By Swaroop KANCHI


Drama - Development 2019

In Ancient India, a young Brahmin Prodigy sets out on a spiritual adventure to find Enlightenment.

    • Year of production
    • 2019
    • Genres
    • Drama, Historical, Epic
    • Countries
    • INDIA
    • Languages
    • HINDI
    • Budget
    • 1 - 3 M$
    • Duration
    • 160 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Swaroop KANCHI
    • Writer(s)
    • Swaroop KANCHI
    • Producer(s)
    • Manjula SAI KUMAR, Swaroop KANCHI
    • Synopsis
    • Dirghavarma while offering his morning ablutions to the sun, finds a baby in the river, he takes the child home and makes him his own- The child PrajnaArjuna turns out to be a prodigy, mastering the vedas and the ancient scriptures by the age of 12, he’s hailed by the people of his region as a great scholar, a MahaPandita. But a turn of events make him leave home, banished from his city at a tender age to go serve a Master of Yoga Nilambari Mahaprabhu. But instead of getting educated he’s humiliated, punished unjustly & pushed to do menial tasks and herd the cows, not losing hope Arjuna spends his time withstanding all the trials and tribulations with forebearance.

      A chance meeting with the a cruel king Ghata Pulikesi who is hell bent on vanquishing the priests and ancient schools of wisdom, PrajnaArjuna changes the king Pulikesi’s heart and the king himself wants to walk a new path of compassion. Arjuna moves on from his school of Yoga to become a monk, giving up the worldly for the spiritual, the mundane for God. He sets out to the high wilderness of the himalayas in search for enlightenment. He meets yogis & tantrics, heretics and wanderers, he loses himself in intense penances to achieve the final goal of life. He succeeds in attaining the Astral powers, the siddhis-gaining control over the elements, gaining power over the beasts and Men alike. But he cannot control his own passions and he falls hopelessly in love with Arundhati. In her he finds the love he always craved & the joy of union.

      He finally find bliss in marriage and finds solace with his children, in his middle age PrajnaArjuna has the support of the king, is wealthy and a saviour of the masses, fighting even the Gods to bring rain and prosperity to his kingdom. The king having seen the brilliance of such a soul decides to confer upon him the mighty title of SARVAJNA- The all knower, the all powerful. But everything is temporary, a new storm is coming. A young boy- rumored to be immortal & invincible, deformed in all his limps but with the power of the Gods challenges PrajnaArjuna-the winner to be hailed as SARVAJNA the Foremost amongst all Men, the Vanquished to lose all that he has. Everything is at stake for the sake of spiritual sovereignty in land of the Vedas.
    • Production schedule
    • September-October 2016
    • Beginning of shooting
    • Sep 26, 2016
    • End of shooting
    • Dec 26, 2016