Rajashri

Rajashri (31 August 1934 – 14 August 1994) was an Indian lyricist, dialogue writer and music composer in Telugu cinema.[1] His birth name is Indukuri Ramakrishnam Raju. He has worked with nearly 1000 films, a majority of them are dubbing films. He was aptly called "Anuvaada Brahma".

Rajashri
BornIndukuri Ramakrishnam Raju
31 August 1934
Vizianagaram, Andhra Pradesh
Died14 August 1994 (59 age)
Chennai, India
NationalityIndian
CitizenshipIndia
EducationBSc (Physics)
Alma materMaharajah College, Vizianagaram
GenreWriter, lyricist, music director

He used to pen lyrics for most of the Telugu movies dubbed from Tamil language.

Life sketchEdit

He was born to Indukuri Appalaraju and Narayanamma in Vizianagaram. He completed his BSc (Physics) from Maharajah's College in Vizianagaram. He learned typewriting. He worked as a typist-cum-personal-assistant in Srikakulam District Board. He reached Madras and started assisting writer Pinisetty Sriramamurthy.[2] The first film he worked for as a lyricist was Aada Pettanam (1954), produced by Kadaru Nagabhushanam and Kannamba. He also worked as an assistant director for Kadaru Nagabhusnam for the films like Aada Pettanam, Anna-Thammudu, Paruvu-Pratishta, Shanta, Nithya Kalyanam Paccha Thoranam, Veera Bhaskarudu, and Sri Krishna Maaya.

Rajashri worked with L. V. Prasad in the story department of Prasad Productions for the films like Sasural (1961), Khilona (1970), Thayilla Pillai, etc. He wrote lyrics for films like Rama Sundari.

Rajashri worked with Chalam for some memorable films like Sambaraala Rambabu (1970), Bullemma Bullodu, Devudamma, Thulaabhaaram (1974), Ramude Devudu, Ooriki Upakaari, etc. He also wrote some memorable songs in these films.

Rajashri has worked with director Mani Ratnam for some great movies like: Mouna Ragam (1986), Naayakudu (1987), Gharshana (1988), Anjali (1990), Dalapathi (1991), Roja (1992), and Donga Donga (1993). He got dialogues written by him for the straight Telugu film Geethanjali (1989).

He has also composed music for few films like Mama Kodalu (1993) and Venkanna Babu (1992) directed by Dasari Narayana Rao.

He died while asleep during the shooting of Premikudu on 14 August 1994, in Chennai. His son Rajashri Sudhakar has penned dialogues and songs for some films like "Krrish", Jodha Akbar", Krrish-3", "Dhoom -2", "Dangal" & "Dabangg -3" that were dubbed into Telugu.

