Thoogudeepa

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Thoogudeepa
Directed by K. S. L. Swamy
Produced byR. G. Keshava Murthy
Starring Rajkumar
Leelavathi
Narasimharaju
Udaykumar
Cinematography R. N. Krishna Prasad
Music by Vijaya Bhaskar
Release date
  • 1966 (1966)
Country India
LanguageKannada

Thoogudeepa is a 1966 Indian Kannada-language film, directed by K. S. L. Swamy in his directorial debut, [1] and produced by R. G. Keshava Murthy. The film stars Rajkumar, Leelavathi, Narasimharaju and Udaykumar. The film has musical score by Vijaya Bhaskar. [2] The movie is based on the Bengali novel Chandranath [3] by Sarat Chandra Chatterjee. [4]

Contents

P. B. Sreenivas made his first on-screen appearance through a song in this movie. The song Mounave Aabharana became the first song to be shot in Brindavan Gardens. [5]

Cast

Soundtrack

The music was composed by Vijaya Bhaskar. [6]

No.SongSingersLyricsLength (m:ss)
1"Ellinda Nee Bande" L. R. Eswari K. S. L. Swamy03:30
2"Helale Haadale" P.Susheela R. N. Jayagopal 03:18
3"Manave Mandira" 1P. B. Sreenivas, Raj KumarNanjarajurs03:12
4"Manave Mandira" 2P. B. SreenivasNanjarajurs03:11
5"My Fair Lady"P. B. Sreenivas, L. R. EswariR. N. Jayagopal02:21
6"Needibanni Praanadaana"P. B. SreenivasNanjarajurs02:30
7"Nimma Muddina Kandha"P. B. SreenivasNanjarajurs03:20
8"Thoogu Deepavidoo"P. B. SreenivasK. S. L. Swamy03:26

Legacy

Srinivas who acted in the film later adapted the film's name as prefix.

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