16th-31st January 2014
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DD-Bharati, a national channel of Doordarshan, India's Public Service Broadcaster, is the only channel dedicated to ART & CULTURE in INDIA.
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In this issue:

Republic Day
This Month's Attractions
http://bharati.ddgov.in/2013/December-16-31/images/arrow_ltr.gif Shri Pranab Mukherjee, The President of India’s message to the Nation 
LIVE from Rashtrapati Bhawan
- On 25th January from 07:00 pm to 08:00 pm

65th Republic Day Parade - LIVE
- On 26th January from 09:00 am onwards

Beating Retreat
- LIVE from Rajpath
- On 29th January from 04:45 pm to 06:15 pm

• We pay homage to the father of the nation with
Sarva Dharm Prarthana Sabha
- LIVE from Birla House
- 30th January from 04:00 pm to 05:20 pm

Our homage to the nation builders

http://bharati.ddgov.in/2013/December-16-31/images/arrow_ltr.gif Documentaries daily at 04.00 pm, 12:00 am & 08:00 am

Freedom Struggle Gatha- Constitution of India
- (A documentary about presidents of India)
- On 18th January (Saturday)

Hum Ek Hain-Samvidhan Aur Nagrik
- (Discussion on constitution & citizens)
- On 21st January (Tuesday)

Journey Through Lines –India Reflects
- (Interview based documentation on Indian democracy through
- On 22nd January (Wednesday)

Meri Baat - Our Constitutional Rights
- (A talk show)
- On 26th January (Sunday)

Watch our literary section ‘Sahitya Bharati

http://bharati.ddgov.in/2013/December-16-31/images/arrow_ltr.gif Daily at 08:00 pm, 4:00 am and 12:00 pm

Samanvay: Indian Language Festival
- (A Report)
- On 27th, 28th, 29th and 31st January

Maithili Sharan Gupt
- (On his birth anniversary)
- On 25th January (Saturday) at 07:30 pm

Let’s analyse the aboriginal folklore and popular culture of the Adivasis in our devoted slot for

http://bharati.ddgov.in/2013/December-16-31/images/arrow_ltr.gif Art & Artist/History - Heritage, Architecture & Monuments Daily
at 05:00 pm, 1:00 pm and 09:00 am

Watch a series on

‘Mirror for Man’ (Tribal Heritage of India)
- (A series about trades, crafts and professions of the tribes)
- From 16th to 19th January


Indian Art In Modernism
- (Starting with impact of western art and culminating with visionary Tagore contribution)
- On 27th -29th & 31st January

(A great historical drama on the stormy life story of Dr. Hur Jun, a legendary doctor from the Chosun dynasty.)

http://bharati.ddgov.in/2013/December-16-31/images/arrow_ltr.gif Watch world famous Korean Serial in Hindi

“The Legendary Dr. Hur Jun”
- From Monday to Friday
at 07:00 pm, 03:00 am and 11:00 am

Travel, Explore and Discover India

http://bharati.ddgov.in/2013/December-16-31/images/arrow_ltr.gif In Travel and Tourism everyday at 06:00 pm, 02:00 am & 10:00 am

Watch our series

Hamari Virasat
- (A five episode series highlighting and promoting our cultural heritage)


Rajasthan Re Shaan
- (A five episode series depicting the story of formidable monuments
  & cultural diversity of Rajasthan)

http://bharati.ddgov.in/2013/December-16-31/images/arrow_ltr.gif In our Environment and Science segment Daily at 05:30 pm, 01:30 am and 09:30 am

Kuchh Tukke Kuchh Teer


Jo Hai Jaisa Kyun Hai Waisa

Enjoy a perfect blend of rhythmic steps and graceful movements with
beautiful ‘Mudras’, ‘Laya’ and ‘Taal’

http://bharati.ddgov.in/2013/December-16-31/images/arrow_ltr.gif Mukteshwar Dance Festival, Odisha
- LIVE from the complex of 350 - year old legendary temple of Mukteshwar in Bhubaneswar
- Continues till 16th January from 06:00 pm to 08:30 pm

Music is food for soul … Have a musical feast by the maestros

http://bharati.ddgov.in/2013/December-16-31/images/arrow_ltr.gif Rajarani Music Festival, Odisha
- LIVE from Rajarani Temple Premises, Bhubaneswar
- On 18th, 19th and 20th January, at 06:00 pm, 02:00 am & 10:00 am

http://bharati.ddgov.in/2013/December-16-31/images/arrow_ltr.gif Thyagaraja Aradhana Music Festival, Tamil Nadu
- On the occasion of 167th Aradhana Day, LIVE from Chennai
- On 21st January at 08:30 am, 04:30 pm & 12:30 am
Enjoy Classical Music daily at 09:00 pm

http://bharati.ddgov.in/2013/December-16-31/images/arrow_ltr.gif Annual Saptak Music Festival, Gujarat
- From 14th January onwards, daily at 09:00 pm

Experience the unique cultural extravaganza of Andaman & Nicobar Islands

http://bharati.ddgov.in/2013/December-16-31/images/arrow_ltr.gif Island Tourism Festival - 2014
- Closing ceremony LIVE from Port Blair
- On 24th January from 06:00 pm to 08:00 pm

As the nation celebrates “Girls Child Day’’ on 24th January
Don’t miss our women special slot

http://bharati.ddgov.in/2013/December-16-31/images/arrow_ltr.gif Aadha Aakash Apna (Women hold up half the sky)
- Daily at 08:30 pm, 04:30 am and 12:30 pm

also watch

Girls Can’t Wait
- (A documentary on girl’s education in India & its role in
reforming social environment)
- On 24th January (Friday)

Rehana – A Quest for Freedom
- (A short film on women rights)
- On 19th January (Sunday)


- (A film on the life of dancing girls)
- On 26th January (Sunday)


Leila Seth
- (The first woman to become Chief Justice of a State High Court)
- On 17th January (Friday)

Shibani Chaudhuri
- (Film maker & environmentalist)
- On 25th January (Saturday)


- (Archna Joglekar & Arun Govil starrer serial based on a Marathi story)
- On 15th January (Wednesday) onwards

Country remembers ‘Father of the Nation’ On Martyrs' Day

http://bharati.ddgov.in/2013/December-16-31/images/arrow_ltr.gif In Biography segment daily 10:00 pm, 06:00 am & 02:00 pm


Gandhi’s Contribution to Humanity
- On 30th January (Thursday)

Other biographies

Lala Lajpat Rai
- (On his birth anniversary)
- On 28th January (Tuesday)

Sarod ke Sant –Ustad Ali Akbar Khan
- On 27th January (Monday)


Prof. Arjun Sengupta
- On 29th January (Wednesday)

http://bharati.ddgov.in/2013/December-16-31/images/arrow_ltr.gif Vividha: best of classical, light music and dances
- Daily at 11:30 pm, 07:30 am and 03:30 pm

Janakristi Samaroh at Maligaon, Assam
- (Dances of North-East )
- On 22nd January (Wednesday)