Vijay lives a wealthy lifestyle with his widowed dad, Mohan, and is betrothed to Gayetri Prasad when they were still children. Now both are adults and are attracted to each other. Gayetri, ... See full summary »



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Geyetri B. Prasad
Anant Nag ...
Prema Narayan ...
Madan Puri ...
Badri Prasad
Om Shivpuri ...
Jagdeep ...
B.M. Vyas ...
Shashi Puri ...
Vijay's friend
Rajendra Nath ...
Mohan's Munim
Keshto Mukherjee ...
Drunk in tonga
Asit Kumar Sen ...
Manmauji (as Asit Sen)
Chand Usmani ...
Satyavati B. Prasad
Jayshree T. ...
Jaggu's dream girl
Meena T. ...
Jaggu's dream girl


Vijay lives a wealthy lifestyle with his widowed dad, Mohan, and is betrothed to Gayetri Prasad when they were still children. Now both are adults and are attracted to each other. Gayetri, who lives a middle-class lifestyle with her dad, Badri, and mom, Satyavati, in Madhavpur, is soon married to Vijay, but realizes that he is an atheist, while she is a devout Hindu, and worshiper of Lord Shiv, and it was perhaps for this reason that their marriage ceremony was marred by several accidents, including Vijay being mauled by a runaway buffalo, and a fire breaking out at the Mandap itself. On their wedding night, Gayetri is subjected to more shock and trauma as she gets to witness a different Vijay, someone who is lusty, and much more eager to have his way with her, than make love to her. The rest of the family also find out, have Vijay examined by a doctor, who prescribes some rest, and then a discharge. However, Vijay relapses, leaving the family no alternative but to call in a Tantrik, ... Written by rAjOo (

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Horror | Thriller





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10 April 1981 (India)  »

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Reena Roy was signed for the lead role but insisted that Kamal Hassan play the lead. They opted to drop her from the film. See more »


Remake of Na Ninna Bidalare (1979) See more »

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The reason why men avoid chastity!!
28 December 2015 | by (India) – See all my reviews

The story showed a chaste man who does not give in to the advances of a cheap readily-available-to all sexy female!

Guess what happens to him! The sexy siren gets killed accidentally and her ghost possesses him – especially when he is about to do-the-needful with his wife!! Eemeegawds!!

Well I happened to watch this late night film on TV...I did not watch till the end but I can understand that Rekha (wife) will win over the ghost by virtue of her piousness and mangalsutra!

Some myths busted by this film:

A human does not lie just before he/she is about to kick the bucket. Well folks, the ghost lied about her death to the tantric..saying things like she was in a relationship with the hero and blah blah! So if after-death a ghost can lie...then obviously before death such a soul can definitely lie!

The hero could be saved in the end because he himself was chaste and true to his love since childhood...had he not been chaste but a flirtatious playboy...could he be saved? Should he be saved?

Had the hero given in to the advances of the sex-starved female...he would not have gone through such gory existence...of getting possessed by ghost, hitting his own wife - unknowingly this the reason why males immediately jump on bed with any female who shows even a wee bit of interest to beep?

The female ghost tries to rape the wife!! Very Strange Indeed! Like it was a female's dead spirit that possessed the husband's body....why would it want to rape? It could just hit her hard..or killed her...whatever! Rekha – the wife was a very religious woman – believed in God...but her husband did not – he was an atheist! How can you be in love with such a person who does not believe in your beliefs...esp. related to faith and God? What kind of love is that ...where your views and opinions differ...yet you want to live with such a life partner!?

Anyway – so you see folks, we, who belong to the 1980's, have grown up watching such films...and then you call us superstitious and we really deserve such adjectives?

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