Is Lingaa flop?

Is Lingaa flop?

It is almost indigestible but Rajinikanth, Sonakshi Sinha starrer Lingaa fell flat again in the first week of its release. After he gave the biggest flop of his career with Kochadaiiyaan, we thought superstar Rajinikanth will make a remarkable comeback with Lingaa.

Is linga real story?

The script as well as screenplay for Lingaa were penned by Pon Kumaran, who had registered the story with the South Indian Film Writers’ Association under the title King Khan in 2010. The story is loosely based on John Penniquick who built Mullaperiyar Dam. He had also penned the dialogues for the film.

Which dam is shown in linga movie?

Shooting for the much-awaited multilingual film ‘Lingaa’ starring superstar Rajinikanth has been going on at the Linganamakki dam near Kargal in Sagar taluk.

Who is the music director of linga?

A. R. Rahman
Lingaa/Music composed by

Is kabali hit or flop?

Kabali: Kabali turned out to be unstoppable on its fourth day. The film further earned Rs 30 crore at the worldwide box office, and within four days of its release, it raked in about Rs 230 crore.

Is padayappa hit or flop?

Padayappa was a box office success; T. R. Vivek of Business Today says that the film was estimated to have earned ₹440 million worldwide, with a total of ₹380 million at the domestic box office, and ₹60 million overseas.

Why is shivling called so?

According to Swami Vivekananda, the Shiva-linga had origins in the idea of Yupa-Stambha or Skambha of the Vedic rituals, where the term meant the sacrificial post which was then idealized as the eternal Brahman.

What does the Shiv Ling represent?

lingam, (Sanskrit: “sign” or “distinguishing symbol”) also spelled linga, in Hinduism, a votary object that symbolizes the god Shiva and is revered as an emblem of generative power. The lingam appears in Shaivite temples and in private shrines throughout India.

Which is the largest dam in India?

Tehri Dam
Large Dam

# Name State
1 Tehri Dam Uttarakhand
2 Lakhwar Dam Uttarakhand
3 Idukki (Eb)/Idukki Arch Dam Kerala
4 Bhakra Dam Himachal Pradesh

Who built linganamakki dam?

the Karnataka State Government
The Linganamakki Dam (Kannada : ಲಿಂಗನಮಕ್ಕಿ ಜಲಾಶಯ) was constructed by the Karnataka State Government in 1964. Located in the Kargal village of Sagara taluk, the dam has a length of 2.74 kilometres (1.70 mi) stretching across the Sharavathi river. It is located about 9 km from Jog Falls.

Who built linga dam?

K. Gopalswamy Mudhaliar
The reservoir’s overflowing waters are let into the Parambikulam Reservoir through the saddle dam. It was constructed by a team working under K. Gopalswamy Mudhaliar, the most popular engineer in that area….

Solaiyar Dam
Opening date 1965
Dam and spillways
Impounds Chalakkudi River
Height (foundation) 66 metre

What is the age of Rajinikanth?

70 years (December 12, 1950)

Who are the actors in the movie Lingaa?

The film stars Rajinikanth playing dual role, Jagapati Babu, Anushka Shetty and Sonakshi Sinha in the lead roles. Music is being composed by A. R. Rahman while cinematography was headed by R. Rathnavelu. This is slated to get released only in Tamil, Telugu and Hindi language.

Where was the climax of the movie Lingaa filmed?

The majority of the filming took place in Ramoji Film City and Annapurna Studios, and few scenes in Chennai; the film’s flashback portions was shot in various locations in Karnataka, and the climax portions were filmed in Linganamakki Dam and Jog Falls in Shimoga, the film’s shooting was completed within six months.

Where was the movie Lingaa with Rajinikanth filmed?

Principal photography commenced during the last week of May 2014 in Mysore. The majority of the filming took place in Ramoji Film City. The climax portions were filmed in Linganamakki Dam and Jog Falls in Shimoga. The film was released on 12 December 2014, coinciding with Rajinikanth ‘s birthday.

When was the book Lingaa by Thalaivar published?

This story is set in 1939 (before India’s independence) but the book was originally published in 1949. Its been 4 years since people saw a live action movie from Thalaivar and of course the expectations will be high when he joined hands with K.S.Ravikumar. The duo has almost given a pukka movie this time.