Linga (Rajini) is a petty thief surrounded by his friends (Santhanam, karunakaran and others) and he is approached by Lakshmi (anushka) who wants him to come to her hometown. The reason being, Linga is the grandson of the king Raja Lingeswara (Rajini again) and he has to open a temple which is locked since 70 years. But Linga hates his grandfather because he is left with nothing. But situations force him to go to that place. What happens from there forms the rest.