Kishori Govind Mahabole is an Indian television actor who became popular for his role as Manohar Karanjkar, the father of Archana (played by Ankita Lokhande) in the romance-drama soap, Pavitra Rishta on Zee TV channel. Manohar is a retired railways’ TC and he is a very practical person who often disagrees with his wife over their children's prospect. Kishori replaced Ajay Rohila in the show.

This talented actor has also worked in some movies too. He was part of the historical film, The Legend of Bhagat Singh in 2002. He was also seen in the Marathi films, Kunku Zale Vairi in 2005 and Aai Shappath..! in 2006 and also in Telugu film, Sakhi in 2007. As an actor, he is superb in any roles he was in. He never lets down and always inspires his co-stars in movies or TV shows who are about to act with him.