Vanitha Rathnam is a reality TV show in Malayalam language. Vanitha Rathnam is aired on the popular and one of the leading Malayalam entertainment channel Amrita TV. Vanitha Rathnam is a dance competition based reality show. Vanitha Rathnam is a specially designed dance and music based reality show which is immensely popular and famous among all sectors of audiences especially among the women audience, is aired on Amrita TV, every weekday Monday to Thursday from 8:30 pm in the evening onwards on the prime time slot of the television channel. Vanitha Rathnam supports women empowerment and his judged by an esteemed panel of judges which comprises of famous and noted Malayalam television personalities actor Murali Menon and actress 'Sithara'.
The legendary show Vanitha Rathnam is hosted by famous television actress, model and former Miss Kerala Ranjini Haridas. Ace national political figure Mr. Shashi Tharoor had been a guest judge in this show. The show consists of three rounds where the contestant’s meatle is tested. In the first round-Multiform round, the contestants will have to showcase their dancing skills by performing various classical forms of dance. The second round- Solo satire round tests their comedy skills , the comedy act must be based on recent political or other social issues which they are required to explain and enact in a humour filled way. The third and the last round persona round-in which the judges assesses each contestant’s personality, intelligence, presence of mind and do their overall personality screening through questions answers session. In each episode one winner is declared generally among four participants. The winner of the grand finale of Vanitha Rathnam is being awarded with 1 crore rupees, a brand new flat worth rupees 75 lakhs.