Ahalya was one among the old daily television series of Sun TV. The first episode of this series was broadcasted on May 3rd, 2004. After running for a total number of 616 episodes, this series ended on September 22nd, 2006. The plot of this series revolved around the female lead and this role was taken up by the famous TV actress, Manjari.
The male lead roles were played by
Shyam Ganesh and Abser. Snegha, the popular TV actress, made her debut into television through this series only. The cast crew of this series included Sindhu, Shanmugasundari, Divyadharshini,
Lakshmi Priya and Sanjeev. Other actors who made their appearances in this series were A.P. Nallamuthu, Shanmuga Sundari, Rajasekhar, A.L. Raghavan, Sathyajit, Gowthami, Ramachandran, Rooba Shree, Sathya, Lakshmi, Shobhana, S.
Sai Prasad, S.V. Devan, Annapoorni and Krishnan. The child actors of this series were Master Prabhu and Baby Rooba Shri.
SAN Media Limited is the production company which produced this series. Vinayaga, Stalin, Jaya Murugan and Ramesh were the assistant directors of this series. The direction part was done by K. Rajeev Prashad. The story, screenplay and dialogues were written by S. Kumaresan. The title track was composed by D. Iman and was sung by Unnikrishnan. The lyrics for the title track were written by Vairamuthu.
Ahalya got good TRP ratings while it was being aired. Ahalya is different from other serials because it showed a pure bond between a man and a woman. Manjari and Absar played friends in this serial. Manjari enters into marital bliss with the brother of Absar, Shyam Ganesh. She earnestly wants to be a good friend of Absar but it is being misconstrued by the family. What happens next forms the crux of the story.