yae swashalo cheritae gali gandarva mautunnado
yae moomi pai vaali thae...mouna mae mantram avuntuundo
aa swashalo ni leena mai ...a moomi paieeei ni mounamai
ninnu cherani madavaaaa....................................(sunitha)....................................in the same way as raadha pleaded lord krishna........,the swaram,sruthi laya and a melody voice ..pleaded lord Brahma to embodi them where they can come out as as ghandarva gaanam
To lay them on that lips that can make them vibrte as samaveda sangeetam,make us embodies in that breath.lay us on those magical lips so that it makes the listners spellbound
LordBrahma listened to them and gave them a blessing so that they can stay in indian music for ever as a swara.....that swar nivas is indian's heart permanent address .....she is none other that PADMASRI .Smt.CHITRA
Born 44 years ago in Trivandrum..................rather than saying that she entered film industry 25 years ago...it would be appropriate to say that she has been ruling the film industry for the last 25 years
today;s atmiya athidi at vodafone jummandhi nadham ..... heartly welcomes chitra sincerly
sunitha:This forum that has invited susheela ,jamaki,jamuna rani .vasanth and sailaja.....has become paripoornam(complete) with chitra comming here
madam i sincerly welcome u
chitra : thank u
sunitha:at the age of 44 ..what is ur miror reflection...what do u feel about urself?what does chitra mean(to u)
chitra:(smiles)..lazy..........ha ha ha.....i dont know i am what i am
sunitha:so its is that beautifull ever smiling,laughing personality
chitra:i am the same from child hood....my mother used to always remind me that girls should not laugh all the time..they have to be serious....but i am always jovial...i dont know why
sunitha: so thats it?
we used to have a lesson in englidh tiled "As others sees us".......we will not accept how much ever critism u do on urself
but as an outsider...actually we know better about u than ur own self
so i will make some assertions ...u just confirm if i am right or wrong..ok
chitra : ok
sunitha:chitra sings excellentyl...right?
chitra : wrong....its is actually that i am a modest singer ....still lots to be improved upon(i wonder where it puts me)
if i listen to my seniours suseela garu and janaki gari ..i feel nowhere near them...i have to improve a lot
sunitha:so i wonder how much still i have to learn ....
chitra is reserved ...right
sunitha :thank god...at last a right answer
chitra's heart is as beautifull as she looks...right?
chitrs:its my wish to become so....i wish i should respect others more and more
sunitha:chitra is enjoying the same stardom in all the music industries she has worked?
chitra:enough (laughs)not more
sunitha:actually these are what we know about u.
when did u enter hindi film industry ?what was ur first hindi song?how did u get the opportunity there
chitra:my first hindi song was liricked by PB Srinivas sir..composed by sangeet raja SP venkatesh...but i dont know if that song was realeased ...i did not hear that song after its recording
however the first released hindi song, sung by me along with SPB sir was from the film LOVE....SAATHI TU NAE KYA KIYA....composed by anand-milan
song....satiya..tune kya kiya
sunitha:what was the first oppurtunity that u got in telugu?
my first telugu song was a humming for a song sung my jesudas...composed by kv mahadevan
continued by songs composed by satyam sir and illiaraja sir ( abba dani soku sampangi reku)
sunitha:ur most famous song that made u get a national recognition is....sindubhairavi
chitra:actually it is a dubbed movie
rajshree sir gave me many telugu songs that helped me learn telugu..
sunitha:it is a boon for u that we can talk to u in telugu
sunitha:if chitra had not been a singer ...what would she had been then
chitra:A Teacher..........actually both my parents are teachers and many of my friends became teachers
if not a singer u would have seen me as a music teacher at some institution