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Rudra Veena (1988)

A classical singer believes in changing society through his music and will power.

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Suryanarayana sarma
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Bilahari Ganapati Sahastri
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Lalita Siva Jyoti
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Sandhya
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Narayana P.L.
Prasad Babu
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A classical singer believes in changing society through his music and will power.

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Veena of Shiva  »

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Rudra Veena was inspired by the activities of social activist Anna Hazare who made an entire village in Maharashtra self sufficient and free of crimes and social atrocities See more »

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Remade as Unnal Mudiyum Thambi (1988) See more »

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An epic
4 November 2005 | by (Toronto) – See all my reviews

This should definitely go down as one of the greatest movies in the 1980's. Music, moral, and will power is all what this movie is about. Chiranjeevi was superb, playing the typical classical musician/societal role to perfection. The rest played their characters well.

This film won 4-5 National awards! and many other film fare/Nandi awards. Film wasn't a huge hit because of the time it was released but will be remembered always!

Bilhari, Tarali Rada and many more songs are worth listening. Lot of moral, lot of theme in them. The movie is smooth, the story is very plain and simple.


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