Vijay Tv 2017 Pongal special programmes and movies

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Pongal – the harvest festival, an occasion to express gratitude to the almighty and nature. It is also the start of the auspicious month of Thai in the Hindu Calendar.

Vijay TV presents a special line-up of programs for this festivity.

This Pongal, Vijay Tv have premiere of the newly released comedy drama – Kadavul Irukkan Kumaru and premiere of the sports drama – MS Dhoni – Untold Story -Tamil.

The details of the special programs and other changes for the month are given below.

14th January – Saturday

6 am – Mangala Isai

The sweet melodies of the Nadaswaram & Thavil by the renowned Selayur P V Shanmugam & troupe.

6.30 am – Pongal Arul Urai

Religious discourse and wishes from spiritual leaders – Bharathawaj Swamigal and others.

7 am – Super Hit Songs

Songs from the newly released films.

7.30 am – Pongal Race

A review of the newly released films on Pongal.

8 am – Sirappu Pattimandram

A jovial debate show on the interesting topic “: PETRORUKKU PERUMAI SERPATHU – MAGANA? MAGALA?” The show Judged by Sugi Sivam, a popular scholar and an orator in Tamil.

9 am – Baahubali 2 – Spl. Programme

Catch the special interview with cast and crew and making footage of the film – Bahubali 2.

10 am – Koffee with DD

An one hour chat show with upcoming actor Vijay Sethupathi. The show host by Divya Dharshini (DD).

11 am – Vijay Premiere – Kadavul Irukkan Kumaru – Movie

A youthful comedy film written and directed by M Rajesh. Film stars – GV Prakash, Prakash Raj, Nikki Galrani, Anandhi, Robo Shankar an Singamuthu. Kumar (GV Prakash) sets out on a road trip to Pondicherry along with his friend Balaji (RJ Balaji) for a last bachelor trip, just two days before his wedding with Priya (Nikki Galrani). The movie switches back to his previous love story with Nancy (Anandhi).

2 pm – Stylish Tamizhachi

A fun filled Pongal celebration, loaded with games and challenges for the celebrities and village people.

4 pm – Velainu Vanthutta Vellaikkaran – Movie

A comedy film written and directed by Ezhil. The film stars Vishnu Vishal, Soori, Robo Shankar, and Nikki Galrani in the leading roles. Music by C. Sathya. Murugan is the go-to man for MLA ‘Jacket’ Janakiraman who is in the good books of the minister of state. Murugan falls in love with an aspiring cop, Archana and tries to make her a cop using his rapport with Jacket. The minister on his deathbed, confides with Jacket where he has stashed billions of cash but an irked relative leads him into an accident that wipes out his memory. Murugan and Jacket’s attempts wriggle out of the situation.

7 pm – Super Singer Junior – Pongal Spl

A hunt for the best voice of Tamil Nadu contestant from ages 6- 14 give their best performances to compete for the coveted title. This time the episode themes with Pongal Celebrations.

8.30 pm – Jodi Season 9 – Pongal Spl

Catch the Pongal edition of the brand new season featuring the unusual duos of the entertainment industry who will dance their way to victory.

10 pm – Koffee with DD – Repeat

11 pm – Pongal Race – Repeat

11.30 – Super Hit Songs – Repeat

15th January – Sunday

6.30 am – Arul Urai – Matto Pongal

Religious discourse and wishes from spiritual leaders – Bharathawaj Swamigal and others.

7 am – Super Hit Songs

Songs from the newly released films.

8 am – Nattu Kural

A special event held in Chennai. A new genre of folk songs with Thirukkural’s selective couplets with music composed by Taj Noor, a former associate of A R Rahman.

9.30 am – Bairavaa – First Day First Show

A behind the scenes preview of the action film written and directed by Bharathan. Film stars -Vijay, Keerthy Suresh, Aparna Vinod, Pepri Ghosh, Jagapathi Babu, Anishka Sharma.

10 am – Chutti Pongal

A special fun filled show with Kids celebrating Pongal festival.

11 am – Vijay Premiere – M.S. Dhoni – The Untold Story – in Tamil

A biographical sports film written and directed by Neeraj Pandey. The film stars Sushant Singh, Disha Patani, Kiara Advani and Anupam Kher. The film is based on the life of Indian cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni. The film delveS on Dhoni’s childhood and how he got absorbed in cricket, his struggle in balancing his work life and his passion, his sincerity to the game and everything he did in life.

3 pm – Neeya Naana

A talks show which brings two polarized section of society to a single platform and encourages them to iron out their differences over a very special topic.

4.30 pm – Vai Raja Vai – Movie

A psychological thriller film written and directed by Aishwarya R Dhanush. Film stars – Gautam Karthik, Priya Anand, Taapsee, Vivek. Karthik (Gautham) is a normal middle class youngster who leads a perfect life with a caring girlfriend Priya (Priya Anand) and lovable family until he meets Panda (Vivek) a small time gambler. Karthik has the power to predict and it is this ‘intuition’ that makes him an extraordinary person. Together, Karthik and Panda win a big betting amount from Ranthe (Daniel Balaji) who loses one crore and he takes revenge by blackmailing them to roulette in Goa to play for high stakes. Now who wins the cat and mouse game ?.

7 pm – Super Singer Junior 5 – Pongal Spl

A hunt for the best voice of Tamil Nadu contestant from ages 6- 14 give their best performances to compete for the coveted title. This time the episode themes with Pongal Celebrations.

8.30 pm – Jodi Season 9 – Pongal Spl

Catch the Pongal edition of the brand new season featuring the unusual duos of the entertainment industry who will dance their way to victory.

10 pm – Chutti Pongal – Repeat

11 pm – Baahubali 2 – Spl Programme – Repeat