Geethanjali and Prakash, two terminally ill people with six months of life left, fall in love.



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Credited cast:
Girija Shettar ...
Geethanjali (as Girija)
Geethanjali's Father
Radhabai ...
Geethanjali's Grandmother
Sumitra ...
Prakash's Mother
Aruna Mucherla ...
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Showkar Janaki ...
Disco Shanti
Special Appearance
Suthi Velu
Vijayachander ...
Prakash's Father


A young man diagnosed with a terminal illness wishes to spend the few remaining days of his life in solitude away from his family. He comes to a hill station and there he comes across a girl, who seems to be his complete opposite and full of life. As they keep playing tricks on each other they get closer to each other. One such incident makes him aware of a shocking truth about her, which changes both their lives forever. Written by sowbi

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Drama | Romance






Release Date:

19 May 1989 (India)  »

Also Known As:

Geethanjali  »

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Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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Did You Know?


The song "Om Namaah Naarayana Shrutulaku" was completed in one take, using a trolley. See more »


In the song Om Namaha, that was done in a single long shot (YouTube/online versions do not show this in a single shot as in the original release), you can see a fly in the latter part of the song (right shoulder of the hero). See more »


Referenced in Konchem Ishtam Konchem Kashtam (2009) See more »


Aamani Paadave Haayiga
Sung by Balasubramaniam S.P., K.S. Chitra and S. Janaki
Composed by Ilaiyaraaja (as Ilyaraja)
Lyrics by Veturi Sundararamamurthy
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good movie must watch.
26 February 2006 | by (India) – See all my reviews

the guy (nagarjuna) has a rare disease where his days are numbered , he wants to get away from his surrounding. so , he goes to a hill station. there he meets a girl (girija) who is naughty and teaser.later, he finds the girl is also suffering from a rare disease where her days are numbered too. but, she is not worried . he begins to like her and vice versa. but, hides about his health. later, the heroine does'nt want to be with him as she is afraid he might die before her. but, what happens later is the movie.

a must watch movie. good performance by the heroine (girija). good music by illayraja and good direction by mani ratnam.

the movie has won national award for s.p.balasubramaniyam for best male playback singer.

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