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Kaviyoor Ponnamma ...
Rugmavathi Amma
Babu Namboothiri ...
Govinda Pisharadi (as Babu Nampoothiri)
Murali ...
Balarama Pisharadi
Vineeth ...
Rizabawa ...
Shammi Thilakan ...
Madambu Kunhukuttan ...
Sadiq ...
Sona Nair ...
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The film opens with a mother and son coming to Hardwar to perform last rites of her elder son who had run away from home and is believed to have died. But the mother sees her long lost son on the banks of River Ganga and takes him back to the family. He is Bharath Pisharody a brilliant Sanskrit professor who is respected and loved by everyone including his cousin and lover Meera. But on his day of marriage he runs away leaving behind a heart-broken Meera and her father. Now Pisharody is different man and his family and friends believes that he is on drugs. But actually, the man is mentally disturbed as he suffers from deep depression. Soon his brother discover papers relating to his treatment for mental illness from his locked suitcase. Now everyone starts seeing him in a different way, which leads to the final twist. How Meera helps him come out of this difficult situation in life forms the rest of the gripping tale. Written by Anonymous

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Good one!
16 June 2006 | by (India) – See all my reviews

If u like movies with real Kerala backdrops, family oriented storyline, and songs that are heavenly melodious...this one is for u..i wont say this is a must watch..but i could say..that u wont regret!

Finally, this movies do justice to all fields, art, cinematography, acting, story, ......

when u get time..just go an watch it:)

The backdrops in this movie are really exciting...nowadays Malayalam movie is getting back from the ugly dileep comedy gutter!

Hope this kinda movie come occasionally for real Malayalam movie fans! The success of this movie proved that this kinda movies still have followers all over kerala

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