Kavignar Vaali

(1931-2013 / Srirangam, Madras Presidency / India)

Kavignar Vaali
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Vaali (born T. S. Rangarajan) was a Tamil poet and lyricist who wrote Tamil poetry and film song lyrics. He has also acted in several films including Sathya, Hey Ram, Paarthale Paravasam and Poikkal Kudhirai. He was honoured by the Government of India with the Padma Shri, India'a forth highest civilian honour.


Vaali, whose real name is T. S. Rangarajan, was born in an Iyengar family at Srirangam in 1931. His father's name is Srinivasa Iyengar and his mother is Ponnammal. He was an artist and he worked at All India Radio (AIR). He holds the record for having written most number of lyrics in Tamil. He has written lyrics for over 10,000 songs. He has authored ... more »

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