Naagin (2015 TV series)

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Naagin
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Hindiनागिन
Genre
Written byStory
  • Mrinal Jha
  • R M Joshi
  • Neha Singh

Screenplay
  • R M Joshi
  • Neha Singh
  • Shivani Shah
  • Anurag Sharma

Dialogues
Deepti Rawal
Directed by
  • Santaram Verma
  • Arshad Khan
  • Niraj
  • Lalit Marathe
  • Rakesh Chowdhury
Creative director(s)Tanushree Dasgupta
StarringMouni Roy
Surbhi Jyoti
Opening themeTere Sang Pyaar Mein Nahi Todna
Country of originIndia
Original language(s)Hindi
No. of seasons3
No. of episodes194 as of 16 December 2018
Production
Producer(s)
CinematographySantosh Suryavanshi, Sarfaraz, Ajay
Camera setupMulti-camera
Running time45 min.to 1 hour (approx.)
Production company(s)Balaji Telefilms
Release
Original networkColors TV
Picture format
Original release1 November 2015 (2015-11-01) – present
External links
Official Website
Production Website

Naagin (English: Female Serpent) is an Indian Fantasy Drama series[1], produced by Ekta Kapoor and Shobha Kapoor, under the banner of Balaji Telefilms. It is a weekend show that airs on Colors.[2][3]

The first season premiered on 1 November 2015[4] and ended on 5 June 2016[5], after airing 62 episodes. It starred Mouni Roy[6], Arjun Bijlani[7], Adaa Khan[8] and Sudha Chandran[9]. Season 1 of Naagin became one of the highest rated shows on Indian television at that time[10], and it was replaced by the show Kavach... Kaali Shaktiyon Se.

The second season of Naagin[11] premiered on 8 October 2016[12] and ended on 25 June 2017[13], after airing 75 episodes; and was replaced by the series Chandrakanta[14]. This season starred Mouni Roy, Karanvir Bohra, Adaa Khan and Sudha Chandran (with the latter two reprising their respective characters from Season 1), and also featured Aashka Goradia and Kinshuk Mahajan in prominent supporting roles.

The third season premiered on 2 June 2018.[15] It features Surbhi Jyoti, Anita Hassanandani[16], Pearl V Puri[17] and Rajat Tokas[18] in lead roles, with Karishma Tanna in a guest appearance. This season earned a 4.9 TRP rating and overall sixteen million impressions in its launch week.

Plot[edit]

Series overview[edit]

Season No. of episodes Originally broadcast (India)
First aired Last aired
1 62 1 November 2015 (2015-11-01) 5 June 2016 (2016-06-05)
2 75 8 October 2016 (2016-10-08) 25 June 2017 (2017-06-25)
3 TBA 2 June 2018 (2018-06-02) TBA (TBA)

Season 1[edit]

Shivanya and her cousin Shesha are female shape-shifting serpents, or Ichchhadhari Naagins, who want to avenge Shivanya's parents' death. There were five murderers, but Shivanya was able to see only three of them: Ankush, Viren and Shailesh. They killed Shivanya's parents in a failed attempt to attain a precious gem with magical powers called the Naagmani.

As part of her revenge, Shivanya enters into Ankush's house as a maiden. Ankush's son Ritik, a kind-hearted and joyful young man, subsequently falls in love with Shivanya. Upon finding out about Ritik's feelings for her, Shivanya marries him for revenge. Later, she kills Viren (the first murderer) and Shailesh (the third murderer); Shivanya and Shesha also kill Ankush's friend Suri, when Shivanya learns from Shesha that Suri is the fourth murderer.

Shivanya soon realises that Ritik is really a good person, and that he is unaware of his father's evil doings. Shivanya eventually falls in love with him, much to the disappointment of Shesha, who thinks that Shivanya won't be able to kill Ankush because of her love for his son, Ritik.

Later, it is revealed that Ankush's wife, Yamini, is the fifth murderer, and that Ritik is her fraternal nephew. Yamini and Ankush had kidnapped Ritik's real father Sangram Singh, as only Ritik and his father could touch the Naagmani because of a sign on their bodies.

Shesha begins falling for Ritik because of his loving and caring nature; however, she does not let her feelings affect her actions. Upon learning about Shesha's feelings for Ritik, Yamini, who found out that Shivanya and Shesha are shape-shifting serpents, tricks Shesha into betraying Shivanya. This causes Shesha to become Shivanya's enemy, due to Shesha's obsession for Ritik and the Naagmani. Shivanya manages to kill Ankush; however, Ritik witnesses this, finds out that Shivanya is a serpent, and begins simultaneously loving and hating her.

Ritik soon learns the truth about Yamini being evil, and joins with Shivanya to protect the Naagmani. Shivanya and Ritik consummate their marriage, leading to Shivanya losing her powers. However, she and Ritik succeed in saving the Naagmani and killing Yamini, while Shesha is jailed by the Mahishmatis named Avantika and Vikram. This season ends with Shivanya becomes pregnant.

Season 2[edit]

Three months after the events of the first season, Shivanya gives birth to a healthy baby girl, Shivangi, despite being six months early.

25 years later

A widowed Shivanya doesn't want Shivangi to become an Icchadhari Naagin to protect the Naagmani. A saint tells Shivanya that this can be avoided by getting Shivangi married before she turns 25. Rocky, the fiancè of Shesha and the adopted nephew of Yamini, falls in love with Shivangi. Unaware of Rocky's relation to Yamini, Shivanya arranges for him to marry Shivangi.

On the day of the wedding, Shesha, Yamini, Avantika, Kapalika, Vikram, Amar, Manav and Nidhi kills the wedding guests (including Shivangi's family) and fatally stabs Shivanya. Yamini informs Rocky about the deaths, blaming them on dacoits. Rocky feels heartbroken.

The saint informs Shivangi, who escaped from Yamini's gang, about Shivanya's life, and tells her that only she can touch the Naagmani. She sees the faces of the murderers, including someone she believes to be Rocky. Shivangi attempts to commit suicide; however, she survives and becomes a Naagin. She vows to protect the Naagmani and avenge her mother.

After a few days, it's Rocky and Shesha's wedding day. Shivangi comes to Rocky's home for revenge. Everyone is shocked to see her alive; however, Yamini and Shesha accept her, due to Shivangi being the only one who could touch the Naagmani, and Yamini has Shivangi marry Rocky.

On the day of Karwa Chauth, Nidhi, the 8th murderer of Shivanya attacks Shivangi. Rocky saves Shivangi, making her realize that Rocky is innocent. Later, Shivangi kills the rest of Shivanya's murderers.

