Kamal Haasan recites Ayyappa Paniker's poem; audio goes viral
In connection with the 90th birth anniversary of renowned poet Dr K Ayyappa Paniker, eminent personalities in social, cultural and film sectors will be reciting 90 poems penned by him. The event was organised by Ayyapa Paniker Foundation as a tribute to the poet.
Actor Kamal Haasan also took part in the event by reciting the famous poem 'Vayana' by Ayyappa Paniker. Kamal Haasan's recital in his Tamil slang impressed the listeners and poetry lovers. The audio of the recital by Kamal Haasan was widely shared and appreciated among literary enthusiasts.
The programme was initiated on November 1 by Foundation president and poet K Satchidanandan. The poems are presented through social media platforms like Facebook, YouTube, Instagram and WhatsApp. The poems of the late poet will be recited by 90 different persons on each day.