Archive for January 2010

MGR Devotees Celebration

January 30, 2010
 Sri MGR Year  93, 30th January Saturday

 Every year Ponmanachemmal Sri MGR Bakthargal celebrates MGR birthday function in grand manner by distributing Books, pencils, pens and Annadanam to poor children around Otteri and Purasawalkam area.

MGR Devotee Sathya does this function every year, not only this MGR fan Association other MGR Fans Association joins this celebration.

(With help of my memory) In the above image numbered 1 is from the left are Vedha from Kalaiventhan MGR Bakthargal Trust, Vethailai Kumar to the right are MGR Devotees Sathya and E.Baskaran from Kalaiventhan MGR Bakthargal.
Numbered 2 are from left Unny, Venkat, E.Baskaran, Sathya, Vethalai Kumar, Vedha.
Numbered 3 Pooja done to their God MGR performed by E.Baskaran and Ma.So.Narayanan.
Numbered 4 Annadanam given by MGR Devotees.

Numbered 5 and 6 Annadanam by Sathya, Urimaikural MGR magazine Editor B.S.Raju, Elangovan.

Numbered 7 and 8 Annadanam by Sathya and Venkat.

MGR Devotees who participated in the function are:

Kalaiventhan MGR Bakthargal:

E.Baskaran, Vethalai Kumar, M.Kumar and C.Nandakumar.

Kalaiventhan MGR Bakthargal Trust

S.Kalaimani, Guna, G.Raja, Durai, Manivannan, V.Vedha and C.Ramamurthy.

Aanaithulaga MGR Pothunala Sangam

Ma.So.Narayanan

Ponmanachemmal Sri MGR Bakthargal

B.Yukesh Babu, M.K.Venkat, B.Unnikrishnan and Sathya.

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Eternal Magic of MGR

January 26, 2010
Sri MGR Year 93, 26th January Tuesday

Updated Post – 27th January

Today morning MGR Devotee Yukesh Babu called me and informed an article has been published by India Glitz in their website about our Beloved Leader MGR’s Birth day. I have given the link below.

The eternal magic of MGR IndiaGlitz [Thursday, January 17, 2008] 

As we step out from our house this morning, an old MGR number drifts through the wind and gets to us. We wonder why the tea guy who has been playing all those only-god-knows-what songs every morning has chosen to play “Pudhiya vaanam pudhiya bhoomi…” Then the fact dawns that today is MGR’s birth anniversary.

Singapore MGR Fan

January 24, 2010
Sri MGR Year 93, 24th January Sunday

MGR Devotee Sathyamurthy celebrates MGR Birthday on 17th of January ever year. This time due to Birthday function in Raja Annamalai Mandram Sathya is celebrating this function along with his friends today in his home. May MGR spirit bless him.
Click the photo to read about this MGR Fan from Singapore.

MGR Function in Raja Annamalai Mandram part I

January 22, 2010
Sri MGR Year 93, 22nd January Friday

After MGR Fans meet in Royapettah everybody moved to Raja Annamalai Mandram. By 7 pm the people went inside, before that they were busy buying MGR CD’s and Books which were on display put up by Thangavel who have painstakingly gathered MGR speech CDs and rare MGR films.

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MGR Fans Meet

January 17, 2010
Sri MGR Year 93, 17th January Sunday

Today is our Beloved Leader MGR’s 93rd Birthday. On Behalf of MGR Fans/Devotees and Urimaikural MGR Magazine MGR Fans Meet was organized in Samuthaya Nala Koodam, Royapettah.

Devotees and Fans from all over Tamil Nadu and Karanataka participated in the function. Nagai Dharuman, Editor Sundaram and Stills Sankarrao presided and gave away awards to important MGR fans.


Which Leader now possess such qualities? was the hot topice after seeing Dinamalar paper article by most MGR Fans.

Before I left the function Note books, pen, pencil and Annadanam were given to Poor children.

The function was captured in Video/Photos, will be provided in our blog as soon as I get the copy.

Update News click here.

Puratchi Thalaivar Birthday

January 14, 2010
Sri MGR Year 92, January 14th, Thursday

Ponmanachemmal Sri MGR Bakthargal has come up with the Birthday Poster of our MGR.