Shesha and Yamini learn that Shivangi is a Naagin, and that she killed all of Shivanya's murderers. Shivangi turns Shesha into a statue and kills Yamini. Shivangi finds that Yamini, Mahendra (Rocky's father), and Rocky's friend Tanya's family included Manjusha (Tanya's mother) and Ranveer (Tanya's father) killed Ritik; additionally, they want the Naagmani. Rocky turns into an Icchadhari Naag (a male version of what Shivangi is) on his 27th birthday. Rocky helps Shivangi in killing all the murderers of Ritik. Later, Rocky inexplicably stabs Shivangi.

Suddenly, Ritik (Shivangi's father) who is now revealed to be alive is the one who sayed to Rocky that he did the right thing that he obeyed his orders and killed Shivangi. Shivangi had to die. This season ends with this.

Season 3[edit]

Shivangi dies without getting to know why her father and husband betrayed her by plotting her murder. However, she vows to come back for her revenge.

Elsewhere in an old Haveli, Ruhi – another Naagin, having gained the ability to shape-shift after hundred years of penance, dances with her lover Vikrant under the moonlight in the joy of their much anticipated union. However, business tycoon Andy Sehgal's spoiled sons Yuvi and Adi along with Yuvi's friends- Rehan, Daksh, RJ (Yuvi's brother-in-law) and Karan (Yuvi's family manager) arrive there drunk and misbehave with Ruhi and attempt to rape her, while Vikrant takes his Naag avatar to scare them off, but an agitated Adi shoots Vikrant who supposedly dies.

Ruhi vows to avenge her lover's death from the 6 murderers (Yuvi, Adi, Karan, Daksh, Rehan and RJ) along with the tag-alongs- Pratham, Bultu, Anu (Rehan's sister) and Mahir (Yuvi's elder brother). With Shivji's blessings, Ruhi performs a ritual and sheds off her skin to acquire a new identity to materialize her revenge- "Bela". What folows is Bela's quest to avenge her assault and gradually getting to know the real faces and intentions of people around her as she herself becomes the Queen of her clan and finds true love in Mahir.

Cast[edit]

Main cast[edit]

