50 Best India Podcasts
Here are 50 Best India Podcasts worth listening to in 2023
1. The Times Of India Podcast
New Delhi, Delhi, India
The Times Of India podcast will put the spotlight on ideas, people, and stories that matter. A new episode will be uploaded each day, from Monday to Friday.
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2. Forbes India Daily Tech Brief Podcast
Every week day, Forbes India tech briefings will bring you essential tech news from around the world that has a bearing on India covering everything from big tech to the subcontinent's growing tech startup ecosystem
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Play⋅ 542.5K⋅ 1.3M ⋅2 episodes / week ⋅ Avg Length 7 min Get Email Contact
3. NewSpace India
The NewSpace India podcast brings you insights by providing glimpses of the past, addresses the present challenges and installs a vision for the future from experts who have been involved in India's space activities. Follow to keep up with our podcast.
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Play⋅ 674⋅ 9.7K⋅ 13.8K ⋅2 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 45 min Get Email Contact
4. Maed in India
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
India's first indie music podcast that showcases the best Indian independent musicians from India and abroad. Each episode presents an interview with an artist/band along with an exclusive stripped-down session or acoustic renditions of their original music. The weekly show prides itself on being the destination for new music, a variety of genres from hip hop, blues, soul, to folk, punk, rock, little-known stories, and unreleased music never heard before.
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5. The Musafir Stories | India Travel Podcast
The Musafir Stories is an audio podcast that documents Indian travel tales. Each episode, we share the journey of travelers in their own words and relive their experience with you, our listeners. The sole aim of our podcast is to share the rich experiences of traveling in India and inspire listeners to take the leap of faith, grab those backpacks and set out to explore the beautiful and exotic country, India!
Play⋅ 767⋅ 2.5K ⋅1 episode / month ⋅ Avg Length 53 min Get Email Contact
6. Stories From India
I'm the host Narada Muni, and I'm a mythological character myself! I have the gift of eternal life, and knowledge of the past, the present, and the future. I'm also the son of Brahma, the creator of the Universe. By profession, I'm a traveling musician and storyteller, so the way I'm doing my job is by podcast. In every episode, I'll bring you Stories from India from well known Indian Mythological epics like the Ramayan and Mahabharata to folklore including the Panchatantra, Jataka Tales, Vikram and Betaal, Akbar and Birbal, Tenali Raman, etc.
Also in Hinduism Podcasts, Indian Mythology Podcasts
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7. Invisible India | Navigating Indian Culture With Love
The Invisible India podcast highlights lesser-known facts of Indian culture from the perspective of a returning NRI and an American living in India. They explore the mysteries of Indian culture and current social issues through conducting interviews with various experts and stereotype breakers.
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8. Bird Podcast
Welcome to the Bird Podcast hosted by Shoba Narayan. This podcast will focus largely on birds, specifically on Indian birds with occasional global forays. We will talk to naturalists and birders about common and special birds such as the Greater Coucal, Himalayan Quail, Nilgiri Flycatcher, the Malabar Trogon, the Great Indian Bustard, and other amazing species. We will highlight issues both old and new.
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9. Grand Tamasha
Each week, Milan Vaishnav and his guests from around the world break down the latest developments in Indian politics, economics, foreign policy, society, and culture for a global audience.
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Play 1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 40 min Get Email Contact
10. Nature India Podcast
Nature India is a digital magazine providing information on India's science. Nature India highlights the latest and best research from the country and curates information on science jobs and events. The editorial team regularly goes through the latest science papers published with authors from Indian science institutions and selects interesting and timely stories to cover.
Play⋅ 500.4K⋅ 2.3M ⋅2 episodes / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 17 min Get Email Contact
11. History Of Ancient India
This is an effort to make learning history easy and effective as listening to history is more interesting than reading it on a page of a book with boring pictures.If I am mistaken anywhere then forgive me as I am a beginner and open to learning new things.
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Play 1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 7 min Get Email Contact
12. Nationalism in India
Nationalism in India podcast is hosted by Khushboo Mishra on Discovering the unknown facts about India.
