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Hungary (#205H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Segments include monks in the Kathmandu Valley in Nepal who make colored sand mandala designs; a rangoli design workshop in India.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sun, Oct 27, 2019 -- 7:30pm Remind me
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Ecuador (#206H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Segments include monks in the Kathmandu Valley in Nepal who make colored sand mandala designs; a rangoli design workshop in India; Irish soap-making...

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sun, Nov 3, 2019 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Nov 4, 2019 -- 1:30am Remind me

Japan (#207H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Segments include monks in the Kathmandu Valley in Nepal who make colored sand mandala designs; a rangoli design workshop in India; Irish soap-making...

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sun, Nov 10, 2019 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Nov 11, 2019 -- 1:30am Remind me

Lost Crafts (Season Two) (#208H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

In this episode, Jim highlights crafts that were not included in the original episodes of season two. In Ecuador, Jim and his group of crafters visit a fifth generation family who make traditional makanas and learn how Mother Nature provides everything we need to craft special lotions. In the United Arab Emirates, they create colorful sand art in a bottle and learn the art of traditional metal engraving. They travel to Spain and visit a sparkling wine cellar, create and etch pictures with a master artist, and take a tour in a tapestry museum.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sun, Nov 17, 2019 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Nov 18, 2019 -- 1:30am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • KQED Transmitter will be off (03/06/2019)

      KQED transmitter will off on March 6th at  3-6 at 3am-6am.  This will disrupt over-the-air reception and DirectTV viewers. Comcast and Monterey reception will not be impacted.

    • KQED FM on Comcast services

      KQED FM and other radio channels were recently dropped from Comcast’s local cable offerings. Affected users can still listen to KQED at 88.5 FM on their radios, or listen to the live stream at kqed.org/listenlive or by downloading the KQED app, or on smart speakers.

    • KQED DT9, Sutro Tower – Mon 8/20 thru Fri 8/24/18

      Engineers at Sutro Tower in San Francisco will be doing their annual maintenance work 9am-4pm Mon 8/20 through Fri 8/24.  All stations transmitting from Sutro Tower will be dropping to half-power each day, and perhaps moving from main antennas at the top of the tower to auxiliary antennas at the “waist” (middle) of the tower … Continue reading KQED DT9, Sutro Tower – Mon 8/20 thru Fri 8/24/18

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

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