FilmographyEdit

As lyricist for straight filmsEdit

Year Movie Music Director Song(s) Ref(s)
1964 Sri Simhachala Kshetra Mahima T. V. Raju "Simhachalamu", "Jayahe", "Deva O Deva", "Andala O Sundara", "Babu Veerana", "Oppula Kuppa", "Ravoyi Raja" [3][4]
1966 Bheemanjaneya Yuddham T. V. Raju "Jaya Jaya Janaki Rama" [5]
1968 Pelli Roju M. S. Sreeram "Pellivaaramandi", "Jeevithana Maruvalemu" [6]
1969 Satthekaalapu Sattheyya M. S. Viswanathan "Prajalantha Kolichedi" [7]
1970 Sambarala Rambabu V. Kumar "Mama Chandamama (male)", "Mama Chandamama (female)", "Jeevitamante Antuleni Oka Poratam", "Poruginti Meenakshammanu Chusara?" [8]
1971 Mattilo Manikyam Sathyam "Eddubandi Chudu" [9]
1972 Bullemma Bullodu Sathyam "Budigi Budigi Ninne Ninne", "Kursindi Vaana", "Raajaa Pilupu Needenuraa", "Nee Papam Pandenu Nedu Nee Bharatham Padatha Chudu", "Diyyare Tinguranga Chusuko Mava" [10][11]
Hantakulu Devantakulu Sathyam "Adugulu Kadhipi", "Chinnoda Nalo", "Lakki Lakki Aata", "Hare Rama Hare Krishna" [12]
Korada Rani Sathyam "Thaginodu Mata" [13][14]
Mathrumoorthy Pendyala Nageswara Rao "Yeda Moham Peda Moham", "Nee Needaga Nannu Kadaladanee" [15][16]
1973 Devudamma Sathyam "Ekkado Doorana" [17]
1974 Kannavaari Kalalu V. Kumar "Sorry So Sorry", "Andaalu Kanuvindu", "Chelichoopulona", "Madhuvolakabose" [18]
Nija Roopalu S. Hanumantha Rao "Raja Rajasri" [19][20]
Tulabharam Sathyam "Radhaku Neeve Ra Pranam", " E Uru E Peru" [21]
1975 Chaduvu Samskaram Ramesh Naidu "Love Is Blind Prema Guddidi" [22][23]
1976 Maa Daivam K. V. Mahadevan "Okey Kulam Okey" [24]
Adrushtavanturaalu Sathyam "Rammu Taagali" [25]
1978 Patnavasam J. V. Raghavulu "Kavali.. Em Kavali" [26]
Allari Pillalu Sathyam "Na Rasi Kanya Rasi.. Ne Rasi Midhuna Rasi" [27]
1979 Maa Voori Devata K. Chakravarthy "Muddabanti Puvvu" [28]
1980 Seetha Ramulu Sathyam "Bunga Moothi" [29]
Pilla Zamindar K. Chakravarthy "Monnane Mothaga", "Geru Maarchu", "Vayasemo Aravai", "Andhaalolike Nandakishorudu", "Naa Peru Baalaraju", "Sambho Sankara Mahadeva" [30][31]
Yedanthasthula Meda K. Chakravarthy "Aratipandu Valachi Pedithe", "Idhi Megha Sandhesamo" [32][33]
Sujata Ramesh Naidu "Adadi Aravindam" [34]
Sardar Paparayudu K. Chakravarthy "Hello Temper..vijaya Super" [35]
Ragilina Paga K. Chakravarthy "Kathilanti Kannepillalu" [36]
1981 Viswaroopam K. Chakravarthy "Kanulu Chaalavu" [37]
Bangaru Koduku K. Chakravarthy "Papa O Chantipapa", "Gilli Gilli Cheppana", "Meluko Sriranga" [38]
Sangeetha S. P. Balasubrahmanyam "Akasaniki Ravi Kiranam Arani Harati", "Chebuta Katha Chebuta" [39]
Swapna Sathyam "Ide Na Modati Premalekha", "Andala Rasiga Posi", "Sreerastu Abbayi" [40]
Jeevita Radham K. Chakravarthy "Chigurakulalo Oka Chilakamma" [41]
Swargam K. Chakravarthy "Veyyana - Thalam Veyyana", "Kondapalli Bomma" [42]
1982 Swayamvaram Sathyam "Nenikkada", "Harivillu", "Aakasam Yenduko", "Ikkada Ekkada" [43]
1983 Roshagadu Sathyam "Atchatla Mutchatla", "Chinnadani Konachoopu", "Nenante Choodu Nene", "Yavvanam Neeku Swagatham" [44]
Simhapuri Simham J. V. Raghavulu "Chilipithanam Theegalle" [45]
Khaidi K. Chakravarthy "Idemitabba" [46]
Sri Ranga Neethulu K. Chakravarthy "Andalamma Nuvvu Naku Chendalamma", "Panchami Puta Manchidani" [47]
Agni Samadhi Sathyam "Nee Thodu Kaavaali" [48]
Chandi Chamundi Sathyam "Disco Disco Disco" [49]
1984 Sangeetha Samrat Ramesh Naidu "Idhi Kannulu Palike" [50]
1985 Palnati Simham K. Chakravarthy "Ayamma Ayamma" [51]
Maya Mohini K. Chakravarthy "Ekkada Unna Nee Pakkane", "Chukka Chukka", "Pala Vayasu Pongani" [52][53]
1986 Veta K. Chakravarthy "Oorevitamma" [54][55]
Thalambralu Sathyam "Idhi Paata" [56]
Jeevana Raagam Sathyam "Nuvve Nandhanamu" [57]
1987 Donga Mogudu K. Chakravarthy "Idly Papa Idly Papa" [58][59]
1994 Khaidi Number One M. M. Keeravaani "Oke Oka Pallavi" [60][61]

