The Prince of Light: The Legend of Ramayana directed by Yogo Sako and released in 1992 this was a Japanese production.
Pandavas - The Five Warriors was released in 2000 by Pentamedia Graphics Ltd and was the first 3D animated full length feature from
Hanuman released in 2005 was the first indigenous animation success story. This was a major theatrical success.
Ganesha released in 2005 in Hindi was directed by Santosh Kharade. Nothing is much heard about this animated Ganesha. In 2006, a second part was released.
Krishna – The Birth in Hindi was released in 2006. This also was a success.
Apart from this in the last couple of years there have been several DVD releases of animated short films based on Hindu Mythology.
No comments on the quality and content because with limited budget we cannot expect these Indian animated versions to compete with
Several animation films based on Hindu mythology are expected to release in 2007 and 2008 including Hanuman 2, Ghatothkacha, Luv Kush and My Friend Ganesha.
For the latest on Hindu mythology animation click on ‘animation’ link below.