A Tamil music and music video that includes two girls in love has been wholeheartedly welcomed on social media as the primary of its sort, with “First Tamil LGBTQ music” having trended on Twitter at one point. The music video, “Magizhini – It’s not my fault”, was launched by Saregama Tamil and options Anagha and Gouri G Kishan because the actors. The music has been composed by Govind Vasantha and the video was directed by VG Balasubramanian. Since its launch on November 22, the video has garnered over 22 lakh views on YouTube. People obtained it with heat on Twitter, speaking about the way it introduced in some lengthy overdue illustration. Of late, illustration of queer communities has been gaining foothold in the mainstream precariously, with a prevailing one step ahead and two steps backward situation. It’s not typically that effectively thought-out artwork that includes queer individuals finds its manner into mass recognition. The Magizhini music video, nevertheless, appears to have reached by.
Taking to Twitter, Saregama South wrote, “Saregama is proud to current #Magizhini, the very first LGBT music in Tamil music ft. @Gourayy & @AnaghaOfficial”. The Twitter deal with additionally posted that the music garnered over a million views in 24 hours, and trended on the high place in India yesterday with the hashtag “First Tamil LGBTQ music”. A Twitter consumer wrote: “This is a large step. Though, the acceptance for lgbtq ppl nonetheless seems like a luxurious coz love marriages in common shouldn’t be being accepted right here… there’s much more to alter. Maybe someday ppl will begin to truly UNDERSTAND others as an alternative of judging them.”
This is a large step. Though, the acceptance for lgbtq ppl nonetheless seems like a luxurious coz love marriages in common shouldn’t be being accepted right here… there’s much more to alter. Maybe someday ppl will begin to truly UNDERSTAND others as an alternative of judging them.#FirstTamilLGBTQSong https://t.co/q7xSTkP5Ev— Butterscotch✨ (@nothin_matters_) November 25, 2021
Hats off to Tamil Industry. Such a delicate matter to speak about particularly in India however our Tamil business did..But nonetheless some slender minded individuals cannot perceive and be supportive I stand with LGBTQ group🏳️🌈your emotions are legitimate💜#FirstTamilLGBTQSong https://t.co/FabzmU8IvL— sHä⁷ (@shakook_twt) November 25, 2021
In a spot the place we’re fighting society to just accept straight love, this provides our society hope for the LGBTQ group. Acceptance comes from every individual as a good friend, sister, brother, and as a father or mother. Hats off to such a daring effort to the complete crew. #FirstTamilLGBTQSong— Dr. Darshani (@DarshaniVimala) November 25, 2021
Pa Ranjith additionally appreciated the music, sharing it on Twitter and writing, “Art of LOVE. Presenting the music video of #Magizhini,a novel Saregama Tamil Original music ft. @Gourayy & @AnaghaOfficial”.
Social progressiveness has been discovering its bumbling manner in India. Speaking of the queer communities and their interplay with Tamil tradition, a Madras High Court Judge earlier this 12 months mounted an appointment with a psychologist to higher perceive homosexuality and same-sex relationships earlier than passing a verdict on a matter relating to a lesbian couple. The incident occurred in Tamil Nadu when the court docket was delivering its verdict in a case pertaining to 2 Madurai-based girls. Following the session with the psychologist, the choose ordered authorities to cancel the First Information Report (FIR) for a lacking individuals’ case filed by the dad and mom of each girls. In its verdict, the Madras HC famous that the petitioners weren’t “confused” and had been effectively conscious of the connection that they had entered.