Sodari (Kannada: ಸೋದರಿ) is a 1955 Indian Kannada film directed by T. V. Singh Thakur. The film stars Pandari Bai, Narasimha Raju and Rajkumar in lead roles. The music for the film was composed by Padmanabha Shasthri. The story of the film is based on the life of Hemavati, the pious wife of King Kailasanatha. She faces numerous hardships along with her children when Kailasanatha loses his kingdom due to a drought. The actress Jayashree plays a negative role of Chanchaladevi, a cunning relative of Hemavati.

Sodari
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Rajkumar and Pandari Bai in Sodari
Directed byT. V. Singh Thakur
Produced byG. N. Vishwanatha Shetty
T. V. Singh Takur
Screenplay byHunsur Krishnamurthy
G. V. Iyer
Story byHunsur Krishnamurthy
G. V. Iyer
StarringPandari Bai
Rajkumar
Narasimha Raju
Music byPadmanabha Shasthri
CinematographyB. Dorairaj
Edited byN. C. Rajan
Distributed byViswa Kala Chitra
Release date
1955
Running time
136 minutes
CountryIndia
LanguageKannada

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The music of the film was composed by Padmanabha Shasthri, with lyrics penned by Hunsur Krishnamurthy.

Track# Song Singer(s) Lyrics Duration
1 "Hey Deva Girijaadhava" P. Leela Hunsur Krishnamurthy 2:41
2 "Nyaayave Devaadhi Deva" A. M. Rajah Hunsur Krishnamurthy 2:34
3 "Shrungara Madhanana" P. Susheela Hunsur Krishnamurthy
4 "Belaguva Baa Gelathi" P. Leela Hunsur Krishnamurthy
5 "Aalisade Dayathorisade" P. Leela, A. M. Rajah Hunsur Krishnamurthy
6 "Alabeda Alabeda O Nanna Chinna" P. Leela Hunsur Krishnamurthy
7 "Vidhi Vilasava Enembe" A. M. Rajah Hunsur Krishnamurthy
8 "Oora Serona Begane" Pendyala Nageswara Rao Hunsur Krishnamurthy
9 "Samsaaravembude Manninda Maadida Madikeyu" P. Leela Hunsur Krishnamurthy
10 "Anathalaadenu Ee Jagadali" P. Leela Hunsur Krishnamurthy

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