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List of TV episodes written by Mindy Kaling, listed alphabetically. This list of television episodes written by Mindy Kaling also includes any episodes that were co-written by Mindy Kaling. Various bits of information are available for these episodes, such as what season the episode is from and when it originally aired. If you want to know more about a particular episode you can click on its name for additional details.

Examples of episodes on this list: "Diwali," "Niagara, Part 2" and more.

This list answers the questions, "Which episodes of The Office were written by Mindy Kaling?" and "What shows has Mindy Kaling written for?"

Viewers rarely pay attention to who wrote a television episode, so use this list to further your appreciation for TV writers. Mindy Kaling may not only be a writer, as there are potential producer and director credits as well. (28 items)
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Ben Franklin is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list TV Episodes Written By Mindy Kaling
Episode: 14, Season: The Office (US TV series) season 3

Original Airing: Feb 01 2007

"Ben Franklin" is the fifteenth episode of the third season of the American comedy television series The Office, and the show's forty-third episode overall. Written by Mindy Kaling, ...more
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Branch Wars is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list TV Episodes Written By Mindy Kaling
Episode: 6, Season: The Office (US TV series) season 3

Original Airing: Nov 01 2007

Karen, now the regional manager of the Utica branch, attempts to lure Stanley away from Scranton. When Michael objects, he brings Jim and Dwight into his "war." Meanwhile, the other ...more
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Chair Model is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list TV Episodes Written By Mindy Kaling
Chair Model Episode: 10, Season: The Office (US TV series) season 3

Original Airing: Apr 17 2008

Karen, now the regional manager of the Utica branch, attempts to lure Stanley away from Scranton. When Michael objects, he brings Jim and Dwight into his "war." Meanwhile, the other ...more
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Christmas Wishes is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list TV Episodes Written By Mindy Kaling
Christmas Wishes Episode: 10, Season: The Office - Season 8

Original Airing: Dec 08 2011

Andy tries to make this year’s Christmas the best ever by granting each person’s holiday wishes. Meanwhile, Robert California tries to drown his sorrows at the office party.
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Classy Christmas is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list TV Episodes Written By Mindy Kaling
Classy Christmas

Original Airing: Dec 09 2010

Michael could not be happier when Toby has to take a leave of absence and corporate sends Holly Flax to cover for him. Pam is forced to do a second Christmas party after Michael wants the party ...more
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Classy Christmas (1) is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list TV Episodes Written By Mindy Kaling
Classy Christmas (1) Episode: 11, Season: The Office - Season 7

Original Airing: Dec 09 2010

Michael could not be happier when Toby has to take a leave of absence and corporate sends Holly Flax to cover for him. Pam is forced to do a second Christmas party after Michael wants the party ...more
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Classy Christmas (2) is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list TV Episodes Written By Mindy Kaling
Classy Christmas (2) Episode: 12, Season: The Office - Season 7

Original Airing: Dec 09 2010

Michael could not be happier when Toby has to take a leave of absence and corporate sends Holly Flax to cover for him. Pam is forced to do a second Christmas party after Michael wants the party ...more
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Diwali is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list TV Episodes Written By Mindy Kaling
Episode: 6, Season: The Office (US TV series) season 3

Original Airing: Nov 02 2006

It's Diwali, The Hindu Festival of Lights, Michael encourages the entire Scranton branch to support Kelly and attend a local celebration of Diwali. Meanwhile Ryan faces Kelly's family at the
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Frame Toby is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list TV Episodes Written By Mindy Kaling
Episode: 8, Season: The Office (US TV series) season 5

Original Airing: Nov 20 2008

A mysterious person in the office has made a huge mess in the microwave and will not clean it up. Meanwhile, Michael has to come to terms with the fact that there have been certain personnel ...more
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Golden Ticket is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list TV Episodes Written By Mindy Kaling
Golden Ticket Episode: 17, Season: The Office (US TV series) season 5

Original Airing: Mar 12 2009

Michael's relationship with the new vice president becomes increasingly tense, as Michael finds an excuse to goof off even more than usual. Meanwhile, Pam faces the challenge of a new copier and ...more
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Hot Girl is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list TV Episodes Written By Mindy Kaling
Episode: 6, Season: The Office (US TV series) season 1

Original Airing: Apr 26 2005

A woman who comes to the office to sell purses gets the male members of staff excited. She rejects Dwight's advances, but Michael reckons he's still in with a chance.
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Lecture Circuit is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list TV Episodes Written By Mindy Kaling
Lecture Circuit
"Lecture Circuit" is a two-part episode of the American comedy television series The Office. They constituted the sixteenth and seventeenth episodes of the fifth season, and the 88th ...more
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Lecture Circuit (Part 1)... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list TV Episodes Written By Mindy Kaling
Episode: 14, Season: The Office (US TV series) season 5