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13. Bharatiya Junta Podcast
This is a quirky, liberal take on all that's farcical, absurd and depressing in 'New India'. From cricket to science, entertainment to politics, the old Indians take on the new Indian narrative. Listen to some hard-hitting but mostly sane take on the happenings from Aryavrat.
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14. Finshots Daily
A daily 5-min podcast explaining the most important finance and business happenings in plain English.
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Play⋅ 5.4K⋅ 157.6K ⋅4 episodes / week ⋅ Avg Length 8 min Get Email Contact
15. Discover India Podcast by Professor Pankaj Jain, Ph.D.
The Discover India Podcast is about Indian Culture, Indian Classical Music, Sustainability, Hindu/Buddhist/Jain Studies, Film Studies, and Diaspora Studies are discussed with respective experts. Episodes include presentations at various conferences and webinars as well. Dr. Pankaj Jain is the Head, Dept of Humanities & Language & the India Centre at FLAME University.
Play⋅ 676⋅ 1.1K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 45 min Get Email Contact
16. Ideas of India
Through conversations with top thinkers in the social sciences and beyond, economist Shruti Rajagopalan explores the ideas that will propel India forward.
Play⋅ 19.9K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 76 min Get Email Contact
17. Khooni : The Crimes of India
Khooni -The Crimes of India Podcast, where every week two Indian girls, try to navigate the murky waters of true crime in their country. Join us as we narrate, bemoan and sometimes joke about the sordid but riveting details of each case. Whether you are a true crime aficionado, budding sleuth, secret deviant, or just looking for something interesting to jazz up your boring commute or jog, this podcast has a little something for all of you!
Play⋅ 609 ⋅1 episode / day ⋅ Avg Length 39 min Get Email Contact
18. Capitalmind Podcast
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Capitalmind looks at stocks, bonds, funds, and the macro to bring you their view on the Indian financial markets. We discuss all things related to investing at our focussed podcast that keeps it simple. For more, go to capital mind in and to invest with us.
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Play⋅ 41K ⋅3 episodes / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 73 min Get Email Contact
19. ARGUMENTATIVE INDIANS PODCAST
New Delhi, Delhi, India
Non-partisan forum for sharing of bold ideas and intelligent insights through spontaneous conversations and spirited debates on History, Art & Culture, Foreign Policy, Politics, Society, Economy and Environment. We dive deep into topics, bring insider perspectives, challenge popular notions and uncover new angles.
Play⋅ 1.1K ⋅1 episode / day ⋅ Avg Length 87 min Get Email Contact
20. You Inc.
Gurgaon, Haryana, India
Every Monday, the You Inc. Podcast brings sharp & actionable brand-building & entrepreneurial insights from the most badass media founders, business leaders & creators in the whole wide world.
Play⋅ 152 ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 33 min Get Email Contact
21. The Modern India's Podcast
Leading voices within various fields share their thoughts on Norway-India.
Play⋅ 122 ⋅1 episode / month ⋅ Avg Length 27 min Get Email Contact
22. Interpreting India
On Interpreting India, every two weeks, we bring in voices from India and around the globe to unpack how technology, the economy, and foreign policy impact India's relationship with the world. Interpreting India is a Carnegie India production and is hosted by Carnegie scholars. In season 2, Srinath Raghavan passes the mic to a new generation of hosts, his colleagues at Carnegie, who will explore the questions that hold the potential to alter India's trajectory through the coming decade.
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23. India Classified
India Classified - A show about the secrets of India and the truth surrounding the myths. The show explores 'Not everything is what it seems to be' and keeps a scientific intellect while doing so. Find out more about the hidden truth about customs, rituals, scientific theories, the architecture of ancient temples, and much more.
Play⋅ 4.4M⋅ 271.6K ⋅1 episode / month ⋅ Avg Length 15 min Get Email Contact
24. The Gyanban Experience
A simple podcast in the complex world of the wobbly,woke and the wise. Think of it as a slow-burn podcast, with a carousel of experiences, which surround us each day. With deep insights on topics ranging from facts to fiction, reality to entertainment and society to culture. This is your one-stop shop for a sanity check in this mad world. If you like what you hear,then don't share, with those who don't care!
