Dilip Kumar - A Legend Departs - July 7 2021

Submitted by savita on Wed, 07/07/2021 - 08:15

Complete Filmography at Transhindi

It is sad that the greatest actor of Indian Cinema - Dilip Kumar breathed his last this morning at 7.30 AM at Hinduja Hospital at Khar  in Mumbai..

Top Ten Films of Dilip Kumar   

Uden Jab Jab Julfen Teri ... It was incidentally the first ever collab I had made at starmaker 

Sahir Birth Centenary - Top Films

Submitted by abhaya31 on Sun, 02/21/2021 - 22:06

The most important films are listed here, there is no fixed order yet the films dear to me find a higher place in the list.. However as a second thought to avoid discrepancy I have tried to organize the top 10 films of my choice and later to ascending order of their release year and next by film title..

Sahir wrote lyrics for some of his great songs for the BR Chopra films.. The Music Composer Ravi (Sharma) is known to be top Music director for him though Sahir initially had worked with illustrious Sachin Dev Buman (Notably for the cult film Pyaasa by Guru Dutt) 

Jagjit Singh - The Gazal King of India

Submitted by abhaya31 on Mon, 02/08/2021 - 12:26

Jagjit Singh was so close to my heart for so many years, yet I could not attend any of his live programs, most of the time it was the cost factor.. and at times the distances involved in travelling to the venue.. mostly the concert were pricey for a government servant like me.. 

Today on February 08 2021 I create this book dedicated to the man I loved so much, it is his eightieth Birth anniversary today. I have renamed the book from the prolog questionnaire Know Your India that was done on the golden jubilee of Indian Independence


India Celebrates Republic Day

Submitted by abhaya31 on Tue, 01/26/2021 - 09:37

India Celebrates its 72nd Republic Day today..

It was on this day in 1950 that republic of India came into existence after winning Independence on August 15 1947..

There were numerous freedom fighters who worked for India to win freedom, yet Ibelieve most f them had not thought of a divided India.. British known for their policy of divide and rule had indeed been successful as India won its independene, it was not one but two nations that emerged..