(The intentionally convoluted title almost prompted me to add ‘Harry Potter and’ as a prefix. But it works wonderfully for the content of the post and is thus left as is.) Compliments – are polite, expressive and appreciative. They can make someone’s day as effortlessly as good weather. A genuine, well timed, rightly placed compliment… Continue reading The Mutual Exclusivity of Compliments and Confidence
Song: Theera Ulaa Movie: OK Kanmani Lyricist: Vairamuthu Singer: A R Rahman, Dharshana My favourite lyrics: Pirivondru Naerumendru Theriyum Kanna En Piriyathai Athanaalae Kuraikka Maattaen Sarinthu Vidum Azhakendru Theriyum Kanna En Sandhosha Kalaigalai Naan Nirutha Maattaen Lyric Translation (Rough): I know our separation is imminent, my dear But I shall not reduce my love for… Continue reading Song #6: Theera Ulaa
Song: Naane Varugiren Movie: OK Kanmani Lyricist: Vairamuthu Singer: D. Sathyaprakash, Shashaa Tirupati My favourite lyrics: Chinnanjiru Chinnanjiru Ragasiyamae Chinnanjiru Chinnanjiru Athisayamae Chinnanjiru Viral Kodu Chinnanjiru Chinnanjiru Idam Kodu Chinnanjiru Aasaikku Poi Solla Theriyaathae Lyric Translation (Rough): (There are) Small, little secrets (to share) (There are) Small, little wonders (to feel) Give me your little… Continue reading Song #5: Naane Varugiren
Song: Rasaali Movie: Achcham Enbadhu Madamaiyada Lyricist: Thamarai Singer: D. Satyaprakash, Shashaa Tirupathi My favourite lyrics: Veyil Mazhai Vetkkum Padi Nanaivathai Vinmeengalum Veembaai Ènai Thødarvathi Oørukkøru Kaattrin Manam Kamazhvathai Maravane Munnum Ithu Pølae Puthu Anubavam Kandaen Èna Šøllum Padi Ninaivillai Innum Èthirkaalathilum Vazhi Illai Maravaene Lyric Translation (Rough): In the shining sun and the drenching… Continue reading Song #4: Raasali
Song: Oru Dheivam Thantha Poove Movie: Kannathil Muththamittal Lyricist: Vairamuthu Singer: Chinmayi Sripada, Jeyachandran My favourite lyrics: Ènathu Šelvam Nee Ènathu Varumai Nee Kidaitha Kavithai Nee Yezhuthu Pizhayum Nee Iraval Velicham Nee Iravin Kanneer Nee Yenathu Vaanam Nee Izhantha Širagum Nee Naan Thøøki Valartha Thuyaram Nee Lyric Translation (Rough): You are my… Continue reading Song #2: Oru Dheivam Thantha Poove
Song Name: Azhage Azhage Movie Name: Saivam Lyricist: Na. Muthukumar Singer: Uthara Unnikrishnan My favourite lyrics: Idhayam Oru Oonjale Idam Valam Adhu Aadidum Inbathil Adhu Thointhidum Thunbathil Adhu Moozhgidum Nadandhavai Naam Naalume Ninaipadhil Porul Illaiye Nadappadhai Naam Enninaal Adhaivida Uyarvillaiye Lyrics Translation (Rough) The heart is a swing That sways left and right It fills… Continue reading Song #1: Azhage Azhage
There are many reasons why music is a solace. Not resorting to the usual clichés, I depend on music for a lot of things. While most of the time I notice the instruments more than the lyrics, there are some songs that attract me purely for the lyrics, and some others that work as a… Continue reading Music and Me – Pilot Post
One of the best feelings in the world is finding something you were searching for. But what could be even better? Getting something priceless when you weren’t actually searching for it. After such a philosophical beginning, the background: Weekends are cleaning days, and today was no different. There are times when I brave myself to… Continue reading The notes from the past Me!
The simplest joys of life are those that come as a by-product of something else. When the mind is too busy planning the big things, joy manifests itself in the little things, and acts as its own reward. Be it in setting small milestones and achieving them instead of focusing on huge long term goals,… Continue reading In the Little Things
In a world of relay races, You're my marathon The stoic silence that Spells companionship At the end of every Grueling day of tiring emotions In a world of flashy Swarovski, You're my solid diamond The shoulder I know is Always there, just in reach When I want a sounding board, A kind listening… Continue reading In A World of This & That!