To spread positive vibes during the festive season, Tamil general entertainment channel Viacom18 Colors Tamil is launching an all-new mini-series, Nalam Tharum Navarathri. This extraordinary series will have Orator-Author Sumathi Sri sharing important data about traditions and practices followed all through the nine days of the worshipped Navarathri celebration in Tamil Nadu.
Set to go on air beginning from October 17 to October 26 at 7:30 a.m., every episode will take the crowd on a celestial excursion by uncovering interesting stories about the nine types of Goddess Devi.
A perfection of music, lights and colours, Navarathri is one of South India’s significant celebrations with Golu — an artistic presentation of dolls, shaping an essential aspect of the event. The recently launched mini-series by Colors Tamil will catch the genuine substance of this festival across 10 episodes.
Covering the whole range of festivity, every episode will have Sumathi Sri sharing bits of knowledge on the different subtleties of the traditions related with the celebration in a charming portrayal. Beginning with a presentation, the scenes will zero in on explaining the customs behind every day’s tone, blossoms, petitions, contributions and melodic ragas devoted to each type of Goddess Devi.
Anup Chandrasekharan, Business Head, Colors Tamil, said, “At Colors Tamil, we believe in focussing on storytelling that recognises the rich culture of Tamil Nadu with innovative and meaningful content. As a symbolic representation of faith and hope, Navarathri is an embodiment of good’s triumph over evil. With the newly launched mini-series, we are happy to package and present differentiated content to our viewers across the globe. It is our humble effort in providing our viewers a much-needed experience of devotional vibrancy in a time of a global pandemic. It is also an effort towards rekindling the faith by highlighting rich, traditional practices of this festive season. We hope this enlightening experience will add a spark of positivity for our viewers.”
This extraordinary series will likewise include a special episode on the 800-year-old Kamakshi sanctuary situated in Kanchipuram and offer watchers a top into the fabulous Navarathri celebrations facilitated at the sanctuary. Alongside this, the scenes will highlight other conspicuous Goddess Devi sanctuaries situated across Tamil Nadu and their exceptional conventional works on during Navarathri festivities.
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