Mouni Roy
  • Mouni Roy (Seasons 1, 2 and 3)[19] as Shivanya and Shivangi (Double Role, both shape-shifting serpents or Ichchhadhari Naagin with golden textured snake skin)
"Naagin" Shivanya of Shesh-Naag Clan / Shivanya Singh "Suryavanshi" 
The protagonist of Season 1, Shivanya is the daughter of a shape-shifting serpent couple belonging to the Shesh-Naag Clan, and hence, by birth, she is a shape-shifting snake-woman, acclaimed as Naagin. She avenged her parents' deaths from the murderers (Viren, Suri, Shailesh, Ankush and Yamini); and married "Prince" Ritwik Singh of Suryavanshi dynasty, and had Shivangi as their daughter. Shivanya, along with Ritwik, served as the guardian of the mystical gem Naagmani, and when Ritwik was killed by conspirators while protecting the same, Shivanya gave up on her supernatural serpent powers and relocated for her daughter's sake. 25 years later, on the day of Shivangi's prospective wedding with Rocky, she was brutally stabbed multiple times and killed by her arch-rivals - Yamini and Shesha (along with Avantika, Kapalika, Vikram, Amar, Manav and Nidhi).
"Naagin" Shivangi Singh "Suryavanshi" 
The protagonist of Season 2, Shivangi, who is the daughter of Ritwik and Shivanya, is the last inheritor of the Suryavanshi dynasty, on her father's line; and a shape-shifting snake-woman (acclaimed as Naagin) belonging to the Shesh Naag Clan, on her mother's lineage. She got married to Rocky Singh, Yamini's foster grand-child (later revealed to be an inheritor of the Takshak Naag Clan of shape-shifting serpents). Initially with the aid of Rudra and later with Rocky's help, Shivangi avenged her parents deaths from the murderers (in order- Amar, Kapalika, Manav, Vikram, Avantika, Nidhi, Ranveer, Manjusha, Mahendra, Yamini and Shesha), and like her parents, she too served as a guardian of the mystical Naagmani. However, she was tragically killed by Rocky on her father Ritwik's command (who had traveled forward in time). Roy made a cameo as a dying Shivangi in the opening scene of Season 3.
Arjun Bijlani
  • Arjun Bijlani (Seasons 1 and 2)[20] as Ritwik Singh and Sangram Singh (Double Role, both having "Suryavanshi" lineage)
"Prince" Ritwik Singh "Suryavanshi" of Panchner 
Sangram Singh's son and the sole inheritor of the Suryavanshi dynasty (bestowed upon with the responsibility to protect the Naagmani alongside the guardian serpents), Ritwik was adopted by his paternal aunt Yamini after she tried to kill his father (causing him to go into a hiding), only to use Ritwik as a pawn to get the precious Naagmani. Later, Ritwik married Shivanya and with her help, got to know Yamini's true malicious intentions and his real parentage. Then she stood by her in her quest to avenge her parents' murderers alongside protecting the Naagmani. He became Shivangi's father, and was soon supposedly killed, as per Yamini's orders, by some greedy people (Mahendra, Manjusha and Ranveer) aspiring for the Naagmani. He however made a special appearance in the last episode of Season 2, where he was shown to have traveled forward in time, prompting his future son-in-law Rocky to stab her daughter Shivangi with a trident, thus causing her death for some inexplicable benefit of the world.
Bijlani also played Ritwik's father, (former King) Sangram Singh "Suryavanshi" of Panchner. He was Yamini's elder brother who was attempted to be murdered by Yamini for satisfying her own vengeance and ill intentions to achieve the supreme power of the Naagmani, causing him to go into a hiding, only to be rescued by Shivanya. He then finally got to meet his long-lost son, Ritwik and come together with them to bring Yamini's downfall. Bijlani (as Ritwik) had a main role in Season 1, while he essayed the supporting character of Sangram Singh as well. However, his appearance in Season 2 was limited to brief cameo scenes in the first and last episodes, and in flashbacks in-between.
Adaa Khan
"Naagin" Shesha of Shesh-Naag Clan / "Ruchika" (pseudonym) 
The primary antagonist of Seasons 1 and 2, Shesha is Shivanya's maternal cousin and like her, she is also a shape-shifting snake-woman, acclaimed as Naagin. Initially Shesha assisted Shivanya in her revenge mission against her parents' culprits, but later on seeds of greed for power, position and money (that can be obtained by usurping the Naagmani) were inculcated in her mind by Yamini. This combined with her passion for Ritwik led her to betray her sister Shivanya and she joined hands with Yamini, and emerged as Shivanya's and later on, Shivangi's ultimate nemesis. By the end of Season 1, Shivanya managed to get rid of Shesha by trapping her in the kingdom of the "Mahishmatis", people belonging to the "Chandravanshi" clan or Lunar dynasty. Later, their queen, Avantika joined hands with Shesha, freeing her from captivity. The two along with a resurrected Yamini became the deadly villainous trio of Season 2, where a 118-year-old Naagin Shesha took the pseudonym of "Ruchika" and wanted to marry her new love interest Rocky alongside her dream of achieving the Naagmani and becoming the most powerful Naagin. However, her plans were foiled by Shivanya's daughter Shivangi after she and Yamini viciously killed Shivanya.
Shesha is acknowledged as the "Kaali Naagin" (literally the black serpent) due to her pitch-black textured snake skin while in her Naagin form. Shesha later gained immense powers by pleasing Lord Shiva on performing an auspicious dance ritual before the Shivalinga and transformed into a "Panchmukhi Naagin" (literally five-headed serpent). However she was tactfully turned into stone by Shivangi on directing the terminated Takshak Naag Clan's Queen Takshika's gaze on her. She managed to make a return and assumed the title of "Takshika", with a new alternate red-black striped mane and additional wings. She thus became immortal upon raising to the rank of the "Queen of Takshak Naag Clan", which she did by resurrecting and then killing the reigning Queen Takshika at Mount Takshak, all with Yamini's help. She was finally killed by Shivangi and Rocky in the divine form of Ardhanarishvara, by first spinning to drain all her blood (having Takshika's immortality) and then transferring it in an alternate dimension; leaving behind the ashes of a deceased Shesha, who was thus finally punished for her crimes.
Sudha chandran
"Princess" Yamini Singh "Suryavanshi" of Panchner / Yamini Raheja 
An extremely greedy and opportunistic woman by nature, Yamini hails from the royal family of Panchner and belongs to the Suryavanshi clan or Solar dynasty. She is Sangram Singh's younger sister whom she attempted to murder (and thought to have succeeded in doing so), in order to emerge as the sole inheritor of her family's wealth and to satisfy her endless greed by usurping the Naagmani. She married her family's gardener Ankush Raheja after he got himself involved in her plan. However, when she failed to grasp the Naagmani, she adopted her fraternal nephew Ritwik only to use him as a pawn to get the precious Naagmani. However, her intentions were foiled by Shivanya who returned to avenge the death of her parents, also killed by Yamini. She then joined hands with Shesha and plotted against Shivanya with her. However, Yamini was finally killed by Shivanya, only to be resurrected by Avantika. Years later, the three of them (Yamini, Shesha and Avantika), along with their other allies, stabbed Shivanya to death. Yamini was also the conspirator behind Ritwik's death.
One of the primary antagonists to the series, the character of Yamini also served as the occasional comic relief in the show. In Season 2, Yamini was re-introduced as "Namrata Devi Nikanj", Rocky's adoptive grandmother and matriarch of her foster Nikanj family. She got Rocky married to Ritwik-Shivanya's daughter Shivangi to fulfill her aspirations for the Naagmani, as Shivangi was the only pure-hearted one belonging to the Suryavanshi dynasty capable of touching the gem. She was ultimately killed by Shivangi and Rocky by lifting her with their tails and allowing her to fall straight down on a holy trident, putting an end to all her crimes and scheming.
  • Aashka Goradia (Seasons 1 and 2) as Rani Avantika (Queen of the Mahishmatis and a shape-shifting honey-bee or Ichchhadhari Madhumakkhi)
"Bee-Queen" Avantika "Mahishmati" of the "Chandravanshi" Clan 
