Sitara Devi

July 2011

Jabeen Jalil, Sunita Prasad, Azra, Nishi Kohli, Shakeela, Nimmi, Yasmin, Begum Para and Sitara Devi at Shyama’s Birthday Party (2008)

By |July 8th, 2011|

1. Jabeen Jalil

2. Sunita Prasad

3. Azra

4. Nishi Kohli

5. Shakeela

6. Nimmi

7. Yasmin

8. Begum Para

9. Shyama

10. Sitara Devi

December 2010

Raj Kapoor dancing with Shammi Kapoor, Sitara Devi and Rajendra Kumar

By |December 12th, 2010|

September 2010

Sitara Devi (B. 1919)

By |September 6th, 2010|

Actress born in Calcutta. One of the foremost exponents of classical Kathak dance, with notable appearances as a dancer in early Mehboob films. Daughter of Sukhdev Maharaj of Benares, former court musician at Nepal, she was trained by her father and by Achan Maharaj […]

November 2009

Phool (1944)

By |November 7th, 2009|

Phool is not yet available on DVD or VCD but it is the first of the very few movies made by one of India’s great directors, K. Asif, whose Mughal-e Azam is rightly regarded as one of the best Indian films ever made. Phool […]