In connection with ‘STAGE LIGHT MUSIC ARTISTE UNION OF CHENNAI’s fourth anniversary, they proposed to felicitate and honour Sri. T.M.Soundararajan, the great singer  who has touched the souls and minds of many through his majestic voice, on being honoured with prestigious “Padmashri” Award, on 12th December 2004 at Kamarajar Hall at 10.00 A.M. 

We are very proud in honouring this living legend , the inimitable film singer of yesteryear, who ruled the Kollywood with his flawless diction, intonation, expression and voice modulation. We all knew that the way he had sung for the two all time giants of Tamil cinema, Makkal Thilagam and Nadigar Thilagam, was an astonishing achievement by any standards. After all it is our duty to honour this outspoken and forthright singing genius.

Programme schedule: 

  • Garlanding of ‘Kaviyarasar Kannadasan’ statue, G.N.Chetty Road,T.Nagar  by “Padmashree” T.M.Soundararajan at 8.00 AM. All union members and office bearers will accompany him.

  • From Kannadasan Statue Shri. T.M.Soundararajan will be riding on a decorated Chariot, pulled by horses, to the venue i.e. Kamarajar arangam.

  • All the members and office bearers of STAGE LIGHT MUSIC ARTISTE UNION OF CHENNAI’ and T.M.S fans will follow the Chariot in a grand procession.

  • The procession will reach the venue by 9.00 A.M.

  • A very grand reception has been arranged at  the programme venue to receive our beloved Singer.

  • ‘Poorna Kumbh Mariyathai’ and Aarathy will be performed there, along with all kind of Mangala Music / Garlanding by an elephant/ showering of flowers / folk dance performances like Garagaattam…and so on will provide the perfect ambience of festivity.

  • Shri. Nalli Kuppusamy will inaugurate the function with lighting of Kuththuvilakku at 10.00 A.M.

  • Mellisai Mannar Shri M.S.Visvanathan will preside over the show.

  • Top Celebrities from Kollywood will participate as chief guests and shower praises on T.M.S.

  • A two hour musical delight : Evergreen Super Hit songs of T.M.S will be performed by famous cine playback singers and select members of our union.

  • The Chief Guest  Shri. M.S.Viswanathan will present a memento  and  memorable presents to “Padmashree” T.M.Soundararajan.

  • “Padmashree” T.M.Soundararajan will deliver his thanksgiving speech.

  •  Entry strictly restricted to ‘STAGE LIGHT MUSIC ARTISTE UNION’ members and invitees only.

  • Considering the ardent T.M.S fans’ eagerness to view the show, we have reserved 300 seats for them. They can make the necessary donation and collect the tickets at the auditorium.

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