Following Fans the Curious Case of the Man From Japan

Lawrence Liang reflects on the stardom of Rajinikanth and the raging spirit of his fan clubs.

So there I was on a mandap, seated on a large, ornate chair (the kind used by newly-wed couples on stage) between the local corporator and a religious pontiff, a  massive garland of flowers around my neck, waving at over 5,000 Rajinikanth fans assembled at the Rai  Bahadur Arcot Narrainsawmy Mudaliar School (RBANMS) ground in Ulsoor, Bangalore, with a single thought running through my head:

“How did I get myself into this and how am I ever going to get out of it” 

Following Fans the Curious Case of the Man From Japan by Lawrence Liang-1 by altlawforum