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Bhatia, Vanraj

Overview
Works: 107 works in 189 publications in 2 languages and 1,067 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Juvenile works  Biography 
Roles: Composer, Performer, Musician, Actor, Arranger
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Vanraj Bhatia
Bhumika The Role by Shyam Benegal ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1977 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Usha rises fast in the film world and eventually becomes a well known actress. She is influenced by four men she meets at various points in her life: her first husband, Keshav; the narcissistic male co-star, Rajan; the effete filmmaker, Sunil Verma; and the landowner, Kale, whose second wife she eventually becomes
Ramayana the legend of Prince Rama ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An animated version of the legend of Prince Rama, who defeated the evil king Ravana
36 Chowringhee Lane ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and Hindi and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Violet, a middle-aged Anglo-Indian schoolteacher living alone in Calcutta befriends a former student and her boyfriend and has happy times with them. Then, after her brother, who lives in a nursing home, dies and the student and her friend are married, Violet has no one left and must leave India to go live with faraway relatives
Ankur Ankur = (the seedling) ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in Hindi and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Values clash as loyalties are tried and tested in a rural Indian setting. Class conflict of the idle-rich landowning class against toiling peasants is dramatized in a brief extra-marital liaison between an attractive village laborer and her young employer
Jaane bhi do yaaro ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in Hindi and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vinod and Sudhir are two professional photographers trying to start a photo studio but things begins to go wrong from the day it is launched. The guests invited to their inaugral function somehow end up making a beeline for their competitor next door who resorts to a small trick or two. Shobha, pushy editor of a scandal sheet called Khabardar, ropes the two in for collecting photographic evidence against the city's highly successful and manipulative builder, Tarneja. The builder owes much of his success to municipal commissioner D'Mello who is rather wildly, merrily corrupt. The photographer duo, civic minded, are happy not only at getting an assignment but also at having a worthy cause to fight for. They pursue their quarry with a frenzy and the results are tumultous, hilarious and enlightening
Easy listening ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2000 and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Flute music : for unaccompanied flute by Vanraj Bhatia ( )
3 editions published in 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hari-Bhari Fertility ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in Hindi and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of five women of a Shaikh Muslim Landholding family: a grandmother, her daughter, her two daughter-in-laws, and a grand-daughter. Each woman faces a crisis that helps develop an awareness of female health problems and their rights over their own bodies
Junoon by Shyam Benegal ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1978 and 2008 in Hindi and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Movie chronicles the period of 1857 to 1858 when the soldiers of the East India Company mutinied and many smaller kingdoms joined the soldiers in the hope of regaining their territories from the English. The movie is shown from the perspective of one of the leaders of the fight
Nishānt Night's end ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1975 and 2004 in Hindi and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A wealthy zamindar and his brothers dominate a village and treat the villagers as slaves. The brothers abduct the wife of a village schoolmaster. He reacts by stirring up an uprising among the villagers who eventually strike back and kill most members of the zamindar family
Kal yug Kala yuga = Kalyug ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portrays the conflicts within an industrial dynasty in India, with events taking a tragic turn. Includes elements of the Mahabharata set in modern-day society
Mandi Market place by Shyam Benegal ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in Hindi and English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a whore house in a remote town which becomes the bone of contention between political and business interests
Ankur The seedling ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in Hindi and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Values clash as loyalties are tried and tested in a rural Indian setting. Class conflict of the idle-rich landowning class against toiling peasants is dramatized in a brief extra-marital liaison between an attractive village laborer and her young employer
Saradāra Sardar = Sardār : the iron man of India ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Hindi and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This biographical epic on Sardar Patel concentrates largely on the last five years of Sardar's life from 1945 to 1950 when strode on the national scene, a key figure in wresting India's Independence and integrating the nation. The film deals with all the myriad and debilitating problems that India faced in its pre and immediate post Independence period, which turned out to be Sardar Patel's finest hour when problem after monumental problem was solved by Sardar Patel."--Container
Kinguri-Vali : (The toy-seller) : a scena for soprano, violin, and piano : based on a poem by Gautam Mishra by Vanraj Bhatia ( )
2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pestonjee by Vijaya Mehta ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in Hindi and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A story set in the 50's and 60's. Piroj and Pestonjee are two friends who get along well inspite of being so different in temperament. What transpires through the course of the film is a an interesting reflection on their personalities and relationships."--Cinebella website
Bharat ek khoj ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Hindi and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A 5,000-year political, social, and cultural history of India, from its beginnings through the coming of independence in 1947
Bhumikā Bhūmikā = Bhumika = The role ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in Hindi and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Urvashi is from a poor family, but is talented as a singer and actress. Her mother, Shanta, encourages her to be friendly to the older Keshav Dalvi, who she thinks can promote her daughter's career. Urvashi eventually marries Keshav but is unhappy and restricted in her marriage, so she has affairs with other men. She then meets the wealthy Vinayak Kale and decides to settle down with him, but is unaware that she has entered a household where she has no freedom and is doomed to remain until death
Naseem by Saeed Akhtar Mirza ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in Hindi and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Naseem means Morning breeze, and charts the story of a young school going girl Naseem in the months leading up to the demolition of Babri Masjid in 1992. She shares deep and loving bond with his ailing grandfather who represents the era of communal harmony between Hindus and Muslims in India, as he fondly recalls the times he spent in pre-Independent Agra
The making of the Mahatma ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the transformation of Gandhi the man to Gandhi the Mahatm
 
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Alternative Names
Vanraj Bhatia
Languages
Hindi (53)
English (18)