Galli Galli Sim Sim is the Hindi adaptation of the American children’s television series Sesame Street (famous for its Muppets). It was initially co-produced by Sesame Workshop and Turner Entertainment, through Miditech. Filming of the first season’s 65 half-hour episodes began in February 2006, with the premiere held on August 15, 2006.
Sesame Street’s Galli Galli Sim Sim premiered its 7th season on Doordarshan on Feb 14, 2015 at 10.00 am. Now produced in association with RedDot Productions, each episode has multiple segments that teach children about sharing, making friends, healthy habits and task persistence – (to teach children concepts around STEM — Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths), addresses topics like bullying, self-esteem and confidence, increases vocabulary etc.