India Waves 25 Years
Making Waves on Airwaves - Since 1994!


India Waves


Anthony, S. Pioneered South Asian broadcast media in Los Angeles over four decades ago. In 1994, his protégé Lakshmi Baweja founded India Waves - First and only of its kind unique blend of Bollywood, Hollywood, Youth and Community program.

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India Waves YOUTH WING: Students 13 - 17 years. Internship, TV reporting & Volunteer Opportunity. Email resume: info: IW Youth Wing tab

Recent quizzes answered during India Waves TV broadcast hours.
  • Question: Name two bollywood actors and what are they sharing in the picture? (Phoo aired on India Waves TV during broadcast hours) 
    “Baby coming soon…” Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor share picture performing ultrasound   

  • Question: Name the Bollywood copycat song and in which film? (clip aired during India Waves TV broadcast)
    Dupatta song from Jugjugg Jeeyo (2022) copied from Surjit Bindrakhia's Popular Punjabi song "Dupatta Tera Satrang Da"

  • Question: Name the bollywood actress and at least two of her films? (Clip aired on IWTV)
    Shraddha Kapoor. Films include Baaghi 3, Street Dancer, Ek Villain, OK Jaanu, Rock On 2, ABCD 2, Aashiqui 2.

  • Name Name popular Bollywood actor & why he calle Shah Rukh Khan thankless?
    Shatrughan Sinha called Shah Rukh Khan thankless, because he says Shah Rukh Khan did not thank him for defending Aryan Khan in drugs case.

  • Question: Name the Bollywood celebs in yoga poses?
    Anil Kapoor, Neha Dhupia, Anushka Sharma, Kangana Ranaut.

  • Question: Which Bollywood actress said and Why she never met her husband's ex-wife also an actress? 
    Answer: Kareena Kapoor said  that she never met Amrita Singh who is ex-wife of Saif Ali khan. Kareena met Saif after many years of his divorce and he was single at that time.  

Congratulations to winners of recent quizzes (Winners declared on first come first served basis plus at random)

1. Tushar B   
2. Jagat S
3. I Rajakumar
4. S Edwards
5. G Manmadkar
6. S Nandiwada
7. Anasuya D
8. Sim E
9. M Bauer
10. Sudesh M

11. Khalida K
12. L Scott 
13. Jyothirmayee P
14. Shankar T
15. Romapreet S
16. N Upadhyaya
17. Roger D
18. Neha P
19. Suresh M
20. Deven N 

21. Supriya N 
22. Charulata M
23. H Mahajan
24. Paul D
25. Meenupriya R
26. Ranjan D
27. Ashish B
28. Kamaal M
29. Maura H
30. SuneetK

31. Ila  S
32. Prem S
33. Megha D
34. Vijaya P
35. K Hernandes
36. SJ Roy
37. Suneeta 
38. Deepak G
39. John J
40. Protima D

41.  Asit L
42.  Devender S
43.  Malini R
44.  JehanM
45.  Devki D
46.  Manpreet
47.  Rahul D
48.  Hemlata J
49.  Jayesh L
50. sridhar T 

51.  Dolly C
5. S Mehta    
53. Rupali K
54. Seema M
55. Muneerah L

Win movie tickets for TWO good at major & minor movie theater chains!
Over 26,000 screens including Cinemark Century, AMC, Regal Cinemas, Landmark plus many more across USA!
India Waves TV Prize giveaway during broadcast hours entry instructions!
  1. Open Entry: India Waves TV prize giveaway during every broadcast is open to ALL but entries during broadcast hours only!
  2. Quiz Prize Opportunity:
    The Quiz Question is announced with Graphics during broadcast on India Waves TV.
    Watch & participate during broadcast anywhere across USA (check tab "TV Schedule Channel/Time")
    India Waves TV programs may provide opportunity for more than One quiz per broadcast!
  3. Eligibility: Every viewer residing in USA is eligible to enter the contest, must respond to the quiz via email
  4. Your ID to secure your Prize: Make sure your email includes following:
    First & Last Name
    Street Address (No Post Office or Mail Box address)
    Telephone Number
    Answer to Quiz asked on TV (during broadcast hours)
  5. Warning: Your Entry without your Answer, First and Last name, address and telephone will be invalid.
  6. Multiple Winners: There will be multiple winners per quiz. Winners will be on first come first served basis (in the order correct answer is received via email.)
  7. Random Winners: If your Quiz Answers is wrong, you may be selected as random winner on India Waves TV.
  8. Winners listed on website every week! Each week names of winners will be listed on this webpage following the weekend's broadcast.
  9. Winner Email Notification: Every winner will be officially notified via email by India Waves with Prize instructions within 72 hours from the broadcast.
  10. Prizes Email/Mail/Pick Up: Prizes will be emailed, mailed or Winner will be asked to pick up at a designated location! You will get instructions via email.
  11. Prize pick up Deadline: Please note if a Winner is notified to pick up prizes at designated location has up to 10 days to pick up the prize or forfeit!
  12. Your Prize: Winners do not choose their prize. India Waves uses discretion to select prizes for winners. Prizes are not substituted.
  13. One Household: Only one winner per household per week. There will be more Winners in more households!
  14. Be a Winner every week! Of course you can be a Winner every week but only one winner per household!
  15. How to secure your prize? If your prize is not arriving via USPS or email & you are asked to pick up your prize, you must present official photo ID with the name used in contest entry to claim prizes.
  16. Look what you can win? Movie tickets, Movie Merchandise, Tees, Concert tickets, DVDs, CDs, Tattoos, games, caps, momentos, souvenirs, etc.
  17. USPS mail/Email: India Waves is not responsible for misplaced or lost prizes in USPS mail. If you are sent prizes via email & you share email with someone, you risk your prize/special code.
  18. Violation: Any violation including false name or address misrepresentation, will disqualify the winner, the prize will be passed to the next deserving winner.
  19. Disqualification: Any false claim information to obtain prize will result in disqualification of your participation on India Waves prize giveaway contest.
  20. Winners at random: There are hundreds & thousands participating for India Waves TV quiz broadcast across USA. There are many who correctly answer the Quiz every program. The Winners are selected in order & at random as well.
  21. Prize Updates: Please keep checking for updates on Prize validation. India Waves reserves the right to enforce the above prize giveaway policy.

    Our track record for almost 30 years: We appreciate your continued support & Networking! India Waves, pioneers in South Asian broadcast in USA – First & Only of its kind Bollywood, Hollywood, Youth & Community program. Almost 5 million prizes given away including Hollywood & Bollywood movie tickets Advance screening passes, Concert tickets, DVDs, CDs, Souvenirs & Merchandise!! A World Record for an Indian Media…not possible without you!!!
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