“Zindagi Ke Safar Mein”………….. “Zindagi Ek Safar Hai Suhana “……………………”Roop Tera Mastana”…….. “Kora Kagaz Tha Yeh Man Mera”………….. You can forget literature, you can forget films, and you can forget shows, but cannot forget these songs and the legendary actor who featured in these.
From Anand to Amar Prem, Rajesh Khanna’s filmy career opened doors for a wide range of human emotions. Kaka, as he was fondly called by fans and friends gave a field to study all the aspects of life from sacrifice to love, romance to melancholy, friendship to philosophy, he didn’t spare an emotion untouched.
Rajesh Ji shares his birth anniversary with his eldest daughter, actor and writer Twinkle Khanna. Remembering her beloved father, Twinkle took to Twitter to share a black and white unseen picture of the legendary actor in which she is posing with her dad. Captioning it: “Happy Birthday Dad”.
Happy Birthday Dad pic.twitter.com/I4ZEscR2vv
— Twinkle Khanna (@mrsfunnybones) December 29, 2017
He passed away on July 18, 2012, leaving behind an grand legacy of movies that make us cry, celebrate, grief, laugh, and love. Kaka has given us songs that we continue to hum even today.
Today, on the birthday of ‘original superstar’ of Indian cinema, Jatin Chunnilal Khanna aka Rajesh Khanna, we can’t help but to let our minds sink into those soothing melodies and his amazing filmy career. Rajesh Khanna, would have turned 75 today, if he were alive till now.
To celebrate his birth anniversary and cherish his cinematic career, we have made a list of top 12 songs from his movies.
1. Kajra Lagake Gajra Sajake
2. Zindagi Ke Safar Mein
3. Zindagi Ek Safar Hai Suhana
4. Vaada Tera Vaada
5. Kora Kagaz Tha Yeh Man Mera
6. Roop Tera Mastana
7. Gulabi aankhen jo teri dekhi
8. Ek Ajnabee Haseena Se
9. O Mere Dil Ke Chain
10. Mere Sapnon Ki Rani
11. Pyar Diwana Hota Hai
12. Jai Jai Shiv Shankar