Popular Indian Carnatic musician M Balamuralikrishna passed news came out on Tuesday, 22 November 2016. Balamuralikrishna was 86 years old, who is a well known one popular musician, actor, singer of India. On 22-11-2016, Balamuralikrishna passed at Chennaiin his house at Kanakasri Nagar in Cathedral Road. He had god gifted talent in music and became popular by mastering 72 ragas by age of 15 years.
As a music composer he was popular in Telugu, Kannada, Tamil, Sanskrit languages. Balamuralikrishna is also an actor in various movies like Bhakta Prahlada. Balamuralikrishna received top honors and awards like Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan, Padma Shri. In musical instruments like violin, mridangam, kanjira also he was an expert.
Full name of Balamuralikrishna is Mangalampalli Balamuralikrishna who was born at Sankaraguptam in Andhra Pradesh. Sri Bhadrachala Ramadasu, Sri Annam acharya are most famous music compositions by music legend Balamuralikrishna in his career. Most popular songs that everyone remembers of Balamuralikrishna are Oru Naal Podhuma song from movie Thiruvilayaadal, Tyagaraja’s Nagumomu keerthanam, Chinna kannan azhaikiran song from Tamil movie Kavikuyil, Moksha Mukalada, Jamuna Kinare songs from malayalam cinema Swathi Thirunaal. He is a well known poet, muic director who worked in many films too. Balamuralikrishna was honored by French Government by awarding Order of Ats and Letters.
Funeral of M. Balamuralikrishna was held at Chennai which was attended by ministers, politicians, singers, film industry .etc.
Ceremony giving farewell to legendary Indian musician, composer, actor was given with all honours, respects of country.
Musician Balamuralikrishna family details regarding names of his parents are available. His father is Pattabhiramayyar and his mother is Suryakanthamma.
Funeral of Balamuralikrishna
Documentary about Dr M. Balamuralikrishna
Endaro Mahanubhavulu Devotional song
There is lot of fans to Endaro Mahanubhavulu song sang by Balamuralikrishna and this song is composed by Tyagaraja.
Balamuralikrishna is not married and there is not much information regarding his family. He is a great person who dedicated his entire life for music. Dr M balamuralikrishna is considered as legend of carnatic music and his departure is considered a great loss to Indian music.
In his career he had done about 25000 kacheris around the World. Body of Balamuralikrishna will be brought to his home at Adayar. It will be kept for public to see for 2 days and funeral ceremony will eb held on Thursday, 24 November 2016 at Chennai.