As lyricist for dubbed filmsEdit

Year Movie Music Director Song(s) Notes Ref(s)
1979 Ajeyudu Ilaiyaraaja "Darling Darling Darling..i Love You" Dubbed version of Priya [62]
Mullu Puvvu Ilaiyaraaja "Andala Mulaka", "Sakkanaina Saddikudu", "Ramudu Rajaina" Dubbed version of Mullum Malarum [63]
1980 Kalyana Ramudu Ilaiyaraaja "Nene Neeku Pranam", "Manasunarege", "Yedo Raagam" Dubbed version of Kalyanaraman [64][65]
1981 Chilipi Mogudu Ilaiyaraaja "Ninna Sandhya Velalo", "Radha Radha - Duet", "Oh Chinna Maata" Dubbed version of Meendum Kokila [66][67]
1982 Madhura Geetham Ilaiyaraaja "Navvula Lona Puvvula Vana", "Monnati Sambaru Udakani Annam", "Ananda Ragam Kore Prayam", "Konda Gali Tirige" Dubbed version of Panneer Pushpangal [68][69]
Bandhipotu Simham M. S. Viswanathan "Paadandi Okatai Cherandi", "Mallela Pandirilo", "Kulike Allari Andham" Dubbed version of Ranuva Veeran [70]
Naa Pere Jaani Ilaiyaraaja "Ragile Ee Naageetham", "Chakkadanaala Chinnadhira", "Oka Kanne Manasu" Dubbed version of Johnny [71]
1983 Chattam Gangai Amaran "Virivana Jallulai" Dubbed version of Sattam [72]
Prema Sagaram T. Rajendar "Banthade Bangaaru", "Chakkanaina O Chirugali", "Naamam Pettu Naamam", "Nee Thalape Maikam", "Neelo Naalo", "Andhalolike Sundari" Dubbed version of Uyirullavarai Usha [73][74]
1984 Jalsaa Rayudu Ilaiyaraaja "Choope Ghatainadi", "Nelaku Ningi", "Padaku Midisi", "Oh Naanna" Dubbed version of Thoongathey Thambi Thoongathey [75][76]
Prema Samrajyam T. Rajendar "Anudinam - 1984", "Prathireyi Prathi Pagalu", "Idhi Raathri Samayam", "Sannayi Dolu Melam", "Galipata", "Anudinam - Disco", "Ye Maradala", "Lokalu Elevada" Dubbed version of Thangaikkor Geetham [77]
Goondaalaku Goonda M. S. Viswanathan "Mister Miranda", "Nenalanti", "Aha Muthyaka", "Challani Naachelli" Dubbed version of Sivappu Sooriyan [78]
Kodama Simhalu Ilaiyaraaja "Edhi Paapam Edhi Shaapam", "Poochendulo Viruyu", "Poochendulo Viruyu - Sad" Dubbed version of Neengal Kettavai [79]
1985 Love Story Ilaiyaraaja "Andhala Pule", "Palike Adharam", "Kurra Vayasu", "Oohalanni" Dubbed version of Anbe Odi Vaa [80][81]
Kaidhiveta Ilaiyaraaja "Abc Chadavali", "O Myna", "Oka Roja Puvvu" Dubbed version of Oru Kaidhiyin Diary [82][83]
Jalsa Bullodu Ilaiyaraaja "Dikkulani Pandenule", "Andaala Aamani", "Em Kavalo Tinandra", "Velase Mahalakshmiye" Dubbed version of Uyarndha Ullam [84][85]
1987 Mouna Ragam Ilaiyaraaja "Thadi Thadi", "Cheli Rava", "Oh Mega", "Chimi Chimi", "Malla Poola" Dubbed version of Mouna Ragam [86][87]
Kedi Ilaiyaraaja "Hey Ninne Ninne", "Kanule Palikene", "Jaathi Eandi", "Koo Koo Koile Kusenu", "Amavasi Nisilo" Dubbed version of Kadhal Parisu [88][89]
Rendu Thokala Pitta Ilaiyaraaja "Naa Andamaina", "Sandhyavela Paadinadi", "Swatantraanni Tecchukunnam" Dubbed version of Rettai Vaal Kuruvi [90][91]
Nayakudu Ilaiyaraaja "Chalaki Chinadi", "Naa Navve Deepavali", "Sande Poddu Megham" Dubbed version of Nayakan [92]
Aadhi Shakthi Mahimulu K. V. Mahadevan "Ninnu Nenu", "Amma Needu", "Ananthiga", "Kannu Penchhina", "Punya Sagara", "Oorikai Paadave" Dubbed version of Mel Maruvathoor Arpudhangal [93][94]
