Vina Vidai Vettai is a Tamil Quiz show that aired on Puthuyugam TV. It started on 10th November 2013 and continued until 9th February 2014 on every Sunday at 11 am. The show which is an intellectual one was to test the knowledge of current affairs, Indian sports, culture, politics as well as history. The host of the show was actress Kathuri who is herself a symbol of elegance and intelligence. The show was a general quiz one which included all those things required to make a great one with amazing questions placed. It focused on a lot of information.
The first season had seen top sixteen colleges that made it to the main show. The show concentrates on the ability of to have general knowledge and not memorising facts and events. It set the stage as an epitome of learning for young people. Vina Vidai Vettai has already set a benchmark to be followed and imitated. However, it is not easy to gain what the show has already done. Adding to that, bagging the title of the winner is also a very tough task. The show had experienced the participation of a number of colleges from all over Tamil Nadu who competed with one another to win the title.
IIT Madras bagged the first prize. Following them was the PSG College of Arts and Science. Then in line came Anna University, Guindy in the third place. The winner and runner-up had a prize of 1 Lakh and Rs. 50,000 awarded to them respectively. Apart to that, the institutions were also bestowed upon with a trophy. The strength of the show lay in the kind and standard of people participating in it. Adding to that, the type of questions asked was also important. It was structured accordingly with appropriate leads and twists and also to enable the ability to think laterally. One of the biggest reasons why the show received such popularity was because of the way the questions were placed. It was appreciated a lot.
After its immense success, Vina Vidai Vettai added another feather to its cap after it brought another season for youngsters in the name of Vina Vidai Vettai Juniors. This season had participants from schools from all over Tamil Nadu. Vina Vidai Vettai is one of the most appreciated shows in the state and highly accepted because of the content available and shown to the audience. It provided a new platform for youngsters to learn and improve knowledge as well as their skills.