Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, Sivakumar, Vivek, Yugi Sethu, Sripriya, Lalitha Kumari, directors Mani Ratnam, Vasanth, Saran, playback singer Vani Jairam, PL Thenappan, Trichy Siva, and a host of others gathered at the Sri Raghavendra Kalyana Mandapam in Chennai for the 13th day ceremony of the legendary director, K Balachander.

The Iyakunar Sigaram, as he is affectionately called, passed away after a long bout of illness on December 23rd, 2014, which left a deep void in the film industry. K Balachander’s daughter, Pushpa Kandaswamy thanked all those who offered condolences to the bereaved family and paid tribute to the legend.