Pudhiya Geethai ( New Gita}}) is a 2003 Indian Tamil-language drama film written and directed by newcomer K. P. Jagan, starring Vijay and Meera Jasmine while Ameesha Patel, Kalabhavan Mani and Karunas play supporting roles. Notably, this film is Patel's first and remains her only Tamil film till date. The film, which has music scored by brothers Yuvan Shankar Raja and Karthik Raja, released on 8 May 2003 to negative reviews. The movie was dubbed in Hindi as Ek Dumdaar The Powerful.
The movie starts with a polydactylic baby boy born to Chinnaya (Nassar) from Nagapattinam, who works for Swamy (K. Vishwanath), an astrologer. Swamy writes the horoscope of the baby and understands that the child will grow up to be an intelligent and responsible person but, he also predicts that the child's life will be only 27 years short. He suggests the baby to be named Sarathy but does not inform about the short life.
|author||K. P. Jagannath|
|director||K. P. Jagannath|
|editor||V. T. Vijayan|
|keywords||baby baby boy cry k. vishwanath kalairani movie star nagapattinam nassar polydactylic polydactyly real estate scar wed|
|musicBy||Yuvan Shankar Raja|