Mohit Raina is an Indian television and Bollywood actor, most popular for his lead role of Shiva on the series Mahadev. He was born on 14th August 1982. He was brought up in Jammu. He was eduacated at Kendriya Vidyalaya, Jammu and did his graduation from Jammu University. After that he moved to Mumbai to pursue acting. He started his career with sci-fi show called Antariksh and later went on to play a role in the film Don Muthu Swami. In 2006 he appeared in the modeling competition The Grasim Mr. India, where he stood among top five models. His other popular TV shows include Chehra (2009) on Star Plus and Bandini on NDTV imagine. In 2010 he appeared on Ganga Kii Dheej aired on Sahara One. He has appeared in the show Agantuk as the character who works for eradication of evil customs from village.