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What are some Indian Superheroes

Oct 4, 2021

1. Shekhar Subramanium creates a motion sensory game. The game aims to give the world the strongest villain possible in Ra.One. He escapes from the virtual world to the real one. And wants to find out Lucifer, the only one who ever won against him. Prateek (a.k.a Lucifer) is Shekhar's son. To protect him, Shekhar sacrifices his life. His family relocates to India, pursued as they are by who learns of the deceit. They are forced to bring out G.One from the game. The movie became a game-changer in terms of visual effects. Also had a cameo from Rajnikanth as Robot.

2. Krrish Rohit was gifted powers by an alien called Jaddu in a movie called Koi...Mil Gaya. In the 2006 film, Krrish inherits these powers. He falls in love with Priya and follows her to Singapore. There he takes on the persona of Krrish while trying to save people from a burning circus. There on, he is regarded as a superhero who must defeat Dr. Arya. The latter has some connection to Rohit, Krishna's father.

3. Doga The first anti-hero character of India, created by Raj Comics. He is the alias of Suraj. The latter, due to his tough childhood, has developed a deep hatred against the criminal system. He conceals his real identity behind a dog mask and becomes a ruthless vigilante named Doga. He is cynical, brutish, and idealistic. Though he does not believe in upholding laws and rules. Instead opting to uproot the problem rather than solving it.

4. Shaktimaan Pandit Gangadhar Vidhyadhar Mayadhar Omkarnath Shastriki is a photographer with Aaj ki Awaz. In reality, he is the superhero Shaktimaan. Having gained his powers through meditation and the given elements. He has to defeat Tamraj Kilvish whose goal is to drench the world in darkness ("andhera kayam rahe").

5. Devi Based on Goddess Durga, Devi is a celestial warrior goddess created by the gods to fight the renegade god, Bala. She manages to defeat him. But he rises up. Devi is reborn in the body of Tara Mehta.