Trivandrum: Asianet news, the top of the line news channel in the state, is ready to celebrate Onam with a varied range of special programmes. Sticking on to its multifaceted approach, the channel is coming up with ten Onam special programmes, ranging from the history of the festival to how demonitisation and GST has affected the celebration. The programmes would be telecast on every day from Atham to Thiruvonam at 7.30pm.
On 28th August, CHURAMIRANGUM ONAM (Onamdepending Neighbors ))traces the root of flowers and vegetables coming from Gudallur and finds it market in Kozhikkode. . Bhoomiyudevelicham(The new culture of agriculture), a program by the state award winning C. Anoop, would give us an insight on pesticide free onam and also would introduce some of the best organic farmers in the state. The program is to be telecast on 29th August.
Majority of the keralites would never think of a non vegetariansadya for Onam. But for the people in the North Malabar region, the sadya would be incomplete without a non vegetarian dish. The program Onnalla, Randonam (Two Onams) will take you through the food culture of the malabar region during Onam and also through their Onamcelebration, which is less familiar to the rest of the Keralites. THeprogramme will be telecast on 30 08 17.
Business Onam, would have in detail how demonatisation and GST have affected the common man and thereby their celebrations. (31. 08 .17)
Teen age national celebrities Vaishnav and Yumna will be featured in a rare appearance of both. These singers will perform and engage in a chat show named Pattupookkalam (Flowers of songs) 0n (01. 09 .17).
KaryastanillathaOnam , a film based programme looks into the state of film in after the industry after Dileep’s arrest and also new releases sans popular hero.
Chat shows, one with the young politicians and another with the young officers in the administrative service are also in the line. A travelouge through the woods by a group of women photographers would also be a special onam treat to the viewers.Pen Camera, (Women with camera) 02 .09 .17, 9.30 pm
Malayalathinte Youvanam, (Evergreen Malayalam) to be telecast on Thiruvonam, will have the veteran writer M.T.Vasudevan Nair sharing his thoughts and memories of Onam with M G Radhakrishnan, Editor of Asianet News.
With a wide variety of programs getting ready down the lane, the viewers could sit back and enjoy this Onam season with their all time favourite news channel, Asianet news.
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