Mannipaaya? Will you please forgive me?
I had promised all of you in a previous post
that that I would write a post comparing the Tamil song Mannipayya
with its Hindi counterpart Sharminda Hoon
. Because of my busy schedule and because of all the books I have brought, I could not find much time to share all those thought with you via a blog post. I cannot, however, stop myself from sharing this song with you. This is the first time ever that I am sharing a YouTube video on The Blog of Reflections. I am in love with this song and I am sure you will love it too if you are in love, or were in love at some point.
Will you please forgive me?
I hope language won’t be a big barrier. I don’t know Tamil too, still I enjoyed the song. Everything is perfect, Thamarai’s words, A. R. Rahman’s music, Shreya’s voice, the 2000-year-old poetry of Thiruvalluvar in chorus, and oh how can I forget it, the picturization. I’m loving it. For the curious ones (like me), here is a translation (external link).
Do let me know of your thoughts, I’m waiting for them, and yeah, I am in love
Tags: A. R. Rahman, Love, Mannipaaya, Sharminda hoon, Shreya Ghoshal, Songs, Tamil, Thamarai, YouTube