RAINDROPSS, a renowned a youth based social organization from Chennai founded by Aravind Jayabal, is widely popular in delivering social awareness messages to the public through entertainment and media. Supporting education for less privileged children’s, women empowerment, feed the needy are the main areas where Raindropss being a beacon around. A.R.Raihanah (Oscar winning music composer, A.R.Rahman’s sister) is the Goodwill Ambassador of Raindropss. Reihana (also known as Rayhanah) is a playback singer and film composer for films in India. However, she is more widely known as sister to A. R. Rahman and mother of G. V. Prakash Kumar. She collaborated with Rahman on a song for the score of the award winning Kannathil Muthamittal in 2002. The most recent song she has sung is Karma Veeran from Kochadaiiyaan. She also sang the most controversial song from the movie Chocolate.
FORMATION OF LARGEST HUMAN IMAGE OF AN EAR ON WORLD DISABILITY DAY – RAINDROPSS AND SATHYABAMA UNIVERSITY TO BE COVERETD IN THE PAGES OFBOOK OF WORLD RECORDS
On 3rd December, to commemorate International Day of Persons with Disabilities, RAINDROPSS in association with Sathyabama University organized “வானமேஎல்லை” – A World Record Attempt & A Theme Song Launch. The observance of the day aims to promote “Together a better world for all“, an understanding of disability issues and mobilize support for the dignity, rights and well-being of persons with disabilities. The overall aim is to show non-disabled people that a person with a disability can be a vibrant member of society.
“SO THE WORLD MAY HEAR, GIVE YOUR VOICE”, is an initiative of Raindropss to support the children with the hearing impairment. The gift of hearing opens up a whole new world of opportunity. In India, 63 million people suffer from significant auditory loss. Nationwide disability survey have estimated hearing loss to be the second most common cause of disability.
To create a significant awareness among people, Raindropss and Sathyabama University joined hands to break the existing world record of largest human image of an ear with 323 participants, achieved at United Kingdom. The new world record has been achieved by Raindropss and Sathyabama University on world disability with 1215 participating and forming the LARGEST HUMAN IMAGE OF AN EAR. A Theme Song composed by A.R.Raihanah, penned by lyricist Madhan Karky and sung by Bhavatharani and Aravind, was released during the record attempt. The song conveys a strong social message, a person with a disability can be a vibrant member of society, by proving to themselves that there are many things they can still do. The Video song will be release shortly, says Aravind Jayabal, Founder and Managing Trustee of Raindropss.