Sahir Ludhianvi (Urdu: ساحر لدھیانوی; Devanagari: साहिर लुधियानवी) was a popular Urdu poet and Hindi lyricist and songwriter. Sahir Ludhianvi is his pseudonym. He won the Filmfare Award twice, in 1964 and 1977, and in 1971 was awarded the Padma Shri.
Sahir Ludhianvi was born into the wealthy family of a Muslim Syed as Abdul Hayee on 8 March 1921 in Ludhiana, Punjab in India. His mother name was Sardar Begum. Sahir's parents had a very loose and estranged relationship. In 1934, when he was thirteen years old, his father married for the second time. At that time, his mother decided to take the bold step of leaving her husband, forfeiting all claims to ... more »
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- Aao k koi Khwaab buneiN
- Taj Mahal
- Dekha hai zindagi ko kuchh itnaa qareeb ...
- Blood is But Blood!
- Ab koi gulshan na ujaRe
- Ab vo karam kareiN ya sitam
- Ye mahaloN ye taKhtoN ye taajoN ki duniy...
- Bhool sakta hai bhalaa kaun ye pyaari aa...
- Ab aayeiN ya na aayeiN
- Bachchon tum taqdeer ho kal ke hindustaa...
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