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Anirudh Parmar is blind, but he does not let this impairment bind him down. He runs a school for the blind as a Principal. He meets with social worker, Kavita. Kavita is attracted to him, ... See full summary »

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Kavita
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Anirudh Parmar
Sudha Chopra ...
Manju
Mohan Gokhale ...
Jagdish
Pran Talwar
Arun Joglekar
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Dubey
Lakshman Tandon
Tapan Kumar Nandi ...
(as Dr. Tapan Kumar Nandi)
Arun Sachdev
Baladutt Sharma
Mukesh Gautam
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Ustad Amjad Ali Khan ...
Himself (in a musical concert)
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Anirudh Parmar is blind, but he does not let this impairment bind him down. He runs a school for the blind as a Principal. He meets with social worker, Kavita. Kavita is attracted to him, and he slowly also gets attracted to her. When marriage is proposed, both agree to marry each other. Then Anirudh starts having doubts whether this marriage is going to succeed, as he feels he is being patronized, and pittied. Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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14 June 2006 | by (Bangalore) – See all my reviews

This movie deals with people with handicaps – one is bitter due to blindness and the other is depressed due to heart break. Society tends to glorify blindness as a bigger handicap than heartbreak. The movie poignantly shows that both are debilitating and need a lot of work to overcome. Kavita and Anirudh are fortunate in discovering each other. Their individual handicaps first help them in working together, then bonding together and then tears them apart. A well-wisher has to step in ultimately to bridge the gap.

There are some endearing scenes with the kids and the dialog is very engaging. The sequence where Anirudh describes his perception of Kavita's beauty deserves special mention for its poetry. Both Naseer and Shabana excel in their minimalist style.


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