Ilayaraja offers prayers at Chidambaram Noted music composer Ilayaraja is a well-known spiritualist. In the past, KHKDVFRPSRVHGWXQHVIRUPDQ\GHYRWLRQDODOEXPVDQGKLVÂżOPVRQJV set on the Almighty have become big hits. Indeed who can forget his VRXOVWLUULQJUHQGLWLRQRIWKHPDJQLÂżFHQW7KLUXYDVDJDP"(DUOLHUWKLV month, Ilayaraja chose to visit the famous Sri Chidambaram Nataraja temple and offered prayers. He was accompanied by temple authorities DQGZDVRIIHUHGDVSHFLDOGDUVKDQ2QWKHÂżOPIURQWWKH,VDLJQDQLLV currently busy working in Gautham Vasudev Menonâ€™s Neethanae En Ponvasantham, besides a couple of Telugu movies.
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