1988 Gharshana Ilaiyaraaja "Ninnukori", "Oka Brundavanam", "Rojalo Letha Roja", "Kurise Verijallule, "Neeve Amaraswarame", "Raja Rajadhi" Dubbed version of Agni Natchathiram [95]
Nenu Meevadine K. Bhagyaraj "Premante", "Idhi Sandhela Ratri", "Panakala Swamy", "Sangeetham", "Pramadevuni" Dubbed version of Idhu Namma Aalu [96][97]
Prema Lokam Hamsalekha "Paruvam Needenani", "Satileni Premalokam", "Toli Aasalu Pongee", "Boy Friend - Boy Friend", "Nuvve Nenani Thalachaane", "Chilakamma Chittemma", "Oka Muddabanthi", "Evare Veedu", "Eh Mama Biku Nerpava", "Mosagaadina", "Levandi Premikulu" Dubbed version of Premaloka [98][99]
Dance Raja Dance Vijayanand "Dance Raja", "Naa Naadithe", "Ningi Nainu", "Amma Amma", "Sangeetha Madhurim Naa", "Om Namo" Dubbed version of Dance Raja Dance [100][101]
1989 Sindhoora Puvvu Manoj-Gyan "Sindhura Puvva", "Chilaka Rachilaka", "Kanivini Yerugani", "Ninu Yevaro Kottarata", "Thurupamma Mudda", "Yetilona Yelleti" Dubbed version of Senthoora Poove [102][103]
Vichitra Sodarulu Ilaiyaraaja "Raja Cheyyi Vesthe", "Bujji Pelli Kodukki", "Ninnu Thalachi", "Vedi Vedi Aasalaku", "Aadedhi Nenura" Dubbed version of Apoorva Sagodharargal [104][105]
City Rowdy Sankar Ganesh "Megham Karisi", "Mogudini Konguna", "My Dear Young Lover", "Vendi Meghamulu" Dubbed version of Jhansi Rani [106][107]
Mayakrishnudu Sankar Ganesh "Aha Raagala Rachilakale", "Chinna Raja Aha Chinna Raja", "O Kartika Pornami", "Ee Ragamu Ee Thalamu", "Naa Pere Sweety" Dubbed version of En Rathathin Rathame [108]
Naaku Mogudu Kaavali Upendra Kumar "Chilipi Oohalu", "O Chinnadana", "Chukkalanti Oka Chukka", "Baduke Swargam", "Oka Prema Katha", "Ika Guarantee" Dubbed version of Nanjundi Kalyana [109][110]
1990 Garagatta Gopaiah Ilaiyaraaja "Palikindi Kulikindi", "Ragame Kotha Yogame", "Ooru Kani Oore Vachi", "Gunde Pagili", "Desamlo Enno Pallelu", "Oho Moola Vinayakuda", "Palikindi Kulikindi (Duet)", "Nandana Vanamuna", "Mokkenamma" Dubbed version of Karakattakkaran [111][112]
Sreedevi Shiv-Hari "Ade Thene Sirijallu", "Mogutunnayi Gajula", "Sreedevee", "Ee Chelimi Ee Kalimi", "Paruvala Jaoivana", "Neevoo Nenoo Oohalalo", "Attarintiki Ne Vellanu", "Nagaralaku Tal Nagaramidi", "Navu Vinalile Nakatha" Dubbed version of Chandni [113]
Vijethalu Ilaiyaraaja "Edye Thullinadhi", "Marugo Marugo", "Ningi Choodu", "Thathom Talangu", "Undali Nee Gundelo" Dubbed version of Vettri Vizhaa [114]
Anjali Ilaiyaraaja "Paattaku", "Meda Paina", "Chanda Mama", "Anjali Anjali", "Vegam Vegam", "Raathiri Vela", "Gaganam" Dubbed version of Anjali [115]
Prema Paavuraalu Raamlaxman "Nee Jathaleka - S.P.Balasubramaniam", "Nuvve Naaku Lokam", "Nee Jathaleka", "Premincha Premincha", "Sneha Bandham Pongena", "Saayam Sanja Velayyindhi", "Oh Pravurama", "Mallikavaa Rangavalliva", "Antakshari", "Nee Jathaleka - K.S.Chithra" Dubbed version of Maine Pyar Kiya [116][117]
Rustum Rudrayya Ilaiyaraaja "Vuntanu Neethoduga", "Videsala Kellina", "Chinni Chinni Chilaka", "Mavuri Englad Rani", "Devadasu Kathalaga" Dubbed version of Padicha Pulla [118][119]
