Padayappa | Full Tamil Movie | Rajinikanth, Sivaji Ganesan
Padayappa (Rajinikanth) is an mechanical engineer who visits his hometown to attend his sister's wedding. His sister is engaged to the son of his maternal uncle (Radha Ravi). During this happy occasion, Padayappa's father's foster brother (Manivannan) demands a share in the family property. However, standing true to his words that the family property should not be divided, Padayappa's father (Sivaji Ganesan) gives the entire property to him. <br /> <br />Padayappa's family is then forced to leave their home. Unable to bear this shock, his father suddenly dies. His sister's wedding is then cancelled because the groom chose to marry someone offering him a greater dowry and married his uncle's daughter. But, Nilambiri (Ramya Krishnan), the spoiled daughter of his maternal uncle, is madly in love with Padayappa. <br /> <br />Meanwhile, Padayappa finds out that the hill in the land he owns is a granite mountain, starts a granite business and becomes rich and famous in town since he uses the money in service of the poor. His family, once again, is able to settle down. His sister gets married to an engineer Padayappa hired, and Padayappa maintains his father's position in village as a leader, and in the process, helps his father's foster brother to compensate for the heavy losses that his father's foster brother had incurred in the meantime. As a result of this, Padayappa's father's foster brother seeks Padayappa's pardon for his misdeeds and becomes indebted to him. Padayappa forgives his father's foster brother.