Last week on Friday (December 12, 2014) the movie "Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge" completed 1000 weeks of successful running at Mumbai's Maratha Mandir theatre. The single screen that came into the limelight after it ran 'Mughal-e-Azam' for eight years and today it has broken its own record by running "Dilwale" for nineteen years continuously. A story that redefined love.
In the recent times I learnt that Gautam Chintamani (author) has now come up with his first book titled, Dark Star - The Loneliness of Being Rajesh Khanna a HarperCollins Publication.What intrigued me is the fact why there had not been many books written earlier on India's first Superstar Rajesh Khanna.
Dilip Sahab is a compulsive reader and reads on all subjects including medicine. He once addressed a medical conference and all of them from the medical fraternity listened spellbound to his speech which was replete with information about the latest developments in the field. Nobody could tell that Dilip Kumar was an actor and that medicine was not his concentration.