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Kanhaiya (1959)

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Shanno lives with her mother, Paro, a housewife, and her dad, Nathamal, in a small village in India. Paro is aware that her daughter is a little special as she has seen her behave strangely... See full summary »

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Kanhaiya
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Shanno
Lalita Pawar ...
Ganga (Kanhaiya's mom)
Madan Puri ...
Mano
Leela Mishra ...
Paro
Raj Mehra ...
Nathamal
Pachhi
Vishwa Mehra
Jagdish Sethi
Uma Dutt
Nasir Hussain
Sushil
Mauji
Uma Khosla
Sarita
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Shanno lives with her mother, Paro, a housewife, and her dad, Nathamal, in a small village in India. Paro is aware that her daughter is a little special as she has seen her behave strangely, and at times sit and talk with a cow in their stable. Then of course there is her devotion to Bhagwan Shri Kishan alias Kanhaiya, and she wonders off alone in the woods dancing to the tune of her Kanhaiya. Until one day, she actually meets Kanhaiya and falls in his arms. The news spreads like wildfire that Kanhaiya and Shanno are having an affair, and in order to stay in the same village, they must first get married. Shanno is thrilled at this and gives her consent. Kanhaiya cannot believe his luck that he is marrying a beautiful girl like Shanno. During the marriage, Shanno gets a shock when she sees who her "Kanhaiya" really - the town drunk and slacker, who had taken advantage of her love for Bhagwan Shri Kishan, played with her emotions, and now is bent upon marrying her. Watch what the ... Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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Remade as Kishen Kanhaiya (1990) See more »

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Ruk Ja O Janewali
Sung by Mukesh
Music composed by Shankarsingh Raghuwanshi and Jaikishan Dayabhai Panchal (as Shankar-Jaikishan)
Lyrics by Shailendra
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