Radio Awaz Winnipeg

About Us

Welcome to Radio Awaz – Winnipeg’s Premier 24-Hour East Indian Radio Station Since 2016!

Discover the rich tapestry of Punjabi, Hindi, Urdu, and English programming that sets Radio Awaz apart as the city’s first East Indian radio station. Established in 2016, we’ve been dedicated to keeping Winnipeg tuned in with a diverse range of content.

A little history about Winnipeg

Winnipeg, the capital and largest city of Manitoba, Canada, boasts a rich history and cultural diversity. Established as a fur trading post in the early 19th century, the city grew rapidly during the late 1800s due to its strategic location at the confluence of the Red and Assiniboine Rivers. 

Winnipeg played a pivotal role in Canada’s development, serving as a major transportation hub and a gateway to the West. The city’s economic prosperity was fueled by industries such as agriculture, manufacturing, and the railway, solidifying its status as the “Gateway to the West.”

Throughout the 20th century, Winnipeg evolved into a dynamic urban center known for its vibrant arts and cultural scene. From hosting the famous Winnipeg General Strike of 1919 to becoming a key player in the Canadian music and film industry, the city has left an indelible mark on the country’s history. 

Today, Winnipeg stands as a modern metropolis with a diverse population that celebrates its multicultural roots. From its historic neighborhoods to contemporary developments, the city continues to thrive as a cultural, economic, and educational hub in the heart of Canada.