The poster was given to me for the upload purpose by MGR Devotee Venkat.

Puratchi Thalaivar MGR’s 93rd Birthday will be celebrated on 17th of this month in Raja Annamalai Mandram Chennai from 6.30 pm onwards.

A special book will be released during that day. Chief guests likely to attend the function are V.C.Guganathan – Director, K.P.Ramakrishnan – MGR’s Personal Body Guard, Actress CID Sakunthala, Jayanthi Kannappan of ALS Productions, Ramani wife of Late V.K.Ramasamy, Sushila Lakshmanan – wife of Story writer Ma.Lakshmanan, Kutti Lakshmi (child artist who acted with MGR in Thirudathae song).

Sankar Rao – Stills, Nagai Dharuman, Director Saroj Kumar, Actress Kusalakumari, Editor Sundaram and Poovai Sengkuttuvan.

MGR Devotees and MGR Fans from the various place from Tamil Nadu such as from Chennai, Kanchipuram, Arakkonam, Thiruvannamalai, Vellore, Salem, Pondicherry, Thirupur, Coimbatore, Palani, Madurai, Trichy, Dindukal, Kumbakonam, Peravoorani, Theni, Nellai, Nagercoil, Tutucorin, Karur and also from Karnataka – Bangalore and Shimoga will assemble in Raja Annamalai Madram.

Book Stalls and CD stalls will be functioning: Rare books, photos and CDs (mainly MGR speech CD’s) will be on display. MGR movies full songs collection right from Rajakumari to Madurai Meeta Sundarapandian aggregating to 800 songs in one DVD.

Golden Jubilee Function DVD is also available for sale.

MGR Movies In 2009

January 11, 2010
Sri MGR Year 92, January 11th, Monday

In 2009 MGR’s 28 movies were re-released in 83 centres in Chennai alone. Madurai region will follow soon.

MGR acted in 115 Hero movies out of 136, only MGR hero acted movies are released. And we only taking this into account.

Of these 28 movies released in 2009, 9 movies are black and white. And I request members of Mayyam.com please read and tell us how many MGR flop movies (to them) are released in 2009 in Chennai alone.

This pain staking data was compiled by MGR Devotee and member of Ponmanachemmal Sri MGR Bakthargal Venkat.

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93rd Birth Day Function Invitation

January 7, 2010
Sri MGR Year 92, January 7th Thursday
January 17th is our beloved Leader MGR’s 93rd Birth Day, we (Urimaikural MGR Magazine, all MGR Fans and srimgr.com) have planned to celebrate the function in grand manner.

The function will be held in two places one in Royapettah venue near New College Road (from 16.1.2010 to 17.1.2010 until 5.30 pm) and Raja Annamalai Mandram (17.1.2010 6 pm onwards) in Chennai.

Those who need tickets for the 17th January Raja Annamalai Mandram please contact through email. Our email id is replytomgr@live.in

All MGR Fans and Devotees are asked to partcipate on 17th Morning in Royapettah Samuthaya Nala Kudoom, near New College Road. Free accomadation and food for the function will be provided.

This the ticket for the function. New Book will be released on 17th evening in the function. For other details mail us replytomgr@live.in.

MGR Movie Release in Papers

January 5, 2010
Sri MGR Year 92, January 5th Tuesday

We are trying to update our blog with the re-release of MGR movies which is unparallel in Tamil Film Industry. Rarely these news are flashed in Newspapers. Today in Malai Malar in different editions they have given an article about the re-release of MGR movies this week.

Two movies are Sirithu Vazha Vendum in Saravana and Netru Indru Nalai in Natraj, due to work I was not able to cover the theater happenings which I do regulary and update in our Blog.

Today evening MGR Devotee Yukesh Babu through mobile and Murugan sir through mail. conveyed the re-release of MGR movies. I thank these persons for their timely help in updating our blog with these news.

Reports from Dinamalar

January 3, 2010
Sri MGR Year 92, January 3rd Sunday

Today Dinamalar has given two articles about MGR one is very rare images of MGR waiting to see his beloved Fans during 1st January 1982 and another homage held in France.

Two Images are placed in another blog, click here to read.