Monday, January 23, 2012

To celebrate 26th January Tarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashma goes to Kutch A 26TH JANUARY SPECIAL

Tarak mehta Ka Ooltah Chashma team has goneto Kutch to celebrate 26th January. “It was a fun trip”, comments DilipJoshi. The entire bunch of episodes are very very special. From shooting in thetrain in the special coach provided by Gujarat Government and Tourismdepartment to getting the permission to shoot inside the temple of Ashapura Maata, it has so many specialmoments. According to Disha Wakhani, “this temple is more the 15000 years oldand nobody has even been allowed to take apicture inside the premises. We were so very lucky to get the special permissionand even shoot part of the show inside the temple.”
But the most beautiful experience that theteam had was hoisting the flag with the Jawans of BSF & villagers withwhite sand all around. Comments the producer Asit Kumar Modi, “White Runn ofKutch is nothing but salt grounds all over. It was extremely cold there but theentire team was at location early in the morning at 5 AM. BSF Jawans were so happy because most ofthem watch our serial and they had never imagined to hoist the flag with their favoriteartistes. Entire experience was so very unique.”
The team indulged in all kinds of fun. They stayedin tents and roughened it out. They went for hot air balloon and camel rides.   They evendanced around the campfire on Kutchi folk songs. Says Dilip Joshi, “because ofthe location we could bring in unique look in the show. Asit ji had done the rekiof this location for another show and since then he had wanted to use this. As soonas he could take the story there, the entire team got the chance to explore beautyof this remote area. Till date no serial has been shot there.”

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