Top 10 Indian Superheroes (Comics and Movie)

Top 10 Indian Superheroes: India has had a rich tradition of storytelling. However Indian Storytelling is not just about ancient wars and norms. But also covers superhero stories.


Shaktimaan is perhaps the most iconic Indian superhero character. The character is from a television series in the 90’s. Shaktimaan’s role was portrayed by actor Mukesh Khanna.


Krrish is the most successful Indian superhero movie character which is portrayed by Hrithik Roshan. There have been three movies featuring Krrish, with the latest being “Krrish 3” released in 2013 and becoming a box office blockbuster.


Nagraj is arguably India’s greatest comic book superhero. The character was created in the late 1980’s by Rajkumar Gupta. He made his debut in 1986 in “Nagraj GENL #14,” published by Raj Comics.

Super Commando Dhruva

Super Commando Dhruva is a long-running and popular Indian comics character who made his debut in 1987 in the comic “Pratishodh Ki Jwala”.


Parmanu is also a superhero character from Raj Comics, whose alter ego is Inspector Vinay. The character’s name, “Parmanu,” means “atom” in Hindi.


G.One is a superhero character which was played by Bollywood Superstar Shah Rukh Khan (SRK) in the 2011 film “Ra.One”.


The Indian superhero character was created by Raj Comics. Doga is a highly skilled and powerful superhero, with training in muscle development, hand-to-hand combat.

Inspector Steel

Inspector Steel came to existence when Inspector Amar was transformed into a cyborg after a severe accident left him without several organs and body parts.


Shakti is a female superhero who fights crime in Delhi, particularly crimes against women. She wears a tiger skin and has the ability to generate fire from her hands and transform metal into weapons.


Devi is a superhero character who is inspired by the Indian goddess ‘Durga’. The character was created by the gods to battle the evil god Bala in the 2nd century.