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Patit Pawan (1955)

  • Release Date1955
  • GenreMythological
  • FormatB-W
  • LanguageHindi
  • Length3777.69 meters
  • Gauge35 mm
  • Censor RatingU
  • Censor Certificate NumberU-14795-MUM
  • Certificate Date06/12/1955
  • Shooting LocationThe Famous Pictures Ltd. (Studios) & Prabhat Studios, (Poona)

Dama Shity with his wife Gunai, his son Namu and little Raji used to live happily in the village of Narsi Brahmin in Decan. Dama Shity was a Godly person. He never knew that some unknown Godly power is empowering his son Namu. He and other villagers took Namu's inclination towards God in a bad sense.

Namu ran away from his towards jungle on account of the misbehavior, he received from every corner. There, he got mixed with decoits and in their society, he became a great decoit.

On this side, the poor girl Raji went on serving happily her old father-in-law and mother-in-law, in the hope that one day Namu will come back to her. After all, her wish was fulfilled and she was able to convince Namu to come back.

Namu went to God Pandri Nath to wash away his sins but there also one Pandit Parsa Bhagwat, head of the Sect. took a pledge. to turn him out but luck took his turn and not even Pandit Parsa Bhagwat but the whole village had to bow to Namu one day...

(From the official press booklet)