It’s a tough question and answer to it is even tougher. You might ask “Why” !!! Lets dig in deep to understand what this channel is all about and what kind of shows are being aired on it.
Life OK is an Indian cable and satellite television channel, owned by STAR TV. It was launched on 18th December 2011. The channel replaced STAR Network’s youth-oriented STAR One.Yes it the same STAR ONE that you thinking of. We all remember it primarily for Sarabhai vs Sarabhai, probably one of the best comedy serials on TV in recent years, and for its hit reality shows, Nach Baliye and The Great Indian Laughter Challenge. Currently “Sacch Ka Saamna” is the most popular show on Life OK. This is the only serial that had 40 mins of space and rest all the shows have just 20 mins each to broadcast.
Following is the list of shows that are currently been aired on Life OK :
Main Lakshmi Tere Aangan Ki (Do read our review about this show): ‘Main Lakshmi Tere Aangan Ki’ is about a middle class girl called Lakshmi, her inspirational journey towards realizing her dreams. Lakshmi has led a very nominal middleclass life since her childhood, yet she always felt that money is important. Hence she always motivates people to think higher, to rise up in life. The story revolves around her unique love story and how she is perplexed and unable to choose between true love and wealth. Watch ‘Main Lakshmi Tere Aangan Ki’ on Life OK daily at 9.40 pm.
Meri Maa: Meri Maa’ is the story of Jhilmil, a street kid, who is on a mission to look for her real mother. The story revolves around the tryst that Jhilmil has to undergo just to survive alone; and how Pratibha, her mother, faces depression and social stigma for losing her daughter at a local event. The show leads on into how Jhilmil meets different people, some kind and some hurtful, towards her in her journey to locate her real mother while Pratibha too never stops looking for her missing child. Will Pratibha and Jhilmil ever meet again? Be a part of Jhilmil’s journey, to find out more watch ‘Meri Maa’ on Life OK daily at 9 pm.
Devon Ke Dev… Mahadev: ‘Devon ke Dev…Mahadev’ is the story of Shiva, the most powerful God within the Hindu culture, as a sansarik or householder. The show portrays his journey from a hermit to a house holder. Sati who is the daughter of Daksh, a staunch Lord Vishnu devotee, is drawn to Shiva against the wishes of her father. Experience the mesmerizing journey of Sati falling in love with Shiva, her point of view of the Mahadev…the most charismatic God of Hindu mythology only on Life OK daily at 8 pm.
Zindagi Kahe… Smile Please : ‘Zindagi Kahe… Smile Please’ is a family show on a lighter note. It is the journey of a rich family who learns the value of relationships from its servants. The story explores what would happen if there is a role reversal between the master and servant. Watch it on Life OK daily at 8.40 pm.
Tum Dena Saath Mera: ‘Tum Dena Saath Mera’ is about a newly married romantic couple Abhilasha and Manan, who move to Mumbai from a small town and have opposite aspirations from life. While on one hand, Abhilasha, a meek, dependent woman who looks towards others to make her decisions, desires love and a simple life; on the other hand, Manan, her husband is stubborn and ambitious in chasing material success. A hardworking professional, Manan has forgotten to stop and enjoy the simple pleasures that are all around him. The show revolves around the romance of the couple and what it takes to survive in a city like Mumbai, while trying to catch the small joys that life has to offer. Come, share Manan and Abhilasha’s experiences, watch ‘Tum Dena Saath Mera’ on Life OK daily at 8.20 pm.
Dil Se Di Dua… Saubhagyavati Bhava? : ‘Dil se di dua…Saubhagyavati Bhava?’ is about the struggle of Jahnvi, who is faced with any girl’s worst fears – an over-possessive and abusive husband, Viraj. To the outside world, Viraj is suave and charming, at home he is a different man. Viraj, who has had an abusive childhood, is irrationally dominating while being sweet, polite and nice. While everyone sees Viraj as the perfect husband, it is only Jahnvi who knows and deals with the manipulative and irrational side of him. Will Jahnvi be able to bear Viraj’s atrocities or will she be able to find a way out of her pain? Come, share Jahnvi’s onward journey, watch ‘Saubhagyavati Bhava?’ on Life OK daily at 10 pm.
So now that you have an idea about the kind of shows that are telecasted on “Life OK”, it might be easy for you to decide your favorite show. Do let us know your views about this new channel. Is it here to stay or it’s just a pass ? Can it make a special place in the hearts of Indian Television audience. We’ll wait and watch.