Song: Poo Pootha Solai
Singer: SP Balasubramaniam, S Janaki
Film: Puthu Nellu Puthu Naathu
Actors: Sukanya, Rudra, Rahul, Ram Arjun
‘Poo Pootha Solai’ from the 1991 film Puthu Nellu Puthu Naathu is our song of the day. Featuring a young couple in love, the song, shot in waterfalls, hills and fields, speaks of how love is like a garden in bloom. The classic Ilaiyaraaja composition is sung by SPB and S Janaki, with lyrics by Vaali.
Puthu Nellu Puthu Naathu, directed by Bharathiraja, follows the story of a widow who returns to her village with her two sons, one of whom falls in love with the powerful local landlord’s daughter, leading to a clash. The film marked the debut of Napolean, Sukanya and Rudra, among others. Following this, Napolean and Sukanya went on to have a good innings in many popular movies in the 1990s.