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Kondura (The Sage from the Sea) (1978)

| 1978 (UK)
Jogamma is the widow of Brahmin Pandit Range Rao, and lives in a coastal village in Southern India along with her two married sons, Narsimha, who is married to Seethamma and has two sons; ... See full summary »

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Parashuram R. Rao
Nirmala ...
Seethamma N. Rao
Siddesh ...
Narsimha Range Rao
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Ansuya P. Rao
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Parvati
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Kanthamma
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Shekhar Chatterjee
Satyadev Dubey ...
Ramanayye Master
Jhansi ...
Jogamma R. Rao
Prabhakar Reddy ...
Bhairav's servant (as Dr. Prabhakar)
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Bhairavmoorthy / Kondura
Venu ...
Vasu
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Jogamma is the widow of Brahmin Pandit Range Rao, and lives in a coastal village in Southern India along with her two married sons, Narsimha, who is married to Seethamma and has two sons; while Parasuram is married to Ansuya. Narsimha, who not only looks after the estate, but also works as a clerk, often ends up chiding Parsuram to do something proactive. A frustrated Parshuram, not able to bear the taunts of his family anymore decides to run away from home, but has an encounter with a Sage named Kondura, who is believed to be living under the sea for ions. Kondura bestows a boon upon him, asks him not to misuse it, and be a celibate. A disbelieving Parshuram returns home, finds out that Guru is yet another person who was granted the boon of finding water, even in arid areas, and asks him to help dig a well. Guru does help and water is discovered shortly thereafter. Parshuram claims that he can also converse with a Goddess in the local Mandir. Things change when the villagers realize ... Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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