06 July 2023: The fusion of Indian rituals and television shows has proven to be a successful combination, with many series centered around various traditions. However, one ritual that has been under the carpet is Gauna – a significant Hindu ritual that encompasses the consummation of marriage, still observed in the corners of India. Now, Shemaroo Umang has taken the baton to shed light on the subject with its upcoming show Gauna Ek Pratha. The family drama starring Krutika Desai as Gehna, Rohit Purohit as Gaurav, and Pravati Sehgal as Urvashi in the lead role, premieres from 10 July 2023 from Monday to Saturday at 9:30 PM.
The story of Gauna Ek Pratha follows the journey of Gehna and Gaurav, childhood sweethearts whose lives take a turn when Gaurav leaves their small town to pursue his dreams in the city, leaving Gehna behind. Determined to find her husband, Gehna embarks on a quest that leads her to encounter Urvashi, a woman who adds further complexities to their lives. As their paths intertwine, a shocking secret comes to light, challenging Gehna’s unwavering belief in their future together. Will Gehna’s love and Gaurav’s aspirations find a delicate equilibrium? Find out on Shemaroo Umang from 10th July.
Krutika Desai, the lead actress of ‘Gauna Ek Pratha,‘ expressed her enthusiasm for her character and shared, “I’m excited to portray Gehna in Gauna Ek Pratha. She’s a kind-hearted character who always prioritizes others’ needs. Her unwavering faith in God drives her actions. She’s optimistic, hard-working, and believes in the power of positivity and perseverance. Despite being over-emotional, she’s determined to do what’s right, even if it’s scary. I can’t wait for everyone to join me in witnessing Gehna’s journey of love, sacrifice, and personal growth on Shemaroo Umang starting July 10th.”
Rohit Purohit, the lead actor of ‘Gauna Ek Pratha Ek Pratha,’ shared his excitement about his character and said, “I’m excited to play the role of Gaurav in Gauna Ek Pratha, a complex character with many layers. Despite being a prankster and sometimes short-tempered, he has a kind heart. His persuasive skills and self-confidence are his strengths, allowing him to charm and influence others. He never gives up and fearlessly takes on new challenges. Although he has flaws and can be morally ambiguous, he’s always striving to be better. In Gauna Ek Pratha, you’ll see his journey of growth, ambition, and the pursuit of success. Don’t miss it on Shemaroo Umang from 10th July.”
Parvati Sehgal, who plays the negative lead in the show, shared, “I’m thrilled to play the role of Urvashi, the negative lead in Gauna Ek Pratha. She’s a multi-dimensional character with a chic appearance and creative talent. Beneath her kind-hearted nature, she possesses traits that make her intriguingly flawed. Her journey on the show delves into her ambition to own a global fashion line. While her creativity and persistence shine, she is narcissistic, insecure and short-tempered. Witness her captivating transformation as she confronts her ambition and personal struggles on Shemaroo Umang from 10th July.”
A poignant tale of love, trust, and friendship, Gauna Ek Pratha also features Papiya Sengupta, Nishikant Dixit, and Namrata Kapoor in prominent roles. Watch ‘Gauna Ek Pratha’ on Shemaroo Umang. Every Monday to Saturday, starting from the 10th of July, at 9:30 PM, and be captivated by the compelling performances and gripping storyline.