Yuvaraju is a 2000 Telugu-language romantic drama film directed and produced by Y. V. S. Chowdary. The film stars Mahesh Babu, Simran and Sakshi Shivanand. This film gave Mahesh Babu the tag "Prince", as Yuvaraju means prince. It was dubbed into Tamil as Sammatham Tharuvala.
Srinivas (Mahesh Babu) has just returned to India and joins a college in Hyderabad. There, he meets his classmate Srivalli (Sakshi Shivanand), a young beautiful girl with whom he falls in love. Srivalli has a childhood friend, Vamsi (Venkat) abroad, whom she regards as her best friend and keeps him close to her heart as when a plane crashed 20 years back, these two are the only survivors of the tragedy.