Vaanavil is a 2000 Indian Tamil-language drama film produced by Guru Films and directed by Manoj Kumar. The film casts Arjun, Prakash Raj and Abhirami in the lead roles. The film released to mixed reviews, but performed well at the box office.


Surya (Arjun) a farmer's son from Madurai, J. Prakash (Prakash Raj) the only son of a billionaire industrialist and Priya (Abhirami) an Ooty-based tea estate heiress board a train to Delhi as strangers, in the Chennai central station. They get seats next to each other and introduce themselves to one another. As a coincidence, they get to know that all 3 of them have passed the UPSC exams with high ranks, and are going to Delhi for phase-4 of their Civil Service training and become friends.