Aside from Shesha and Yamini, Avantika is the third main antagonist of Season 2, and formed a deadly trio of villains with the former two. She is an Ichchhadhaari Madhumakkhi or a shape-shifting honeybee, and rules over the Mahishmati Kingdom, primarily inhabited by her follower honey bees. She hails from the Chandravanshi clan or Lunar dynasty, which is rival to the Suryavanshi clan or Solar dynasty (Shivangi's father, Ritwik's lineage). She got married to the original "Mahishmati King" and seized his powers, emerging as supremely powerful, even to the extent of resurrecting a dead person with her powers (as she did to Yamini). She got married to his slave-general, Vikram, raising him to the status of the "King of Mahismatis". She initially seemed to be unconquerable, and joined hands with Shesha and Yamini to usurp the Naagmani's powers and committed many crimes including Shivanya's murder to maintain her association with Shesha and Yamini to achieve her goal, the Naagmani. Avantika was the main powerhouse of Yamini's team but was later, stabbed to death by Shivangi (who avenged her mother's death), using a magical dagger. Goradia had a guest role in Season 1 before gaining a main role in Season 2.
Karanvir Bohra
  • Karanvir Bohra (Season 2) [22] as "Takshak-Raj" Rocky Singh (King of the Takshak-Naag Clan of shape-shifting serpents and an Ichchhadhari Naag with black pepper malt textured snake skin)
"Naag-Raj" Rocky of Takshak-Naag Clan / Rocky Pratap Singh 
Rocky was introduced as the eldest son of Yamini's foster family and hence, Yamini's adoptive grandson. He fell in love with and subsequently married Shivangi, unbeknownst to her revenge mission. He was Ruchika's love interest as well. Rocky was initially caring and supportive towards Shivangi, but later when her Naagin identity was revealed, Yamini manipulated him into believing that Shivangi was responsible for causing the numerous deaths in the Nikanj family and was their ill-wisher. This led Rocky to hate Shivangi intensely and his depression triggered his transformation into an winged Ichchhadhaari Naag (or shape-shifting serpent) on his 27th birthday. He then got to know his real identity, that he was the prominent heir to the throne of the Takshak-Naag Clan, arch-rival of the Shesh-Naag Clan of shape-shifting serpents, to which Shivangi belonged. The two had to go through a few more trials to reunite and kill their enemies, most prominently Yamini and Shesha. However, at the end of Season 2, Rocky, following Ritwik's command, inexplicably stabbed Shivangi to death.
Rudra is an experienced Ichchhadhaari Naag or shape-shifting serpent with blue textured snake skin. He was Shivangi's helpmate in her revenge mission in the initial days and saved her identity and intentions from being discovered, especially by the hands of Shesha, on numerous occasionsa. His frequent affiliations with Shivangi for their mssion's sake caused Rocky to get jealous of him and led kim to even suspect Shivangi of having an affair with him. Rudra's motive or real reason behind aiding Shivangi was to get his own revenge from the Nikanj family for defending Amar Nikanj in the case when he murdered Rudra's wife. Rudra's real intentions were discovered by Shesha who then plotted with Yamini and Avantika, a way to commit Rudra's murder. They tricked him and got him trapped in King Sangram Singh's castle at Panchner, where he was subsequently killed by Avantika. Shivangi then vowed to avenge her true friend, Rudra's death from the culprits as well.
Surbhi Jyoti
  • Surbhi Jyoti (Season 3) as Bela / Ruhi (also portrayed by Karishma Tanna in the first episode and some flashback scenes before Ruhi's transformation into Bela)
"Naag-Rani" Ruhi of Shesh-Naag Clan / Bela Sehgal (née Sharma) 
The protagonist of Season 3, Bela (previously known as Ruhi) is a shape-shifting snake-woman, acclaimed as Naagin (gaining that ability after hundred years of penance). She has been crowned "Queen" of the Shesh-Naag Clan of shape-shifting serpents. She is actually the transformed new identity of Ruhi, and previously had dark slate grey textured snake skin that had changed into beige-gold textured snake skin post her transformation into Bela's form, in order to avenge her assault and Vikrant's supposed death by the six prominent culprits- Yuvi, Adi, RJ, Rehan, Daksh and Karan. She initially seemed to be the docile and hardworking daughter of a poor peasant, but that was an act she put on to intrude into the Sehgal family. She got engaged to Yuvi, but instead got married married to Mahir, becoming the Sehgal family’s elder daughter-in-law, while fulfilling her revenge mission by gradually killing the culprits with Vishakha's help. Bela was earlier out to avenge Vikrant’s murder (which was later revealed to have never happened). She fell in love with Mahir, and has taken over the responsibiliry to protect the Naagmani from unidentified enemies.
Anita Hassanandani
"Naagin" Vishakha of Shesh-Naag Clan / "Vishakha Khanna" aka "Vish" (pseudonym) 
The primary antagonist of Seasons 3, Vishakha is "Naag-Rani" Bela's subordinate cum friend and like her, she is also a shape-shifting snake-woman, acclaimed as Naagin. She hails from the Shesh-Naag Clan of shape-shifting serpents and has crimson-textured snake skin. The sassy and glamorous Vish initially seemed to be assisting Bela in her mission to avenge her assault and Vikrant's supposed death from the six prominent culprits (Yuvi, Adi, Rehan, Karan, RJ and Daksh), however, was soon revealed to be aiming for the supreme power of the Naagmani, with which she wants to become the "Naag-Rani" herself, replacing Bela. The entire murder incidence and the assault that Bela had experienced was actually a vicious plan chalked out by Vish and Vikrant to mislead Bela to commit a crime (by killing an innocent person like Mahir), making her to lose all her powers, her title as the "Naag-Rani", leaving her incapable of anymore protecting the Naagmani. But, before anything such happened, Bela realized her love for Mahir and that he was innocent, foiling their plans.
The cunning and deceitful Vishakha also took the pseudonym of "ACP Ramola Raichand" to trick ACP Ajitabh (who has genuine feelings for her) to act as a pawn in her scheme and ended up killing him. She, along with Vikrant, also viciously killed Bela's mother,"Naag-Rani Maa". Her actions led her to be cursed by the former two to have a tormenting death, for two times even! She was then revealed to have romantic feelings for Vikrant, but was killed by him after he found her to be of no use any longer for his ploy. However, she was able to be resurrected and later with Bela's help, Vishakha became Vikrant's wife.
Pearl V Puri
Andy Sehgal's eldest son with Sumitra, Mahir is a hard-working, righteous and caring person, and a businessman, by profession. Mahir is quite the doting elder brother to his siblings Yuvi and Kuhu, and his half-brothers Adi and Pratham; and unlike them, he is virtuous and responsible in nature. He got married to Bela after Yuvi went missing on the wedding day, but over couse of time, he has developed romantic feeling for Bela, the intensity and pureness of his love having prompted Bela to fall in love with Mahir as well.
  • Rajat Tokas (Season 3) as "Naag" Vikrant of Vibhor-Naag Clan
A shape-shifting serpent belonging to the Vibhor-Naag Clan, Vikrant was Ruhi's initial snake companion and soulmate, with chestnut brown colored snake skin. He was apparently killed by the six murderers (Yuvi, Adi, Rehan, Karan, RJ and Daksh), however this was later revealed to be a vicious plan chalked out by him (along with Vish) to mislead Bela to commit a crime (by killing an innocent person like Mahir), making her to lose all her powers, her title as the "Naag-Rani", leaving her incapable of anymore protecting the Naagmani. Vikrant actually aspires for the supreme power of the Naagmani, and wants to bestow the title of "Naag-Rani" upon her mother (actually Poulomi). He wants to sit on the throne as the ruler of all the shape-shifting serpents in the entirety (hence he poisoned Bela's mother, "Naag-Rani Maa" and later killed her with Vishakha's help). He too wants to make Bela his wife, so, he returned after 10 months of the aforementioned incident(in the disguise of Yuvi) to acquire the mystical Naagmani as well as Bela, assuming the role of a primary antagonist to the series. He later became Vishakha's husband.

