-Starts With ‘Mahishasur Mardini’, Followed By ‘Mahalaya Agomani’-
Kolkata, 25th September, 2021: Aakash Aath, one of the most popular regional general entertainment channels, known for its variety of content driven programs is going to host Mahishasur Mardini, a Mahalaya Special program, on Wednesday, 6th October, 2021 from 4:45 am.
This year Aakash Aath will invoke the emergence of Devi Paksha with the dance drama ‘Mahishasur Mardini’ where actress Sreetama Bhattacharya will perform as Maa Durga on the screen and Srijon Chattopadhyay will be chanting Stotras accompanied by soulful Mahalaya songs by Iman Chakraborty, Durnibar, Gourab Sarkar, Soumen Nandy and Trisha Parui.
This program will be followed by a Musical Show from 05:30am where a host of renowned artists like Haimanti Shukla, Iman Chakraborty along with Abhijit Bose, Goutam Ghoshal, Reshmi Chakraborty, Durnibar, Gourab Sarkar, Niharika, Raktim, Jyoti, Aakash Bhattacharya, Anandi and Ahiri will enthrall with their soulful performance. This episode will present Ranbindra Sangeet, Nazrulgeeti and songs of Hemanta Mukhopadhyay, Manna Dey, Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhosle, Kishore Kumar, Rahul Dev Burman, Sachin Dev Burman and Shalil Chowdhury. Dhaki Gokul Chandra Das will be seen playing the rhythm of dhak beats.
“Team Aakash Aath always endeavours to showcase something new and fresh for the audience. From prominent music personalities to new age talents, everyone will join in welcoming Devi Paksha” said Ms Eshita Surana Poddar & Ms Priyanka Surana Bardiya, Directors, Aakash Aath.
Sourabh Chanda will be choreographing the dance drama and Shovan Ganguly is the Music Director for the entire performance. The anchors Rini Biswas, Deb Chowdhury, Munmun Mukherjee and Mounita Chattapadhyay will compere the watchers in Mahalaya Special on Aakash Aath
About Aakash Aath:
The popular Bengali channel Akash Bangla, which was known for its news and entertain- ment portfolio, has been re-launched as Aakash Aath from 14th October, 2013.
Positioned as a General Entertainment Channel (GEC), Aakash Aath presents a wide variety of programs, including news bulletins (Aakash Barta), catering to audiences across age groups. The programs on air are, Good Morning Aakash (live musical programme with guest artistes), Radhuni (Cookery show), Police Filez (Crime show based on real life incidents), Hoytoh Tomari Jonno (an anecdote of pure Love & Romance), Kaanchhi (a tale of a highland girl), Ekir Mekir (a literature work by Shri Samaresh Majumdar), Meyeder Bratakotha (spiritual tales of Gods & Goddesses) and others. Aakash Aath also airs blockbuster feature films every day. The channel promises to launch an array of interesting shows & serials in the coming days.