People pay tributes at SPB memorial, celebrities demand Bharat Ratna

The demand to confer Bharat Ratna on S P Balasubrahmanyam has grown louder among celebrities from various fields, even as people from different walks of life throng the legendary singer’s memorial.

On Sunday and today, people in large numbers paid tributes at the place where SPB’s mortal remains were laid to rest at his farm house in Thamaraipakkam in Thiruvallur district near Chennai.

“Feel a hole in my heart! It’s like loosing a lifetime of happy moments! SPB Sir you’re Eternal.. Your achievements are irreplaceable! Thank you for showing us, what humility means. Will always treasure your work for life! Prayers and Peace,” tweeted Suriya.

According to Karthi, “Never ever imagined a day would come when we have to say goodbye to this great soul. We first experienced all the emotions of life through his voice be it fondness, tender love, valour, joy and euphoria, empathy and sadness…

He taught me to be humble always and to respect and love every person alike. SPB sir is like nature. Omnipresent in thoughts and in every cell of all of us who have grown up listening to his divine voice. Will forever remember you and love you sir.”

Nayanthara said, “The divine voice is no more S P Balasubramaniam sir was the voice of all seasons and voice of all reasons. Generations across we had all our emotions connected by the only & one voice of “S P Balasubramaniam sir”.

“It is hard to believe that you are no more to entertain us, but you leave your eternal voice to be with us.  Even at this juncture of mourning our search to emote ends only in your song. Such was your presence. You had worked tirelessly over the years to entertain us and we give you a tearful farewell to rest in peace. My heartfelt condolences to your family, friends, colleagues, and the countless millions of fans across the world,” Nayanthara stated.