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Potri Paadadi Ponne is a Tamil audio podcast that tears apart film song lyrics for the sheer fun of it!Every week a song is picked & the hosts jump right in. There's also a weekly Q&A for the hosts to answer doubts ppl might have.Follow us here to stay updated or on Facebook / Twitter. https://www.facebook.com/PotriPaadadiPonne https://twitter.com/PotriPaadadi

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Potri Paadadi Ponne is a Tamil audio podcast that tears apart film song lyrics for the sheer fun of it!Every week a song is picked & the hosts jump right in. There's also a weekly Q&A for the hosts to answer doubts ppl might have.Follow us here to stay updated or on Facebook / Twitter. https://www.facebook.com/PotriPaadadiPonne https://twitter.com/PotriPaadadi

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By SooriaJ - Dec 21 2012
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Stumbled on it just today, really interesting. Keep up the good work. Btw, on potri paddadi ponnae, even Kallars have the surname as thevars.

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By SooriaJ - Dec 21 2012
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Stumbled on it just today, really interesting. Keep up the good work. Btw, on potri paddadi ponnae, even Kallars have the surname as thevars.
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Rank #1: 23 - Fathers Day Special - Anandha Yaazhai (Thangameengal)

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Has someone held out an umbrella of love for you? Does the moon ever ask you for light? Can a father not need anything in life other than his daughter's smile? Listen to our Father's Day Special episode to find the answers, hearing Vaths, Narsi and Ramc take apart the Anandha Yazhai song from Director Ram's upcoming film, Thangameengal.

Jun 16 2013

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Rank #2: 3 - Venam Machan Venam (Oru Kal Oru Kannadi)

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How did the word 'Daavu' originate? Who is Gobaalu? What are vanjra meen, keluthi veralu & meesai eraalu? Ramc & Ajay try to answer these questions as they talk about Venam Machan Venam song from Oru Kal Oru Kannadi. Music: Harris Jayaraj Lyrics: Na.Muthukumar

Aug 20 2012

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Rank #3: Q&A - What is 'Kadhal Sadugudu'?

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Listen to Ramc & Ajay clarifying Nitasha's doubt on what is the meaning of the phrase "Kadhal Sadugudu" in the popular song from Alaipayuthey. Kelvi Keladi Kanne is part of a Tamil audio podcast on film songs. You can ask a question on Tamil song lyrics & the hosts try to come up with an answer. If you've got a doubt, send it to potri.paadadi.ponne@gmail.com or tweet @PotriPaadadi

Sep 01 2012

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Rank #4: 2 - Bonus - Potri Paadadi Ponne (Devarmagan)

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A bonus episode on Thevarmagan's Potri Paadadi Ponne song that jumps into history of Mukkulathor & Devars.

Aug 18 2012

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Rank #5: 21 - Bonus - Mothers Day Special Episode - Part 2

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May 13 2013

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Rank #6: Understanding Bharathiyar: interview with a Prof from NUS

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Dr.S.P.Thinnappan, a Tamil professor at National University of Singapore talks about the Nirpadhuve Nadappadhuve song from Bharathi. The professor interprets the song for us and takes us through Bharathiyar's intentions when he wrote it. Was Bharathiyar disillusioned with the world when he wrote this? Was Bharathiyar always an angry poet? Is he attacking someone's ideology through this song? This episode will answer all these questions for you. And here's our earlier episode discussing this song & the connections it has with Western philosophies & cinema - http://snd.sc/14oCBO7

Sep 06 2013

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Rank #7: Birthday Special Episode

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Misread texts, Her Majesty, kurruku questions, Madhan Karky! On PPP's first birthday, the five hosts together (for the first time ever!), go over the quirks, coincidences and general nonsense that let us stand here today. You got us here, you know who you are. And to you, thank you. :) #HappyBirthdayPPP

Aug 07 2013

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Rank #8: Pazharasam kudicha thappa?

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Anusha asks us a question from Thom Karuvil Irundhom song from the movie Star. Two of our listeners, Siddharth and Nithya give us their perspectives on 'pazharasam' and 'draatchai'. And then Kaushik (who asked us the Seembal Vaasam question earlier: Potri-paadadi-ponne – Kkk-ep7) comes up with another question, this time from a song written by Kannadasan for a K.Balachander film. If you know the answer to Kaushik's question, email us your answer, message us on Facebook or tweet @PotriPaadadi

Jul 29 2013

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Rank #9: Q&A - Ashtaksharam greater than Panchaksharam?

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Yeshwanth asks a question on the Kallai Mattum Kandaal song from Dasavatharam. A line that's related to Ashtaksharam & Panchaksharam, the mantras of the Vaishnavites & the Shaivites respectively. Watch out for the question on Vellai Pookkal song from Kannathil Muthamittal, which we'll take up next week. If you've got any questions, tweet @PotriPaadadi, ask us on Facebook or email it to potri.paadadi.ponne@gmail.com

Sep 08 2012

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Rank #10: Q&A - What do 'kuviyamilla' and 'kaatchi paezhai' mean? Why use them in a love song?

