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Bakshi, Anand

Overview
Works: 110 works in 190 publications in 2 languages and 2,331 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Action and adventure films  Motion pictures  History  Comedy films 
Roles: Lyricist, Actor, lur, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Anand Bakshi
Dilwale dulhania le jayenge The brave-heart will take the bride by Aditya Chopra ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in Hindi and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Raj and Simran are second generation British Asians who meet one summer riding Eurail with their friends. They fall in love, but Simran's traditional father already has arranged for her to marry the son of an old friend from India
Sholay by Ramesh Sippy ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in Hindi and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this film, India's best-known "curry" western, two adventurous crooks are hired by ex-cop, Thakur, to hunt down the dreaded dacoit Gabbar Singh who massacred Thakur's family. A technically accomplished film, it uses spectacular cinematography, popular music and dialogues that became famous throughout the country
Amar, Akbar, Anthony Amara, Akabara Enthonī ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in Hindi and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lavish action-filled account of the separation, separate lives, and eventual reunion of three brothers: one raised by a Hindu policeman, one raised by a Muslim tailor, and one raised by a Catholic priest
As̄oka by Santosh Sivan ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in Hindi and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The film traces the life of Emperor As̄oka, the grandson of Chandragupta Maurya who ascended the throne of Magadha in the 3rd century B.C. In order to extend the boundaries of his kingdom, he conquors the neighboring kingdom of Kalinga leaving it ravaged and devastated. Confronted by the aftermath of his conquest, As̄oka is overcome with remorse and consequently renounces the path of war to dedicate his life to spreading the teachings of Buddhism
Dilwale dulhania le jayenge Dilavāle dulhaniyā le jāyeṅge ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in Hindi and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A romantic anecdote of second-generation Indians living in Britain. After Rahul falls in love with Simran on a European holiday, he follows her family back home to the Punjab, where she has been promised to a family friend. Rahul struggles to win over the hearts of every member of Simran's family so that they will allow him to marry her instead
Taal Tāla ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in Hindi and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A love triangle set in the Indian professional music world
Mohabbatein by Aditya Chopra ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in Hindi and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gurukul is a private boys' school whose principal demands strict adherence to rules and traditions from his faculty and students, with immediate expulsion for any non-compliance. Karan, Sameer and Ricki are room-mates and best buddies who question this inflexible authority. Their young, handsome and sympathetic music teacher Raj Aryan is on their side in a crusade to humanize the bootcamp spirit of Gurukul
Lamhe ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in Hindi and English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lamhe is the story of moments, moments of passion ... moments of ecstasy ... moments of love
Pardes ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in Hindi and English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kishorilal, a billionaire who has made his fortune in the United States, now wants to infuse the Indian culture into his son (Rajiv), who was brought up in the West. Kishorilal goes to India to find a traditional "Indian" girl for his "American" son. He selects the daughter (Ganga) of an old friend and sends Rajiv to India for his approval. They become engaged and return to America where East (Ganga) and West (Rajiv) clash as their different values collide
Mehbooba ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in Hindi and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shravan, a playboy living in New York, tries to trick Varsha, an Indian woman, into going to bed with him. She returns to India where she becomes engaged to Shravan's younger brother
Taal [the beat of passion] by Subhash Ghai ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in Hindi and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Manasi (Aishwarya Rai), a girl from rural Chamba and the daughter of a folk singer (Alok Nath). She comes across two men in her life with contrasting beliefs. Manav Mehta (Akshaye Khanna) is the first and the scion of wealthy family, who visits Chamba for the first time. He falls in love with Manasi and promises to return and marry her. When he does not come back as promised, Manasi and her father go to Bombay only to insulted by the boy's family. At this juncture she meets Vikrant Kapoor (Anil Kapoor), the second man in her life who comes across as a pragmatic individual pursuing the practical. Vikrant owns an entertainment company and he grooms Manasi into an international singing star. He too falls in love with her and wants to marry her. Mansi agrees, but a climactic twist leaves the audience introspecting about life's subtle yet profound inner conflicts"--Distributor's website
Dil to pagal hai by Yash Chopra ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is a grand musical about passionate people with dreams. Will their dreams come true? Will they find their true love? Dil to Pagal Hai makes us believe that someone, somewhere, is made for us
Yaadein yādeṃ ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in Hindi and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Raj Singh returns to India after living in London for 25 years, with his three grown up daughters. He made a promise to his dying wife that he would treat his daughters as friends and get them married to their happiness. He goes through a journey with each one facing different situations: of an arranged marriage, a broken marriage and love marriage
Na tum jaano na hum ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in Hindi and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"God works in strange ways. He makes us aware of the important people in our life-our parents, grandparents, friends. But the one person who will matter most in our life-the one we will love and cherish-He keeps secret from us. Only He knows! And only He decides when and how he will tell us. Who we will fall in love with? Who will fall in love with us? Na tun jaano na hum is the story of Akshay, Rahul and Esha. Three beautiful people dreaming of that one special person. Three young hearts with but one unfulfilled longing. Three souls that yearn to be touched by the magical wand of love. Three innocents in a fix, floundering on the complicated path of love. Only he knows the ending. Only he holds the kep to their happiness. For only he knows."-container
Chori chori ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in Hindi and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ranvir is an architect who has built a house for his childhood love Pooja. He asks her to marry him but she refuses. At a party he meets Khushi, a lively woman who is an orphan and lives alone in Delhi. When Khushi loses her job and the flat she moves into Ranvir's house in Shimla without his knowledge and claims to be his fiancee. After finding out about her Ranvir is quite angry but wants to continue the game just to make Pooja jealous so that she changes her mind. But Ranvir forgets one thing, that he could fall in love for Khushi
Darr a violent love story by Yash Chopra ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in Hindi and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story focuses on the obsession of a young man, Rahul over a college girl, Kiran. This obsession causes Rahul to take daring steps to prevent her from marrying naval officer Sunil, and when she finally does, his fury causes him to break all limits
Pardes Paradesa ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kishorilal, a billionaire who has made his fortune in the United States, now wants to infuse the Indian culture into his son (Rajiv), who was brought up in the West. Kishorilal goes to India to find a traditional "Indian" girl for his "American" son. He selects the daughter (Ganga) of an old friend and sends Rajiv to India for his approval. They become engaged and return to America where East (Ganga) and West (Rajiv) clash as their different values collide
Lamhe moments ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Hindi and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young man, during a trip to India, falls in love with an older woman. She however, marries another man. He returns to London still dreaming about her, and receives a telephone call about her accident. Upon his return to India, she asks him to take care of her daughter, Pooja. Years go by, and one day he meets Pooja and is struck by her close resemblance to her mother, and falls in love with her
Ram Lakhan ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in Hindi and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sharda's cousins kill her husband and throw her two sons out of their home. She then vows revenge for her husband's death
Haré Rāma Haré Krishna ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Hindi and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A brother and sister are separated in childhood. The brother goes on to become an airline pilot and the sister, who ran away from home, has turned to drugs. When they are reunited, she refuses to acknowledge him because she thought he was dead. He tries to save her from her addiction, however, she commits suicide
 
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Alternative Names
Anand Bakshi
Ānanda Bak̲h̲śī
Ananda Bakshi
Bak̲h̲śī, Ānanda
Bakshi, Ananda
Baxi, Anand
Languages
Hindi (64)
English (4)