[Thiruda Thiruda] Rasathi …

A classic folk song by Rahman. If you notice, no musical instruments are used. This style is called a A Capella. Shahul Hameed’s voice make you get goosebumps every single time! Vairamuthu’s description transports you to a village setting! A Beauty not to be missed! Movie: Thiruda Thiruda Poet: Vairamuthu Singer:Shahul Hameed Music Director: A […]

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[Pagal Nilavu] Poo malaye

This song is epitomy of Ilaiyaraaja’s genius. Apparently this is one of the best counterpoint compositions of the genius. Today is his Birthday, what better way to remember the genius. Today is also the birthday of another genius, Maniratnam.  This song is the coming together of both these geniuses! #HBDIlaiyaraaja #HBDManiratnam Movie: Pagal Nilavu Lyricist: […]

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[O Kadhal Kanmani] theera ulaa …

Movie : O Kadhal Kanmani Poet : Vairamuthu Singer : A.R. Rahman, Darshana & Nikhita Gandhi Music director : A.R. Rahman Song sequence: (1)-(2)-(3)-(1)-(4)-(5)-(1)-(2)-(3)-(1) (1) தீரா உலா தீர கானா தீரா உலா தீர விழா தீரா theera ulaa theera kanaa theera ulaa theera vizhaa theera unending wanderings, unending dreams, unending wanderings, unending celebrations, unending everything….. (2) காற்று […]

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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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[Iruvar] udal mannukku…

This song is sure to bring goosebumps to everyone listening it. So passionately narrated by Arvind swamy! This song is legendary! Movie: Iruvar Poet: Vairamuthu Singer: Arvind Swamy Music Director: A. R. Rahman Song sequence: (1)-(1)-(2)-(3)-(1)-(2)-(3)-(4)-(5)-(6)-(1)-(2) (1) உடல் மண்ணுக்கு உயிர் தமிழுக்கு, இதை உரக்கசொல்வோம் உலகிற்கு Udal mannukku uyir thamizhukku Idhai urakka solvom ulagirkku my body for […]

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[Mouna Ragam] MandRam vandhdha thendRalukku…

This song has stolen the hearts of millions; it is the hypnotic mix of Ilaiyaraaja’s music, Vaali’s lyrics,  S. P. Balasubrahmanyam’s voice, Maniratnam’s direction, Mohan and Revathi’s expressions and P.C Sreeram’s photography! I really hope we made justice translating this one! The music was adapted recently by Ilaiyaraaja himself for Cheeni Kum (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WGG8ObpHEow) Movie: Mouna […]

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[OK Kanmani] malargaL kaettaen..

Addicted to this wonderful song by #Vairamuthu for #OKadhal Kanmani! The song captures the yearning of a women to reach her beloved! Chitra adds life and soul to the song! Movie: O Kadhal Kanmani (OK Kanmani) Poet: Vairamuthu Music Director: A.R.Rahman Singer: Chitra and A.R. Rahman Song Sequence: (1)-(2)-(1)-(2)-(3)-(4)-(4)-(1)-(2)-(1)-(4)-(1)-(2)-(5)-(5)-(6)-(1)-(2)-(7)-(7)-(8)-(1)-(2)-(1)-(2)-(3)-(4)-(1)-(2) (1)மலர்கள் கேட்டேன் வனமே தந்தனை (2)தண்ணீர் கேட்டேன் […]

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[Bombay] Malaroadu malar inggu…

A better song for National integration/ religious co-existence? Need of the hour! #Vairamuthu, Bow! Movie: Bombay Poet: Vairamuthu Singer : Sujatha Music Director: A R Rahman Song sequence: (1)-(1)-(2)-(2)-(3)-(1)-(4) (1)மலரோடு மலர் இங்கு மகிழ்ந்தாடும் போது மனதோடு மனமின்று பகை கொள்வதேனோ? மதம் என்னும் மதம் ஓயட்டும் தேசம் மலர் மீது துயில் கொள்ளட்டும் malaroadu malar inggu magizhndhdhaadum poadhu manadhoadu manamindRu pagai […]

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[Nayagan] Thenpaandi Cheemaiyilae

#ThenpandiCheemaiyilae from the classic #Nayagan. A simple lullaby, a ever lasting music composed by #Ilaiyaraaja. The song was sung by both #KamalHaasan and #Isaignyani. Lyrics by #Pulamaipithan. Movie: Nayagan Poet: Pulamaipithan Singers: Ilaiyaraaja, Kamal Hassan Music: Ilaiyaraaja Song sequence: (1)-(2)-(1) (1) தென் பாண்டி சீமையிலே… தேரோடும் வீதியிலே… மான் போல வந்தவனே யார் அடிச்சாரோ… யார் அடிச்சாரோ… யார் அடிச்சாரோ… […]

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[Roja] Thamizhaa Thamizhaa

Independence day is getting closer, and we could feel the pulse go up. Here is a song that would energize you more – #ThamizhaaThamizhaa from the movie #Roja. It is #ARRahman’s debut album. A movie and song of national interest. The master poet #Vairamuthu seem to have ripped people’s thoughts and feelings, and penned it […]

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[Nayagan] Nee oru kaadhal sangeetham

A beautiful song from the classic #Nayagan. #Pulamaipithan’s lyrics, sung by #Mano and #Chitra, and composed by #Ilaiyaraaja. Movie: Nayagan Poet: Pulamaipithan Singers: Mano and K.S.Chitra Music: Ilaiyaraaja Song sequence: (1)-(1)-(2)-(1)-(2)-(1)-(3)-(1)-(1)-(2)-(1)-(4)-(1)-(1)-(2)-(1) (1) நீ ஒரு காதல் சங்கீதம் (2) வாய் மொழி சொன்னால் தெய்வீகம். nee oru kaadhal sangeedam vaai mozhi sonnaal deiveegam You are a love poetry If […]

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