Anil Tamrakar collected 538,378 radio request letters from different
countries. Tamrakar is an avid radio fanatic who spent 10 hours a day
listening to radio programs as a child. He begin building the collection
of letters in 1980 and continues to build on it today.
His collection includes letters from Vatican Radio, the official
broadcasting service of the Vatican, Voice of America, a broadcast
institution of the U.S. Federal government and Radio Veritas, a
Catholic radio station based in the Philippines broadcasting to Asia.