According to YVS Chowdary he had learnt a lot from NTR and Pawan Kalyan. He said that he believes that no great person wants to teach anything to anyone. However, we need to learn things from them by observing them and always try to learn good things from them. He said that in the process of becoming a director and producer he admires only two people and they are NTR and Pawan Kalyan. From NTR he learnt the value of loving the work we do along with dedication and hard work and also the dissatisfaction till you reach the desired result and from Pawan Kalyan he came to know about trust. He also said that Pawan Kalyan always believes in the people who work and appreciate their efforts. He mentioned about the song ‘Nammakam Eeyaraa Swamy’ in the film ‘Puli’ and says that it is about the character of Pawan Kalyan.