The various segments on Ponpulari include Innaththe Shabdam,
a face to face with eminent people from different walks of life;
Sindooram on housewives who had attained fame in some or
the other field; Kashaayam, a satirical segment by noted
satirist Sukumar; Kannada, a literary magazine; Jeevanam
about Ayurveda, herbs et al, Veettukaaryam on traditional
architecture; Aalaapanam, which to teach music to students;
Smrithisudha, which comprised old Malayalam film songs; Pets
Time, on pets and Jyothishareshmi, on astrology .
The show, which began in 1998, became a five days per week show
in December 1999 and a six-days show in March 2002.