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Welcome to Akhaten: Take a Sneak Peek at Doctor Who’s Next Episode

By on April 4, 2013
Jenna Louise Coleman and Matt Smith in "The Rings of Akhaten" Image © BBC

Jenna Louise Coleman and Matt Smith in "The Rings of Akhaten" Image © BBC

Want to feel something awesome? How about the heat from an alien sun on your closed eyelids?

When Clara (Jenna Louise Coleman) asks the Doctor (Matt Smith) to show her some adventure, he whisks her to the Rings of Akhaten, where the inhabitants are celebrating the Festival of Offerings.

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With the festival is in full swing, an impressed Clara gets to meet the young Queen of Years as the pilgrims and natives ready for the ceremony.

However, things begin to take a sinister turn when something stirs in the pyramid, and a sacrifice is demanded.

Catch Doctor Who’s “The Rings of Akhaten” Saturday April 6 on BBC1 (UK) and BBC America (US).

In the meantime, take a peek at the Doctor’s newest companion and her first taste of an alien world.