“Deivamagal” was a serial produced by the famous Vikatan Televistas Pvt Ltd. group and was telecasted on the popular Tamil channel, Sun TV. While most of the serials focused on the lives of family women, this serial focused on the working women. It took incidents of a few women who wanted to be a successful on their own, instead of getting branded as the wife or mother of someone. Hence, they worked hard, improved themselves on various aspects, earned their success in their respective fields. However, the society still saw them as just women and expected certain things to be done in the traditional way.
While the girls did not deny their traditional roles, they wanted to have their space where every woman can be a successful person on her own. Did they finally get the space they wanted or the society managed to convert them according to its expectation was the story of Deivamagal, which had received wonderful reviews from all over Tamil Nadu, especially from the women who were studying, working on their own, starting their businesses and walking toward success.They saw this serial as a representative of their collective thoughts. This serial was directed by '
The main characters of the serial were played by
Vani Bhojan, '
Vennira Aadai Nirmala, '
SVS Kumar' and
Rekha Krishnappa. They had produced a very good drama which had practical elements in it. This had helped them stick better with the viewers who did not feel it was just a drama, but a reflection of real life. Title song of “Deivamagal” itself was an indication of its theme. It is composed by Kiran, sung by
Naresh Iyer, written by famous lyricist Yugabharathi. It showed that women who were starting on various stages in different fields and how they moved step by step to become successful. The story for Deivamagal was crafted by the talented Vikatan production group. Screenplay written by Amirtharaj and dialogues were handled by famous writer Ezhilvaradhan. S. T. Maats handled the camera and S. Neilstein was the editor. This was a super hit serial which was re-made in many other south Indian languages too!
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Another version of this story...
Deivamagal means ‘Daughter of the Almighty’. It was a Tamil serial which was telecasted on Sun TV from 25th of March, 2013 and till date it has completed almost 410 episodes and is still running every day except on Sundays. Deivamagal was directed by S Kumaran, written by Amirtharaj and Produced by Vikatan Televistas like few other major mega serials currently telecasted on Sun television. Deivamagal show succeeded the popular Tamil mega serial
Thirumathi Selvam produced by the same team.
This very same serial was also re-made in Telugu as Jabilamma, in Malayalam as Bhagyalakshmi, in Kannada as
Chandra Chakori which was telecasted on the three channels, Gemini, Surya and Udaya TV which are a part of the Sun Network. Krishna as Prakash is the lead Male role, who is very adamant and short -tempered but also a kind hearted husband to Sathyapriya, the role played by Vani Bhojan, a Female Protagonist. Vani Bhojan, Being the dashing girl from Ooty, after completing her schooling, she became an Air hostess in the Kingfisher Airlines in Chennai.
In spite of becoming an Air hostess, she always dreamt of getting into modelling, she had also has done around 150 advertisements. Thus, a gate opened for her in the Indian television . She is at present enjoying playing the role of next door in her popular television serials. Deivamagal theme is based on the lives of the working women, their roles and their contributions to our lives and society in general. It was aimed at bringing out the perspective of a working woman - their joys, sorrows, trials and tribulations. Being the elder-most girl in the family with 3 daughters without her father, how Sathya overcomes all the obstacles in her life is the bottom story line.