Shagun was a popular Hindi language Indian Television Drama series on Star Plus. It was created by UTV Software Communications and produced by Star Plus. The show was directed by
, Vijay Saraiya, Vijay Chaturvedi and Sangeeta Rao. It told the take of two cousin sisters and the bond of love between them.
The story of Shagun revolved round the lives of two cousins Aaradhana played by
and Aarti, played by
, Vandita Vasu and
Pooja Ghai Rawal
due to regular replacements. Aaradhana and Aarti, though not real blood sisters, shared a special bonding, respect, care and unexplainable love for each other. Aaradhana considered herself very unlucky having lost in the various walks of life. Aarti on the other hand was an optimist, who is full of life and courage and wants to bring to life all her dreams. She also acts as the pillar of strength for Aaradhana. Marriage comes in the middle of these two sisters and how they deal with the challenges that life throws in their path forms the crux of the story.
The other characters in the show included Karan played by
who is Aradhana’s husband, Rajrani played by
who is Aarti’s mother and Aradhana’s Chachi, Kailashnath played by
who is Aarti’s father and Aaradhana’s Chacha, Sumer played by
, Lakhi played by Roopa Patel, Suraj played by
who is Aarti’s dream man but is in love with Aradhana, Gayatri played by
who is Aaradhana’s mother, Pia played by
and Poonam played by
The show premiered in 2001 and ended on 4th November, 2004. It was aired Monday-Friday, 9.30 pm on Star Plus.