Mother’s Day: When the era changed, the mother of cinema changed, from the mother who shot the son, read these 4 interesting characters –
The belief in Sanatan culture has been that the son may be kaput but the mother is never a kaumatua. That is why the service of Mother is considered to be a greater happiness than heaven. Many films have been made in Hindi cinema based on the sacrifice and sacrifice of the mother.
Today, on Mother’s Day, let’s know about 4 such films, in which the character of the mother acted as the catalyst of the story.
Film: Mother India (1957)
Producer, and director Mehboob Khan’s film ‘Mother India’ is one of those selected films, which will always be discussed in the history of Indian films. In this film, Nargis played the role of Radha who brings up her two sons single-handedly amidst poverty and adversity.
Despite all the challenges, Radha’s love and dedication towards her children is unwavering. But when Birju, one of Radha’s sons, goes on the wrong path, Radha shoots him. The example of a mother’s sacrifice and justice presented in this film was amazing. This film was sent for the first time from India for the Academy Awards.
Film: Karan Arjun (1995)
Artist: Rakhi Gulzar
Character: Durga Singh
Rakhi Gulzar played the role of Durga Singh in the film ‘Karan Arjun’. Durga has gone through a lot of troubles in her life. After losing a husband and both sons Karan Arjun, she has faith that Karan Arjun will come for me.
The film is based on the willpower and unwavering faith of a mother. Durga Singh believes that because of him Arjun will come and kill his enemies. Directed by Rakesh Roshan, Shah Rukh Khan, and Salman Khan played Rakhi Gulzar’s sons in the film.
Movie: Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham 2001
Artist: Jaya Bachchan
Character: Nandini Ramachandra
Jaya Bachchan plays the role of Nandini Raichandra in the film Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham, directed by Karan Johar. Nandini loves her husband Yashvardhan Raichand as well as her two sons Rahul and Rohan.
Nandini tries to bring the family back together by bridging the gap between father and son. The film starred Amitabh Bachchan as Yashvardhan Raichand, Shah Rukh Khan as Rahul and Hrithik Roshan as Rohan.
Film: Kal Ho Naa Ho (2003)
Artist: Jaya Bachchan
Character: Jennifer Kapoor
Jaya Bachchan played the character of Jennifer Kapoor in director Nikkhil Advani’s film ‘Kal Ho Naa Ho’. After the death of her husband, Jennifer not only brings up her children on her own but also accepts her stepdaughter. And, she takes care of him like her own children.
Neetu Singh was first approached for the role of Jennifer, but she turned it down. After this Jaya Bachchan was approached for the role.