01st-15th January 2014
India's only channel dedicated to Art & Culture.
About The Channel
DD-Bharati, a national channel of Doordarshan, India's Public Service Broadcaster, is the only channel dedicated to ART & CULTURE in INDIA.
In case you miss any of our programmes, please remember... we telecast it thrice a day, 8 hours apart! So simply catch your favourite show that you missed 8 hours later, or again 8 hours after that! Keep watching
This Fortnight:
Republic Day
This Month's Attractions
Sirpur Music and Dance Festival, Chhattisgarh
Live from Raipur
- On January 04th, 05th & 06th
from 07:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Guru Gobind Singh’s Birth Anniversary from Patna
- On January 07th
from 09:00 am - 01:30 pm

Saptak Music Festival, Gujarat
(An institution that exists solely for music)
Live from Ahmedabad
- On January 14th
from 09:00 pm - 12:00 midnight

Island Tourism Festival, Port Blair
- January 14th onwards
from 06:00 pm to 08:00 pm

Mukteswar Dance Festival, Odisha
Live from the complex of 350 year old legendary temple of Mukteswar in Bhubaneswar
From January 14th to 16th
06:00 pm to 08:30 pm

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• Observe World Peace Day with DD Bharati
Wangari Muta Maathai
(An eminent Kenyan environmental and political activist, who became the 1st African woman to receive the Nobel Peace Prize for her contribution to sustainable development, democracy and peace)
- On January 2nd (Thursday)

• The Truth of Art: Padam Shri Kehsav Malik
(A renowned Indian poet, critic, arts scholar and curator)
– On January5th (Sunday)

• Kedarnath Singh
(Awarded with Sahitya Akademi Award, Singh is one of the most prominent modern Hindi poets)
– On January 6th(Monday) 

• Sachi Routary
(Sachidananda Rautray, popularly known as Sachi Routray was an Oriya poet, novelist, short-story writer)
– On January 8th(Wednesday) 

• Gopulu
(S. Gopalan, well known with his pen-name Gopulu is a Tamil illustrator and cartoonist)
– On January 9th(Thursday)

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• Remembering our leader and late Prime Minister who gave us the slogan of “Jai Jawan Jai Kisan” - Lal Bahadur Shastri
(On his death anniversary  )
- On January 11th (Saturday)

• Mirror For Man - Tribal Heritage of India
(A series of 11 episodes on the inimitable tribal heritage of India) 
- begins January 2nd (Thursday)

http://bharati.ddgov.in/2013/December-16-31/images/arrow_ltr.gif Sahitya Bharati at 08:00 pm 

• A feature on noted Hindi-Sanskrit litterateur and journalist Vidya Niwas Mishra
- On January 4th (Saturday)

• A special programme on lone of the leading Hindi poets, Kunwar Narain
- On January 9th (Thursday)

• Know more about Padma Shri awardee Manipuri writer M. K. Binodini
- On January 11th (Saturday)

Celebrate the Magh Snan on Makar Sankranti…
Mahakumbh in Search of a Nectar
- On January 14th
at 04:00 pm

Celebrate the Harvest Festivals
- On January 13th
at 04:30 pm

(A documentary on the harvest festival celebrated in Tamilnadu)
- On January 14th
at 10:30 pm

arrow_ltr In our special slot for women, Aadha Aakash Apna(Women Hold Up Half the Sky)at 08:30 pm 

Mubarak Begum
(Erstwhile Ghazal and playback singer of Indian cinema) 
– On January 4th (Saturday) 


(Story of a daughter who blazes new trail in the society by standing against the conventional views of her father)
Monday to Thursday (continues this fortnight)

Watch many more documentaries, films and interviews narrating the success stories of women.

Watch famous Korean Serial “The Legendary Dr. Hur Jun” in Hindi
(A great historical drama on the stormy life story of Hur Jun, a legendary doctor from the Chosun Dynasty.)
- Starting from January 13th, Monday to Friday at 07:00 pm

arrow_ltr Now Dances of India every day at 10:30 pm (except Saturdays)

arrow_ltr Also watch out for our new segment Vividha (Best of Classical & Light Music and Dances) daily at 11:30 pm

arrow_ltr Documentaries - A rich repository of films now every day at 04:00 pm and 07:00 pm

• On the birth anniversary of Indian philosopher and monk Swami Vivekananda watch Bharat Ke Sant - Swami Vivekananda
- On January 12th(Friday) at04:00 pm

• Wandering Monk
(A documentary based on Swami Vivekananda)
- On January 12th (Friday) at 07:00 pm

• From Orphanage To Olympics
(An inspirational documentary on the orphanages of Manipur, where children are motivated for sports)
- On January 5th (Sunday) at 07:00 pm

• Kathputli
(A documentary shot in the Kathputli Colony, a slum in West Delhi which houses 12,000 families of folk artists)
- On January 11th(Saturday) at 04:00 pm

Description: http://bharati.ddgov.in/2013/December-01-15/images/arrow_ltr.gif Don’t miss our regular segment on Classical Music daily at 09:00 pm                                                                          

Dr. Balamuralikrishna - Carnatic Music Vocalist
- On January 2nd (Thursday)  
Sangeet Samay – Vishwa Mohan Bhatt on Mohan Veena
- On January 7th (Tuesday)

Gayatri Sankaran – Carnatic Music Vocalist
- On January 9th (Thursday)

And many other masters...