Introduction : First of all we want to introduce you to .भारत domain name :
This is truly a Indian’s pride and honour to have this domain name , This is the first domain name system which is fully IDN till date you are getting domain name in IDN and extension in english like योगा.com but .in .भारत you will get extension also in your native language like योगा.भारत (Devanagari Lipi- Hindi, Bodo(Boro), Dogri, Konkani, Maithili, Marathi, Nepali and Sindhi) Or યોગા.ભારત (in Gujarati). Currently .भारत is available in seven Indian languages mainly in Devanagari (Hindi and seven others mentioned above), Bangla, Telgu, Gujarati, Urdu, Tamil and Gurumukhi (Punjabi) and later on other Indian languages will be added to this list.
Currently registry is offering .भारत and कंपनी.भारत domain names through us and other two extensions are also offered विद्या.भारत (For Educational Institute-Can be registered through ERNET) and सरकार.भारत (For Govt. Organization- Can be registered through NIC).
Process of Registration of .भारत :
Registry released the schedule for registration process as under :
Domain name .भारत / कंपनी.भारत will be first offered in Sunrise period, Sunrise period is the priority registration period where the domain name will be offered to Trade Mark Holders or .IN domain names holders and once this period is over .भारत /कंपनी.भारत domain name will be available to general public openly without any restrictions.
Details of Sunrise Period (15th August- 31st October, 2014) is as under :
• Sunrise A : Indian Registrant holding Indian Trade marks (15 Aug.- 15 Sept., 2014).
• Sunrise B : Overseas Registrant holding Indian Trade Marks (1 Sept.- 15 Sept., 2014)
• Sunrise C : Existing Registrant holding ASCII domain name .in (1 Oct.- 31 Oct., 2014).
General Availability : Once the Sunrise period is over, anybody can register the domain name without any condition from 18th November, 2014 at 09:00 IST. From our website www.sastahost.in . Details of this will be available later.
Sunrise Registration Process :
Sunrise A : Indian Registrant holding Indian Trade marks (15 Aug.- 15 Sept., 2014) and
Sunrise B : Overseas Registrant holding Indian Trade Marks (1 Sept.- 15 Sept., 2014) and
Sunrise C : Existing Registrant holding ASCII domain name .in (1 Oct.- 31 Oct., 2014):