Incarnations - India In 50 Lives

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Amrita Sher-Gil: This Is Me20160307
Amrita Sher-Gil: This Is Me20160307Sunil Khilnani tells the story of the painter Amrita Sher-Gil.

The history of India told through the lives of 50 phenomenal people.

Annie Besant: An Indian Tomtom20160225
Annie Besant: An Indian Tomtom20160225The journey of Annie Besant, from English social reformer to leader of the Congress Party.

The history of India told through the lives of 50 phenomenal people.

Bhimrao Ambedkar: Building Palaces on Dung Heaps20160314
Bhimrao Ambedkar: Building Palaces on Dung Heaps20160314Bhimrao Ambedkar, fighter of caste discrimination and the author of India's constitution.

The history of India told through the lives of 50 phenomenal people.

Charan Singh: A Common Cause20160323
Charan Singh: A Common Cause20160323A profile of Charan Singh, champion of the cause of India's farmers.

The history of India told through the lives of 50 phenomenal people.

Chidambaram Pillai: Swadeshi Steam20160226
Chidambaram Pillai: Swadeshi Steam20160226Sunil Khilnani examines Indian freedom fighter Chidambaram Pillai.

The history of India told through the lives of 50 phenomenal people.

Deen Dayal: Courtier with a Camera20160222
Deen Dayal: Courtier with a Camera20160222Professor Sunil Khilnani profiles pioneering photographer Lala Deen Dayal, born in 1844.

The history of India told through the lives of 50 phenomenal people.

Dhirubhai Ambani: Fins20160325
Dhirubhai Ambani: Fins20160325A profile of the Indian business tycoon Dhirubhai Ambani.

The history of India told through the lives of 50 phenomenal people.

Gandhi: In the Palm of Our Hands20160309
Gandhi: In the Palm of Our Hands20160309A portrait of Mahatma Gandhi, leader of the Indian nationalist movement.

The history of India told through the lives of 50 phenomenal people.

Indira Gandhi: The Centre of Everything20160321
Indira Gandhi: The Centre of Everything20160321A profile of Indira Gandhi, India's first woman prime minister.

The history of India told through the lives of 50 phenomenal people.

Iqbal: Death for Falcons20160304
Iqbal: Death for Falcons20160304Sunil Khilnani tells the story of the poet and philosopher Sir Muhammad Iqbal.

The history of India told through the lives of 50 phenomenal people.

Jamsetji Tata: Swadeshi Capitalist20160223
Jamsetji Tata: Swadeshi Capitalist20160223How Jamsetji Tata transformed Indian industry and set out to beat the Raj.

The history of India told through the lives of 50 phenomenal people.

Jinnah: The Chess Player20160310
Jinnah: The Chess Player20160310Sunil Khilnani explores the life and legacy of Muhammad Ali Jinnah, founder of Pakistan.

The history of India told through the lives of 50 phenomenal people.

Krishna Menon: Sombre Porcupine20160317
Krishna Menon: Sombre Porcupine20160317A profile of the abrasive Indian diplomat and statesman Krishna Menon.

The history of India told through the lives of 50 phenomenal people.

Manto: The Unsentimentalist20160311Exploring the life and work of India's master of the short story, Saadat Hasan Manto.

The history of India told through the lives of 50 phenomenal people.

MF Husain: Hindustan Is Free20160324
MF Husain: Hindustan Is Free20160324A portrait of the controversial Indian artist MF Husain.

The history of India told through the lives of 50 phenomenal people.

Periyar: Sniper of Sacred Cows20160303
Periyar: Sniper of Sacred Cows20160303Sunil Khilnani tells the story of Periyar, the rationalist and social activist.

The history of India told through the lives of 50 phenomenal people.

Raj Kapoor: The Politics of Love20160315
Raj Kapoor: The Politics of Love20160315A profile of the celebrated actor and movie director Raj Kapoor.

The history of India told through the lives of 50 phenomenal people.

Ramanujan: The Elbow of Genius20160229
Ramanujan: The Elbow of Genius20160229Sunil Khilnani tells the story of the gifted mathematician Srinivasa Ramanujan.

The history of India told through the lives of 50 phenomenal people.

Satyajit Ray: India without Elephants20160322
Satyajit Ray: India without Elephants20160322Sunil Khilnani explores the life and work of film-maker Satyajit Ray.

The history of India told through the lives of 50 phenomenal people.

Sheikh Abdullah: Chains of Gold20160316
Sheikh Abdullah: Chains of Gold20160316Sunil Khilnani explores the life of Sheikh Abdullah, the Lion of Kashmir.

The history of India told through the lives of 50 phenomenal people.

Subbulakshmi: Opening Rosebuds20160318Sunil Khilnani explores the life of south Indian singer MS Subbulakshmi.

The history of India told through the lives of 50 phenomenal people.

Subhas Chandra Bose: A Touch Of The Abnormal20160308Sunil Khilnani explores the life of freedom fighter Subhas Chandra Bose.

The history of India told through the lives of 50 phenomenal people.

Tagore: Unlocking Cages20160301
Tagore: Unlocking Cages20160301Sunil Khilnani tells the story of the Bengali writer and thinker Rabindranath Tagore.

The history of India told through the lives of 50 phenomenal people.

Visvesvaraya: Extracting Moonbeams from Cucumbers20160302
Visvesvaraya: Extracting Moonbeams from Cucumbers20160302Sunil Khilnani explores the life and work of engineer Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya.

The history of India told through the lives of 50 phenomenal people.

Vivekananda: Bring All Together20160224
Vivekananda: Bring All Together20160224Sunil Khilnani explores the life of Vivekananda, India's first global guru.

The history of India told through the lives of 50 phenomenal people.