is a famous Tamil
Tamil is a Dravidian language spoken predominantly by Tamil people of the Indian subcontinent. It has official status in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu and in the Indian union territory of Pondicherry. Tamil is also an official language of Sri Lanka and Singapore...
writer, author of over 150 novels, 100 short stories, and dialogue/screenplay writer for over 14 films. He has also contributed to Tamil periodicals such as Kalki, Ananda Vikatan
Ananda Vikatan ஆனந்த விகடன் is the leading Tamil language weekly magazine published from Chennai, India. It is part of the Vikatan group which also publishes Junior Vikatan , Chutti Vikatan , Aval Vikatan , Naanayam Vikatan , Sakthi Vikatan , Motor Vikatan and Pasumai Vikatan Ananda Vikatan ஆனந்த...
Kumudam is a Tamil language weekly magazines published in Chennai, India. The group also publishes other Tamil magazines including Kumudam Reporter, Kumudam Snehidi, Kumudam Bhakti, Kumudam Jothidam, Kumudam Theeranadhi. At the sametime kumudam group started a telugu spiritual magazine called...
. His writings are noted for a distinct philosophical and religious tone. He presently resides at Mylapore, Chennai. He is fondly called Ezhuthu Sithar
by his fans. He is a disciple of "sri yogi ram surath kumar
". In his many novels he shows immense interest in enlightenment. He is considered as "Maanasiga Guru" for many individuals, who are in search of the formless almighty. His lucid but powerful expressions of man-woman relationship and human-God union is a tribute to mankind.
- Mercury pookkal
- Irumbhu kudhiraigals
- Krishna arjunan
- Endrenrum anbudan
Udayar may refer to the following:*Udayar , a Tamil novel written by Balakumaran.*Udayar , a title of Tamil community Parkavakulam.*Udayar , a title of Tamil community Nathamar.*Udayar , a title of Tamil King Rajaraja Chola I....
- Pani vizhum malar vanam
- Kadal neelam
- Naan enna solli vittaen
- Pey Karumbu
- Kadalora Kuruvigal
- Karaiyora Muthalaihal
- Payanigal Kavanikkavum
- Meettatha Veenai
- Vetrilai Kodi
- Manja Kaani
- Karnanin Kathai
- KatruKondal Kutramillai
- En Manathu Thamaraipu
- Kalyana Murungai
- Peria Purana Kathaigal
- Kannaadi Koburangal
- Ammavum 10 Katturaigalum
- Manam Uruguthei
- Appam Vadai Thayirsatham
- Ithuthaan Vayathu Kathalikka
- snegamulla singam
- yeno theriavillai
- kathal aragam
- nali mothiram
- ean mathil tamarai poo
- idarku thane aasaipattai Balakumara
- Thalaiyanai pookkal
- En kanmani thamarai
He justifies Double or trible marriages
Contribution to films
Balakumaran's contribution to films has largely been in the field of screenplay making and dialogue writing. His skills in crafting the dialogue for any conceivable character are noteworthy in Kollywood
Kollywood is a word referring two different movie industries in India and Nepal, derived from the word Hollywood and their local movie centers.* Tamil cinema, the Tamil language film industry based on Kodambakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu,...
List of the films to which Balakumaran contributed:
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Kadhalan is a Tamil film released in 1994, written and directed by S. Shankar. The film's score and soundtrack were composed by A. R. Rahman. The film stars Prabhu Deva and Nagma in the lead roles. Actor Vikram has dubbed his voice for Prabhu Deva...
- Kizhakku Malai
- Madangal Aezhu
- Ragasiya Police
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Velai is a 1998 Indian Tamil film, directed by Suresh and written by Balakumaran, starring Vignesh, Indaraja, Nassar in lead roles. The film, produced by J...
Jeans is a 1998 Tamil musical romance film. Directed and written by Shankar and produced by Ashok Amritraj and Murali Manohar, it stars Prashanth, Aishwarya Rai and Nassar in the lead roles. Raju Sundaram and Lakshmi, prominent actors from the south Indian film industry, played the roles of the...
Vallavan is a 2006Tamil film written and directed by T. R. Silambarasan, starring himself in the title role along with Nayantara, Reema Sen and Sandhya whilst Santhanam, Premji Amaren, Sathyan and S. Ve. Shekhar play supporting roles. The dialogues are written by noted writer Balakumaran, whilst...
- Literary Awards won :
- Irumbu Kudhiraigal – Raja Sir Annamalai Chettiyar Trust Award
- Mercury Pookal – Illakkiya Sindhanai Awards
- Kadarpalam – State Award (II Prize) (Short Story Collection)
- Sugajeevanam – State Award (I Prize) (short story collection)
- Cinema Awards Won :
- Guna – Cinema Express Award
- Kaadalan – State Award (Best dialogue Writer)
- Other Awards :
- Honoured with "Sindhanai Chemmal" title (From Lions Club Madras)
- Kalaimaamani Award from Government of Tamil Nadu