Month: July 2013

How Arunachalam Muruganandham proved grassroot innovations are scalable and made a dent in the market?

This is a blog post written for an Indiblogger contest sponsored by Franklin Templeton Investments titled Idea Caravan. Franklin Templeton Investments partnered the TEDxGateway Mumbai in December 2012. All the...

/ July 31

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja 184/365 – Thendral Varum

Yaar Thoorigai from this movie is the most popular number but the album itself is so underrated. Listen to this brilliance. Day 184/365 Thendral Varum Movie: Paaru Paaru Pattinam paaru...

/ July 31

Movie Review: Ship of Theseus – This is Cinema

I don’t discriminate between movies (mainstream or art house). I either love them or hate them (sometimes in between too). But something happens to me when I watch intellectually stimulating...

/ July 30

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja 183/365 – Indha Vennila

Day 183/365 Indha Vennila Movie: December Pookal Director: R.Bhoopathy Actors: Mohan and Revathi Singer: Chitra Lyricist: Muthulingam  

/ July 30

Movie Review: Sonna Puriyadhu – Frivolously Funny

When a guy is booed for singing Tamil song during a Hindi night at a pub, the hero enters and sings “Rosapoo” (from Suryavamsam) in Hindi – “Rosa Hai” (I...

/ July 29

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja 182/365 – Tholin Mele

Whenever Ninaivellam Nithya is talked about, this song never comes in to the discussion. Just to remind this brilliance Day 182/365 Tholin Mele Movie: Ninaivellam Nithya Director: CV Sridhar Actors:...

/ July 29

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja 181/365 – Naane Un Kaadhali

Back to the usual for this week – a rare song from Dhayam Onnu with Chitra, Susheela and Swarnalatha in the same song Day 181/365 Naane Un Kaadhali Movie: Dhayam...

/ July 28

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja 180/365 – Happy & Pathos Series – Adi Aathadi

How can I ignore this beautiful tune in this series.. Day 180/365 Adi Aathadi Movie: Kadalora Kavithaigal Director: Bharathiraaja Actors: Sathyaraj & Rekha Singers: Ilaiyaraaja, Malaysia Vasudevan & S Janaki...

/ July 27

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja 179/365 – Happy & Pathos Series – Amudhoorum Thenpiraye

The final humm by Raaja is heart wrenching… Day 179/365 Amudhoorum Then Piraye Movie: Urudhi Mozhi Director: RV Udhayakumar Actors: Prabhu, Geetha & Shanthini Singers: S Janaki, Ilaiyaraaja Lyricist: RV...

/ July 26

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja 178/365 – Happy & Pathos Series – Naan Erikarai

Day 178/365 Naan Erikarai Movie: Chinna Thayi Director: S. Ganeshraj Actors: Vignesh, Rajeshwari (Padmashree) Singers: KJ Yesudas, Swarnalatha, Ilaiyaraaja Lyricist: Vaali   Happy Version Pathos Version  

/ July 25