Dheepam

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Dheepam
Dheepam poster.jpg
Poster
Directed byK. Vijayan
Written byA. L. Narayanan (dialogues)
Story byThoppil Bhasi
Produced byK. Balaji
StarringSivaji Ganesan
Sujatha
Vijayakumar
Sangeetha
CinematographyG. Or. Nathan
Edited byB. Kanthasamy
Music byIlaiyaraaja
Production
company
Suresh Arts
Distributed bySujatha Cine Arts
Release date
  • 26 January 1977 (1977-01-26)
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CountryIndia
LanguageTamil

Dheepam (transl. Lamp) is a 1977 Indian Tamil-language film, directed by K. Vijayan and produced by K. Balaji. The film stars Sivaji Ganesan, Sujatha, Vijayakumar and Sangeetha. The film had musical score by Ilaiyaraaja.[2][3] It is a remake of the Malayalam film Theekkanal. The film became a blockbuster at the box-office, running for over 100 days in theatres.[4]

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The music was composed by Ilaiyaraaja.[5] The song "Anthapurathil Oru" is set in Mayamalavagowla raga.[6] The song "Poovizhi Vaasalil" is set in Yamuna Kalyani raga.[7]

No. Song Singers Lyrics Length
1 "Poovizhi Vaasalil" K. J. Yesudas, Janaki Pulamaipithan 04.32
2 "Anthapuratthil Oru" T. M. Soundararajan, Janaki 04.13
3 "Pesaathe" T. M. Soundararajan 04.03
4 "Raaja Yuva Raaja" T. M. Soundararajan 04.27

References[edit]

  1. ^ "'இசை - இளையராஜா, உதவி - அமர்சிங்'; ரஜினிக்கு முந்திக்கொண்ட ராஜாவின் இசை; 'அந்தப்புரத்தில் ஒரு மகராணி'தான் சிவாஜிக்கு முதல் ஸ்பெஷல்!".
  2. ^ https://kalkionline.com/imagegallery/archiveimages/kalki/1977/feb/27-02-1977/p23.jpg
  3. ^ "181-190". nadigarthilagam.com. Retrieved 25 August 2014.
  4. ^ "சிவாஜp - பாலாஜp கூட்டணியில் உருவான காவியங்கள்". Thinakaran (in Tamil). 4 December 2011. Archived from the original on 12 June 2021. Retrieved 12 June 2021.
  5. ^ "Dheepam Songs". raaga.com. Retrieved 25 August 2014.
  6. ^ Mani, Charulatha (11 November 2011). "A Raga's Journey — The magic of Mayamalavagowla". The Hindu. ISSN 0971-751X. Retrieved 30 September 2021.
  7. ^ "100 இசை துளி - Padma Vibhushan | Padma Vibhushan for Ilaiyaraaja | Ilayaraja's Padma Vibhushan | Ilayaraja's Padma Vibhushan Award | இளையராஜா | பத்மவிபூஷண் | இசை ராஜா | இசைஞானி | இசைஞானி இளையராஜா | இசைஞானி இளையராஜா பத்மவிபூஷண் | இசைஞானி இளையராஜா பத்மவிபூஷண் விருது".

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