The following cast members have been credited as "Main cast" in the opening credits :

Actor/Actress Character Appearances
1 2 3
Mouni Roy Shivanya (Naagin) Main Recurring
Shivangi (Naagin) Main Guest
Arjun Bijlani Ritwik Main Guest
Adaa Khan Shesha (Naagin) Main
Sudha Chandran Yamini Main
Aashka Goradia Avantika Guest Main
Karanvir Bohra Rocky (Naag) Main
Kinshuk Mahajan Rudra (Naag) Main
Surbhi Jyoti Bela / Ruhi (Naagin) Main
Karishma Tanna Guest
Pearl V Puri Mahir Main
Anita Hassanandani Vishakha (Naagin) Main
Rajat Tokas Vikrant (Naag) Main

Recurring cast[edit]

The following cast members have appeared in the show while maintaining a "recurring" status-

Actor/Actress Character Description Appearances
1 2 3
Manish Khanna Ankush Raheja aka "Anky" Yamini's greedy husband (initially had been the gardener of the royal family of Panchner), Ritwik's adoptive father, one of the murderers of Shivanya's parents. Ankush was killed by Shivanya who avenged her parents' deaths. Main
Akhilesh Raheja aka "Anky-2" Anky's twin brother, known by the name "Anky-2". Like his younger brother, he was also greedy for the Naagmani, and was Yamini's partner in crime. He was killed by the Mahish. Recurring
Vimarsh Roshan Viren Raheja Ankush Raheja's younger brother and Ritwik's (adoptive) uncle, who was greedy for the Naagmani, and also tried to molest Shivanya. He was one of the murderers of Shivanya's parents and was her first target in her mission to avenge her parents' deaths. He was initially comatosed and later killed by Shivanya. Recurring
Gunjan Walia Chhaaya Raheja Viren Raheja's wife. Recurring
Bhuvan Chopra Shailesh Mathur Andy's friend and partner in crime. He was greedy for the Naagmani and was one of the murderers of Shivanya's parents. He was Shivanya's third target after she had comatosed Viren and killed Suri. Recurring
Jennifer Mistry Bansiwal / Karuna Verma Ramya Mathur Shailesh Mathur's wife. Recurring
Puja Sharma Tanvi Mathur Shailesh and Ramya's daughter, Ritwik's ex-fiancée, Kabir's ex-fiancée, killed by Kabir. Recurring
Pranav Misshra Arjun Mathur Shailesh and Ramya's son, Ritwik's friend. Recurring
Mazher Sayed Suri Andy's business partner as well as partner in crime. He was greedy for the Naagmani and was one of the murderers of Shivanya's parents. He was Shivanya's second target. Recurring
Priya Shinde Manisha Suri's third wife (cameo appearance) Guest
Kamalika Guha Thakurta "Guru Maa" A highly learned and powerful sorceress-cum-priestess residing at a Goddess Kali temple. She was also aiming for the Naagmani, and hence assisted Shivanya's parents' murderers (Ankush, Yamini, Viren, Shailesh and Suri) to protect themselves from Shivanya's wrath by giving them protective rings. She was later killed by Kabir. Recurring
Rajat Tokas Kabir An Ichchhadhaari Nevla or shape-shifting mongoose, hired by Suri's wife to assassinate the serpent sisters, but was then killed jointly by Shivanya and Shesha. He was later resurrected by "Guru Maa", and joined hands with Shesha and tried to entice her as well, but was finally killed by Shivanya, with unexpected help from Shesha. Recurring
Madhura Naik Mayuri An Ichchhadhaari Morni or shape-shifting peahen, created by "Guru Maa" using her sorcery to kill the serpent sisters, but she was instead killed by Shivanya. Recurring
Lavina Tandon Maya The girl who got possessed by Goddess Kali. Guest
Vishal Puri Vikram Avantika's slave-general whom she later married, raising him to the status of the "King of Mahismatis". He was greedy for the Naagmani and was one of the murderers of Shivanya. He was Shivangi's second target and was rendered comatose jointly by her and Rudra. Later he was relieved of his comatose state by Avantika's spell and with Avantika, plotted against Shivangi again. However, he was finally killed by Shivangi, making him the 4th of Shivanya's murderers (in a row) to be terminated by Shivangi. Puri made a cameo appearance by the end of Season 1, before gaining a recurring role in Season 2. Guest Recurring
Vishal Bharadwaj Shishupal The original King of the Mahishmati clan (of honeybees), Avantika's first husband who informed Shivangi of the secret weapon, a magical dagger needed to kill the mighty Avantika. Guest
Kalyani Chaitanya Kapalika An evil sorceress who was also aiming for the Naagmani, and was one of Shivanya's murderers. Hence she assisted those of Shivanya's murderers lacking any supernatural power (Yamini, Vikram, Amar, Manav, Nidhi and herself) to protect themselves from Shivangi's wrath by giving them protective lockets. She was later killed by Shivangi, thus being the second in the row to be terminated, after Amar. Recurring
Swati Anand Mansi Mehra (née Nikanj) Yamini's foster daughter, Manav's sister, Amar's wife, Sushant and Aliya's mother, naive and kind-hearted by nature. She later helped Shivangi and Rocky (along with Roumil, Avni and Aaliya) in their revenge mission. Recurring
Unknown Amar Mehra Mansi's husband, Yamini's foster son-in-law and partner in crime, one of Shivanya's murderers, and the first one of them to be killed by Shivangi. Recurring
Indresh Malik Manav Nikanj Yamini's foster son and partner in crime, Mansi's brother. He was greedy for the Naagmani and was one of Shivanya's murderers. He was later killed by Shivangi, thus being the third in the row to be terminated, after Amar. Recurring
Pyumori Mehta Ghosh Nidhi Nikanj Yamini's foster daughter-in-law, Manav's wife, and real identity of "Shivanya's eighth murderer". She was made to wear the groom garments by Yamini while killing Shivanya, in order to make it appear to Shivangi that Rocky was one of her mother's murderers. She even planned to double-cross Yamini and enacted to be Shivangi's well-wisher, but Shivangi got to see her true face and killed her by getting her bitten by numerous serpents residing at the sacred Shiva temple. She was the sixth of Shivanya's murderers to be terminated by Shivangi, after Amar, Kapalika, Manav, Vikram and Avantika. Recurring
Aryan Pandit Roumil Nikanj Manav and Nidhi's son and unlike his parents, he was good in nature and humble in disposition. He was Rocky's adoptive cousin. Roumil, his paternal aunt Mansi and cousin Aaliya were the only members of the Nikanj family to remain alive by the end of the revenge saga in Season 2. Recurring
Rutpanna Aishwarya Avni Nikanj Manav and Nidhi's daughter, and Rocky's adoptive cousin. Unlike her parents, she was good in nature and humble in disposition. She was killed by Shesha/Ruchika. Recurring
Monica Sharma Gautami Raheja Shivangi's younger paternal cousin sister, who was raped viciously by Rocky's spoiled-brat cousin brother Sushant (whom Shivangi later killed), and was later killed mercilessly by Nidhi. Recurring
Vineet Kumar Chaudhary Mahish aka "Mahesh" A shape-shifting bull, who resided within Akhilesh's magic pendant, and later transformed into the demon Mahishasura and got defeated and beheaded by Shivaangi who, in turn, transformed into Goddess Durga. Recurring
Vindhya Tiwari[23] Queen Takshika of Takshak Lok The former queen of Takshak Clan of shape-shifting serpents. She wass killed by Shesha, who then assumed her title and supreme powers. Her character is loosely inspired from the demoness Medusa in Greek mythology. Guest
Rohan Gandotra[24] "Naag" Anshuman An Ichchhadhaari Naag who helped Shivangi in her revenge mission, but was killed by Shesha. Recurring
Malhar Pandya "Naag" Nishank An Ichchhadhaari Naag who wass Shivanya's friend (cameo appearance). Guest
