Hidayat TV regularly airs live and recorded events from Islamic gatherings and Islamic Pilgrimages.Poems and recitals are aired including remembrance of the prophet Muhammad and his closest progreny and commemorations of the martyrdom of Imam Hussain and other Shia Imams.
There are also frequent broadcasts of popular Islamic prayers in particular Dua-e-Kumail and Dua-e-Tawassul.
Hidayat TV was established by two Islamic scholars Moulana Dr. G. H. Adeel and Maulana Syed Abbas Abedi. Hidayat TV initially aired parts daily but became a full-time 24-hour running channel from 16 February 2009.
Hidayat TV launched globally on 5 December 2009 reaching audiences in UK, Europe and parts of North Africa via Eutelsat 28A.