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A typical Tanjavur painting showing Balakrishna (Young Lord Krishna).
A typical Tanjavur painting showing Balakrishna (Young Lord Krishna).

Get ready to read about an amazing art form of Tamil Nadu. Experience a wonderful world of rich, colorful paintings, adorned with golden foil.

Rajini has a huge fan-following in Japan. After the release of the movie Muthu in 1996, Rajinikanth became a household name in Japan, where the film ran for 23 weeks. Newsweek compared Rajini’s popularity in Muthu to that of Leonardo Dicaprio in Titanic.

This song personifies this larger-than-life personality: “If you want to know who the Superstar is, just ask any kid in Tamil Nadu…” Rajinikanth, the top-paid film actor in India, is.

Lack of creativity in conceptualisation of scenes and one point agenda to showcase the macho image of Vijay have hampered the movie dearly.

When you get to know within 10 minutes in to the movie, that the name of the movie is a nickname for the lead star and doesn’t have any other.

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What can Happen when Fiction Wins Out Over Facts in Academia

We all love a great underdog story.  There is nothing more emotionally satisfying than watching someone, against all odds, score a big victory. When this

NRI’s and the pre-conceived notion of Brain Drain

In a world that generalizes the act of an individual who goes overseas to demonstrate his / her capabilities and earn a living in a.

Story Telling with a Message Set to Music!

Storytelling is an art form greatly revered by the Tamil people. The art of narrating tales has flourished in Tamil Nadu…

Tamil Nadu’s Multimedia Paintings from the 16th Century

Get ready to read about an amazing art form of Tamil Nadu. Experience a wonderful world of rich, colorful paintings, adorned…

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