Music video for Ponni Nadhi from Ponniyin Selvan has been released online
The song is composed by AR Rahman while Ilango Krishnan has written the lyrics. The composer has sung the major portions of the song along with AR Raihanah, and Bamba Bakya
The complete music video for Ponni Nadhi from Mani Ratnam’s Ponniyin Selvan-I has been released online. The video features scenes not included in the version of the song shown in theatres. Ponni Nadhi captures Vandhiyadhevan’s (Karthi) journey along the Cauvery river as the cholan kingdom with its luscious landscape and people are introduced to us.
The song is composed by AR Rahman while Ilango Krishnan has written the lyrics. The composer has sung the major portions of the song along with AR Raihanah, and Bamba Bakya. Ponniyin Selvan-I, directed by Mani Ratnam, is an adaptation of Kalki’s Tamil novel of the same name and revolves around a fictionalised version of the Cholan Empire and the forces that conspire to take the throne from the reigning emperor Sundara Cholan.
Subaskaran has produced the film under his banner Lyca Productions along with Mani Ratnam’s Madras Talkies. Ravi Varman has handled the cinematography while Sreekar Prasad has taken care of the editing. The film had a worldwide theatrical release on 30 September 2022 and was both critically and commercially acclaimed. A sequel to the film is expected to be released next year. The ensemble cast for the film includes Jayam Ravi, Aishwarya Rai, Trisha, Aishwarya Lekshmi, Karthi, Vikram Prabhu, Sarathkumar, Nasser, and Vikram.