Kaashi in Search of Ganga

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Kaashi in Search of Ganga
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Theatrical release poster
Directed by Dhiraj Kumar
Produced by Dhiraj Kumar
Manish Kishore
Shravan Kumar Agarwal
Sanjay Surana
Sandesh Suvarna
Vinit Singh
Nishant Dayal
Vivek Gangwar
Gaurav Chauhan
Written by Manish Kishore
Music by Ankit Tiwari
Vipin Patwa
Raj Ashoo
Dj Emenes
Cinematography Attar Singh Saini
Edited by Parth Y. Bhatt
Insite India
Release date
  • 26 October 2018 (2018-10-26)
Country India
Language Hindi

Kaashi in Search of Ganga is an upcoming Bollywood suspense thriller film directed by Dhiraj Kumar starring Sharman Joshi and Aishwarya Devan in lead roles. The film is a Bollywood debut for Aishwarya Devan. In supporting roles the film also stars Govind Namdev[1][2], Akhilendra Mishra, Paritosh Tripathi, Manoj Joshi and Manoj Pahwa.[3][4] The film is directed by Dhiraj Kumar and written by Manish Kishore.[5][6] The film is being produced by Insite India.[7]


The movie is about two siblings, Kaashi (Sharman Joshi) and his sister Ganga. When Ganga goes missing, Kaashi starts the search to find her, but the main challenge begins when people refuse to even believe that Ganga exists. Aishwarya Devan plays a journalist who helps in the search for Ganga.[8]

The film is set in the Indian city of Benaras, also known as Kashi.[9] Kaashi is a man who belongs to a community who are involved in performing cremation rituals.[10][4]


Shooting locations[edit]

Some known locations for shoots of the film are in Benaras where shooting took place for over a month such as Assi Ghat and the bylanes of Benaras.[4]


Kaashi in Search of Ganga
Soundtrack album by Ankit Tiwari, Vipin Patwa, Raj Ashoo and Dj Emenes
Released 11 October 2018 (2018-10-11)[12]
Recorded 2018
Genre Feature film soundtrack
Length 26:49
Language Hindi
Label Zee Music Company
External audio
Official Audio Jukebox on YouTube
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The album is composed by Ankit Tiwari, Vipin Patwa, Raj Ashoo and Dj Emenes while the lyrics penned by Shabbir Ahmed and Abhendra Upadyaya.

Track listing
1."Bam Bam Bole Kaashi"Shabbir AhmedVipin PatwaDaler Mehndi, Swati Sharma, Divya Kumar3:52
2."Tujhe Dhoond Raha Dil"Shabbir AhmedRaj AshooYasser Desai5:28
3."Woh Rishta"Abhendra Kumar UpadhyayAnkit TiwariAnkit Tiwari, Deepali Sathe4:10
4."Ranjha"Shabbir AhmedDJ EmenesPayal Dev, Neeraj Shridhar3:59
5."Betahasha"Abhendra Kumar UpadhyayAnkit TiwariSonu Nigam, Palak Muchhal4:31
6."Bam Bam Bole Kaashi" (Reprise)Shabbir AhmedVipin PatwaAditya Dev, Vipin Patwa2:46
7."Woh Rishta" (Reprise)Abhendra Kumar UpadhyayAnkit TiwariDeepali Sathe2:03
Total length:26:49


The film is scheduled to be released in India on 26 October 2018.[13][14]

The motion poster for the movie was released on 18 September 2018.[15] The trailer for the movie was released on 19 September 2018.[16][17]


During the shoot of the film, a fight broke out leaving a crew member hospitalised and a FIR was filed.[18][19]


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  2. ^ "Govind Namdev to star in 'Kashi in Search of Ganga' - The Statesman". The Statesman. 2017-08-02. Retrieved 2018-04-08.
  3. ^ "In Kashi, to play Kashi, Sharman says loving it to bits". Hindustan Times. 2017-09-29. Retrieved 2018-04-08.
  4. ^ a b c "Sharman shoots for film's Holi sequence in Banaras - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 2018-04-08.
  5. ^ Kumar, Dhiraj, Kaashi in Search of Ganga, Sharman Joshi, retrieved 2018-04-08
  6. ^ "Aishwarya Devan to make Bollywood debut with Sharman Joshi in Kaashi". mid-day. 2017-08-07. Retrieved 2018-04-08.
  7. ^ "Insite India | Kaashi In Search Of Ganga | Dhiraj Kumar | Manish Kishore". insiteindia.co.in. Retrieved 2018-09-17.
  8. ^ a b "Kaashi trailer: Sharman Joshi is on a mission to find his missing sister amid mind games, red tape- Entertainment News, Firstpost". Firstpost. Retrieved 2018-09-19.
  9. ^ "Kaashi Movie 2018 Release Date Cast - Sharman Joshi - BollywoodCat.com". BollywoodCat.com. 2017-08-08. Retrieved 2018-04-08.
  10. ^ Hungama, Bollywood (2017-08-07). "REVEALED: First look of Sharman Joshi from the film Kaashi - Bollywood Hungama". Bollywood Hungama. Retrieved 2018-04-08.
  11. ^ "Gauri Shankar". IMDb. Retrieved 2018-05-11.
  12. ^ "Kaashi in Search of Ganga - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack". Gaana.
  13. ^ Joshi, Sharman. "Coming to cinemas on 26th October". www.facebook.com. Retrieved 2018-09-04.
  14. ^ Devan, Aishwarya. "Coming to cinemas on 26th October". www.facebook.com. Retrieved 2018-09-04.
  15. ^ "Watch: Motion poster of Sharman Joshi's intense suspense thriller 'Kaashi In Search of Ganga' is out". The Times of India. Retrieved 2018-09-19.
  16. ^ Zee Music Company (2018-09-19), Kaashi - Official Trailer | Sharman Joshi | Aishwarya Devan, retrieved 2018-09-19
  17. ^ "'Kaashi' Trailer: Sharman Joshi Is 'in Search of Ganga'". The Quint. Retrieved 2018-09-19.
  18. ^ "Fight breaks out on the sets of Sharman Joshi's film - Mumbai Mirror -". Mumbai Mirror. Retrieved 2018-04-08.
  19. ^ "Fight breaks out amid crew of Sharman Joshi film, Kaashi: In Search of Ganga; one seriously injured". Firstpost. 1 Feb 2018.

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