Star hotels in Bangalore may screen superstar Rajinikanth's Kabali on July 22nd, according to reliable sources.
If everything works as per plans, Kabali might become
the first Indian movie to be screened at star hotels, which might
in turn pave the way for a new trend.
Click on the slider below to see Rajinikanth offering
prayers at the ashram and Kabali stills
With just 4 days to go for its worldwide theatrical release, the
Pa Ranjith directorial is well on its way to become one of the
highest opening grossers in India, for the promotions have been
Cashing in on Rajinikanth's popularity in the Garden City,
distributors, theatre owners and even politicians have so far used
the 'Kabali craze' for their own benefits. It was a matter of time
before restaurants and hotels did something similar.
In Chennai, GRT Hotels in T Nagar will present its customers
with a special degustation menu based on Rajinikanth's
"We have picked some of the best Rajini movies, starting with
'Apoorva Raagangal'. We have taken each movie name and creatively
interpreted it into our food," Vikram Cotah, COO, GRT Hotels told
Times of India.
To give you an idea of what's in store at the restaurant, one of
Rajini's classics Aadu Puli Attam has inspired a dish made
of goat trotters and tiger prawns.
"The literal translation of 'aadu' means goat, 'puli' is tiger
and 'attam' is play; so we have a dish that is a play between tiger
prawns and goat paya, which is served with ragi idiappam," Cotah, a
self-confessed fan of Rajinikanth has said.
Meanwhile, the star actor's religious visits in the US has come
to light as photographs of him along with his daughter Aishwarya R
Dhanush visiting the 'Satchidananda Ashram' has been made available
These newly released pictures have put to rest rumours regarding
Rajinikanth's health. The Enthiran actor is expected to
return from the US, some time soon.