[Guna] Paartha Vizhi …

The first and last stanza of this song are from “Abirami Anthathi“, a collection of poems composed by Abirami Pattar, sitting on a plank above the fire held by hundred ropes, in praise of Goddess Abirami (Parvati in Thirukadaiyur, Tamil Nadu). It was originally composed in Andhadhi style, which means the word used at the end […]

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[Azhagan] – Sangeetha swarangal

Long long ago, there was only one channel available for viewing and even that channel telecasts only during Morning 7 to 11 at night. And they have a very unique tune for the channel Doordarshan. This song has brilliantly woven that part of daily happening into the song. And in that long gone era, telephone conversations […]

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[Guna] Unnai naan ariven

A lullaby is meant to ease the sleep of kid. But this song written by #Vaali is filled with so many unanswered questions that might make a grown up think why and keep pondering about life, in spite of the soothing music of #Ilayaraaja and the melodious voice of #Janaki Movie: Guna Lyricist:Vaali Singers: S.Janaki, S. Varalakshmi, […]

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[Thalapathi] Yamunai Aatrile

#YamunaiAatrile from the movie #Thalapathi. Lyrics by #Vaali and composed by #Ilaiyaraaja. Sung by #MitaliBanerjeeBhawmik. Movie: Thalapathi Poet: Vaali Singers: Mitali Banerjee Bhawmik Music: Ilaiyaraaja Song sequence: (1)-(1)-(2)-(2)-(3)-(3)-(4)-(1) (1) யமுனை ஆற்றிலே ஈர காற்றிலே கண்ணனோடுதான் ஆட.. பார்வை பூத்திட பாதை பார்த்திட பாவை ராதையோ வாட yamunai aatRilae eera kaatRilae kaNNanoadudhaan aada.. paarvai poothida paadhai paarthida paavai raadhaiyoa vaada […]

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[Thalapathi] Sundari Kannaal Oru Sedhi

#SundariKannaalOruSedhi from the movie #Thalapathi. Lyrics penned by #Vaali, sung by #Janaki and #SPB. Music composed by maestro #Ilaiyaraaja. Movie: Thalapathi Poet: Vaali Singers: S. Janaki, S. P. Balasubramaniam Music: Ilaiyaraaja Song sequence: (1)-(2)-(3)-(1)-(2)-(4)-(2)-(1)-(3)-(1)-(2)-(5)-(1)-(2)-(3)-(1)-(2) (1) சுந்தரி கண்ணால் ஒரு சேதி சொல்லடி இந்நாள் நல்ல தேதி (2) என்னையே தந்தேன் உனக்காக ஜென்மமே கொண்டேன் அதற்காக (3) நான் உனை நீங்க மாட்டேன் […]

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[Azhagan] Saadhi malli poocharame…

Beautiful words from #Pulamaipithan. Sung by the legendary #SPB Movie: Azhagan Poet: Pulamaipithan Singer: S. P. Balasubrahmanyam Music Director: M. M. Keeravani Song sequence: (1)-(2)-(1)-(3)-(1)-(4)-(5)-(5)-(6)-(7)-(1)-(2) (1) சாதி மல்லிப் பூச்சரமே சங்கத் தமிழ்ப் பாச்சரமே ஆசையினா ஆசையடி அவ்வளவு ஆசையடி saadhi mallip poochcharamae sangath thamizhp paachcharamae aasaiyinaa aasaiyadi avvaLavu aasaiyadi Oh garland of wild jasmine flowers, you are a […]

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[Thalapathi] Kattu kuyilu manasukkulla…

Another classic and timeless composition from #Ilaiyaraaja. With #Thailaivar #Rajini and #Mamooty as friends forever, #Thalapathi movie is one of the milestones of Tamil cinema. This song is set in the celebration of #ThaiPongal and talks about the awesomeness of #friendship. #SPB and #Yesudas are awesome with the rendition. Movie: Thalapathi Poet: Vaali Music director: Ilaiyaraaja Singers: […]

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[Guna] Appanendrum ammaiyendrum…

This song is deep! get ready to dive in 🙂 thanks to  Vijay for the suggestion! Movie: Guna Poet: Vaali Music Director and Singer : Illayaraja Song Sequence: (1)-(2)-(3)-(1)-(4)-(5)-(6)-(1)-(7)-(8)-(9)-(1)-(2)-(3)-(1)-(2) (1)அப்பனென்றும் அம்மையென்றும் ஆணும் பெண்ணும் கொட்டி வச்ச குப்பையாக வந்த உடம்பு ஞான பெண்ணே குப்பையாக வந்த உடம்பு appanendrum ammaiyendrum aanum pennum, kotti vechcha kuppaiyaaga vandha udambu, nyaana penne kuppaiyaaga vandha udambu, […]

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