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Nauśāda 1919-2006

Works: 162 works in 338 publications in 7 languages and 1,731 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  History  Romance films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Action and adventure films  Epic films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Historical films  Biography 
Roles: Composer, Author, Musician, Lyricist, Other, Dedicator, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Nauśāda
Mother India by Mehboob Khan( Visual )

46 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the survival of a simple housewife, whose husband leaves her after he looses his hands in an accident at his farms. He also leaves their two sons with her. The elder one grows up to be the nice and hadworking one where as the younger one is the worthless, angry type, getting everyone into trouble. There is a beautiful portrayal of the mother's emotions towards her sons, and how she fights all obstacles after she is left alone
Mughal-e-Azam = Mug̲h̲ale āẓama by K Asif( Visual )

19 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the 16th century AD, the movie brings to life the tale of the doomed love affair between the Mughal Crown Prince Saleem and the beautiful ill-fated court dancer, whose fervour and intensity perpetrates a war between the prince and his father the Great Mughal Emperor Akhar, and threatens to bring an Empire to its knees
K. Alif's Mughal-e-Azam( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in Hindi and Urdu and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mughal-e-Azam brings to life the tale of the doomed love affair between the Mughal crown prince Saleem and the beautiful, ill-fated court dancer, Anarkali. A love whose fervor and intensity perpetrates a war between the prince and his father, the great Mughal Emperor Akbar, and threatens to bring an empire to its knees."--Container
Andaz = Andāza by Mehboob Khan( Visual )

16 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in Hindi and Undetermined and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this musical melodrama Neeta, a modern young woman who dresses in Western style, inherits a business empire. When she entrusts its management to her dashing young friend, Dilip, he misreads her friendship and assumes that she reciprocates his love. When the man she is engaged to, the spoilt playboy Rajan returns, she marries him. Eventually Neeta shoots Dilip and is jailed for murder. The ensuing trial underlines the moral of the story: all the mayhem is Neeta's fault for not having listened to her father when he warned her to avoid "modern ways."
Palki( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in Hindi and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Naseem lives a poor lifestyle with his widowed mom in Lucknow, India. He is well-known for his poems, and gets invited to a contest hosted by Nawab Naseemuddin who has offered a reward of Rs. 5000/- to the winner. Naseem does win this award, but is humiliated as his coat his torn. As a result he refuses to accept the prize
Pakeezah by Kamal Amrohi( Visual )

3 editions published between 1972 and 1995 in Urdu and Hindi and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Muslim Lucknow at the turn of the century a dancer/courtesan dreams of escaping her dishonorable life but, rejected by her husband's family, dies in a graveyard giving birth to a daughter who grows up to become a courtesan as well, but eventually does find happiness in marriage and acceptance in her father's family
Amar = Amara = Amar by S. K Balla( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in Hindi and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cowardly hero, Amar seduces a milkmaid, Sonia. As Amar watches silently when Sonia suffers the consequences of their passionate moment, the villain, Sankat, offers her help and confort. Sankat causes havoc in the village before getting killed in a fight with Amar. Sonia is arrested and defended in court by Amar who eventually marries her. The melodramatic subject combined with some unusual surreal imagery makes this film an oddity in the Indian film genre
Aan by R. S Choudhari( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in Hindi and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

India's first Technicolor film features a triangular love story and a plot involving succession to the king's throne
Notes of Naushad by Nauśāda( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gunga Jumna by Nitin Bose( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in Hindi and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of two brothers with sharply contrasting personalities, one of whom becomes an outlaw and the other a police officer. Village life, with romance, vendetta and tragedy form the major themes in this classic production
Mere mehboob( Visual )

7 editions published between 1963 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic tale, in a traditional Muslim setting, unfolds the love between Husna and Anwar, and the several misunderstandings that create obstacles for them. Their mutual fondness for poetry allows for many popular song and dance sequences throughout the film
Aaina( Visual )

