Kannada infotainment channel Saral to launch new shows
New line-up to focus on mythology, Indian history with shows like Krishna, The Kings of India, Nala Maharaja
Published - 24-December-2018
Saral Jeevan, the first infotainment channel in Kannada, will be launching four big properties between 24th to 30th December.
Exploring more from factual and mythology genres, the two weekday programmes will have insights from the Indian history and the Mahabharata.
The weekend line-up will have cookery shows and stories behind mega cinemas.
KRISHNA: Starting from Krishnavathara to Krishna as Sarathi for Arjuna, his life at every stage has many stories that are inspiring and act as a guiding force. The series on Lord Krishna will have episodes in five phases. Mon – Fri: 9.00pm
THE KINGS OF INDIA: Prior to British era, the Indian subcontinent was ruled by many kings, and this was a golden era where India used to contribute over 20% to world economy. It is said that our country was so rich that jewellery and diamonds used to be sold on the streets. With many small kingdoms spread across the South against few kings like Ashoka The Great and Shivaji who had waste lands under their control, there are many stories that are inspiring. Mon – Fri: 10.00pm
NALA MAHARAJA: The male chef is always behind the bigger kitchen that caters to the majority. Interestingly, less is shown about them on TV. This programme invites common men to come to the studio and present their cooking skills. Sat & Sun: 5.30pm
MEGA CINEMA: Indian Cinema, which has been over 100 years old, is the largest producer of cinemas and the second oldest in the world. It has delivered some of the most memorable and unforgettable movies. This programme handpicks some of the finest movies across the languages and presents the stories behind them. Sat & Sun: 10.30pm
“Post to programmes like Mahapayana (Lord Rama’s epic journey) and Seethe Lokamathe, Saral Jeevan wishes to continue presenting insightful content from mythology. We are sure that the Lord Krishna series, with 5 phases of his life, will be liked by our viewers” says Dr Sri Chandrashekhar Guruji, Chairman, CG Parivar Group.
“Factual content from the Indian history always pushes our teams to go deeper in research and present an interesting perspective to the viewers. New programmes like Kings of India are part of this,” said Raghunatha Reddy, Business Head of Saral Jeevan.