The 4 AM Indian Time Broadcast is a direct relay of the Akashvani Kolkata (All India Radio) Broadcast from Calcutta.
WHAT: Mahalaya day 4 AM Morning Radio Program: Mahishasurmardini by Birendra Krishna Bhadra (Saregama Plc.)
WHERE: Online at http://www.washingtonbanglaradio.com/
WHEN (SCHEDULE): Please tune in to your closest time-zone at 4 AM your local time from the following:
10/15/2012 4 AM @ SYDNEY AUSTRALIA - WBRi Studio time: 10/14/2012 2 PM
10/15/2012 4 AM @ CALCUTTA INDIA - WBRi Studio time: 10/14//2012 6:30 PM (LIVE RELAY FROM ALL INDIA RADIO)
10/15/2012 4 AM @ BERLIN GERMANY - WBRi Studio time: 10/14//2012 10:00 PM
10/15/2012 4 AM @ WASHINGTON DC/Eastern Time USA - WBRi Studio time: 10/15/2012 4 AM (of course!)
10/15/2012 4 AM @ SAN FRANCISCO/Pacific Time USA - WBRi Studio time: 10/15/2012 7 AM
Washington Bangla Radio® USA (WBRi), a prominent internet Bengali online Radio station, will air the legendary Birendra Krishna Bhadra 's rendition of Mahishasurmardini on WBRi Channel-2 on the day of Mahalaya - on Monday October 15, 2012 repeated at 4 AM across various time zones across the globe.
Listeners can tune into the online Bengali Radio® live web-cast from the Washington Bangla Radio website http://www.WashingtonBanglaRadio.com and select Channel 2 (Special broadcast) of Mahishasurmardini, also accessible on cell phones and mobile devices via mobile web browsers.
In a Bengali Radio tradition for more than half a century, All India Radio (Akashvani) Kolkata broadcasts spiritual poet Birendra Krishna Bhadra's recitation Mahishashura Mardini (a collection of shlokas and songs dedicated to Goddess Durga) at 4 AM the day of Mahalaya, ushering the Bengali festival of Durga Puja.
All India Radio (AIR), officially known as Akashvani, founded in 1936, is the radio broadcaster of India and a division of Prasar Bharati (Broadcasting Corporation of India), an autonomous corporation of the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India.
Washington Bangla Radio® is a path-setting online Bengali Radio station operated by WBRi, Inc. broadcasting classic and contemporary Bangla songs and Music from Germantown, Maryland, USA.
Mahishashurmardini by Birendra Krishna Bhadra is broadcast free on Washington Bangla Radio® on Mahalaya courtesy Saregama Plc, erstwhile HMV.