Paarthaal Pasi Theerum English My hunger will vanish if I look at you is a Tamil language film directed by A. Bhimsingh. The film features Sivaji Ganesan, Gemini Ganesan, Savitri, Sowcar Janaki and B. Saroja Devi in lead roles. The film, produced by C. R. Basavaraju, had musical score by ViswanathanRamamoorthy and was released onJanuary 1962. The film released in Telugu as Pavithra Prema.
Afteryears, Balu, who had joined Indian National Army under Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose when Bose had come to Japan, is acquitted in a court and released in Delhi. There, in a refugee camp, he sees a blind Indra and her son and comes to know that Indras father had just died. He promises Indra that he will help her find Velu and unite them. So, Balu takes Indra and her son and travels to Chennai. Indras son starts calling Balu as appa in spite of Indra telling him not to. They find a place to stay in Chennai and the house owner promises Balu that he will help him get a job in his company. On going to his houseowners office, Balu sees that the owner of that company is Velu. He gets very happy and goes to Veluss house,only to see that Velu has married his Maternal uncles daughter Janaki Sowcar Janaki, who has heart problems and has a son also. Also, Balu also comes to know that Velu thinks that Indra is dead. Balu does not tell him the truth fearing Janaki would not be alive on knowing the truth. Velu gives Balu a very high position in his company. Janakis sister Saro Saroja Devi falls in love with Balu and Balu also reciprocates. Meanwhile, Velu sees Indra and her son in Balus house and gets shocked. Balu then tells him the truth about Indra, her blindness and Velus son and cautions him not to talk with her as it might cause both Janaki and Indra to die. Janaki comes to know that Balu has a son and Saro loves Balu. She thinks that Balu is a married person ashamed of his blind wife and hence trying to cheat her sister. She hates him and cautions Saro against him. Saro comes to Balus house, sees indras son Babu, calling Balu as his father and thinks that Balu has cheated her. Indra, on hearing this comes to Velus house to meet Saro and clear the confusion. Velu, however, on seeing his blind wife pleading for Balus innocence cannot contain himself and tells the truth to everyone. Janaki on hearing that Indra is her husbands first wife, cannot take the shock and dies.