Lord of love songs MK Arjun Master
MK Arjunan was a music director in the Malayalam film industry. Known as Arjunan Master, he has composed music for over 150 Malayalam films, plays and albums.Hridayamuruki Nee, Pournamichandrika Thottuvilichu, Yadukula Rathi Devanevide, Nin Maniyara, Palaruvikkara, Kasturi Manakkunnallo, Chandrodayam Kand, Chettikulangara Bharaninal
He has composed many hit songs, including Ravi Varma's Ratibhavame. Arjuna was born on March 1, 1936, at Chirattapalam, Fort Kochi, the youngest of fourteen children, Paru. Fourteen were born, but only four survived, including two girls and two boys. Arjuna stopped studying in the second class to support his mother. He made and sold sweets and struggled to satisfy the hunger of himself and his brothers. He made a living by working from home, carrying loads, and working as a laborer.
Raman Vaidyan is a social activist. Saved by Arjuna. Arjuna and his elder brother Prabhakaran were taken to an orphanage in an ashram in Palani by Raman Vaidyan. Narayanaswamy was the head of the ashram. There is a bhajan every day in the ashram. Arjuna and Prabhakaran would always take part in it. Narayanaswamy understood the music taste of the children and arranged a music teacher for them.
So seven years. As the number of inmates in the ashram increased, both of them had to return to Fort Kochi. Family burden again. Conducting concerts and doing paid work somehow moved forward. Occasionally he worked as a security guard in a Saip bungalow. He wanted to continue studying music but could not because of financial difficulties. However, he practiced the tabla, vocals, and harmonies.
While working in the theater, Devarajan got acquainted with the master, which gave him the opportunity to master Arjun in cinema. He played the harmonium for theatrical songs as Devarajan Mash's assistant to the Kalidasa Arts Center. In 1968, Arjunan Master made his mark in the world of Malayalam film music with five songs from the film 'Karutha Pournami'.As he copied his life, P. When Bhaskaran wrote the song, Hrudayamuruki MK Arjunan composed the music.
"Hrudayamuruki nee karayillengil
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Meanwhile, Arjunan meets Sreekumaran Thampi. After films like Sreekumaran Thampi Chitramela and Veluthakatrina, it was time for Devarajan to stay away from Mash. Sreekumaran Thampi Devarajan once said something angrily to Mash, 'I have as much faith in my own ability as Mash has in his own music, I have enough of Mash's harmonist to make a song better. This sentence seems to fit. Sreekumaran Thampi later composed many memorable songs with MK Arjun. Most of the songs sung by MK Arjunan were written by Sreekumaran Thampi. Vayalar, p. Bhaskaran, O. N. V. He has also worked with Kurup. Although all the singers have been given a chance, K.J. Yesudas, p. Jayachandran, and Vani Jayaram sang most of his songs.MK Arjunan last composed the music for the movie "Vellaramkunnile Vellimeenukal" written by Rajeev Alunkal.Arjunan Master passed away on April 6, 2020, at 3:30 am at his residence in Kochi due to a congenital disease. He was 84 years old at the time of his death.