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9 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Charles Sobhraj. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Charles Sobhraj, often where they are interviewed.

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9 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Charles Sobhraj. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Charles Sobhraj, often where they are interviewed.

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Fatal Charm // The Serial Killings of Charles Sobhraj

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Charles Sobhraj, is a French thief, fraudster and serial killer of Vietnamese and Indian origin who preyed on Western tourists, primarily beatniks, throughout the Hippie Trail of Southeast Asia during the 1970s.

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May 29 2020

1hr 6mins

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Charles Sobhraj Part 3 : Paris to India to Nepal

Khooni : The Crimes of India
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Tune in this week to listen to our exciting conclusion to the Charles Sobhraj Saga. We follow Charles's cons and murders in India in the late 70s, his capture, his trial, his escape from Tihar, his recapture and much much more!

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Sources :  1. On the Trail of the Serpent : The Life and Crimes of Charles Sobhraj by Richard Neville and Julie Clarke https://www.amazon.in/Trail-Serpent-Crimes-Charles-Sobhraj/dp/1529112435

2. Serpentine : The True Story of a Serial Killer’s Reign of Terror from Europe to South Asia by Thomas Thompson https://www.amazon.in/Serpentine-Serial-Killers-Terror-Europe-ebook/dp/B01N5EQU2D

3. Charles Sobhraj : Inside the Heart of the Bikini Killer by Ramesh Koirala https://www.amazon.in/Charles-Sobhraj-Inside-Bikini-Killer/dp/9353332621

4. https://www.noted.co.nz/currently/currently-crime/the-serpent-charles-sobhraj-my-encounter-with-serial-killer

5. https://www.history.com/topics/vietnam-war

6. https://nij.ojp.gov/topics/articles/pathways-between-child-maltreatment-and-adult-criminal-involvement

7. https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/pg7nek/does-withholding-sex-make-your-partner-want-you-more

8. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3151655/

9. https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/1967/09/the-flowering-of-the-hippies/306619/ 10. https://www.history.com/news/vietnam-war-hippies-counter-culture

May 04 2020

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Charles Sobhraj Part 2 : Delhi to Geneva with a long Layover in Bangkok

Khooni : The Crimes of India
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Join us this week, as we look at what Charles got upto after he fled Mumbai. Today's episode takes us from India in the 70s, to the Hippie Trail and we spend some time in Chiang Mai, Pattaya, Hua Hin and Bangkok. Tune in as we discuss among many many things including the Hippie movement, Passport forgery back in the day, With-holding Sex and ofcourse Murder!

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Sources : 

1. On the Trail of the Serpent : The Life and Crimes of Charles Sobhraj by Richard Neville and Julie Clarke https://www.amazon.in/Trail-Serpent-Crimes-Charles-Sobhraj/dp/1529112435

2. Serpentine : The True Story of a Serial Killer’s Reign of Terror from Europe to South Asia by Thomas Thompson https://www.amazon.in/Serpentine-Serial-Killers-Terror-Europe-ebook/dp/B01N5EQU2D

3. Charles Sobhraj : Inside the Heart of the Bikini Killer by Ramesh Koirala https://www.amazon.in/Charles-Sobhraj-Inside-Bikini-Killer/dp/9353332621

4. https://www.noted.co.nz/currently/currently-crime/the-serpent-charles-sobhraj-my-encounter-with-serial-killer

5. https://www.history.com/topics/vietnam-war

6. https://nij.ojp.gov/topics/articles/pathways-between-child-maltreatment-and-adult-criminal-involvement

7. https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/pg7nek/does-withholding-sex-make-your-partner-want-you-more

8. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3151655/

9. https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/1967/09/the-flowering-of-the-hippies/306619/

10. https://www.history.com/news/vietnam-war-hippies-counter-culture

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Apr 29 2020

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Charles Sobhraj Pt. 2: “The Bikini Killer”

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After ditching his brother to wallow in a Turkish prison, Charles Sobhraj returned to the Hippie Trail to prey on Western tourists. Posing as a gem dealer named Alain Gautheir, Charles began building a family of con artists to follow him. But beginning in 1975, Charles became more than just a con artist—he became a serial killer.

Feb 12 2020

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Charles Sobhraj Pt. 1: “The Bikini Killer”

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In the late 1960s and early 1970s, Charles Sobhraj was one of the most elusive con artists in the world. Though his cons were elaborate, he knew he would be able to prey on unsuspecting Western tourists traveling along the “Hippie Trail,” the road between Istanbul and Bangkok. 

Feb 05 2020

56mins

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Charles Sobhraj

Feeling Murdery
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Charles "The Serpent" Sobhraj liked to make friends and influence people and also poison and kill those same friends and people...

Jan 17 2020

23mins

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Charles Sobhraj #2 (Of our wrongs and our rights)

See No, Hear No, Speak No: UFOs, Conspiracies, and Murder
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Strap in folks! It's gonna be a bumpy ride of false family gettin and diarrhea medicine!

Dec 28 2018

1hr 59mins

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Charles Sobhraj

Puckish Rouge
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Nov 24 2018

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Episode 1 - Charles Sobhraj

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It’s Dec 18 1975 Pattaya a beach resort town on the eastern seaboard of Thailand. A fisherman discovers a bikini clad body of a western tourist floating in the water. He drags it to shore and police are called. There is no identification and no signs of foul play. Is this just an accident or is there something more sinister a involved. This is the story of Charles Sobhraj – AKA the bikini killer.

Oct 17 2016

24mins

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