Himam (transl. Snow) is a 1983 Indian Malayalam-language masala film, directed by Joshiy. The film stars Prem Nazir, Shankar, Shanavas and Sripriya. The film has musical score by Shyam.[1][2][3] The movie is a remake of the 1973 movie Yaadon Ki Baaraat.[4]

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Directed byJoshiy
Written byT. Damodaran
StarringPrem Nazir
Music byShyam
Hemnag Films
Distributed byHemnag Films
Release date
  • 18 February 1983 (1983-02-18)

The story revolves around a man who is separated from and later reunites with his sons.


Prasad, a middle-class man, lived with his wife, Ammu and sons, Vijay and Renji. Ammu had taught her sons, a song called "Gomedakam" (which means "onyx"). They lead a happy life until one day, Ammu is killed by two goons, led by the crime lord. Prasad manages to escape with his sons, however, the three are separated. As time passes, Prasad becomes a criminal, who is still haunted by the murder of his wife. He vows to find his sons Vijay and Renji and avenge his wife's death.

Vijay is a photographer while Renji does gigs to make a living. Vijay meets Sunita, though they initially dislike each other, they fall in love. Renji falls for his co-singer Indu. Soon, the brothers find each other. Prasad realises that Vijay and Renji are his sons but can't contact them. In the end, Prasad kills the villain and reunites with his sons.



The music was composed by Shyam and the lyrics were written by Bichu Thirumala and Mankombu Gopalakrishnan.

No. Song Singers Lyrics Length (m:ss)
1 "Gomedakam" K. J. Yesudas, P. Jayachandran Bichu Thirumala
2 "Gomedakam" K. J. Yesudas, S. Janaki Bichu Thirumala
3 "Gomedakam" (long version) S. Janaki, S. P. Balasubrahmanyam, Chorus, Jolly Abraham Bichu Thirumala
4 "Lilli Pookkalaadum" S. Janaki, P. Jayachandran Bichu Thirumala
5 "Nin Janmanaal" K. J. Yesudas Bichu Thirumala
6 "Paaduvathenthe" P. Jayachandran, A. V. Ramanan Bichu Thirumala
7 "Raagavathi Priya" S. Janaki, Unni Menon Mankombu Gopalakrishnan
8 "Venpanineer Kanangal" K. J. Yesudas Bichu Thirumala


  1. ^ "Himam". MalayalaChalachithram. Retrieved 19 October 2014.
  2. ^ "Himam". malayalasangeetham.info. Retrieved 19 October 2014.
  3. ^ "Himam". spicyonion.com. Retrieved 19 October 2014.
  4. ^ "Yaadon Ki Baaraat". MySwar. Retrieved 17 March 2022.

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