Content Formats

What content formats are supported on DIKSHA?

Currently, DIKSHA supports the following formats for compiled content:

  • .pdf
  • Video (.mp4, .webm)
  • HTML zip
  • ECML (created using the inbuilt content editor)
  • EPUB
  • H5P

It also supports the following formats for its resource library:

  • Audio (.mp3)
  • Images (.jpeg, .png)
  • URLs for YouTube videos and other files
  • Videos (.mp4)

Later, there will be support for other file formats.

What is the maximum file size supported on DIKSHA?

DIKSHA supports: Content /File type - Maximum file size (for a single file)

  • HTML (as zip files) - 50 MB
  • EPUB - 50 MB
  • H5P - 50 MB
  • Video (.mp4, webm) - 50 MB
  • PDF - 50 MB

Do you need to upload only original video content to DIKSHA?

You can upload video content created by other users, provided you have the required permissions from the content creator or copyright holder. The videos should adhere to prescribed guidelines about file formats and size.

Does DIKSHA support direct viewing of YouTube content?

DIKSHA does not support viewing YouTube content directly. You require Internet connectivity to view YouTube videos.

However, you can upload YouTube URLs to share YouTube video content. To do so, go to: Profile​ >​ Workspace​ >​ Enter YouTube URL​ > Upload

Does DIKSHA fetch metadata from YouTube?

DIKSHA does not fetch any metadata from YouTube. On uploading the YouTube URL, you need to enter metadata associated with the video.