Oscar, an inspiration for other aspirants: Rahman
Kadapah (Andhra Pradesh), Feb 28: A R Rahman, who won two Oscars for the original score and original song of the movie 'Slumdog Millionaire' said that he sees the achievement as a source of inspiration for other aspirants.
He said this after offering prayers at the famous Madrasa-a-Ameeniya Ameer Peer 'Dargah' in Kadapah district of Andhra Pradesh, on Friday, Feb 27
The 43-year-old music maestro said the Oscar awards are a great honour not only for him, but for the nation.
"I feel it is a great honour for all of us. I am probably a representative for all the aspirations. I have come here for spiritual guidance and blessings," said Rahman.
He is the first Indian composer and the fourth in the world to win two Oscars for best composition and best song in the same year.