Kovil (English: Temple) is a 2004 Indian Tamil-language drama film written and directed by Hari. It starred Silambarasan and Sonia Agarwal in the lead roles.
Puliangulam and Veppangulam are nearby villages with enmity lasting for a few generations. Periyasamy (Rajkiran) is from Puliangulam and is widely respected by the villagers. Michael Soosai (Nasser) is from Veppangulam but is short tempered. Sakthivel (Simlambarasan) is Periaysamy’s son and he studies in a college in Nagercoil. Angel (Soni Agarwal) is the daughter of Soosai and she also studies in the same college. Soosai is very much orthodox and does not trust other religions.
Sakthivel and Angel meets in college and they develop a bonding but Angel fears for her father as he will never allow her marrying a Hindu especially from the rival village. Soosai and Periyasamy get to know about the relationship between Sakthivel and Angel. Soosai gets angry and scolds Angel while Periasamy agrees for the wedding. Soosai do not want an inter caste marriage and decides to make his daughter become a nun in the church. At that time, Periyasamy arrives and tells a truth in front of everyone that Angel is Soosai’s adopted daughter. He also reveals that Angel was born to Muslim parents. Soosai realises his mistake and agrees for the wedding.