Anjali Ujjwane Uttara A tribal woman who resurrected Yamini when she was thrown off a cliff by Shivangi and created a mystical owl (using Sushant as a host for the same) to help Yamini track any Naag / Naagin. Recurring
Rohit Sagar Mahendra Pratap Singh Rocky's biological father, Yamini's partner in crime and one of Ritwik's murderers. Recurring
Jaineeraj Rajpurohit Ranveer The father of Rocky's friend Tanya, Yamini's partner in crime and one of Ritwik's murderers. Recurring
Arzoo Govitrikar Manjusha The mother of Rocky's friend Tanya, Yamini's partner in crime and one of Ritwik's murderers. Recurring
Abha Parmar Maha Mata Tapaswini Takshak Lok's sorceress and Shesha's aide. She was automatically vanquished when Shesha/Takshika was killed. Recurring
Chetan Hansraj[25] Andy Sehgal A business tycoon, having an insatiable greed for money; Sumitra's husband and Poulomi's love partner. He is the father of Maahir, Kuhu and Yuvi (children with his first wife Sumitra) and has also fathered Poulomi's sons, Aditya and Pratham. Hansraj has described his character as "an out-and-out negative character". Recurring
Rakshanda Khan Sumitra Sehgal aka "Sumi" Andy's legal wife. She is the mother of Mahir, Kuhu and Yuvi. Her father's wealth and social background was the reason behind Andy's success in business and rise to prominence. She is positive in nature and loving towards her family. Recurring
Pavitra Punia[26] Poulomi Roy Andy's love partner and the mother of his children Aditya and Pratham. She is finicky, silly and greedy, having a tendency to compete with Sumitra for Andy's attention. In Season 3, the character of Poulomi serves as the major comic relief. She is actually a shape-shifting serpent or Ichchhadhari Naagin (having violet textured snake skin), belonging to the Vibhor Naag Clan, and is Vikrant's mother. Recurring
Simran Sachdev[27] Kuhu Jaiswal (née Sehgal) Andy-Sumitra's second child and only daughter, Mahir and Yuvi's sister, Aditya and Pratham's half-sister, RJ's wife, Anu's best friend (till Anu's death). Recurring
Rohit Choudhary[28] Rohit Jaiswal aka "RJ" Kuhu's husband, Mahir and Yuvi's brother-in-law, one of Yuvi's partners in assaulting Ruhi and committing Vikrant's (supposed) murder. Recurring
Ankit Mohan[29] Yuvraj Sehgal aka "Yuvi" Andy-Sumitra's second son, Mahir and Kuhu's younger brother, Adi and Pratham's step-brother, Ravi's ex-boyfriend, Bela's ex-fiancé. Yuvi was Ruhi's prime assaulter and also involved in Vikrant's (supposed) murder. He was the second assaulter to be terminated and was killed by Vish. Recurring
Puneett Chouksey[30] Aditya Sehgal aka "Adi" Andy-Poulomi's elder son and Andy's third son overall, Pratham's elder brother, Mahir, Kuhu and Yuvi's younger half-brother, one of Yuvi's partners in assaulting Ruhi. He was the one to commit Vikrant's (supposed) murder by firing the gun. When Vikrant returned after 10 months of the incident, he was revealed to have been made Vikrant's accomplice. Recurring
Mithil Jain[31] Pratham Sehgal Andy-Poulomi's younger son, Adi's younger brother, Mahir, Kuhu and Yuvi's younger half-brother, Suhani's husband. He was present when Yuvi with his partners assaulted Ruhi and supposedly, murdered Vikraant; but he himself was innocent. Recurring
Charvi Saraf[32][33] Suhani Sehgal (née Munshi) Sunil Munshi's dayghter, Daksh's younger sister and Bela's friend. She is bubbly and full of life. Suhani is Pratham's wife and the Sehgal family's daughter-in-law. Recurring
Aman Gandhi[34] Daksh Munshi The family accountant Sunil Munshi's son, Suhaani's elder brother and Pratham's brother-in-law. He was one of Yuvi's partners in assaulting Ruhi and committing Vikraant's (supposed) murder. He was the fourth assaulter to be killed, and the first one to be killed by Bela alone without Vish's help. Recurring
Shahab Khan Sunil Munshi Sumitra's family's chief accountant, who now handles the Sehgal family's accountancy. He is Daksh and Suhani's father, and Jagmohan's friend. Recurring
Kushabh Manghani[35] Karan The manager, one of Yuvi's partners in assaulting Ruhi and committing Vikrant's supposed murder. He was the first assaulter to be terminated (by Vish), resultant from which he was rendered comatose and later, died in hospital. Recurring
Naveen Sharma[36] Rehan Mittal Shekhar Mittal and Mukti Mittal's son, Anu's elder brother and Yuvi's friend. He was one of Yuvi's partners in assaulting Ruhi and committing Vikraant's (supposed) murder. He was killed jointly by Vish and Bela, and was their third target, after Karan and Yuvi. Recurring
Heli Daruwala[37] Anu Mittal Rehan's younger sister and Kuhu's best friend, was the only girl present nearby when Ruhi was assaulted and later, she witnessed Vikrant's murder. She was egoistic and self-centered, had a soft corner for Mahir and considered Bela as a rival. She was the first one to doubt Bela's Naagin identity. She was later viciously killed by Vikrant's mother. Recurring
Deepali Kamath Mukti Mittal She is Andy's friend Shekhar Mittal's wife and Rehan and Anu's mother. Recurring
Rupesh Kataria[38] Bultu Yuvi's friend, was present when Yuvi with his partners assaulted Ruhi and supposedly murdered Vikrant, but is a positive character. He can be easily frightened and is a comical character. Recurring
Heer Chopra Sonal Bultu's girlfriend, was killed by Vikrant. Guest
Sakshi Pradhan Raavi Saluja Yuvri's ex-girlfriend. Recurring
Melanie Nazareth "Naag-Rani Maa" The former "Queen" of Shesh-Naag Clan of shape-shifting serpents, and Ruhi (Bela) and Juhi's mother. She is succeeded by her daughter Ruhi. She was poisoned by Vikrant, but was then saved by an "Aghori-Baba". She returned to help Bela identify her real enemies (Vish and Vikrant), but was later shot to death by Vikrant. Recurring
Roopali Prakash Naagin Juhi An Ichchhadhaari Naagin having golden textured snake skin. She is Bela's (Ruhi's) younger sister and like her, a heir to the throne of the Shesh Naag Clan. Recurring
Saptrishi Ghosh Naag Arvind An Ichchhadhaari Naag who was helping Ruhi (Bela) in her revenge mission and also served as the caretaker of the old mansion, resided by the shape-shifting snakes. He was later killed by a group of shape-shifting vultures (Vyom, Amita, Amit and Rinky). Recurring
Manoj Kolhatkar "Naagpandit" / "Jagmohan Sharma" (fake identity) "Naag-Rani" Ruhi aka Bela's chief advisor, who enacted as her father in front of the Sehgals and made them believe that to get his debts to Andy waived off, Bela was going to marry Yuvraj. Recurring
Adhvik Mahajan[39] ACP Ajitabh Singh Mahajan described his character as "A Dabbang cop with a witty sense of humor". He was the ACP in charge of investigating Rehan's muder and ended up falling in love with Vish, who heartlessly killed him. Recurring
Mahira Sharma[40] Jamini A Chudail, Rehan's supposed girlfriend. She was later killed by Bela. Recurring
Prince Narula Shahnawaz Ali aka "Shaan" (pseudonym) A highly skilled snake-charmer from the mystical land of Marqesh. Guest
Aly Goni Vyom An Ichchhadhaari gidh or shape-shifting Indian vulture who was on his mission to kill "Serpent-Queen" Bela, bot got jointly killed by Bela, Vish and Vikrant. Recurring
Geetanjali Mishra Amita An Ichchhadhaari gidh or shape-shifting Indian vulture (Vyom's mother). Recurring
Adish Vaidya Amit An Ichchhadhaari gidh or shape-shifting Indian vulture (Vyom's brother). Recurring
Aditi Sharma Rinky An Ichchhadhaari gidh or shape-shifting Indian vulture (Vyom's sister). Recurring

