Podcasts are a great way to learn new information, be it about daily news, events, culture or a peek into a person’s life. India has progressed very much in the field in the past few years; in 2017 there was a rise of 60% listeners. The podcasts are mainly available in Hindi, English and Tamil across various streaming platforms. Spotify still remains the number one streaming platform and is availed with podcasts from around the world. Here are some Indian podcasts you can listen to on Spotify:
Cyrus Says by Cyrus Barocha
Cyrus Barocha is a TV anchor, comedian, prankster turn podcaster and author. Cyrus Says is the show on life in India, discussing politics, sports, food, life in general and everything that goes around it. It broadcasts twice a week with a panel of guests. The show has crossed over 500 episodes and counting.
My Indian Life by Kalki Koechlin
Kalki Koechlin is an actor, primarily known for her unconventional choice in movies. “My Indian Life” revolves around the lives of young Indian adults in the 21st century India. Kalki explores real-life stories of young adults uncovering raw truths and the grim reality of living in India. The show takes you on an emotional and inspiring journey of young Indian lives.
Agla Station Adulthood by Rytasha Rathore and Ayushi Amin
The two school best-friends discuss their Adulthood journey and take the listeners on a ride with them. They discuss the various stations of life, be it first jobs, the transition of moving cities to study or work, dating, getting your heart broken and exploring life. The show is for everyone who is in their mid-20s, 30s or just entering the adult life. The show has recently started their second season after a short break and is back with some new episodes.
The Overthink Tank by Surbhi Bagga
Surbhi Bagga is a comedian, a certifiable Overthinker and a podcast host of The Overthink Tank. In the show, Surbhi along with some guests overthinks and over-analyse stuff for us. The show covers dating, pop-culture, emotions and daily life and whatever topic people send in. Sometimes, Surbhi comes up with some topics herself but mostly the listeners mail her topics to overthink for them.
The Ranveer Show by Ranveer Allahbadia
Ranveer Allahbadia, popularly known by his Instagram handle ‘BeerBiceps’ is a social media entrepreneur, YouTuber, motivational speaker and leadership coach. Each week along with some successful guests, the show discusses health, career guidance, lifestyle choices or just some inspiring life stories. The show has been designed to provide life lessons and value as the host believes life is a never-ending self-improvement game.