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WATCH: Enjoy Enjaami playlist – covers and lyrics


Ever since the hit Tamil Song Enjoy Enjaami dropped a few months ago, it’s skyrocketed. This will be the song you talk about in 50 years. We’ve put together a playlist just in case you’re one of those mix-tape ous with your favourite singer 20 different ways and sideways. Its music aside, the lyrics and meanings are resonating with Tamil people in India and the Diaspora. The timing of the song is perfect, coming in after the Farmer’s protests in India and the general sense of hopelessness wrought by covid. Artists are flocking to the song, churning out their own covers and interpretations. The vocals only version: Prithika The Diaspora:  n X t – sister duo Canadian sistes N X T The Celeb-lets-get-on-this version The youth: Rebecca Rajesh | 5 years old The Classical Dance: Bharathanatyam Cover The guy …

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Puthandu Vaztukal – Tamil New Year 14 April

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Puthandu marks a new month and start of a year and it is celebrated with a lot of fervour among Tamils and the Thamizh diaspora. People spend time with their families after they clean up the house, take part in prayers and start the day by visiting temples. They eat a lavish spread of delicious preparations in their best traditional clothes. and decorate their homes with beautiful hand-drawn rangolis. It comes after Hindi New Year and Ugadi but coincides with the new year of other traditions in India such as Vishu for people in Kerala, Poila Boishakh in West Bengal, Bihu for those in Assam, Baishakhi in Punjab.  Greetings and statuses in English தமிழ் புத்தாண்டு வாழ்த்துக்கள்! – Happy Tamil New Year – Puthandu Vazthukal On this auspicious day of the Tamil New Year, we hope that you and your family …

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