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25. Nana Can You Tell Me A Story?
I plan to tell stories that will be amusing, recreational and also help the listener learn about India. My granddaughter Adhya will join me in the podcast and ask questions while listening to the stories. I hope other children will enjoy these stories as my granddaughter does.
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26. Echoes Of India: A History Podcast
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Echoes of India is the story of India like you've never heard it before. Host Anirudh Kanisetti takes you on a journey through its wonders, from the Greek art of Afghanistan to the thriving ports of Tamil Nadu. Along the way, monks debate, queens boast, and armies roar. From philosophy to politics to economics, the past comes back to life - noisy, breathing, as thriving as the Indian subcontinent is today.
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27. Imagined Tomorrow
Imagined Tomorrow is a long-form podcast that imagines futures for India and this part of the world through the lens of science and technology. Each episode explores a hypothetical future for India, and with the help of different voices and experts, tries to figure out what the journey to that future might look like given Indian realities in mind.
Play 1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 30 min Get Email Contact
28. Expert Hour by Sandeep & Gitanjali Maini Foundation
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
We work to preserve Indian history, heritage, art, artists, and culture. This series of talks deals with subjects that are light, interesting, inspiring, and invigorating.
Play⋅ 54.5K ⋅1 episode / year ⋅ Avg Length 17 min Get Email Contact
29. Indicast - All Podcasts
Indicast is India's longest-running and most popular Indian podcast network. This is the mother feed of all the shows produced by Indicast including a current affairs news show, a business news show, a tech show from an Indian perspective, a Bollywood movie review show, and a conversational interview show. Expect a good discussion with a few laughs in our special India-focused content.
Play⋅ 203 ⋅2 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 38 min Get Email Contact
30. Indicast - Indians on India
Indicast is India's first multi person podcast and have been at it since 2005. We will be covering anything and everything that might be of interest to a listener of Indian origin so the topics range from Sonia to Sania. The podcast is a mix of english and hindi and we try to keep it very informal. We usually have a serious discussion and balance it out with lighter topic. So expect a good discussion with few laughs.
Play⋅ 203 ⋅4 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 34 min Get Email Contact
31. Indian Epics And Puranas Stories for Kids
Stories are narrated in English using the contemporary delivery style and a very child-friendly way which kids of today can relate to and enjoy. Covering the stories from famous tales like avatars of Lord Vishnu, Lord Shiva, Goddess Durga, Samudra Manthan, etc.
Play⋅ 589 ⋅1 episode / year ⋅ Avg Length 11 min Get Email Contact
32. India Speak: The CPR Podcast
As India navigates its way through the 21st-century, it confronts crucial challenges. Tune into India Speak, the podcast by the Centre for Policy Research (CPR), as experts shed light on some of the most important issues of our times and how India can address them. These issues include politics, climate change, governance, foreign policy, technology, state capacity, urbanisation, land rights, sanitation, economy and more.
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33. Indian Entropy
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Do you want to know how it feels to live in a different state? Want to know in detail from culture to the lifestyle from the perspective of a domicile? Welcome to Indian Entropy! A fun attempt to bring unbiased discussions on political, economic, and social aspects. It is a promise to bring one guest per episode from a different part of India.
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34. History Under Your Feet
Basically on Indian history, the events, the issues, the personalities.
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35. Honest Indian Art
A podcast that examines the relevance of Indian art history to current events, social issues and the politics of image-making.
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36. The Indian Cycling Podcast
Hyderabad, Telangana, India
Your one-stop destination for all the events, personalities and discussions on cycling in India.
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37. Maharajas of Scale
Maharajas of Scale is a Podcast focused on Indian Entrepreneurs. It is hosted by Krishna Jonnakadla, Co-founder of Mango Mobile TV and Flit. We, at Maharajas of Scale, celebrate the creative mind. We will take you on a journey to understand, dissect, and learn from the masters who have scaled it Big.
