Chitragupt- A Tribute

Chitragupt is one of my most favourite music directors from the golden era! I am a huge fan of his simple but very sweet and melodious songs. He was born on 16th November 1917 {We are celebrating his birth centenary year} in Karmaini (Now in Gopalganj District) in Bihar. Chitragupt was one of the highly …

D N Madhok – A Tribute

Dinanath Madhok (22 October 1902 – 9 July 1982) was a prominent lyricist of Hindi Films during 1940s - 1960s. D N Madhok has major hits in 1940s and early 50s. My attempt for today is to throw light on career of this all rounder personality. He is a well known lyricist and also worked …

Let’s Celebrate Diwali!

Firstly let me wish you all 'A Very Happy Diwali & Prosperous New Year'. Diwali Or Deepawali derives its name from sanskrit words, 'Deep' meaning Lights and 'Aawali' meaning a row. So the name means a festival havings 'Rows of Lights'. Diwali is an important festival of India, and is celebrated with enthusiasm and togetherness. …

It’s Mehmood’s birthday!

Today's Mehmood's birthday. A legendary actor, director and producer. He will always be immortal, through his comedy, acting and also for the songs picturised on him. He had his own style of acting, comedy and dancing. At his peak, he was paid more than even the film’s hero and it’s easy to see why! So …