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Star Jalsha

Star Jalsha
The revamped logo of Star Jalsha
Launched September 8, 2008
Owned by 21st Century Fox
Headquarters Kolkata
Sister channel(s) STAR Plus
STAR World
STAR Vijay
STAR Utsav
Life OK
STAR Pravah
Jalsha Movies
Tata Sky (India) Channel 842
Sky (UK & Ireland) Channel 808
OSN (Middle East) Channel 294
UCS (Bangladesh) Channel 58
SkyCable (Philippines) Channel TBA
Destiny Cable (Philippines) Channel TBA
mio TV (Singapore) Coming soon
TalkTalk Plus TV(UK) Channel 445

Star Jalsha (Bengali: স্টার জলসা), is a Bengali General Entertainment channel[1] by STAR TV and Fox International Channels networks.The channel, launched on September 8, 2008 offers an array of programs in different genres with its brand philosophy being "Cholo Paltai" (Lets change).


  • More About The Channel 1
  • Shows 2
  • Movies 3
  • Programs formerly broadcast by Star Jalsha 4
  • References 5
  • External links 6

More About The Channel

Star Jalsha-The NO.1 BENGALI GEC was launched with its tagline "Cholo Paltai" (Lets Change) and it telecasted shows with fresh storylines, talented actors and soulful music. A music video (Cholo Paltai... aaj jalsha shuru notun bangalir) composed by Pritam was used to launch the channel which was a first for any Bengali channel. The initial line up of shows during the inaugural month were a mix of soap operas, romantic shows, chat shows, mythological shows, suspense thrillers and latest Tollywood movies. The channel was launched with grandeur. Veteran actor Victor Banerjee made his Bengali television debut with the serial Bandhan. Leading Bengali film production company Shree Venkatesh Films, for the first time, produced shows for the channel. Star Jalsha had the privilege of having National Award Winning film director Rituparno Ghosh to host a celebrity chat show called Ghosh and Company. The channel since its launch has produced some of the best television serials which gave a new meaning to Bengali entertainment.Some of its most popular shows include the romantic drama Ekhane Aakash Neel,Bojhena Se Bojhena,@Bhalobasa.Kom, mythological drama Durga, family drama Ogo Bodhu Sundori,Bou Kotha Kao,Ishti Kutum,Bodhu Baran,Jol Nupur, musical drama Gaaner Oparey which was made to commemorate the 150 birth anniversary of Rabindranath Tagore among others; and the super hit mega-serial Maa....Tomay Chara Ghum Asena. Current playing hit series Bojhena Se Bojhena stars Yash Dasgupta.


The list of shows currently running on Star Jalsha are:-
Name Schedule Notes
Bodhuboron August 19, 2013 onwards (Mon-Sat 6:00 pm) Lead Characters: Konok and Satyaki
Ishti Kutum October 24, 2011 onwards (Mon-Sat 6:30 pm) Lead characters: Bahamoni, Archi and Kamalika
Tumi Asbe Bole June 30, 2014 onwards (Mon-Sat 7:00 pm) Lead characters: Rahul and Nandini
Chokher Tara Tui March 24, 2014 onwards(Mon-Sat 7:30 pm) Lead characters: Tutul and Ayush
Kiranmala August 4, 2014 onwards (Mon-Sat 8:00 pm) Lead characters: Kiranmala and demon-queen Katkati
Bojhena Se Bojhena November 4, 2013 onwards (Mon-Sat 8:30 pm) Lead characters: Pakhi and Aranya
Thik Jeno Love Story November 10, 2014 onwards (Mon-Sat 9:00 pm) Lead characters: Isha and Adi
Jol Nupur January 21, 2013 onwards(Mon-Sat 9:30 pm) Lead characters: Kajol and Neel(Arin)
Tomay Amay Mile March 11, 2013 onwards (Mon-Sat 10:00 pm) Lead characters: Ushoshi and Nishith
Kanamachi June 9, 2014 onwards (Mon-Sat 10:30 pm) Lead characters: Abhimanyu and Kotha


The channel telecasts latest Bengali movies every Sunday. It has premiered some of the biggest and the best movies from Tollywood like Royal Bengal Rohosyo, Iti Mrinalini, Rang Milanti, Baishe Srabon, Dui Prithibi, Autograph, Egaro, Paglu 2, 100% Love, Chander Pahar among others. The latest movies are shown under the World TV Premiere property of the channel. The channel premiered the Hindi superhit movie, Kahaani, a first for any Indian channel. Recent Movie Television Premieres include the all time blockbuster Chander Pahar and superhit Chirodini Tumi Je Amar 2.

Programs formerly broadcast by Star Jalsha

  • 1000 Ghanta
  • @Bhalobasha.Kom
  • Aanchol
  • Adwitiya
  • Amaar Ghore Star
  • Aparajito
  • Bandhan
  • Behula
  • Bhasha
  • Bidhir Bidhan
  • Bodhu Kon Alo Laaglo Chokhe
  • Bou Kotha Kao
  • Care Kori Na
  • Checkmate
  • Chirosaathi
  • Dancing Star
  • Dhonni Meye
  • Durga
  • Ekhane Aakash Neel
  • Enjoy Guru
  • Gaaner Oparey
  • Ghore Pherar Gaan
  • Ghosh And Company
  • I Laugh You
  • Icche Dana
  • Konye Tui Megastar
  • Koti Takar Baaji
  • Kuheli
  • Maa....Tomay Chara Ghum Ashena
  • Megher Palok
  • Mouchak
  • Mukhosh Maanush
  • Neer Bhanga Jhor
  • Ogo Bodhu Sundori
  • Roilo Pherar Nimontron
  • Royal Bengal Superstar
  • Sansaar Sukher Hoy Romonir Gune
  • Shedin Dujone
  • Shidur Khela
  • Shuker Ghore Star
  • Sokhi
  • Star Studio
  • Swapno Holeo Shottyi
  • Swayamvar
  • Taare Aami Chokhe Dekhini
  • Tapur Tupur
  • Tomar Jonno
  • You Laugh Me


  1. ^ "Star Jalsa: No. 1 Bengali Entertainment Channel | Calcutta Music Blog". Retrieved 2012-07-08. 

External links

  • Official website
  • Official Site (Middle East)
  • Youtube Channel
  • Official Facebook Page
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