Samarat Prithviraj Chauvan (1959)

Samrat Prithviraj Chauhan first humbles the Mughals, elopes with a princess who loves him, then faces war and treachery.


Anant Shyam (story, screenplay, dialogue)


Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?



Cast overview, first billed only:
P. Jairaj P. Jairaj ... Samrat Prithviraj Chauhan (as Jairaj)
Anita Guha Anita Guha ... Karnataki
Ulhas Ulhas ... Jaychand Rathaur (as Ullhas)
Chand Usmani Chand Usmani ... Rajkumari Sanyukta J. Rathaur
D.K. Sapru D.K. Sapru ... Mohommad Ghori (as Sapru)
B.M. Vyas ... Kavi Chand
Prem Adib Prem Adib ... Kaimas
Ramesh Sinha Ramesh Sinha ... Hahuli (as Late Ramesh Sinha)
Shree Bhagwan Shree Bhagwan ... Senapati Chamund Rai (as Shri Bhagwan)
Razak Ali Razak Ali ... Senapati Ravan
Sunder Sunder ... Madhavbhatt Sangramsingh
Uma Kant Uma Kant ... Guru
Raj Kumar Raj Kumar ... Jalham - Kavi Chand's Son
Sudarshan Sethi Sudarshan Sethi ... Kaka Kann (as Sudershan Sethi)
Anand Joshi Anand Joshi ... Samarsingh


Prithviraj Chauhan conquers Delhi after humbling Mughal ruler Mohommad Ghori, who pleads for mercy and is permitted to leave. He then permits Gujarat's Rajnartaki, Karnataki, to live honorably in his region. When his Pradhan Mantri spends his time wooing her, he first warns him, but when the former attempts to molest her, he kills him. When he is told that Rajkumari Sanyukta, the daughter of Raja Jaychand Rathaur loves him, but is prevented by her father, who not only refuses to invite Prithviraj for the Swayamwar, but humiliates him by erecting his statue as a gatekeeper. Sanyukta is then asked to pick her future husband and she garlands the statue, Prithviraj shows up and both elope. An enraged Jaychand forms an alliance with the latter's enemies and rivals, including a vengeance-seeking Ghori and they prepare to attack Delhi. Prithviraj, who ends up spending a lot of his time with his new bride, eventually rallies his army, and firmly believes that Hindustan's enemies are not ... Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis






Hindi | Sanskrit | Urdu

Company Credits

Production Co:

Dinesh Films See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Sound System)
See full technical specs »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page

Top Rated and Trending Indian Movies

Check out the Indian movies with the highest ratings from IMDb users, as well as the movies that are trending in real time.

Stream Comedy Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular comedy titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial

Recently Viewed