Everyone knows Bollywood’s famous music composer and singer AR Rahman. Rahman has made his mark from South Cinema and Bollywood to Hollywood on the basis of his talent. There are many things about AR Rahman that people are unaware of, let us show you AR today. Giving information about Rahman
Dilip Kumar to AR Rahman
a R. Rahman’s real name was Dilip Kumar. There is also a very interesting story behind this nomenclature of Rahman.
‘The spirit of music’
At the age of 9, the shadow of father had risen from Rahman’s head. According to Rahman’s biography ‘The Spirit of Music’, an astrologer advised Rahman to change his name. Following the advice of astrology, Rahman changed his name from Dilip Kumar to AR Rahman. On seeing Rahman’s horoscope, his sister also advised astrology to change Rahman’s name, so he accepted this.
Rahman used to follow Hinduism before, but he converted to Islam and converted to Muslim religion. There is an interesting thing about Rehman’s conversion, once Rahman’s sister was getting very sick. Many types of medicines and vows also failed to cure them. Finally, tired Rahman went to a mosque to pray for his sister’s recovery and this prayer was accepted and his sister was cured.
Crores of rupees earned from 50 rupees.
This had a profound effect on Rahman’s heart and mind and he converted himself. Rahman’s childhood was in a tizzy, there was a time when he used to get Rs 50 to operate a record player, but now he earns crores of rupees as a fee. Rahman wanted to become an engineer, but his dream was not fulfilled. Rahman is married to Saira Banu and has three children.