Pakistani dramas that portrayed religion & spirituality


Despite the fact that diverse social issues are highlighted in the dramas created in our industry, stories related to religion and spirituality are often left out due to a risk of them being contentious.

However, there are a few drama serials which portrayed and promoted religion along with spirituality in a beautiful and unique way. With an interesting storyline and phenomenal performances, those drama serials are worth watching.

Here’s the list of those dramas:


Written by Umera Ahmed, directed by Haseeb Hassan and produced by Samina Humayun along with Sana Shahnawaz, the drama serial promotes religious teachings ina very different way. It depicts how a materialistic person transforms into a different soul which only possesses the love of God.

Shehr e Zaat

Written by Umera Ahmed, directed by Sarmad Khoosta and produced Momina Duraid along with Abdullah Kadwani, the drama serial is all about a young beautiful girl whose perception towards religion changes by time and incidents.

Mera Rab Waris

Written by Jahanzeb Qamar, directed by Asad Jabbal and produced by Abdullah Kadwani with Asad Qureshi, the drama serial revolves around how a wife changes the thinking of his husband through love and religion.

Alif Allah Aur Insan

Written by Qaisra Hayat, directed by Ahson Talish and produced by Momina Duraid, it’s a Sufi spiritual drama. It was about five different people from five different backgrounds with their own faith and convictions. It was not purely a religious drama but there were many episodes that had a mixture of religion and spirituality.

Meri Zaat Zara-e-Benishan

Written by Umera Ahmed, directed by Babar Javed and produced by Abdullah Kadwani along with Humayun Saeed, shows how your faith in God can help you out through the difficult phases of life. Also, it shows how bad it is to use the Holy Quran for your evil motives.

Mein Abdul Qadir Hoon

Written by Sarwat Nazir, directed by Babar Javed and produced by Momina Duraid, this drama is all about a young lad who’s disturbed and can’t find peace in his life. After some time, he gets closer to Allah and his religion. That’s how his life changes and he becomes a new version of himself.

Which one is your favourite drama? Let us know in the comments below.