National Geographic Channel (India)

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National Geographic Channel
नेशनल ज्योग्राफिक चैनल
நேஷனல் ஜியோகிராபிக் சேனல்
నేషనల్ జియోగ్రాఫిక్ ఛానల్
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 "Think again"
Country India
Language English
Broadcast area India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal and Bhutan
Headquarters India
Sister channel(s) Nat Geo Wild
Website National Geographic Channel India
Tata Sky
Channel 551 (SD)
Channel 552 (HD)
Airtel digital TV
Channel 341 (SD)
Channel 339 (HD)
Channel 466 (SD)
Channel 51 (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)
(Mumbai, India)
Channel 450 (SD)
Channel 385 (HD)
Asianet Digital TV
Channel 403 (SD)

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, Tamil, Telugu 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 Games
  8. Animals Gone Wild
  9. Inside (TV Series)
  10. Ultimate Animal Countdown
  11. Animal Fight Club
  12. Big, Bigger, Biggest
  13. Science of Stupid
  14. Taboo India
  15. Mega Factories
  16. Terror In The Skies
  17. Nordic Wild
  18. Inside Magic

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 operates at least 5 Channels in India. The channels are following:

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