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Bakshi, Anand

Overview
Works: 319 works in 485 publications in 2 languages and 3,082 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Biographical films  Action and adventure films  Romance films  History  Motion pictures  Comedy films  Fiction 
Roles: Lyricist, Author, 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 )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in Hindi and held by 458 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 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this film, India's best-known "curry" western, two small-time crooks are hired by Thakur, an ex-cop, to stop the tyranny of Gabbar Singh, who massacred Thakur's family. It is also the story of a village that realizes non-violence does not mean cowardice, but that it can stand up to terror and lawlessness
Amar, Akbar, Anthony Amara, Akabara Enthonī( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in Hindi and held by 160 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 138 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
Taal Tāla( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in Hindi and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A love triangle set in the Indian professional music world
Mohabbatein by Aditya Chopra( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young music teacher, Raj Aryan, seeks to humanize the principal of the school, Gurukul, whose principal demands strict adherence to rules and traditions from his faculty and students
Dil to pagal hai by Yash Chopra( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in Hindi and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dil To Pagal Hai (The Heart is Crazy) is a story that makes this belief come true. It is the story of Rahul, who does not believe in love. Rahul fails to understand how two people spend their lives together. It is a story of Pooja, who believes that there is someone who is made for her and she is destined to meet that person. Is a grand musical about passionate people with dreams
Taal [the beat of passion] by Subhash Ghai( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in Hindi and held by 63 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
Pardes by Subash Ghai( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in Hindi and English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kishorilal, a billionaire has made his fortune in the United States, but now he 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 to approve her. They become engaged and return to America where East (Ganga) and West (Rajiv) clash as their different values collide
Lamhe( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in Hindi and English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lamhe is the story of moments, moments of passion ... moments of ecstasy ... moments of love
Mehbooba by Afzal Khan( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in Hindi and held by 54 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
Darr a violent love story( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in Hindi and English and held by 52 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
Taal --a beat of passion by A. R Rahman( Recording )

3 editions published in 1999 in Hindi and Undetermined and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs from popular Hindi motion picture
Yaadein yādeṃ( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in Hindi and held by 42 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
Khubsoorat by Talat Aziz( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 in Hindi and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Na tum jaano na hum( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in Hindi and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three beautiful young people looking for that special person to make their life complete, have a problem in knowing when the right person comes along
Chori chori( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in Hindi and held by 33 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
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 29 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
Haré Rāma Haré Krishna( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in Hindi and held by 25 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 (77)

English (5)