Chilipi Pellam K. Bhagyaraj "Chilipiga Gorinka", "Emi Figure", "Neekantikoka Velugai", "Ea Lokame Pichollura", "Thalale Vestarule" Dubbed version of Aararo Aariraro [120][121]
O Papa Lali Ilaiyaraaja "Neevega Na Pranam", "Mate Rani", "Karpura Bomma", "Sagali Sandela", "Jeevana Mangala", "Yemi Padedi" Dubbed version of Keladi Kannmanii [122]
Nava Vasantham S. A. Rajkumar "Veyyi Thalam", "Kannulu Kurise", "Vacchanu", "Gowriki", "Idi Tolakari", "Paatalalo", "Paatalaloni" Dubbed version of Pudhu Vasantham [123][124]
1991 Michael Madana Kamaraju Ilaiyaraaja "Rambam Bam", "Sundari", "Shiva Ratiri", "Katha Chebutha", "Ee Kerintha" Dubbed version of Michael Madana Kama Rajan [125]
Dalapathi Ilaiyaraaja "Singarala", "Sundari Neeve", "Muddabanti", "Ada Janmaku", "Yamuna Thatilo", "Chilakamma", "Yamuna Thatilo (Sad)" Dubbed version of Thalapathi [126]
Anubandhalu Ilaiyaraaja "Paade Choodu", "Oh Janani Naa Vani", "Padana Na Swaramu", "Pachchani Pandarilona", "Daivale Deevinchina" Dubbed version of Pudhiya Raagam [127][128]
Prema Paatam Ilaiyaraaja "Kodi Koose Velalo", "Idi Chaithrama", "Maatalu Nerchina Raachilaka", "Mamathala Kovelalo", "Emito" Dubbed version of Vanna Vanna Pookkal [129][130]
Amar Adithyan "Vasanthama Cherava", "Chakkanaina Chukkallara", "Musthafaa Musthafaa", "Thamalapaku Shokila", "Chakkanaina Chukkallara", "Kalla Bajaru" Dubbed version of Amaran [131][132]
Lawyer The Great Ilaiyaraaja "One Two Three Four", "Naa Raja Vacchadu, "Akasha Veedhilo" Dubbed version of Mounam Sammadham [133][134]
1992 Manmathude Naa Mogudu Ilaiyaraaja "Nalo Ninne Nilo Nanne", "Dora Vayase", "Are O Ranga Jingi Chekka", "Cheppindi Cheyyi", "Gudivada Veedhullo", "Ponge Kalavarintale", "Gudivada Veedhullo - Sad" Dubbed version of Singaravelan [135][136]
Chamanthi Ilaiyaraaja "Ide Rajayogam", "Chakkani Chikkani Chilaka", "Paala Ponge", "Kadale Neeku Thalli Thandri", "Kadali Meeda Ontariga", "Vanjaram - Bit" Dubbed version of Chembaruthi [137][138]
Roja A. R. Rahman "Chinna Chinna Aasha", "Nagamani Nagamani", "Na Cheli Rojave", "Paruvam Vanaga", "Chinna Chinna Aasha (Bit)", "Vinara Vinara" Dubbed version of Roja [139][140]
October 2 M. M. Keeravani "Shokame Lede Kalataku", "Ee Poota Meekanta", "Nee Tallevaro Tandrevaro", "Nenega Rachilakanta", "Janaganamana Ani Pade", "Abbailu Meeto", "Ammatodu Ammatodu", "Oh Manishi" Dubbed version of Vaaname Ellai [141][142]
Durgamma Vijayanand "Maama Majja Daaka", "Naa Batalone", "Maa Oori Konda", "Ee Ammani" Dubbed version of Rasathi Varum Naal [143][144]
Mande Suryudu Deva "Eay Oye Ayi Jummalaka", "Piliche Vayasu Palike Sogasu", "Choodu Choodu Oorantha", "Maataina Botaina Okatele Needi", "Mugdaraali Navve" Dubbed version of Surieyan [145][146]
Prema Poojari Deva "Oh Radha Oh Radha", "Idi Naa Aasayam", "Oh Krishna Oh Krishna", "Mandaram Mudda Mandaram", "Mava Mava" Dubbed version of Unakkaga Piranthen [147][148]
Hrudayam Ilaiyaraaja "April Maylalo", "Oosulade", "Hrudayama", "O Pilla Jaaji Mallira", "Poolathale Poochenamma" Dubbed version of Idhayam [149][150]
