Make your own Bilal receiver

Some of the top searches that lead people this site relate to people in search of purchasing the Bilal receiver as well as those wanting to make their own.

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For those with the technical ability and resources, it is not difficult to setup a PC or RaspBerry Pi as an “eBilal” receiver.

Required:

  • PC with Linux or RaspBerry Pi
  • Speakers
  • Wifi or broadband Internet

Detailed instructions can be found here: https://bitbucket.org/mitpeople/ebilal/src/master/

If you have PC, ignore steps 1-3, open a terminal and proceed from step 4.

eBilal is an open-sourced project that makes use of the live streaming provided by www.livemasjid.com

Masjid-ur-Rahmah’s livemasjid stream can be found at https://www.livemasjid.com/greensidemasjid , therefore, in step 13. where the configuration file is edited, use the word greensidemasjid.

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