Parambarai (English: Hereditary) is a 1996 Tamil drama film, directed by K. S. Ravikumar, starring Prabhu and Roja in lead roles. The film, produced by Malar Balu and K. Dhandapani, had musical score by Deva, and was released on 15 January 1996. The films did fairly well at the box-office.
Paramasivan (Prabhu) and his father (Vijayakumar) are in feud.Paramasivan saw his mother murdered by Maragatham (Sindhu) but his father thought she died because of her illness. His father later got married with Maragatham. Paramasivan left his father's house and lived with his grandmother (Manorama).
Paramasivan falls in love with Paruvatham (Roja), sister of a ruthless landlord Kumarasamy (B. H. Tharun Kumar).