It was wiped out by the pandemic a year ago but now it's back
Zee World's Jodha & Akbar returns to our screens on Monday 12 April at 20h00, once Zara's Nikah ends.
It had only just started when the world into Covid lockdown in March 2020 so the channel's starting it again from Episode 1.
It's the first Zee World series to include a Zulu soundtrack and it returns exactly as it aired before, with a Zulu and English option, which you can access through the language option on the PVR remote control:
These are the teasers, with an intro to the series in Episode 1:
Monday 12 April 2021
This is the story of princess Jodha (Paridhi Sharma) who is forced to marry King Akbar (Rajat Tokas) after he conquers her father’s kingdom.
She reluctantly goes to his palace thinking she's The Only One but she's in for a nightmare when she discovers he collects wives like trophies.
To make matters worse, they're a nasty crowd who don't want her on their mantelpiece.
The series follows her as she fights for her husband’s affection while trying to change him into a more compassionate ruler.
In other words, she has to change his dial from Bad to Good.
Tuesday 13 April 2021
Jodha, the daughter of Bharmal, is kind at heart. Jalal, under the guidance of Bairam Khan, Jodha goes to temple on her birthday. The Moghul army attacks the temple to rob it.
Wednesday 14 April 2021
Jodha wants Jalal's ruin. Suryabhan sends a marriage proposal for Jodha.
Thursday 15 April 2021
Jalal enters the Amer's festival in a disguise. During the celebration, Jodha sees Jalal and can't forget his face.
Friday 16 April 2021
Jalal manages to take Abdul away from Rajput's dungeons. Suryabhan refuses to marry Jodha. Maham Anga instigates Jalal against Bairam Khan.
Saturday 17 April 2021
Jalal comes to meet Ruqaiya, his friend's special wife, the head queen. Bairam Khan senses danger from Maham Anga. Mainavati plays a game for Jodha's marriage. Bharamal agrees to marry off Jodha before war. Suryabhan agrees.
Sunday 18 April 2021
Mainavati prepares for Jodha and Suryabhan's marriage. Maham Anga tries to create a rift between Jalal, Ruqaiya and Bairam. Sujamal joins hands with Shariffuddin. Mainavati tells Jodha about her future prediction and her concern.
Monday 19 April 2021
Jodha reaches Suryabhan's house on the way to Mathura for the festival. Maham Anga wants Adham, her son, to get the minister's position.
Tuesday 20 April 2021
Jalal gets Jodha's painting done and sets it on fire. A rift is created between Bairam Khan and Jalal.
Wednesday 21 April 2021
Jodha and Ruqaiya cross each others way. Bairam Khan leaves for pilgrimage as Jalal declares him a rebel. Jodha's mararige preparations are on. Maham Anga successfully makes some moves to get the minister's position.
Thursday 22 April 2021
Bairam Khan gets killed, as per Maham Anga and Adham's plan. Shariffudin and Sujamal attack Amer. Suryabhan comes to help Amer's king.
Friday 23 April 2021
Suryabhan gets killed while Jodha's brothers are captured.
Saturday 24 April 2021
Maham Anga successfully saves Adham from Jalal's anger.
Sunday 25 April 2021
Jodha agrees to get married for the safety of Amer. Rajput kings are stunned to know about Jodha's marriage with Jalal.
Monday 26 April 2021
Jodha is happy to see his brothers back. Jodha is stunned to know Jalal and her are married. Maham Anga comes with a bridal dress for Jodha and she sets it on fire. Maham Anga leaves in rage.
Tuesday 27 April 2021
Maham Anga tries to implicate Jalal for Jodha's act. After some arguments with her parents Jodha agrees to marry Jalal.
Wednesday 28 April 2021
Jodha marries Jalal. Jalal asks that Maan Singh go with him and he'd train him warfare techniques.
Thursday 29 April 2021
Jodha receives a grand welcome by Hamida, Jalal's mother. Ruqaiya tries to dominate Jodha, but she gives her a fitting reply.
Friday 30 April 2021
Ruqaiya is happy to know that Jodha is not interested in Jalal. Jalal tells Jodha that he too hates her and he married her for revenge, he doesn't miss a single chance to insult Jodha.
Premiere episodes of Jodha & Akbar air on Zee World from Mondays to Fridays at 20h00.