4 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in Hindi and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ram Shashtri, an upper Caste Hindu Brahmin, lives in a small village in India, but has a very large family, consisting of his wife, Savitri, five daughters and three sons. Ram performs prayers and last rite rituals for the Hindu community, and it is through these meager earnings that the entire household lives on. The eldest is a daughter by the name of Shalini, who silently falls in love with Ashok J. Rao, who is the son of the Village Mukhiya, Jagannath
Shahjehan( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in Hindi and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shahjahan, the Mughal emperor, is approached by one of his subjects, whose daughter, Ruhi, is so beautiful, that her suitors have killed her to-be grooms. He now seeks the Emperor's assistance. Appalled at this, the Emperor confers with his Queen, Mumtaz, and upon her advice asks the father to bring his daughter to be a guest of the palace. Queen's aide is troubled by Ruhi's august presence, she fears that the Emperor may take a liking to her, and make her his queen. She plots a devious scheme so that Ruhi is promised to get married to Shiraz. The matter gets quite complicated as Ruhi has already been promised to Sohail. The Emperor and his Queen are so perturbed by this situation, that both become ill. The situation is resolved when Sohail decides to give Ruhi up so that she can marry Shiraz, but not until Mumtaz tragically passes away. Devastated and heart-broken by her death, Shahjahan feels that she can be made immortal by the building of a royal tomb, and asks Shiraz to come up with such a Mahal
Musalmānān-i Hind Pakīstān kī tārīk̲h̲ taʻlīm by Nauśāda( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in Urdu and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mela( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in Hindi and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mohan and Manju are childhood friends. They grow up and become engaged. Mohan goes off to the city to buy jewellery for the wedding. He gets attacked and robbed and is taken to hospital where he remains unconscious for nearly a week. Despite the protests of Mohan's father and the distraught Manju, the Panchayat decides that marriage should take place on the due date. Manju got married with an old man with a heart condition and four young children. Mohan returns from the city but it was too late and this tear-drenched, melancholic drama eventually reaches an improbable conclusion after much recrimination
Dastan = Dāstāna( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and Hindi and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indira is an orphan brought up the strict and uprighteous Rani. Indira grows up to be a beauty and is sought by three suitors Raj, Kundan, and Ramesh. Rani does not like Indira to marry into her family as both Raj and Kundan are her brothers, and she wants Indira to marry Ramesh, and as such arranges a meeting with Ramesh's mom and finalizes the marriage. Indira does not appreciate this and refuses to marry Ramesh. Raj speaks of his love with Rani, and Rani warns him that Indira is to marry Ramesh, but also has an on-going affair with his brother Kundan
Baiju Bawra( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in Hindi and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baiju Bawara is the about the extraordinary journey of an ordinary man Baijnath, who has vengeance against the great singer Tansen, the official court singer of the emperor Akbar. His only goal in life is to defeat Tansen in an authentic royal face off. He comes to a village and learns music from a great musician. He falls in love with his childhood friend Gouri. They have barriers that separate them. Baijnath is forced to leave the village, he meets the Guru who had trained Tansen himself and masters his skill. Finally, he meets Tansen and wins in the Jugal Bandhi
Āṭhvān̲ sur = Āṭhavām sura = Aathwan sur by Nauśāda( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in Urdu and Hindi and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beautiful poetry of Naushad who is King of the Indian film/music industry
Sunghursh( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in Hindi and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bhawani Prasad, a legendary bandit whose own relatives have threatened to destroy him, adopts his grandson Kundan against the wishes of his wife in order to initiate him into the ancestral profession. The boy, however, grows up into a pacificist. When his cousins try to kill him, he is saved by a mysterious dancer
Leader( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in Hindi and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An idealistic journalist, a country in the throes of an election, the forces of conservatism, state cronyism and corruption ranged on one side, a charismatic leader of the people on the other. It is a no holds barred battle. At stake is the country's future and survival. On the run from the police and the conspirators, the journalist Vijay Khanna has to stake his everthing just to remain alive, forget saving the country. Only his lady love, princess Sunita, stands by him and believes in his innocence. Will he be able to stop the conspirators from seizing power? or will the police catch up with him for a murder he did not commit?
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Alī, Nauśāda 1919-2006

Ali Naushad

ʻAlī, Naushād 1919-2006

Nashād 1919-2006

Nausād 1919-2006


Nau'sāda 1919-2006

Naushād 1919-2006

Naushad Ali

Naushād ʻAlī 1919-2006

Naushad Ali compositeur indien

Naushad Ali indischer Filmmusikkomponist

Naushad compositor indio

Naushad Indiaas scenarioschrijver (1919-2006)

Naushad Indian composer

Naushad Wahid Ali 1919-2006

Wahid Ali Naushad

Wahid Ali Naushad 1919-2006


نوشاد، 1919-2006

نوشاد علی

نوشاد موسیقار اعظم



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