Witness & Celebrate the 'Shahi Snan’ (holy bath) at Kumbh Mela, Only on the d2h Darshan Channel
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Join the celebrations of 'The Shahi Snan' with d2h

12th May 2016, Mumbai: d2h (NASDAQ, USA: VDTH) India’s fastest growing DTH service provider will broadcast live the 'Shahi Snan’ (holy bath) on d2h Darshan channel. The month-long Kumbh Mela in Ujjain is  witnessing an enormous number of devout Hindus. The arrival of millions of devotees from across the world to participate in the 'Shahi Snan’ (holy bath) would now be featured live on d2h Darshan channel starting 15th May to 21st May from 4.00 am to 10.00 am.  The earlier Shahi Snan on Akshay Tritiya, 9th May and the Vaishaka Panchami on 11th May was also telecasted live on d2h Darshan.

The channel will air the live ‘Shahi Snans’ on the following dates:

Date Shahi Snan
15th May 2016 Vrishabh Sankranti
17th May 2016 Ekadashi & Pradosh Snan
19th May 2016 Pradosh
20th May 2016 Nursingh Jayanti
21st May 2016 Purnima

Mr. Saurabh Dhoot – Executive Director, d2h,   “d2h Darshan is a service that offers a wide variety  of religious content for d2h subscribers. We would add to the celebration of the holy Simhastha Kumbh Mela, which is being held in Ujjain, by broadcasting liveof the  'Shahi Snan’ from the Kumbh Mela site. This will enable our viewers from different corners of the country to view the most auspicious moments of the Kumbh Mela  from the comfort of their homes.’’

Mr. Anil Khera – CEO, d2h added, d2h Darshan is a powerful service that is targeted to a whole segment of viewers who sought spiritual and religious content  as part of their faith and their desire to lead a spiritual lifestyle. We are pleased to announce the live broadcast of the auspicious  'Shahi Snan’ on d2h Darshan channel and are confident that we will gain better penetration, through this initiative.”

d2h has prided itself in presenting its subscribers with a robust line-up of 600 channels and services, including a host of regional channels. It offers a wide range of active services like smart services including Smart English, Smart Games. The other active services include d2h Hollywood HD, d2h music, d2h spice, d2h cinema in both Standard Definition and HD, etc.

Note to Editors: About d2h

d2h is India’s fastest growing DTH service provider which offers over 600 channels and services. d2h is launching HD Smart Connect Set top Box (Connected Set top box) which converts your existing normal TV into a Smart TV. The Connected set top box allows one to browse content from Facebook, Twitter, Daily Motion, video on demand sites, news sites, weather sites, etc through applications residing on STB. Powered by the MPEG-4 and DVB-S2 technology, d2h transforms your TV into a hub of entertainment and knowledge. It offers a wide range of active services including Smart English, Smart Games. The other active services include d2h Hollywood HD, d2h music, d2h spice, d2h cinema in both Standard Definition and HD, etc. It launched India’s first 4K Ultra HD DTH channel service. d2h offers India’s first Radio Frequency Remote Control. d2h also offers 45 “HD” channels and services. d2h has a pan India sales & distribution channel, superior service orientation & a track record of introducing technologically innovative product and service offerings. d2h has over 300 own service centres spread across 7500 top towns in India to attend and resolve the service issues within 4-6 hrs.

d2h was the first Indian media company to be listed on NASDAQ, USA. d2h has been awarded as India’s Most Trusted Brand 2016, Pay TV Operator of the Year at MIPCOM Cannes 2015, Asia’s most promising DTH brand 2013 & 2014, India’s Best brand by Economic Times 2014, India’s Most Promising Brand by Economic Times 2015 & recognised as top 50 dream companies to work for by World HRD Congress.