Meena Kumari (Hindi: मीना कुमारी), born Mahjabeen Bano, was an Indian movie actress and poetess. She is regarded as one of the most prominent actresses to have appeared on the screens of Hindi Cinema. During a career spanning 30 years from her childhood to her death, she starred in more than ninety films, many of which have achieved classic and cult status today.
Kumari gained a reputation for playing grief-stricken and tragic roles, and her performances have been praised and reminisced throughout the years. Like one of her best-known roles, Chhoti Bahu, in Sahib Bibi Aur Ghulam (1962), Kumari became addicted to alcohol. Her life and prosperous career were marred by heavy ... more »
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- Ablapa koi is dasht main aya hoga
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- Agaz to hota hai anjam nahin hota
- Yun teri rahguzar se diwana war guzre
- Ye rat ye tanhai
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