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Maestro Ilaiyaraja was awarded the Centenary Award for Lifetime Achievement during the inauguration of the 46th International Film Festival of India today (November 20th, 2015) at Panaji, Goa. The legendary composer was honoured by Arun Jaitley, the Minister for Information and Broadcasting, and actor Anil Kapoor, in the presence of a very large gathering consisting of filmmakers, artistes, technicians and film enthusiasts.

Ilaiyaraja, during his speech post the award ceremony, iterated that music must be taught at every educational institution in the country and also took the opportunity to express his grief over the growing incidents of violence across the globe.

Maestro Ilaiyaraaja is one of the greatest composer of this era in South India. He has composed more than 1000 Indian films (Tamil, Malayaalam, Telugu, Kannada, Hindi), 5000 film songs and few private albums such as How To Name it, Nothing but wind Symphony for Thiruvasakam etc.

Music is my breath.

Maestro Ilaiyaraaja