The channel is owned by the Dhamma Education for Environment Foundation. DMC stands for the Dhamma Media Channel. It uses content from real life, and advertises itself as being suitable for people of all ages and religious persuasions. It broadcasts songs, documentaries, and cartoons 24 hours a day.
The channel frequently discusses the “Eternal Questions”, such as the meaning of life, afterlife destinations, whether life is predestined, whether heaven and hellexist, how the Law of Karma works and the existence of black magic and thesupernatural. The dangers of drugs and alcohol are often mentioned.
In July 2007 DMC.TV was awarded twelve Telly Awards for the following programmes: Dasa Jata Jataka (Religion/Spirituality & Edutainment awards), No Tobacco No Alcohol (Social Issues, Health & Wellness, Motivation and Religion/Spirituality awards), The Fifth Major Hell (Use of Animation and Religion/Spirituality awards), The Song of Lord Buddha (Edutainment award), Inner Dream Kindergarten (Religion/Spirituality and Children’s audience award) and Case Study: The Law of Karma (Religion/Spirituality award).
- ^ award made in the name ‘Dhammakaya Foundation’ at the following website http://tellyawards.com/winners/list/?l=D&pageNum_winners=25&totalRows_winners=1474&event=&category=