National Geographic (India TV channel)

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For The Asian Version, see Nat Geo Asia.
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National Geographic Channel
नेशनल ज्योग्राफिक चैनल
నేషనల్ జియోగ్రాఫిక్ ఛానల్
நேஷனல் ஜியோகிராபிக் சேனல்
ন্যাশনাল জিওগ্রাফিক চ্যানেল
National Geographic Channel India Logo
Launched 1 July 1998 (1998-07-01)
Network STAR India
Owned by News Corporation's
National Geographic Society
Picture format 576i (SD)
1080i (HD)
Slogan "Further"
Country India
Language English
Broadcast area India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal and Bhutan
Headquarters Greater Noida
Sister channel(s) Nat Geo Wild
Website National Geographic Channel India
Tata Sky
Channel 709(SD)
Channel 708(HD)
Airtel digital TV
Channel 422 (SD)
Channel 423 (HD)
Channel 809 (SD)
Channel 808 (HD)
Reliance Digital TV (India) Channel 551 (SD)
Channel 557 (HD)
Sun Direct TV
Channel 542 (SD)
Channel 966 (HD)
Videocon d2h
Channel 445 (SD)
Channel 446 (HD)
Dish Home
Channel 402 (SD)
(Mumbai, India)
Channel 450 (SD)
Channel 388 (HD)
Asianet Digital
(Kerala, India)
Channel 403 (SD)
Channel 818 (HD)

The National Geographic Channel, also commercially abbreviated as Nat Geo, is an Indian subscription television channel that features non-fiction, factual programming involving nature, science, culture, and history, produced by the National Geographic Society, just like History and the Discovery Channel. available in five languages (English, Hindi, Telugu, Tamil and Bengali). National Geographic Channel is available in India in both standard and high definition format.


National Geographic Channel India broadcasts following shows:[1]

  1. Banged Up Abroad
  2. Taboo
  3. Brain Games
  4. Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey
  5. Do or Die (TV Series)
  6. World's Weirdest
  7. The Numbers Game
  8. Animals Gone Wild
  9. India Unlocked
  10. Inside (TV Series)
  11. Ultimate Animal Countdown
  12. Animal Fight Club
  13. Big, Bigger, Biggest
  14. Science of Stupid
  15. Taboo India
  16. Mega Factories
  17. Terror In The Skies
  18. Nordic Wild
  19. Inside Magic
  20. How To Win At Everything (With Neil Bhoopalam)
  21. Life Hacker

Social Media[edit]

National Geographic Channel is the most liked TV channel on Facebook in India. With more than 66 lakhs likes and around 6 lakh people talking about it, The National Geographic Channel Facebook page is currently the most interactive page on Facebook amongst all GECs, infotainment and news channels.[2]

Other channels of National Geographic India[edit]

National Geographic India currently operates 5 Channels in India, which are as follows:

  1. National Geographic Channel
  2. National Geographic Channel HD
  3. Nat Geo People
  4. Nat Geo Wild
  5. Nat Geo Music