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Meera (1979)

Not Rated | | Drama, History | 18 May 1979 (India)
Circa Mughal rule in India, the Rajputs get together to discuss the ouster of Badshah Akbar, who is now the Emperor of Hindustan (India). Prominent amongst the Rajputs are Virendev Rathod, ... See full summary »

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Gulzar

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Bhushan Banmali, Gulzar (dialogue) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Hema Malini ... Meera Rathod
Vinod Khanna ... Rana Bhojraj Sesodia
Shammi Kapoor ... Rana Vikramjeet Singh Sesodia
Shreeram Lagoo ... Virendev Rathod (as Dr. Shreeram Lagoo)
Om Shivpuri ... Kool Guru (Head Priest)
A.K. Hangal ... Saint Raidas
Bharat Bhushan ... Tansen
Dina Pathak ... Mrs. Virendev Rathod
Shahu Modak Shahu Modak
Dinesh Thakur ... Jaimal Rathod
T.P. Jain T.P. Jain ... Poojary
Sudha Chopra Sudha Chopra ... Sudha Sesodia
Amjad Khan ... Badshah Akbar, Emperor of Hindustan
Vidya Sinha ... Krishna Rathod
Gauri Kamat Gauri Kamat
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Circa Mughal rule in India, the Rajputs get together to discuss the ouster of Badshah Akbar, who is now the Emperor of Hindustan (India). Prominent amongst the Rajputs are Virendev Rathod, and Rana Vikramjit Singh Sesodia. In order to cement their relationship, Vikramjit would like his brother Rana Bhojraj to get married to Krishna Rathod, to which Virendev agrees. But unknown to Virendev, his son, Jaimal, has already arranged Krishna's wedding with another Rajput family from Ajmer. Faced with two grooms for his daughter, Virendev asks Krishna to commit the ultimate sacrifice for the well-being of the Rajputs, and asks her to consume poison and kill herself, which she does. Shocked and grief-stricken, the Sesodias propose to marry Bhojraj with Meera Rathod, to which all agree, and the wedding takes place with great pomp and ceremony on one hand, while uniting the Rajputs against Akbar. After Meera re-locates to her new home, it is then Bhojraj finds out that she is in love with ... Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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Drama | History

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Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

18 May 1979 (India) See more »

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Very nice historical epic
10 March 2020 | by kashisaggSee all my reviews

It's a great epic, whomsoever is interested in historical movies and lifes of great historical figures must watch it. Every thing in movie is great be it direction, acting, sets, casting. I have gave it 8/10 and highly recommend it.


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