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Ramanujan: The Elbow of Genius
Sunil Khilnani tells the story of the gifted mathematician Srinivasa Ramanujan.
Tagore: Unlocking Cages
Sunil Khilnani tells the story of the Bengali writer and thinker Rabindranath Tagore.
Visvesvaraya: Extracting Moonbeams from Cucumbers
Sunil Khilnani explores the life and work of engineer Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya.
Periyar: Sniper of Sacred Cows
Sunil Khilnani tells the story of Periyar, the rationalist and social activist.
Iqbal: Death for Falcons
Sunil Khilnani tells the story of the poet and philosopher Sir Muhammad Iqbal.
Amrita Sher-Gil: This Is Me
Sunil Khilnani tells the story of the painter Amrita Sher-Gil.
Subhas Chandra Bose: A Touch of the Abnormal
Sunil Khilnani explores the life of freedom fighter Subhas Chandra Bose.
Gandhi: In the Palm of Our Hands
A portrait of Mahatma Gandhi, leader of the Indian nationalist movement.
Jinnah: The Chess Player
Sunil Khilnani explores the life and legacy of Muhammad Ali Jinnah, founder of Pakistan.
Manto: The Unsentimentalist
Exploring the life and work of India's master of the short story, Saadat Hasan Manto.
Bhimrao Ambedkar: Building Palaces on Dung Heaps
Bhimrao Ambedkar, fighter of caste discrimination and the author of India's constitution.
Raj Kapoor: The Politics of Love
A profile of the celebrated actor and movie director Raj Kapoor.
Sheikh Abdullah: Chains of Gold
Sunil Khilnani explores the life of Sheikh Abdullah, the Lion of Kashmir.
Krishna Menon: Sombre Porcupine
A profile of the abrasive Indian diplomat and statesman Krishna Menon.
Subbulakshmi: Opening Rosebuds
Sunil Khilnani explores the life of south Indian singer MS Subbulakshmi.
Indira Gandhi: The Centre of Everything
A profile of Indira Gandhi, India's first woman prime minister.
Satyajit Ray: India without Elephants
Sunil Khilnani explores the life and work of film-maker Satyajit Ray.
Charan Singh: A Common Cause
A profile of Charan Singh, champion of the cause of India's farmers.
MF Husain: Hindustan Is Free
A portrait of the controversial Indian artist MF Husain.
Dhirubhai Ambani: Fins
A profile of the Indian business tycoon Dhirubhai Ambani.
Incarnations: India in 50 Lives - Omnibus
Deen Dayal, Jamsetji Tata, Swami Vivekananda, Annie Besant, Chidambaram Pillai
Sunil Khilnani presents audio portraits of figures who have shaped Indian history.
Ramanujan, Tagore, Visvesvaraya, Periyar, Iqbal
Amrita Sher-Gil, Subhas Chandra Bose, Gandhi, Jinnah, Manto
Bhimrao Ambedkar, Raj Kapoor, Sheikh Abdullah, Krishna Menon, Subbalakshmi
Indira Gandhi, Satyajit Ray, Charan Singh, MF Husain, Dhirubhai Ambani
The Buddha, Mahavira Jain, Kautilya and Ashoka
Charaka, Aryabhata, Rajaraja Chola and Basavana
A history of India told through 50 remarkable lives presented by Professor Sunil Khilnani.
Amir Khusro, Kabir, Guru Nanak, Mirabai
A look at four late-medieval poets who are still influential today.
Akbar, Malik Ambar, Shivaji, Nainsukh
Exploring three lives from the world of power and one from the world of art.
Omnibus Series 1 Episode 5
Audio portraits of William Jones, Rani of Jhansi, Jyotirao Phule and Birsa Munda.
The Witch Craze
Enter into the dark days of the European Witch Craze, where no woman was safe.
From Molly Houses to Section 28, Greg Jenner explores the history of the LGBT community.
Forget Jeff Bezos, meet Mansa Musa – the richest man ever to live.
Justinian and Theodora
Meet the power couple of the Byzantine era, Justinian and Theordora.
A programme to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Principality Stadium.