Ananda Bhavan was a popular serial produced by Vikatan Televistas and aired on Sun TV. Ananda Bhavan potrays the story of a family which runs the hotel named “Ananda Bhavan”. The story revolves around the sufferings and the trials of the family in running the hotel.
The old-fashioned story theme of mother-in-law versus daughter-in-law, malice exchanges between the father and the eldest son-in-law, sisters-in-law who refuse to go to their in-laws place even after marriage. The character of the brother who is loving and caring towards his parents and wife are some of the back stories which form the crux of the story for this TV serial. Ananda Bhavan was aired at 9 PM on all weekdays on Sun TV. The cast of Anana Bhavan included Chetan,
Delhi Kumar, Satchu, Vanaja, Anand and many more.
This series was particularly appreciated for its realistic storytelling and presentation. Ananda Bhavan was one of the first serials to come from the production house of Vikatan Televistas. Other popular TV serials that were produced by Vikatan Televistas include
Thirumathi Selvam (1000 episodes and running), Kolangal (1500+ episodes, ending in 2009), Thendral (500 episodes and running), Azhagi, Alaigal, Thendral, Deivamagal to mention a few of them.