Kungumam

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Kungumam
Kungumam Logo
Kungumammag.jpg
Cover of Kungumam dated 25.10.2010
Frequency Weekly
First issue 25 December 1977
Company Sun Network
Country India
Based in Chennai
Language Tamil
Website Kungumam homepage

Kungumam (Tamil: குங்குமம்) is a Tamil weekly magazine published in Chennai, India.[1]

History[edit]

Kungumam was first published on 25 December 1977.[2] The magazine is owned by Kalanidhi Maran's Sun Network.[1] According to the Indian Readership Survey 2006 Kungumam emerged as the top-selling Tamil weekly magazine[3] overtaking historical market leaders such as Kumudam and Ananda Vikatan.[4] Also, Kungumam is the second best-selling magazine in national league tables, ranking behind the Hindi weekly Saras Saleel. "Best kanna best" is the tagline for the magazine commercial.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Advertisement in Kungumam Magazine". Coimbatore Newspapers Advertisements. Retrieved 3 February 2016. 
  2. ^ "App Detail » Kungumam Magazine". 148 Apps. Retrieved 3 February 2016. 
  3. ^ "Top Tamil magazines Kungumam and Vannathirai now on Magzter". AppCraver. 30 July 2014. Retrieved 3 February 2016. 
  4. ^ Tamil Murasu
  5. ^ Kungumam

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