Where can we receive Radio Sai?
1 ANS. You can listen to our streaming web service,
which is available here from anywhere in the world.
You can listen to Radio
Sai with a WorldSpace receiver in Asia. and
most parts of Africa and Europe. If you
are located outside this coverage area,
SGH on AfriStar for Europe and Africa is
a pay channel in WorldSpace's Gold Bouquet.
has stopped broadcasting from January 2010.
Satellite coverage maps are available here .
Can we receive Radio Sai with our Digital
2 ANS. You can listen to Radiosai with wifi radios as given here, but not with other radio sets.
You need a WorldSpace
receiver to listen to Radio Sai, since programs
are transmitted from the WorldSpace Satellite
in an encrypted format.
Where can we buy a WorldSpace receiver?
3 ANS. WorldSpace satellites stopped broadcasting SGH from October 2012.
Online ordering of receivers is available at www.worldspace.com and
specifically for Indian customers at www.worldspace.in .
WorldSpace receivers are also available
in a variety of models at different price
points at the Bhaktha Sahayak Sangh General
Stores in Prashanthi Nilayam.
Since WorldSpace went into Bankruptcy,
it is difficult to buy WorldSpace receivers. WorldSpace satellites stopped broadcasting from June 2011, and resumed SGH on a trial basis from November 2011 at limited times during the day - currently 6.30 am to 10.30 pm IST.
I bought a set from Prashanthi Nilayam and
the sales assistant told me to point the
antenna to the South East to receive the
broadcast. Even though I've done so, why
am I not able to receive Radio Sai?
4 ANS. WorldSpace satellites have stopped broadcasting SGH from October 2012
and resumed SGH on a trial basis from November 2011 at limited times during the day - currently 6.30 am to 10.30 pm IST. The sales assistant
told you to point to the South East, assuming
you live in India. If you live outside India,
follow the directions given in the instruction
mannual of the receiver. Some minor adjustments may be needed to get
the best reception.
Can we contribute programs to Radio Sai?
5 ANS. We would be happy to
receive your support. Please contact [email protected] for information
How do you broadcast from Prashanthi Nilayam?
6 ANS. This is explained here.
Can you do live broadcasts?
7 ANS. At present we are
offering live broadcasts daily during the prayer sessions.
When do you broadcast Baba's discourses?
8 ANS. Our schedule
gives more information.
Can we buy Radio Sai broadcast material
9 ANS. Some material is
available for sale at the Sri Sathya Sai
Books and Publications Trust at Prashanthi
Nilayam and also on our website, with the products section.
Can we listen to Radio Sai on our car radio?
10 ANS. You can listen in your car by hooking up your mobile to your car radio.
Methods for listening with mobile phones are given here.
At present, WorldSpace
receivers are not available for installation
in cars. The antenna is directional, so
reception is not ensured in moving cars.
But WorldSpace is working in that direction.
A solution may be expected soon.