Unakkaga Piranthen

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Unakkaga Piranthen
Unakkaga Piranthen.jpg
Directed byBalu Anand
Produced byTirupur Mani
Written byBalu Anand
Music byDeva
CinematographyJayanan Vincent
Edited byM. N. Raja
Distributed byVivekananda Pictures
Release date
  • 15 May 1992 (1992-05-15)
Running time
140 minutes

Unakkaga Piranthen (English: Born for you) is a 1992 Tamil romantic drama film, written and directed by Balu Anand. The film stars Prashanth and Mohini. The music was composed by Deva, while cinematography was handled by Jayanan Vincent. It was produced and distributed by Tirupur Mani under Vivekananda Pictures banner.


Malini (Mohini), is a Sri Lankan refugee, who has taken shelter in a refugee camp in India. When a camp guard tries to molest her, a local man called Raja (Prashanth) comes to her rescue. They start meeting frequently and soon fall in love. When refugees are ordered back to Sri Lanka, Malini goes. Unable to bear the separation, Raja decides to swim to Sri Lanka, but on reaching shore he is arrested by coastal guards who think he is a terrorist. Raja manages to escape from captivity and find Malini.



Unakkaga Piranthen
Soundtrack album by
GenreFeature film soundtrack

The score and soundtrack were composed by film composer Deva. The soundtrack was released in 1992 and features 4 tracks.The lyrics were written by Vaali and Kamakodiyan.[1]

Track Song Singer(s) Duration
1 'Chikidan Chikidan' S. P. Balasubrahmanyam, Sujatha Mohan 3:48
2 'Iruthaiam Idham' S. P. Balasubrahmanyam 5:16
3 'Kaalai Malarnthathu' K. J. Yesudas 4:34
4 'Penn Venum' S. P. Balasubrahmanyam, Chithra 4:02
5 'O Krishna' S. Janaki


The Indian Express wrote "Balu Anand, the director, could have geared up the proceedings a bit as the slackness is obvious on certain portions".[2]