Original Airing: Feb 05 2009

A mystery woman at the office blood drive catches Michael's eye. Dwight and Kevin both find women at the "Lonely Hearts Party," while Jim and Pam are forced to leave because of PDAs—so ...more
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Lecture Circuit (Part 2)... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list TV Episodes Written By Mindy Kaling
Lecture Circuit (Part 2) Episode: 15, Season: The Office (US TV series) season 5

Original Airing: Feb 12 2009

Michael and Pam continue their tour of the branches with Michael taking a lesson from their visit to Utica. Dwight and Jim struggle to fulfill their new party planning duties with a grumpy ...more
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Michael's Last Dundies ... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list TV Episodes Written By Mindy Kaling
Michael's Last Dundies Episode: 21, Season: The Office - Season 7

Original Airing: Apr 21 2011

"Michael's Last Dundies" is the twenty-first episode of the seventh season of the American comedy television series The Office and the show's 147th episode overall. It originally aired ...more
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Niagara is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list TV Episodes Written By Mindy Kaling

Original Airing: Oct 08 2009

"Niagara" is an hour-long episode of the sixth season of the U.S. comedy series The Office. It is the 4th and 5th episodes in the season's episode count and the 104th and 105th episode ...more
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Niagara, Part 1 is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list TV Episodes Written By Mindy Kaling
Niagara, Part 1 Episode: 4, Season: The Office (US TV Series) season 6

Original Airing: Oct 08 2009

The Dunder Mifflin staff head to Niagara Falls for Jim and Pam's wedding, with the understanding that her pregnancy is a forbidden discussion topic, but Jim's slip of the tongue prods Michael to ...more
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Niagara, Part 2 is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list TV Episodes Written By Mindy Kaling
Niagara, Part 2 Episode: 5, Season: The Office (US TV Series) season 6

Original Airing: Oct 08 2009

The Dunder Mifflin staff head to Niagara Falls for Jim and Pam's wedding, with the understanding that her pregnancy is a forbidden discussion topic, but Jim's slip of the tongue prods Michael to ...more
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Night Out is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list TV Episodes Written By Mindy Kaling
Episode: 15, Season: The Office (US TV series) season 4
Ryan gets the surprise of his life when Michael and Dwight travel to NYC to go clubbing with him and his friends. Back in Scranton, the staffers are upset that they have to spend Saturday ...more
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Pilot is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list TV Episodes Written By Mindy Kaling
Pilot Episode: 1, Season: The Mindy Project - Season 1

Original Airing: Sep 25 2012

After getting drunk and disorderly at her ex-boyfriend's wedding, Dr. Mindy Lahiri realizes she needs to get her personal and professional life back on track.
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Secret Santa is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list TV Episodes Written By Mindy Kaling
Secret Santa Episode: 13, Season: The Office (US TV Series) season 6

Original Airing: Dec 10 2009

Michael gets upset when Jim promises Phyllis that she can be the office Santa, but the office Christmas party may be overshadowed by some bad news from David Wallace.
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Secretary's Day is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list TV Episodes Written By Mindy Kaling
Secretary's Day Episode: 22, Season: The Office (US TV Series) season 6

Original Airing: Apr 22 2010

Andy pulls out all the stops to give Erin a memorable Secretary's Day. Michael reluctantly takes Erin out to lunch and lets slip about Andy's relationship with Angela. Meanwhile, Oscar ...more
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Take Your Daughter to Wo... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list TV Episodes Written By Mindy Kaling
Take Your Daughter to Work Day Episode: 18, Season: The Office (US TV series) season 2

Original Airing: Mar 16 2006

A routine office day is changed when children come to Dunder Mifflin for "Take Your Daughter to Work Day." Michael is surprised when he strikes up a friendship with the five-year old ...more
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Test the Store is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list TV Episodes Written By Mindy Kaling
Test the Store Episode: 17, Season: The Office - Season 8

Original Airing: Mar 01 2012

The Florida contingent puts the final touches on the new Sabre store, with Dwight preparing a theatrical presentation in his continuing bid to impress Nellie. Back in Scranton, a red-faced Andy ...more
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The Dundies is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list TV Episodes Written By Mindy Kaling
Episode: 1, Season: The Office (US TV series) season 2

Original Airing: Sep 20 2005

It's time for the ""Dundies,"" Dunder Mifflin's annual awards banquet (held at the neighborhood Chili's), and the staff must endure the excruciating performance of their ...more