Ratings[edit]

In its launch week, the series topped the ratings charts[41][42] and continued to do so throughout its first season.

Season 1[edit]

Episode Weekly rank
(in ratings)
BARC ratings Television viewership
(in millions (TVM))[43]
Weekly rank
(in viewership)
1 20 4.2 N/A N/A
2 & 3 10 4.3 N/A N/A
4 & 5 15 4.5 N/A N/A
6 & 7 19 5.2 16.71 22
8 & 9 15 5.7 19.57 18
10 & 11 18 5.1 17.81 100
12 & 13 100 5.3 18.52 100
14 & 15 100 5.8 18.54 12
16 & 17 13 5.8 19.84 17
18 & 19 18 4.4 19.82 19
20 16 5.3 18.12 17
21 & 22 17 5.3 17.11 17
23 & 24 17 5.5 19.54 17

Season 2[edit]

In the table below, the blue numbers represent the lowest ratings and the red numbers represent the highest ratings.

Year / week Episodes Broadcast date BARC ratings (urban)[44]
Nationwide Ranking (Nationwide)
Week 41, 2016 1 – 2 8 October 2016 – 9 October 2016 8.8% (8838)[45] 1
Week 42, 2016 3 – 4 15 October 2016 – 16 October 2016 8.2% (8272)[46] 1
Week 43, 2016 5 – 6 22 October 2016 – 23 October 2016 8% (7979)[47] 1
Week 44, 2016 7 – 8 29 October 2016 – 30 October 2016 6.6% (6617)[48] 2
Week 45, 2016 9 – 10 5 November 2016 – 6 November 2016 8.6% (8605)[49] 1
Week 46, 2016 11 – 12 12 November 2016 – 13 November 2016 9.2% (9168)[50] 1
Week 47, 2016 13 – 14 19 November 2016 – 15 November 2016 9.1% (9133)[51] 1
Week 48, 2016 15 – 16 26 November 2016 – 27 November 2016 10.2% (10214)[52] 1
Week 49, 2016 17 – 18 3 December 2016 – 4 December 2016 9.4% (9370)[53] 1
Week 50, 2016 19 – 20 10 December 2016 – 11 December 2016 8.5% (8460)[54] 1
Week 51, 2016 21 – 22 17 December 2016 – 18 December 2016 8.8% (8753)[55] 2
Week 52, 2016 23 – 24 24 December 2016 – 25 December 2016 9.1% (9076)[56] 1
Week 1, 2017 25 – 26 31 December 2016 – 1 January 2017 8% (7986)[57] 1
Week 2, 2017 27 – 28 7 January 2017 – 8 January 2017 8.4% (8414)[58] 1
Week 3, 2017 29 – 30 14 January 2017 – 15 January 2017 7.4% (7410)[59] 1
Week 4, 2017 31 – 32 21 January 2017 – 22 January 2017 7.3% (7297)[60] 1
Week 5, 2017 33 – 34 28 January 2017 – 29 January 2017 7.4% (7416)[61] 1
Week 6, 2017 35 – 36 4 February 2017 – 5 February 2017 8.1% (8126)[62] 1
Week 7, 2017 37 – 38 11 February 2017 – 12 February 2017 7.4% (7377)[63] 1
Week 8, 2017 39 – 40 18 February 2017 – 19 February 2017 7.9% (7940)[64] 1
Week 9, 2017 41 – 42 25 February 2017 – 26 February 2017 7.8% (7829)[65] 1
Week 10, 2017 43 – 44 4 March 2017 – 5 March 2017 7.1% (7113)[66] 1
Week 11, 2017 45 – 46 11 March 2017 – 12 March 2017 7.7% (7732)[67] 1
Week 12, 2017 47 – 48 18 March 2017 – 19 March 2017 7.69% (7690)[68] 1
Week 13, 2017 49 – 50 25 March 2017 – 26 March 2017 7.9% (7987)[69] 1

Season 3[edit]

In the table below, the blue numbers represent the lowest ratings and the red numbers represent the highest ratings.[70]

