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In the bustling streets of 1940s Calcutta, where mystery lurks around every corner, a brilliant detective emerges, captivating audiences with his astute intellect and unwavering determination. Welcome to the world of Byomkesh Bakshi, a thrilling crime-solving series set in the heart of India's cultural capital.

Adapted from the legendary works of Sharadindu Bandyopadhyay, Byomkesh Bakshi brings to life the enigmatic detective who challenges the norms of his time. With an uncanny ability to see through the fog of deception and a razor-sharp mind that leaves no detail unexplored, Byomkesh embarks on a captivating journey through a maze of puzzles, secrets, and deadly conspiracies.

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TV show name

Byomkesh Bakshi

Based on 

Byomkesh Bakshi by Sharadindu Bandyopadhyay

Directed by

Basu Chatterjee 

Starring 

Rajit Kapur, K. K. Raina, Sukanya Kulkarni

Languages

Hindi 

Written by

Sharadindu Bandyopadhyay, Basu Chatterjee,Mriganka Sekhar Ray

No.of Episodes 

32

No.of Seasons

2

Original network

DD National 

Music by

Ananda Shankar

Country of origin

India 

Original release

1993 - 1997

Plot

Byomkesh Bakshi is a Bengali Detective who, along with his close buddy Ajitkumar Banerji, investigates terrifying cases. Instead of calling himself a detective, Byomkesh refers to himself as a Satyanweshi, which literally translates to truth seeker. Because he is more concerned with the truth than with the law, as evidenced by the cases in which he lets the perpetrator die by manipulating the circumstances using their own methods as a redemption and delivery of justice for the victim in absence of evidence as in Balak Jasoos, Ret Ka Daldal, and a few other cases, he stands out among other legendary detectives such as Poirot or Holmes.

Each of Sharadindu Bandyopadhyay's novels was adapted by Basu Chatterjee into a television programme.

Set against the backdrop of an ever-changing metropolis, the series paints a vivid picture of pre-independence India, with its opulent mansions, smoky tea stalls, and the rich tapestry of its diverse inhabitants. From high society elites to humble labourers, each character holds a clue, and Byomkesh's keen observations allow him to connect the dots that others overlook.

But as Byomkesh delves deeper into the abyss of crime, he discovers that justice often comes at a high price. He must confront his own demons, face the limits of his intuition, and question the very essence of human nature. In this battle of wits and morality, every twist and turn leads Byomkesh closer to the truth, blurring the line between right and wrong.

Schedule

Byomkesh Bakshi Having two seasons and 32 episodes aired on DD National during 1993 - 1997. Then it was re-run during Covid-19 in 2020 again for 21 days in the lockdown from Saturday 28 march 2020 at 11:00 AM. 

Review

Byomkesh Bakshi, An age of peace complete with its own statistics of crime, which Mr. Bakshi and his companion solved in a straightforward and creative method! The fact that Rajit Kapoor, who is actually Punjabi, manages to play a Bengali role while wearing a Dhoti Kurta with aplomb and is ably backed in this endeavour by Raina is one of the things audience enjoyed a lot.

In those days, people's interactions with one another were much more unhurried and casual, and there was far less of a sense of emotional distance than there is in the world now. 

All in all, a really interesting series filled with engaging plots and an excellent recreation of the time period preceding and following India's independence!

Casting 

Crew

Byomkesh Bakshi

Character Analysis

Rajit Kapur as Byomkesh Bakshi - Byomkesh Bakshi is an intelligent detective who seeks the truth rather than just following the law. He is really passionate about his work and seeks justice for the people with his close friend Ajit Kumar Banerjee.

K.K. Raina as Ajit Kumar Banerjee - Ajit kumar Banerjee meets byomkesh bakshi in the china market and later asks him to move in with and help him solve the cases. They work as a team in the series. 

Seasons

Byomkesh Bakshi has Two seasons containing 32 episodes. In which, The First season has 13 and the second season has 19 episodes.

Controversy

In the year 2015  the movie detective byomkesh bakshi based on popular TV show Byomkesh Bakshi by Basu Chatterjee made its presence in the theatre. The  creator of the show Basu Chatterjee stated that, Although he was happy with the way the movie turned out to be. Yet he was not satisfied with the response of the box office collection.

Interesting Facts

Prepare to be enthralled as "Byomkesh Bakshi" masterfully combines the elements of a classic detective story with the captivating charm of a bygone era. With its gripping narratives, richly detailed settings, and compelling characters, this enthralling series is a testament to the enduring power of crime-solving brilliance and the indomitable spirit of a detective who becomes a legend. Step into Byomkesh's world and immerse yourself in a captivating tale that will leave you yearning for more.

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