A girl, whose mother dies of sorrow from her husband's family's rejection, grows up singing and dancing like her mother. She works as a dancing girl and is courted by a prince, but can think only of a man she has never met, who left her a message on the train. She dreams of him and cannot dance, becomes frightened and runs into the night Written by
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After the shooting stopped in 1964, after some time, one day sunil dutt and nargis dutt happened to watch the rushes of pakeezah, they like the film very much and they thought the film must be completed and relesased so the world to see. Sunil and Nargis Dutt tried to convince to Kamal amrohi and Meena kumari to come together for completing the masterpiece. They agreed. So Pakeezah was complited and released because of Sunil Dutt and Nargis Dutt. When the song ' mausam hai ashiqana ' was to be recorded at that time the music director Ghulam Mohammed was very ill and very weak, he could not go to record, a day before he requested Naushad to record it and he agreed, but the next day when the time to record approached Ghulam Mohamed was restless as he wanted to record the song himself, suddenly he got the streanth he got up from his bed set in the rikshaw and headed for the studio and got there in time to record the song, Naushad and everyone was supprised to see him, such dedication of. Ghulam Mohamed but he dint get award for pakeezah. See more
Salim Ahmed Khan
[in a note to Sahibjaan
Aapke paon dekhe, bahut haseen hai. / Inhe zameen par mat utariyega, maile ho jayenge.
[Saw your feet; they are very beautiful. / Don't place them on the ground, they will get dirty
Referenced in Because I Don't Lie
Sung by Lata Mangeshkar
Composed by Ghulam Mohammed
Lyrics by Kaif Bhopali See more