Real Name: Aaryamaan
Identity/Class: Normal human
Known Relatives: None
Base of Operations: Ariana
First Appearance: Aaryamaan: Brahmanand Ka Yoddha
History: Aaryaaman is the story of a boy born on a human-life supporting planet in Ariana, a galaxy many light-years away from Earth. Drought-struck Ariana experiences its first showers in many years when Aaryamaan is born. The distressed citizens look up to him and believe that he is their saviour and will tide them over adverse situations.
Comments: Created by and played by Mukesh Khanna, who also plays Shaktimaan, and produced by Khanna's own company, Bheeshm International. Aired on the state broadcast network, Doordarshan. Khanna notes that the characters are inspired by Indian mythology, but set in a science fiction setting. In fact he describes the series as "the Indianised version of Star Wars".
Thanks to Prabal Chakravarty for informing me of the existence of this character and providing information on him.
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