Mahishasura Mardini

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Mahishasura Mardini
Mahishasura-Mardini-film-poster.jpg
Directed byB. S. Ranga
Produced byB. S. Ranga
Screenplay byB. S. Ranga
StarringRajkumar
V. Nagayya
Udaykumar
Narasimharaju
Music byG. K. Venkatesh
CinematographyB. S. Ranga
Edited byP. G. Mohan
M. Devendranath
Production
company
Vikram Productions
Distributed byVikram Productions
Release date
  • 1959 (1959)
Running time
133 min
CountryIndia
LanguageKannada

Mahishasura Mardini (Kannada: ಮಹಿಷಾಸುರ ಮರ್ದಿನಿ) is a 1959 Indian Kannada-language film, directed and produced by B. S. Ranga. The film stars Rajkumar, V. Nagayya, Udaykumar and Narasimharaju in the lead roles.

The film has musical score by G. K. Venkatesh.[1][2] It was dubbed in seven languages including Telugu under the same name. This was the first movie shot in Vikram Studios, Madras. Rajkumar sang a duet as a playback singer for the first time through the song Thumbithu Manava in this movie.

Cast[edit]

Theatrical poster of the Telugu version

Soundtrack[edit]

The music was composed by G. K. Venkatesh.[3]

No. Song Singers Lyrics Length (m:ss)
1 "Gaganadali Mugilaneri" S. Janaki Chi. Sadaashiviah 03:02
2 "Jaya Jagadeeswari" Chi. Sadaashiviah 02:35
3 "Sree Hari Muraari Chakradhaari" P. B. Srinivas Chi. Sadaashiviah 02:49
4 "Sri Hari Narayana Vanamaali" P. B. Srinivas Chi. Sadaashiviah 02:54
5 "Thumbithu Manava" Rajkumar, S. Janaki Chi. Sadaashiviah 03:26

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mahishasura Mardini". chiloka.com. Retrieved 26 January 2015.
  2. ^ "Mahishasura Mardini". nthwall.com. Archived from the original on 26 January 2015. Retrieved 26 January 2015.
  3. ^ "Mahishasura Mardhini Songs". raaga.com. Retrieved 26 January 2015.

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