South Indian movies always take the internet by storm, with classic and interesting stories and a great cast. What more can someone ask for? Ponniyin Selvan is that movie right now. It has been the talk of the internet for quite some time now, and why wouldn’t it be? It is directed by Mani Ratnam and is based on a novel released in 1955 by the same name. It is written by Kalki Krishnamurthy. If you want to try period movies, the South Indian movie industry masters in that it is not easy to tell a story, and let alone when the story is told, it takes dedication to live up to the story’s legacy and the people who loved it. Ponniyin Selvan is a dream project for Mani Ratnam and many other renowned directors. There have been several attempts to try and make the novel into a movie, but they failed; it is the second attempt of Mani Ratnam to try and make Ponniyin Selvan and let’s just say he was successful. The movie was released on 30 September 2022 and is already successful, critically acclaimed, and got an IMDb rating of 8.8 out of 10. In this article, we will talk about who is the lover of Nandini in Ponniyin Selvan, and let’s just get into the details.
Who Is The Lover Of Nandini In Ponniyin Selvan?
Ponniyin Selvan tells the story of the great Chola empire and the people we still talk about for their braveness and stubbornness. The Chola empire has an inevitable part of history. Their contribution can and shall not be avoided. Nandini is a queen of Pazhuvoor, his husband is Periya Pazhuvettaraiyar, but she is not a simple queen, she lost a lot of things, and she still rages inside her because of the wrong deeds of people. Some may like her, and some may not because her character is something like that. Nandini’s past does not let her forget anything. Her beauty kills everyone as it is hard to resist her; every man wants Nandini to be his. Her husband, Periya Pazhuvettaraiyar, married Nandini when he was around 60. Aditya Karikalan is the son of Parantaka II, also called Sundara Chola.
It is said that Aditya Karikalan was in love with Nandini. When he saw Nandini, he could not forget about her. Nandini is furious at him for killing Pandiyan king Veerapandiyan; Nandini likes him. The story of Ponniyin Selvan revolves around that, as when Nandini got to know that Aditya Karikalan killed Veerapandiyan, she promised herself and everyone that she would take down the whole Chola empire. Nandini loved Veerapandiyan, but when she knew that Aditya Karikalan was the reason behind his death, she could not just forget him. That is the reason she married the treasurer Periya Pazhuvettaraiyar because he was close to the Chola dynasty. So now you know who was her lover of Nandini. Well, to be fair, she does not have just one lover. Every man thinks of her as a prized possession. The story of Ponniyin Selvan is interesting and gripping, and the people loved the story a lot as it portrayed the history of India and the Chola dynasty. The revenge Nandini is not simple, she has a lot of hurdles along the way, but she has the power to get through it all.
Will There Be A Ponniyin Selvan Part 2?
Ponniyin Selvan has been making headlines, and it deserves that, a high budget of almost 500 crores INR, a director who has won 6 National Awards for his work, and a great cast that consists of Vikram, Aishwarya Rai Bacchan, Trisha, Jayam Ravi, Karthi and many more great actors who deserve all the appreciation. Ponniyin Selvan is in two parts, well, it was intended to be just one long movie, but then it got divided into two parts. As mentioned, the first part was released on 30 September 2022, so when will the second part of Ponniyin Selvan come? Good news, it is coming really soon. Ponniyin Selvan part 2 has been shot. Part one and two were shot together. As per the sources, only the post-productions of part two are left, and Mani Ratnam also talked about having a gap of some months before releasing part two, which means we can expect part two in 2023. Well, we are excited, and we know you are too.
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