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Nithya from Dallas asks us the meaning of "kuviyamilla" and "kaatchi paezhai" in the Ennamo Yedho song from Ko and why these words occur in a love song? Adithyan gives a concise answer to this question (the same Adithyan who answered the "Who is that Dharmendra?" question!). We also have an audio clip of Madan Karky talking about this song from a Behindwoods interview. Do you have a different take on this question? Let us know in the comments. Also, note the next question from Srivatsan on the Kurukku Siruthavale song from Mudhalvan. If you hav an answer for his question, send us an audio clip of your answer.

Jun 03 2013

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Rank #11: Q&A - Is Kuzhandhai a metaphor in the Vellai Pookkal song?

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Anusha asks Potri Paadadi Ponne if the repeated usage of the word "Kuzhandhai" in the Vellai Pookkal song from Kannathil Muthamittal is a metaphor. Vathsalyan, Ramc and Ajay reply with some of their interpretations. If you've got questions like this on Tamil film song lyrics ask us at potri.paadadi.ponne@gmail.com or on Twitter http://twitter.com/potripaadadi

Sep 15 2012

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Rank #12: Q&A - What is Kambanjangu? Why does it irritate the eyes?

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The Kurukku Siruthavale song from Mudhalvan has the heroine singing a line, "Kambanjangu vizhundha maadhiriye, kannukkulla nozhanju uruthuriye!" What is the lyricist trying to convey through this line asks Srivatsan. 3 of our listeners: Ramkumar, Azhagunila and Priya answer his question giving their unique interpretations of this line penned by Vairamuthu. Don't miss the question for the upcoming Kelvi Keladi Kanne episode at the end. Anusha asks us why it is ok to eat grapes but wrong to drink grape juice!

Jul 03 2013

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Rank #13: 22 - Karu Karu Vizhigalaal & Sariya Idhu Thavara - an analysis

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Can that girl who's a friend become the girlfriend? Getting a high from your girl's friend, should you? Feel like a water drop on a lotus flower? Don't understand what we're saying? :P For answers, listen in to our combo episode on Sariya Idhu Thavara (Kalloori) and Karu Karu (Pachai Killi Muthucharam) where Ramc, Vaths and Narsi are in conversation with our special guest: Priya Puratchimani, an avid PPP listener and solid source of encouragement!

Jun 12 2013

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Rank #14: 21 - Mothers Day Special - Part 1

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Connecting the movies: Pavitra, Rang De Basanti and Taare Zameen Par? Yep that's right. The way she attends every PTI meeting, the way she stays up late till her son gets home, the way she learnt cycling for her daughter... connecting the three the way only a mother can. Presenting the PPP Mothers' Day special. Listen to what *you've* spoken about your mothers, their love, and your expression of it through the songs you've selected!

May 12 2013

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Rank #15: 23 - Bonus - Fathers Day Special - A Prelude

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For Father's Day, we take up the song "Anandha Yazhai" from the upcoming film Thangameengal, a beautiful song about the relationship between a father and daughter. Ajay, one of our hosts, shares his feelings on the song and how he finds it to be similar to a song from Director Ram's earlier film - Katradhu Thamizh. This is just a prelude though. Watch out for our main episode tomorrow in which we dive deeper into the Aanandha Yazhai song.

Jun 15 2013

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Rank #16: Q&A - What is "Uruvamilla Urundai"?

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Every week we take up one question anyone might have about a Tamil song & try to give an answer. In our 1st episode, Vathsalyan asks us a question on the Ennavale song from Kadhalan. If you've got a question, send a message or an audio to potri.paadadi.ponne@gmail.com

Aug 25 2012

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Rank #17: 7 - Ullathil Nalla Ullam (Karnan)

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Why does the "Ullathil nalla Ullam" not sleep? Who is "Vallavan"? Why is Krishna to blame for Karna's plight? What if Kunti had been as bold as Kannagi? What are some interpretations of Karna that people inspired by his story have made?

Sep 17 2012

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Rank #18: 6 - Raja Rani Jackie (Netrikann)

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An item song from the film Netrikann is the topic of discussion in the 6th episode of Potri Paadadi Ponne. What is "Podhu Nilavu"? Can a woman marry everyday? Ramc, Ajay & Vathsalyan discuss these questions & more.

Sep 10 2012

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Rank #19: 5 - Kicku Eruthey (Padaiyappa)

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Ramc, Ajay & Vathsalyan talk about a 'Thathuvam' song from Padaiyappa in the 5th episode of Potri Paadadi Ponne. What do gold dust & barley have in common? How is this song inspired from Bhagavad Gita? There's also Prasanna, a Rajnikanth fan, who tells us how this song gives him goosebumps.

Sep 03 2012

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Rank #20: Q&A - Sindhiya Venmani Sirppikkul mutthaacha? Enna solreenga?

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In this episode, Azhagu Narayanan asks us to explain the first four lines of 'Sindhiya Venmani' song from Poonthotta Kavalkkaaran. It's a 'kavitthuvamaana' song says Rajagopal and he goes on to explain the meaning of 'sindhiya venmani' and 'selaadum kann'. Dinesh, another avid listener, is amazed by the usage of euphemism in these lines and he tells us his interpretations of the song. Nithya from Dallas asks us the next question from Ennamo Yedho (Film: Ko; Lyricist: Madan Karky). The words If you have any questions, send us your audio recording on Facebook or tweet us @PotriPaadadi

Apr 26 2013

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