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Bharatvaarta podcast is a commentary on politics, policy and culture focused on India. The podcast brings together people from different walks of life who have varied and interesting perspectives on what's happening around us.
Play⋅ 3.1K⋅ 5.2K ⋅30 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 53 min Get Email Contact
39. Ithihasa India History Podcast
Hampi, Karnataka, India
An Indic history podcast that explores different eras and periods of the vast expanse of India's unique history. This podcast will unfold in seasons. Each season will go in-depth into different periods of India's history. We will go where the history books in school and TRP driven News outlets rarely go.
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Play⋅ 246 ⋅4 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 26 min Get Email Contact
40. The Indian Podcast
The Indian Podcast provides a glimpse into the future by revisiting the past. Join our host, Alisha Anand (ex radio host), as she takes you on a riveting & insightful journey that bares it all on how we have evolved as a society, culturally, politically & socially. As she interview academicians, historians, anthropologists, authors and literary doyens among others, learn from their perspective on issues and stories central to understanding Indian history. These are the stories you 'want to learn' rather than you 'had to learn'.
Play 14 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 46 min Get Email Contact
41. Material Analysis Podcast
Material Analysis is a self-aware podcast about a materialist look at Indian politics, policy, media, news, and society.
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Swadeshi/Videshi is an exploration of India's political, socio-economic, and historical past and present through an insider and outsider's perspective with host Sudhanshu Kaushik as he dissects the complexities of current events occurring for young Indians and diaspora members to digest with interviews of experts while also having conversations with young Indians to gauge what India is to young Indians all over the world.
Play⋅ 1.3K ⋅2 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 40 min Get Email Contact
So from Cricket to Science & Entertainment to politics, the new age Indians take on setting the Indian 'narrative' right. Devansh and Kanisqa engage in a series of interesting discussions with young leaders from various fields, helping everyone make sense of the logic behind the scripted chaos around them.
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44. News - All India Podcast
All India Podcast - News is a daily podcast providing you with quintessential Indian news that you need to know for the day. This podcast is created with the idea of a NO non-sense, good old-fashioned All India Radio kind of news for the digital age.
Play⋅ 451⋅ 120 ⋅30 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 15 min Get Email Contact
45. Indian Startup Stories
'Indian Startup Stories' is a podcast about entrepreneurs and startups. Hear out stories straight from the founders, co-founders & leaders of various startups in India. They talk about how they started with their idea?, the passion which drives them, challenges they've faced, their achievements, how they managed bringing in funding and all the insights they have gathered in their journey, making them long runners. And yes! don't miss-out the rapid fire questions, at the end of each episode.
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46. Smile India - English With Shifa Maitra
Welcome to Smile India, hosted by the Media Consultant Shifa Maitra, where you get positive and uplifting news on India. The podcast also sheds light on interesting rituals and practices that help us thrive.Our host gives some tips that can help you to do your bit for India. This is the kind of news that makes you feel good about your country and is guaranteed to make you smile.Tune in to the new episodes every Thursday.
Play⋅ 146.1K⋅ 9.8K ⋅5 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 9 min Get Email Contact
47. Yuddha - The Indian Military History Podcast
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
In Yuddha, Anirudh Kanisetti (host of Echoes of India: A History Podcast) and Aditya Ramanathan explore the darker, blood-splattered side of India, beyond Bollywood and school textbooks.
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|Podcaster Name||Podcast Link||Total Episodes|
|The Musafir Stories - India Travel Podcast||themusafirstories.com||230|
|Centre for Policy Research (CPR)||soundcloud.com||197|
|Times Of India||timesofindia.indiatimes.com||195|
|Forbes India Daily Tech Brief Podcast||forbesindia.com||182|
|Aditya & Abhishek||podcasts.apple.com||153|
India Podcast Topics
|Topic||Number of episodes|
|Gyan Vapi Mosque||1|
India Podcasts By Category
|Category||No. of Podcasts|
|Indian Music Podcasts||10|