The annual British Asian Sports Awards (BASA) was held in London.
A 75,000 strong crowd came to celebrate peace through music, with AR Rahman, his musicians and dancers.
In this 2010 Pongal special, Thamarai celebrates with the diaspora by showcasing India\’s most well known talent, the double Oscar winning Mozart of Madras, AR Rahman.
Itâ??s been a momentous year for Tamil MC, Mathangi Maya Arulpragasam aka M.I.A â?? she performed at the Grammyâ??s, had a baby and was nominated for the Oscars.
Gracing the Greenwich campus with his presence, AR Rahman collected his honorary fellowship.