Siddhant Cinevision Limited started its journey with a hit show ‘Parampara’ in 1993 on Zee TV. This show ran for a period of five years and established the company amongst the foremost producers of television content in India. The show had 261 episodes. It had cast of veteran artistes like
Mohan Bhandari, Richa,
Ashwini Bhave and
Prabha Sinha, etc. Parampara was one of Zee's channel drivers helping the new channel get a foothold among DD viewers.
Manish R Goswami was the producer of this serial. He was also the chairman and managing director of the company, Manish himself was an office bearer cum treasurer for over a decade at The Film and Television Producers Guild of India and after the success of his first serial 'Parampara', he went to make 35 popular serials and 2 telefilms. When he made ‘Parampara’, people felt that show would never end. Prabha Sinha, who was the star of the show, also made her impact through a stellar performance in the show along with Neena Gupta.
It may be noted that Manish R Goswami who made this serial had earlier acted in a TV series too. His father made Manoj Kuma’s film ‘Upkaar’ and actor
Manoj Kumar is his cousin. Therefore, after Parampara became a successful serial in Zee TV, Manish R Goswami was then considered next to
Ekta Kapoor in fame and popularity.