[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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[Avatharam] Thendral Vanthu Theendum Pothu

[paypal_donation_button align=”center”] One of the best of #Ilaiyaraaja. Beautiful lyrics by #Vaali, and sung by #Ilaiyaraaja and #SJanaki. Movie: Avatharam Poet: Vaali Singers: Ilaiyaraja, S.Janaki Music Director: Ilaiyaraja Song sequence: (1)-(2)-(3)-(1)-(2)-(4)-(5)-(1)-(6)-(7)-(1)-(2)-(8)-(1)-(2) (1) தென்றல் வந்து தீண்டும் போது என்ன வண்ணமோ மனசுல… (2) திங்கள் வந்து காயும் போது என்ன வண்ணமோ நெனப்புல… Thendral vandu theendum boodu yenna vannamoo… manasula… Thingal […]

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[Pudhiya Mugam] Kannuku Mai Azhagu…

Second song from the movie #PudhiyaMugam. Couldn’t simply resist from translating this song. Another beauty from #A.R.Rahman with lyrics penned by #Vairamuthu. #P.Susheela’s voice is as sweet as it can be. This song is a beautiful description from a wife, on the beauty of her #relationship. Movie: Pudhiya Mugam Poet: Vairamuthu Singer: P.Susheela Music: A.R.Rahman […]

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[Marupadiyum] nalam vaazha ennaalum en vaazhthukkal…

A song to console….A fantastic composition, perfect all rounder (good lyrics, brilliant music and an awesome rendition)… one of Ilayaraaja’s best Movie: Marupadiyum Poet: Vaali Music Director: Ilayaraja Singer: S.P.Balasubramaniam Song Sequence: (1)-(2)-(2)-(1)-(3)-(1)-(4)-(1)-(2)-(2)-(1) (1)நலம் வாழ எந்நாளும் என் வாழ்த்துக்கள் தமிழ் கூறும் பல்லாண்டு என் வார்த்தைகள் nalam vaazha ennaalum en vaazhthukkal, thamizh koorum pallaandu en vaarthaigal, My wishes […]

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