Vidinja Kalyanam

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Vidinja Kalyanam
Vidinja Kalyanam.jpg
Directed byManivannan
Produced byTiruppur Mani
CinematographyA. Sabapathi
Edited byK. Gauthaman
Music byIlaiyaraaja
Release date
  • 1 November 1986 (1986-11-01)
Running time
138 minutes

Vidinja Kalyanam (transl. Wedding, the next morning) is a 1986 Indian Tamil-language thriller film directed by Manivannan, starring Sathyaraj and Jayashree.[1] It was released on 1 November 1986.[2] The film was remade in Kannada as Suryodaya (1993).[3]


A death-sentenced inmate escapes prison and seeks asylum in a rich widow's house where she is living with her only daughter. Whether the marriage of her daughter will happen as planned forms the crux of the story.



Music was composed by Ilaiyaraaja.[4][5]

Title Singer(s) Lyrics Length
"Kaalam Ilavenil Kaalam" K. S. Chithra Vaali 03:58
"Adiyeduthu Nadanthu" Malaysia Vasudevan, Gangai Amaran, Deepan Chakravarthy, Raghavendra Pulamaipithan 04:38
"Kaalam Mazhai" Ilaiyaraaja Vaali 04:15
"Dance Papa" Malaysia Vasudevan Gangai Amaran 03:55


N. Krishnaswamy of The Indian Express wrote, "Despite the fact that lacks thematic purity [..] The excellent craftsmanship [..] makes you slot it in the above average category."[6]


  1. ^ ரிஷி (31 July 2020). "இயக்குநர் மணிவண்ணன்: நிழல்கள் முதல் நாகராஜசோழன் வரை". Hindu Tamil Thisai (in Tamil). Archived from the original on 9 July 2021. Retrieved 31 July 2021.
  2. ^ "ஒரே இயக்குநர்.. ஒரே நடிகர்.. ஒரே நாளில் வெளியான 2 திரைப்படங்கள்.. மணிவண்ணன் - சத்யராஜ் சம்பவங்கள்!". News18 (in Tamil). 8 February 2023. Archived from the original on 18 May 2023. Retrieved 18 May 2023.
  3. ^ "Suryodaya – ಸೂರ್ಯೋದಯ (1993/೧೯೯೩)". Kannada Movies Info. Archived from the original on 24 January 2023. Retrieved 25 January 2023.
  4. ^ "Vidinja Kalyanam Tamil FIlm EP Vinyl Record by Ilayaraja". Mossymart. Archived from the original on 31 July 2021. Retrieved 31 July 2021.
  5. ^ "Vidinja Kalyanam (1986)". (in Tamil). Archived from the original on 14 July 2022. Retrieved 14 July 2022.
  6. ^ Krishnaswamy, N. (7 November 1986). "Home, despite deviations". The Indian Express. p. 14. Retrieved 12 January 2019.

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