Gharana Inspector V. Manohar "Ayyayyo Chedipoindi", "Mucchataina Muddu Gumma", "Idhe Idhe Makarandle", "Aakasham Bhoomi", "Aakasham Bhoomi (Sad)" Dubbed version of Police Lockup [151][152]
1993 Premalekhalu Ilaiyaraaja "Vayasa Brindaavanam", "Neeve Neeve", "Thagilindi", "Adho Megha Thoranam", "Siri Siri Malliya", "O Chirugali", "College" Dubbed version of Eeramana Rojave [153]
Gentleman A. R. Rahman "Naa Intimundunna", "Mudinepalli", "Chiku Buku Raile", "Mavele Mavele", "Kontegadni Kattuko" Dubbed version of Gentleman [154][155]
Muddula Baava Ilaiyaraaja "Kallone Vunnavule", "Addirabanna", "Yei Vannelannee", "Chinnari Naa Jaabili", "Sande Maatuna", "Penchavu Amma Naannaga", "Kallone Vunnavule - 1" Dubbed version of Ponnumani [156][157]
Allari Donga Ilaiyaraaja "Chinna Chinna Mata", "Jajimalli Nene", "Ginginakadi", "Jola Paata", "Veera Kottudulo", "Jaali Jaali", "Chakkani Janta" Dubbed version of Ulle Veliye [158][159]
Muta Rowdy M. M. Keeravani "Nene Neeku Raja", "Banti Banti Chamanti", "Naa Kannulake", "Arjunada ! Arjunada", "Ratiri Vela", "Padenu Oka Pata" Dubbed version of Pratap [160][161]
Love War S. A. Rajkumar "Premaku Nene", "Choopulu Kalisenuley", "Chakkani Chilakamma", "Padana O Pata", "Haho Kallallo", "Nuvve Naa Jeevana", "Once Up On Time" Dubbed version of Mudhal Paadal [162][163]
Nagini Laxmikant–Pyarelal "Murise Bangaru", "Prema Prema" Dubbed version of Nagina [164][165]
Repati Vartha Adithyan "Manmada Aasha", "Moondara Unnadi", "Pora Sombera", "Munipencha" Dubbed version of Naalaya Seidhi [166][167]
1994 Donga Donga A. R. Rahman "Veera Bobbili Kotalo", "Kanulu Kanulanu", "Kotta Bangaru Lokam", "Aakatayi Okkadanta", "Konchem Neeru Konchem Nippu", "Eatilona Sepalanta", "Seetaaloo Nuvvuleka", "Thee Thee Theeyanee" Dubbed version of Thiruda Thiruda [168]
Director Gari Pellam Ilaiyaraaja "Ninne Kalavani", "Antaanu Okamaata", "Ee Vela", "Ide Nizam", "Naa Mano Veena" Dubbed version of Marupadiyum [169][170]
Gowramma Nee Mogudevaramma Ilaiyaraaja "Ee Bassule Subha", "Gorinka Venta", "Kosare Sangeetham", "Manase Aalapinchu", "A Gingaa Ginukule" Dubbed version of Veetla Visheshanga [171][172]
Indhu Deva "Metro Channel", "Daabakka Doobakka", "Jaaji Malle Andam", "Eah Sathyam Oreah Sathyam", "Cheppavaa Cheppavaa", "Gunthalakidi" Dubbed version of Indhu [173][174]
Aadavaallaku Mathrame Ilaiyaraaja "Bandakesi", "Chakkani Chilakalu", "Udyogaalu", "Aadadhi Ante" Dubbed version of Magalir Mattum [175][176]
Allari Bullodu Deva "Andam Chindi", "Nee Needevunnanu", "Vayyari Ra", "Are Paapa", "Ningiloki Vennlayi", "Super Super", "Nee Mate Naku" Dubbed version of Kizhakke Varum Paattu [177][178]
Bobbili Rayudu Deva "Manasa", "Sindura Puvvu", "Pilladhani", "Challanaina" Dubbed version of Sendhoorapandi [179][180]
Premikudu A. R. Rahman "Mukkala Mukkabala", "Urvashi Urvashi", "Errani Kurrani Gopala", "Andamaina Premarani", "O Cheliya", "Mantapeta Malakpeta", "Gaali Tarangalu", "Alalavale", "Muttukunte" Dubbed version of Kadhalan [181][182]

