It was a dream which has come true for india. Rahman known as 'இசை புயல்' has bagged oscars for his music score in the movie "Slumdog millionaire", and also for the best original sont category for the song "Jai ho.." from the same movie. Its a great joy for him, the nation and all his music lovers. He expressed his joy in hindi by thanking his mother and god. "எல்லா புகழும் இறைவன் ஒருவனுக்கே" was this man's humble note on receiving the award.
Apart from this Slumdog Millionaire also won awards in the following categories:
Best Film, Best Director (Danny Boyle),
Best Adapted Screenplay (Simon Beaufoy),
Best Editing (Chris Dickens),
Best Sound (Resul Pookutty, Glen Freemantle, Richard Pryke, Tom Sayers, Ian Tapp)
Best Cinematography (Anthony Dod Mantle)