Karmayogi (2012 film)

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Directed by V. K. Prakash
Written byBalram Mattannur
Based on Hamlet
by Shakespeare
Produced byVachan Shetty
Sajitha Prakash
Starring Indrajith
Nithya Menon
Padmini Kolhapure
Saiju Kurup
Narrated by Renjith
Cinematography R. D. Rajasekhar
Edited by Beena Paul
Music by Ousepachan
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Creative Land Pictures
Release date
  • 16 March 2012 (2012-03-16)

Karmayogi is a 2012 Malayalam film directed by V. K. Prakash, starring Indrajith, Nithya Menon, Padmini Kolhapure, Saiju Kurup, Ashokan, Thalaivasal Vijay and Manikuttan. The film's screenplay is written by Balram Mattannur. It is an adaptation of Shakespeare's Hamlet . [1] Indrajith plays the protagonist in the film.



The film tells the story of Rudran Gurukkal, the lone male descendant of the Chathothu family. The family represents the Yogi community, in which Lord Shiva is believed to have been born. Rudran is haunted by a strange kind of destiny. This forms the crux of the story. [2]



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