Year / week Episodes Broadcast date BARC ratings (urban + rural)[44]
Nationwide Ranking (nationwide)
Week 23, 2018 1 – 2 2 June 2018 – 3 June 2018 16.5% (16545)[71] 1
Week 24, 2018 3 – 4 9 June 2018 – 10 June 2018 14% (14103)[72] 1
Week 25, 2018 5 – 6 16 June 2018 – 17 June 2018 14.5% (14559)[73] 1
Week 26, 2018 7 – 8 23 June 2018 – 24 June 2018 14.5% (14579)[74] 1
Week 27, 2018 9 – 10 30 June 2018 – 1 July 2018 14.3% (14374)[74] 1
Week 28, 2018 11 – 12 7 July 2018 – 8 July 2018 13.9% (13910)[75] 1
Week 29, 2018 13 – 14 14 July 2018 – 15 July 2018 15.5% (15466)[76] 1
Week 30, 2018 15 – 16 21 July 2018 – 22 July 2018 15.8% (15818)[77] 1
Week 31, 2018 17 28 July 2018 16.7% (16677)[78] 1
Week 32, 2018 18 – 19 4 August 2018 – 5 August 2018 15.2% (15221)[79] 1
Week 33, 2018 20 – 21 11 August 2018 – 12 August 2018 14.8% (14835)[80] 1
Week 34, 2018 22 – 23 18 August 2018 – 19 August 2018 15.2% (15528)[81] 1
Week 35, 2018 24 – 25 25 August 2018 – 26 August 2018 13.6% (13612)[82] 1
Week 36, 2018 26 – 27 1 September 2018 – 2 September 2018 14.2% (14294)[83] 1
Week 37, 2018 28 – 29 8 September 2018 – 9 September 2018 14.2% (14422)[84] 1
Week 38, 2018 28 – 29 15 September 2018 – 16 September 2018 15.4% (15402)[85] 1
Week 39, 2018 30 – 31 22 September 2018 – 23 September 2018 14.5% (14488)[86] 1
Week 40, 2018 32 – 33 29 September 2018 – 30 September 2018 14.6% (14641)[87] 1
Week 41, 2018 34 – 35 6 October 2018 – 7 October 2018 13.4% (13406)[88] 1
Week 42, 2018 36 – 37 13 October 2018 – 14 October 2018 13.1% (13093)[89] 1
Week 43, 2018 38 – 39 20 October 2018 – 21 October 2018 13.1% (13135)[90] 2
Week 44, 2018 40 – 41 27 October 2018 – 28 October 2018 12.4% (12376)[91] 3
Week 45, 2018 42 – 43 3 November 2018 – 4 November 2018 12.8% (12796) 2
Week 46, 2018 44 - 45 10 November 2018 - 11 November 2018 13,2% (13164) 1
Week 47, 2018 46 - 47 17 November 2018 - 18 November 2018 13,6% (13621) 2
Week 48, 2018 48 - 49 24 November 2018 - 25 November 2018 12,3% (12325) 4
Week 49, 2018 50 - 51 1 December 2018 - 2 December 2018 12,6% (12573) 3

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Recipient Season Result
2016 9th Boroplus Gold Awards Best Actress in Negative Role (Critics) Adaa Khan Season 1 Won[92]
Best Actor in Lead Role (Critics) Arjun Bijlani
Best Actress in Lead Role (Popular) Mouni Roy
Best TV Show Based on Crime/Thriller/VFX Ekta Kapoor
Best Actor in Lead Role (Popular) Arjun Bijlani Nominated
Best TV Show (Fiction) Ekta Kapoor
Golden Petal Awards Power Packed Performer of the Year Sudha Chandran Won[93]
Personality of the Year Mouni Roy
Best TV Show (Fiction) Ekta Kapoor
16th Indian Television Academy Awards Best Actress in Lead Role (Popular) Mouni Roy Won[94]
Best Serial (Popular) Ekta Kapoor
2017 10th Boroplus Gold Awards Best Actress in Negative Role (Critics) Adaa Khan Season 2 Won[95]
Boroplus Face of the Year Mouni Roy
Best Actress in Lead Role (Critics)
Best Actor in Lead Role (Critics) Karanvir Bohra
Best TV Show Based on Crime/Thriller/VFX Ekta Kapoor
Best Actor in Lead Role (Popular) Arjun Bijlani Nominated
Best Actress in Lead Role (Popular) Mouni Roy
Best TV Show (Fiction) Ekta Kapoor
Golden Petal Awards Best Actress in a Comic Role Sudha Chandran Won[96][97]
Best Actor (Female) Mouni Roy
Best Editor (Fiction) Vicky Sharma
BIG Zee Entertainment Awards BIG Zee Most Entertaining TV Actor (Female) Mouni Roy Won[98][99]
BIG Zee Most Entertaining TV Show (Fiction) Ekta Kapoor
BIG Zee Most Entertaining TV Actor (Male) Karanvir Bohra Nominated[100]
Zee Rishtey Awards Zee Rishton Ki Parakh Ekta Kapoor Won[101]
2018 Zee Rishtey Awards Zee Rishton Ki Parakh Ekta Kapoor Season 3 Won[102]
18th Indian Television Academy Awards Highest Rated Show on Television Ekta Kapoor Won[103]

Adaptations and Broadcast[edit]

Country Language Channel Show name Season Aired (date) Ref.
India Malayalam Surya TV Naga Kanyaka
നാഗ കന്യക
Season 1 20 June 2016 [104]
Season 2 19 June 2017 [105]
Season 3 27 August 2018 – present
Telugu Gemini TV Naagini
నాగిని
Season 1 N/A [106]
season 3 13 August 2018–present
Tamil Sun TV Naagini
நாகினி
Season 1 27 June 2016 – 21 January 2017
Colors Tamil Season 2 19 February 2018 [107][108]
Season 3 18 June 2018 – present
Bengali Colors Bangla Naagin
নাগিন
Season 1 N/A [109]
Season 2 17th April 2017 - 31st July 2018
Pakistan Urdu Filmazia TV Naagin
ناگن
Season 1 1 November 2015 [110][111]
Season 2 18 August 2017 [112]
Vietnam Vietnamese Echannel (VTVCab5) Lady Serpent Revenge
Xà Nữ Báo Thù (Season 1)
Tình người kiếp rắn (Season 2)
Season 1 15 July 2016 – 23 September 2016 [113]
Season 2 3 September 2018 – present [114]
Indonesia Indonesian SCTV Nagin Season 1 N/A [115]
Thailand Thai Channel 3 Naagin
นาคิน
Season 1 N/A [116]
Sri Lanka Tamil Shakthi TV Neeya
நீயா
Season 1 20 August 2017
Season 2 2017
Sinhalese Sirasa TV Prema Dadayama
ප්‍රේම දඩයම
Season 1 2016
Season 2 2017
Season 3 2018
Malaysia Hindi TV3 Naagin Season 1 6 November 2017 [117]

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