Jaya TV is the most popular and loved Tamil Entertainment Channel broadcasting shows of a variety of genres. Jaya TV telecasts movies, serials, sitcoms, interviews, game shows, comedy nights, musicals, film-based programs, women-centric shows, lifestyle programs, and many other types of programs. Shrimad Bhagavatam is a great spiritual program on Jaya TV where a religious scholar delivers the religious discourse on the life and struggle of Lord Shri Krishna. Cookery shows aired by the channel include
Neengalum Samaikalam where the famous Tamil chef Banumathi Ramesh prepares and demonstrates various vegetarian dishes from South India. Classic Songs of Amma is a new show telecasted on Jaya TV in which a collection of new and famous Tamil film songs is played in memory of Late Jayalalitha, former CM of Tamil Nadu.
On Astro Jaya TV airs a variety of shows from a range of channels including Jaya Plus, Jaya Max and Jaya News. Oviya is a horror show which was aired for the first time on 3 April 2010 on Jaya TV. The show airs every Saturday from 8 PM to 9 PM. It is a Tamil thriller/horror television series. The program broadcasts supernatural occurrences based on ghosts, goblins, witches and wizards, and haunted houses. Real life paranormal events are also aired on the show in a fictional format. The scariest episode, however, remains to be that aired on May 15, 2010. This particular episode shows us the story of two friends in a metropolitan city who come across a supernatural force and then try to research about its origin.
The story begins with two boys enjoying a late night party in some other friend's house. After both of them return home, they decide to have a sleepover. Now at midnight, nearly around 2 AM, one of the two boys wakes up to drink water and goes to the kitchen. As he's standing there, drinking a glass of water, he hears footsteps approaching towards him. He waits for a while to listen to the sound but ultimately runs away horrified when the approaching footsteps convert into fast-paced steps running towards him and finally pass through him in the form of a cool breeze. He rushes to find his friend, wakes him up, and both of them listen to the weird noises made in different rooms of the house throughout the night. The episode then continues with these two boys contacting a local ghost buster, with the help of whom they find out the origin of such supernatural occurrences.