Though the collector applies to construct a dam, his plan is rejected in the annual collectors’ meeting and he is forced to approve a new railroad from Tuticorin to Kochi through Madurai for goods. He needs to reinvent himself and his direction skills. Retrieved 23 August The Times of India. At Solaiyur, Lingaa finds out that the Lingam installed at the Shiva temple is made of Maragatham stone Emerald , which is extremely valuable, so at midnight, he enters the Shiva temple with the intention to steal the Lingam. It is shown that the Solaiyur village people are very co-operative with Raja Lingeshwaran and work with him cordially, except for small feud and near stoppage of work due to a caste remark ignited by Sambandam R. The doors are being held in custody by the new collector as stolen goods and the floods are soon to occur.

Archived from the original on 9 June The pre-production works began in March Archived from the original on 10 January How the superstar came to be”. It was his biggest commercial success to that point and gave him the action hero image. The British lie to the villagers that the Raja was a British spy who would hand over the dam and all the villagers’ lands to the British once the dam was completed. Rajinikanth, Manisha Koirala, Sanghavi.

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Raja Lingeswaran, the very rich ruler of the erstwhile princely state of Kodiyur, best civil engineer from Cambridge and a civil services officer.

Retrieved 29 May Rajinikanth, Manisha Koirala, Sanghavi. She is the heroine of Rajinikanth’s Kaala! Retrieved 26 August Retrieved 23 May Archived from the original on 13 November Retrieved 17 July He holds a grudge against his grandfather, feeling that he had brought down his family into poverty by squandering all his wealth and hence refuses to go with Lakshmi to Solaiyur.


She reveals that the agreement signed by Raja Lingeshwaran was almost burned by the Collector’s assistant and she in time retrieved it and shows them the document, there by revealing the true identity of the Collector.

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Music is being composed by A. The doors are being held in custody by the new collector as stolen goods and the floods are soon to occur. Views Read Edit View history.

Archived from the original on 17 December It was India’s most expensive production at the time of its release[31] and is among the highest-grossing Indian films of all time.

Lingaa is forced to accept Lakshmi’s invitation to avoid getting caught and travels with her to Solaiyur. It was his biggest commercial success to that point and gave him the action hero image. For the Hindu deity also known as Linga, see Lingam. A few corrupt officials and politicians try to stop him but he overcomes all obstacles.

Retrieved 26 May Kollywood town all-time Top 25 highest grossing tamil movies.

Edit Storyline Lingaa is an upcoming Tamil action thriller film being directed by K. Rajinikanth is an Indian actor who has appeared in over films, predominantly in Tamil cinema.


Lingaa is the grandson of Raja Lingeswaran, but is a petty thief with his family having now fallen on hard times. He made his cinematic debut with K. Later, the villagers realize Sambandam’s double play and chase him.

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Karunakara and the villagers are of the opinion that the temple can only be opened by the descendant of Raja Lingeswaran Rajnikanthwho built the dam as well as the Shiva temple. The New Indian Express. Later that evening, he is stabbed to death by the corrupt local MP Nagabhushan Jagapathi Babuwho wants the dam destroyed for his own benefit.

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More celebration, less film”. I was very eagerly looking forward to watching Lingaa on the very first day because of lingewaran the good hype and the fact that we would be get to see Thalaivar back in action after a very long time. Retrieved 14 June Chandramukhi, Sivaji and Enthiran.

Archived from the original on 14 November Retrieved 29 May Saravanan, Vettaiyan Raja [e]. Edit Did You Know? Later the scene shifts to a palace, wherein all the British and Indian guests arrive in the background of a birthday party given linteswaran the erstwhile Maharaja of Kodiyur.