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Dakshayagnam (1962)

When the king Daksha's daughter Sati marries Shiva against his wish, he performs a yagna to insult Shiva. So, Sati jumps into the fire and dies. Knowing this, Shiva becomes furious and decapitates Daksha.

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Arudra

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Taraka Rama Rao Nandamuri ... Lord Shiva
Devika Devika ... Sathi Devi
S.V. Ranga Rao ... Dakshudu
Kannamba Kannamba ... Vairini
Chittor V. Nagaiah Chittor V. Nagaiah ... Dadheechi Maharshi
Rajanala ... Indra
Raghuramaiah Kalyanam Raghuramaiah Kalyanam ... Narada
Rajashree ... Rohini (as Rajashree. T.)
Padmanabham Padmanabham ... Daksha's Younger son
Suri Babu P. Suri Babu P. ... Nandi
Ramakrishna G. Ramakrishna G. ... Chandrudu
Balkrishna Balkrishna ... Daksha's Elder son
Mikkilineni Mikkilineni ... Lord Brahma
Sivaramakrishnaiah Sivaramakrishnaiah
Chhayadevi ... (as Chhaya Devi)

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When the king Daksha's daughter Sati marries Shiva against his wish, he performs a yagna to insult Shiva. So, Sati jumps into the fire and dies. Knowing this, Shiva becomes furious and decapitates Daksha.

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Drama | Musical

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Country:

India

Language:

Telugu

Release Date:

10 May 1962 (India) See more »

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