Magaraasi (transl. Blessed Girl) is a Tamil language film released in 1967. It starred Jayalalithaa in the lead role, opposite Ravichandran.[1] It is noted for being the debut film of music composer duo Sankar-Ganesh. It was Jayalalithaa who recommended the name of the music composer to the producers, Devar Films. The film was released on 14 April 1967.



The music was composed by Sankar-Ganesh.[2]

  • "Aan Thodatha" – P. Susheela
  • "Vaazhvil Puthu" – T. M. Soundarrajan, P. Susheela
  • "Aalai Parthal" – T. M. S., P. Susheela, Tharapuram Sundarrajan
  • "Oho Thottu" – P. Susheela
  • "Pesi Pesiye" – T. M. S., P. Susheela
  • "Machanai Paarthu Vittu" – T. M. S.


Magarasi was released during April 14, 1967 during Puthandu. The film faced competition from Pattanathil Bhootham, released on the same day, and failed at the box-office.[3]


  1. ^ "A super star in real life". Hans India. Retrieved 27 November 2019.
  2. ^ "Magarasi songs". Tamilsongslyrics123. Retrieved 27 November 2019.
  3. ^ "சாண்டோ சின்னப்பா தேவர்! (18)". Dinamalar (in Tamil). 6 March 2015. Archived from the original on 20 August 2018. Retrieved 27 November 2019.

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