvind says, “It’s surreal! God has been kind and I’m grateful to the audience and hope they would continue to shower their love and blessings.”
Gautam Rode and Arvind BabbalKnown for his meticulous planning, discipline and creativity, Arvind’s repertoire includes successful and popular television shows including ‘Saraswatichandra’, ‘Shobha Somnath Ki’, ‘Kumkum’, ‘Chhoti Maa’, ‘Virasat’, ‘Jiya Jale’, ‘Yahaan Main Ghar Ghar Kheli’ and ‘Kesar’ among others.
About Mahakumbh – Ek Rahasya Ek Kahani!
Produced and directed by Arvind Babbal, the contemporary mytho-thriller is the journey of Rudra who lost everything at the Kumbh Mela. Grown up among the dead at the Manikarnika Ghat, he blames the Garuda mark on his body for his plight till he realises the very mark makes him a powerful protector of the ‘Amrit’ that resurfaces every 144 years in the annals of mysterious Triveni Sangams of Allahbad during the ‘Mahakumbh’ – the very ‘Amrit’ which is being sought after by the evil forces around the World.