Aaradhna Rajesh Khanna’s Super Hit Movie
24th October 1969 is a golden date for the Bollywood on this date Shakti Samatha ‘s produced and directed movie “Aaradhna” was released on 24th October 1969 starring with first super star of Bollywood Rajesh Khana and Sharmila Tegor and its music composed by S.D Burman . It was the first movie of Bollywood in which Mohmmad Rafi and Kishore Kumar sung together. It was the first Bollywood movie which was screened on more than 100 days in Hindi spoken states.
Everyone was in love with songs of this movie all the songs were super hit and there is one song which everyone sings while driving “Mere Sapano Ki Rani Kab Aayegi Tu”. There is an interesting story about this song Late Rajesh Khanna and Sharmila Tegore both were at different place while shooting this song. Sharmila Tegor was busy so her part was suited in one of the Mumbai’s studio where whereas Rajesh Khanna was in Darjeeling and this song became the “Song of This Year”
Actually Mohammad Rafi was supposed to sing all the songs of Aaradhna but Sachin Dev Burman who was the composer of this movie fell ill so the composition responsibility went to his son R.D. Burman and he decided to make a change therefore gave the chance to Kishore Kumar to sing in Aaradhna. Just because of that Bollywood industry got another star along with Rajesh Khanna
In 70s government used to organize some open theater where everyone could watch movies at free of cost so after the releasing of Aardhan where all the theater were hose full so there were no space for the audience in the ground as well .
All the actor and those who were the part of this movie got new heights weather there was Rajesh Khanna , Sharmila Tegor, Sujit Kumar, Farida Jalal , music composer R.D. Burman ,Kishore KumarAnd Subhash Gahi only few people know abou thim in this movie Prakash’s character who was the close friend of Rajesh Khanna was played him. It was a must watch movie for everyone in 1969.