He entered the film industry through Maryland Corporation. When Maryland started producing movies, he was their regular music director. Starting with “Athmasakhi”, he remained so for a long time. Thirunayanar Kurichi – Brother Laxman duo produced a lot of memorable songs together. Even though the tune of the song “Aathma Vidyalayame” is similar to the keerthanam “Maanasa sancharare”, it will be remembered always by any music lover. He was referred as “Brother” since he was a Brahmachari.