Thiruvonam Day Programs On Amrita TV – 16 September 2013
September 16th ,Thiruvonam day’s shows begins with a special episode of Udayamritham at 6.30pm. Mandahasa Pushpam, an interview with Lekshmi Gopalaswamy follows at 7am.Ushering into the mainstream those who had been sidelined during the Onam revelry, Amrita TV visits the Attakkulangara Vanita Jail with actress Lekshmipriya in Ona Sparsham at 7.30 am. Seasoned director Joshiy and actor non-pareil Mohanlal joins forces in the SN Swamy penned runaway hit Lokpal, boasting of Kavya Madhavan and Manoj K Jayan also in the lead, appearing for the 1st time on the TV screens at 1.15 pm.
Akathalakkaryam at 6.25 pm, features Saraswathy teacher, the 2nd wife of celebrated novelist and scriptwriter MT Vasudevan Nair, as she skims over the years to the time she got acquainted with MT as his daughter Sithara’s music mistress; how she succeeded in toning down her abrasive and caustic husband to a mellower self; MT’s fondness for their daughter Aswathy with whom he discusses everything under the sun, to which Saraswathy is a silent listener. Amrita Sandhya, an international medley of dances from far and near with popular songs by talents on the doorstep of fame lend rhythm and melody to Malayalee’s global festival at 7.00pm.
Appearing for the 1st time on a Malayalam channel ,Kapil Dev in Kapil Devinoddoppam at 8.30pm recalls the intoxicating days of the World Cup win, the defining moment of Indian Cricket history; how he was sure towards the end that his devils were a match for the mighty Windies; regrets the crass commercialization that is gobbling up the sport; reveals the shock and disbelief he felt on being stripped off his post as Head of National Cricket Academy without prior warning or notice. Mohanlal’s meditative mood continues in the rendezvous Hridayapoorvam Lalettan on Thiruvonam at 9.00pm.Dileep is his usual exuberant self in an uninhibited dialogue at 9.30 pm in Chiri Noolizha Naitha Onappudava.