Vividh Bharati Online
Vividh Bharati Radio Live on the internet from Bangalore, India:-
Vividh Bharati service of All India Radio was planned around 1957 to compete with the then Radio Ceylon. Very soon Vividh Bharati turned out to be popular radio stop, with around 15 hours of broadcasting. Today it broadcasts 24 hours a day.
You can listen to many programs by out the day, in addition to these programmes many special programs celebrating the lives of famous personalities in music, movies and entertainment.
Around 40 transmitters on Medium Wave, FM and Short Wave carry VBS to listeners all over India. The powerful 500 KW Short Wave transmitter covers virtually the whole of the country and is heard in already the East Coast of America
VBS started a Digital broadcast (Digital Radio Mondial) on Short Wave in January 2009. The audio quality of this Short Wave signal which can be heard over many parts of India is as good if not better than a broadcast signal on FM.
Many of these regional stations produce programmes in various local languages for their local listeners.
Vividh Bharati has a history of over 50 years of broadcasting in India, having one of the best music archives. Over 40 transmitters carry the programmes to listeners on AM, FM and Shortwave. You can also listen on DTH 24 x 7. (Direct To Home is a satellite broadcast )
The main studio is at Borivili in Mumbai. except Mumbai, many of the regional centers of this radio stop have there own programming.
All India Radio is the National Broadcaster owned by the Government of India, it has around 230 Broadcasting Centres all over the country. Their domestic service operates 149 Medium wave transmitters, 54 Shortwave transmitters and 171 FM transmitters. All India Radio broadcasts in 24 languages and 146 dialects in it’s domestic service as in 2009 data.