Salanam is a 2003-2003 Indian-Tamil soap opera starring Ashok, Shalini, Keerthana, Murali and Ajay Kapoor. It aired on 5 May 2003 and 17 October 2003. The series was produced by UTV and directed by Kavitha Bharathy. It is inspired by the 1995 movie Aasai. It had been receiving the highest ratings of Tamil serials.
Salanam serial is about three young girls (Nandhini, Sandhiya and Vidhya) whose lives are caught in a vortex and how they disentangle themselves.