Maanavan Ninaithal

Maanavan Ninaithal is a 2008 Indian Tamil romantic drama film directed by S. P. Gnanamozhi. The film features newcomer Rithik and Varshini in lead roles, with K. Bhagyaraj, Manivannan, Manobala, Pandu, Anu Mohan, Nalini and Vaman Malini playing supporting roles. The film, produced by P. K. Chandran, had musical score by V. Thashi and was released on 18 July 2008.


In a village near Tiruvannamalai, the gifted student Sakthi (Rithik) is from a poor family and his widow mother Lakshmi (Vaman Malini) runs a roadside food stall. Sakthi secures the state rank in plus two exam and he wishes to continue his studies but his family conditions and poverty compel him to give up his dream. During a television interview, Sakthi tells about his dream and the government then helps financially Sakthi to pursue his studies. Sakthi joins a prominent college in Chennai and he stays in a lodge with his new collegemate Kottachi (Kottachi).