Sanskrit news fom Delhi is back

Michael Witzel witzel at FAS.HARVARD.EDU
Mon Nov 26 23:03:37 EST 2001


Finally, the daily Sanskrit news from Delhi is available again, if only via
some Skt. enthusiasts:
http://sanskrit.gde.to/sanskritnews.html

The offical website of Allindia Radio, Delhi
(http://216.167.121.184/cgi-bin/air_live.cgi ) has been out of service for
many months now, and it had bad (medium wave) audio quality anyhow.

The new web site (below) is better, though not of FM quality either (higher
frequencies are missing, slight static).

Radio Nepal's Skt. program, the only other Skt. news I know of next to
Deutsche Welle, Cologne, http://www.dwelle.de/sanskrit/ , was available on
the web only via HBC   http://www.hbc.com.np/home/   this June.
(R.Nepal  normally only broadcasts the news in Nepali and English,
http://www.catmando.com/radionepal/   and via HBC also in Newari, Maithili
and Tamang).


Enjoy! MW

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FORWARDED:
Date: Mon, 26 Nov 2001 17:50:50 -0700
From: Sai <sai at cs.utah.edu>
Subject: All India Radio sanskrit news available daily in realaudio
- ----- Forwarded message from Nandakishor Abhyankar
<sanskrit1 at hotmail.com> -----
> Please listen to Sanskrit audio news from All India Radio at
> http://sanskrit.gde.to/sanskritnews.html or click on News on front end.
> Dilip Damle from New Delhi has been copying, converting, transferring,
> uploading the real audio files on daily basis.  Please pass on the
> information to others.  If there are not too many regular listeners I do
> not want to burden Dilip with this daily activity.
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Michael Witzel
Department of Sanskrit & Indian Studies, Harvard University
2 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge MA 02138, USA

ph. 1- 617-496 2990 (also messages)
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