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Platinum Jubilee of Talkies (2006)

Platinum Jubilee of the Hindi Talkie


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Compiling Data of Indian Films

Compiling Data of Indian Films

Har Mandir Singh "Hamraaz"

Compiler, Hindi Film Geet Kosh

As you are aware, India leads in the world by producing highest number of films on celluloid.  While 36,000 (approximately) Indian talkie films have been censored till date, it is a pity that no proper arrangement has been made at government or personal level to keep record of data of films produced on celluloid.

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Musing 24: K(h)artaal, Kan Kan Men Bhagwan (1963)

Listen to this Meera Bhajan. I can hear Kartaal (or KhaDtaal), an instrument used in Bhajans from the ancient times. This is the earliest song in which I have heard it.

mane-chaakar-raakho-jee

Now you know!


 Listen to Kan Kan Men Bhagwan (1963)