As writerEdit

Year Movie Story Screenplay Dialogues Ref(s)
1964 Dongalu Doralu Yes [183]
1965 Sri Simhachala Kshetra Mahima Yes [184]
Adhrusya Hanthakudu Yes [185]
1966 Pelli Pandiri Yes [186]
1968 Pelli Roju Yes [187]
Evaru Monagadu Yes [188]
Bangaru Gajulu Yes [189]
1970 Basthi Kiladilu Yes [190]
Sambarala Rambabu Yes [191]
Yamalokapu Gudachari Yes Yes [192]
1971 Sri Krishna Devarayalu Yes [193]
Mattilo Manikyam Yes Yes [194]
Basthi Bull Bull Yes [195]
Maa Ilavelpu Yes [196]
Nenu Manishine Yes [197]
Mary Matha Yes [198]
1972 Collector Janaki Yes [199]
Sampurna Theerthayatra Yes [200]
Vooriki Upakari Yes [201]
Bullemma Bullodu Yes [11]
Riksha Ramudu Yes [202]
Kodalu Pilla Yes [203]
Sabhash Vadina Yes [204]
1973 Ramude Devudu Yes [205]
Devudamma Yes Yes [206]
Pasi Hrudayalu Yes [207]
Abimanavanthulu Yes [208]
1974 Kannavari Kalalu Yes [209]
Chairman Chalamaiah Yes[a] Yes [210]
Tulabharam Yes [211]
Jeevitha Rangamu Yes [212]
1975 Chaduvu Samskaram Yes Yes Yes [23]
Aadadhani Adhrushtam Yes [213]
1978 Anukunnadhi Sadhistha Yes Yes [214]
Nayudu Bava Yes [215]
Patnavasam Yes Yes [216]
Ramudu Rangadu Yes [217]
1979 Muddula Koduku Yes [218]
1980 Mahalakshmi Yes[b] [219]
1982 Bandhipotu Simham Yes [70]
1989 Geethanjali Yes [220]
1991 Prema Bandhi Yes [221]

As music directorEdit

Year Movie Director Ref(s)
1992 Enkanna Babu Dasari Narayana Rao [222]
1993 Mama Kodalu Dasari Narayana Rao [223]

As directorEdit

Year Movie Ref(s)
1975 Chaduvu Samskaram [23]
1976 Nijam Nidhrapodhu [224]
1984 Rendu Kathala Katha [225]
1987 O Prema Katha [226]
1994 Satru Poratam [227]

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Co-written with Ramineedu Gutha
  2. ^ Co-written with Kodakandla Appalacharya

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Stars : Star Profiles : Tribute: Late Sri Rajashri 1934–1994". Telugucinema.com. Retrieved 2 March 2011.
  2. ^ 20th Century Telugu Luminaries, Potti Sriramulu Telugu University, Hyderabad, 2005
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