| J. Sasikumar|
| 22 December 1964 (1964-12-22)|
Drama, Malayalam Cinema, World cinema
Prem Nazir, Kaviyoor Ponnamma, Adoor Bhasi, Sheela, Zero Babu
Prem Nazir and Sheela appear in Kudumbini and Karutha Kai
Kudumbini (Malayalam: കുടുംബിനി) is a 1964 Indian Malayalam film, directed and produced by PA Thomas. The film stars Prem Nazir, Sheela, Kaviyoor Ponnamma and Adoor Bhasi in lead roles. The film had musical score by LPR Varma. The film received a certificate of merit at the annual National Film Awards.
Two classy 1960s South Indian housewives (Sheela and Kaviyoor Ponnamma) struggle to maintain their happiness and financial well-being while living with their prideful in-laws and husbands (Prem Nazir and Thikkurissi Sukumaran Nair). The film focuses on the vital role housewives play in families.
The music was composed by LPR Varma and lyrics was written by Abhayadev.