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    Why Is Kochadaiyaan Spelling Changed?

    By Ramchander

    Have you wondered looking at the changed spelling of Rajinikanth's forthcoming movie, which was earlier called as Kochadaiyaan? When director Soundarya Ashwin started tweeting about the movie with the title Kochadaiiyaan, many felt that it was a typo, but later realised that the movie bosses have changed the spelling of the forthcoming Tamil movie. But little less we knew the reason behind it.

    The title has been modified to bring a good fortunes to the movie. Well, as per the numerological predictions, it is said that the Tamil movie will do better if it is titled - Kochadaiiyaan. The extra 'i' in the movie name has been added as per the suggestion given by numerologist Sanjay B Jumaani, who has been consulted by many Bollywood filmmakers and stars including Salman Khan.

    Sanjay B Jumaani, who won the Bharat Nirman Legend of India award for numerology this year, has confirmed the news and said that the makers of the movie modified the name after consulting him. "Stars following numerology is one thing, but Rajinikanth, whom some people consider God, too decided to modify the title of his film at our suggestion," the Times of India quoted the numerologist as saying. Continue reading the story on the slideshow...

    Soundarya Had Announced

    The movie was officially announced by Soundarya Ashwin on Twitter with the title Kochadaiyaan. People and media have followed the same name till recently.

    Not Officially Announced

    The new change in the spelling was not officially announced and this piece of news will confirm that the name of the movie from now on is - Kochadaiiyaan.

    Rajini In Dual Roles

    Kochadaiiyaan stars Rajinikanth in the dual roles. Deepika Padukone, who is making her Tamil debut with this movie, will romance the superstar.

    Joint Venture

    Kochadaiiyaan is the joint venture of Eros International and Media One Global Limited. It has Oscar Award winner AR Rahman's music and Rajiv Menon has cranked the camera.

    Other Cast

    Sarathkumar, Jackie Shroff, Shobhana, Aadhi, Nassar and others are in the cast.


    The movie is a historical-fiction on the life and times of Pandya King Kochadaiyaan Ranadheeran.

    Audio/Movie Releases

    While the audio is expected to hit the stores for Diwali, the movie is likely to release in December.

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