The land which rose from sea was filled with salt and unsuitable for habitation, so Parasurama invoked the Snake King Vasuki, out of respect, Vasuki and all snakes were appointed as protectors and guardians of the land 3. A dolmen erected by Neolithic people in Marayur. Most of his works were critically and commercially successful and his works were recognised from his very first venture Thaniyavarthanam, which brought him the Kerala State Film Award for Best Story. Suspense builds in order to make those final moments, no matter how short, the suspense in a story keeps the person hooked to reading or watching more until the climax is reached. Edit Storyline A qawwali singer passes as a Brahmin in order to infiltrate a palace and kill the king. A houseboat in the Kerala backwaters. The widow of a Maharaja is known as a Rajmata queen mother, Maharaj Kumar generally denotes a son of a Maharaja, but more specific titulatures are often used at each court, including Yuvaraj for the heir. Ravi Varma and group wants Thampuran to be killed immediately.

Enroute Madras via train, when three friends get falsely accused of a mysterious homicide, they escape and desperately search for the real killer. The best part of the movie is the music duel between Mohanlal and Kaithapram one of the greatest musicians from India. Edit Cast Cast overview, first billed only: Lohithadas — Ambazhathil Karunakaran Lohithadas was an Indian screenwriter, playwright, director, and producer known for his extensive work in Malayalam cinema. Mohanlal at the 17th International Film Festival of Kerala in Award statuette, officially denoted as “replica” won by cinematographer Ramachandra Babu for Dweepu Ananthan is even permitted to dine with Thampuran after having developed a strong relationship with him.

It has also been the title of emperors, including Maharaja Ranjit Singh, founder of the Sikh empire, the female equivalent, Maharani, denotes either the wife of a Maharaja, and also in states where that was customary, a woman ruling in her own right. Abdhullah is in need of money and upon persuasion from Ali, goes to Kerala planning to kill Thampuran. The musical film was a development of the stage musical after the emergence of sound film technology.

In the Mughal Empire it was common to award to various princes a series of lofty titles as a matter of protocolary subritles.


Malayalam thus translates as hill region and used to refer to the land higness the Chera dynasty, the language Malayalam is alternatively called Alealum, Malayalani, Malayali, Malean, Maliyad, and Mallealle.

Drama Horror Mystery Language: Udaya Varma’s wife Bhagirathi Thampuratti Kaviyoor Ponnamma has fallen into depression after the untimely death of their son Unni.


Ravindran M G Soman. Learn more More Like This. Bhasis Communist Party of India -backed drama troupe, the highly successful Kerala Peoples Arts Club, produced the play, fresh with the plays commercial and critical success, Lohithadas was introduced to K. Musical short films were made by Lee de Forest in —24, beginning inthousands of Vitaphone shorts were made, many featuring bands, vocalists and dancers.

Gupthan Jagadeesh on finding that Radha is in love with Ananthan, misleads Ramanattukara Ananthan Namboodirippad Kaithaprama famous musician, telling him that Ananthan has portrayed him as a good for nothing fellow.

Duet song picturised on Mohanlal and Gautami.

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The region has been a prominent spice exporter since BCE, the Chera Dynasty was the first prominent kingdom based in Kerala, though it frequently struggled against attacks by the neighbouring Cholas and Pandyas.

October Learn how and when to remove this template message. Soundtracks Pramadavanam Written by Kaithapram D.

Chasing Freedom Inspired by a true stor Full Cast and Crew. Thrillers generally keep highnes audience on the edge of their seats as the plot builds towards a climax, the cover-up of important highess is a common element.

Maharaja itself could also be grahted as a personal, non-hereditary style, like Raja and various other titles, Maharaja was repeatedly awarded to notables without a princely state, such as zamindars. Sawai Maharaja Bahadur, a title of honour, one higher than Sawai Maharaja. Thampuran does not like this, however allows him to stay aabdullah couple of days at the Palace.

The academy annually invites films for the award and the jury analyses the films that are submitted before deciding the winners, the awards intends to promote films with artistic values and encourage artists, technicians and producers.

Ananthan accepts the request from Thampuran. Award statuette, officially denoted as “replica” won by cinematographer Ramachandra Babu for Dweepu YesudasRaveendranSharreth.


The name Kerala has an uncertain etymology, One popular theory derives Kerala from Kera and alam is land, thus land engoish coconuts, this also happens to be a nickname for the state due to abundance of coconut trees and its use by the locals.

Filmography of Sibi Malayil. The casting is excellent, the acting is superb, and the music is extraordinary. Still, only isolated sequences featured live sound, most of the film had only a musical score.

Ravi Varma and group wants Thampuran to be killed immediately.

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When I was a child my favorite song was “Pramadhavanam”, but I never got around to seeing the movie then, but now I finally see it and it totally blew my mind, soul and heart away! Sawai Maharaja, a title of one degree higher than Maharaja Bahadur. Ananthan, unable to kill Thampuran pleads to the Group that he cannot kill him.

The language got the name Malayalam during the mid 19th century, the origin of Malayalam, an independent offshoot of the proto-Dravidian language, has been and continues to be an engaging pursuit among comparative historical linguists. This is the first time I am writing a commentary and only because I haven’t seen any other comments. Once the day Thampuran asks Ananthan to leave arrives, he sings the famous Pramadhavanam song which impresses Thampuran and he starts liking him.

The state has the highest media exposure in India with newspapers publishing in nine languages, mainly English, Kerala is one of the prominent tourist destinations of India, with backwaters, beaches, Ayurvedic tourism and tropical greenery as its major attractions. The best part of the movie is the music duel between Mohanlal and Kaithapram one of the greatest musicians from India.

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Duet song picturised on Mohanlal and Gautami. She is a dubbing artist in the Malayalam film industry.