Sadhana

Remembering

on her Birth Anniversary

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Born on  02 September 1941 in Karachi,  Sadhana Shivdasani was named after her father's favourite actress-dancer Sadhana Bose

Birthday

Sadhna's Hair style (Fringe) in her first film "Love In Simla" Became so Popular that people still called it "Sadhna Cut" The tight churidar-kurta also became famous only after she wore it in the film "Waqt".

Fashion icon

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Her First Screen  Appearance

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She played a chorus girl in the song "Mud mud ke na dekh" in Raj Kapoor's 'Shree 420'. Then she appeared in First Sindhi movie "Abaana"

1960 superhit movie "Love In Simla" was  her first movie. After that  Sadhana gave many hits like - "Hum Dono", "Asli Naqli", "Mere Mehboob", "Woh Kaun Thi", "Rajkumar", "Aarzoo", "Mera Saya" and others 

Rise To Fame

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Her Memorable Songs  

1 - Jhumka Gira Re - Mera Saya 2 - Lag ja Gale  ke Phir - wo Kaun Thi 3 - Bedardi Balma Tujhko - Aarzoo 4 - Aa Ja Aai Bahar Dil Hai - Rajkumar 5 - O Sajna Barkha Bahar - Parakh 6 - Abhi Na Jao Chhod Kar - Hum Dono 7 - Tera Mera Pyar Amar - Asli Naqli 8 - Yeh Dil Diwana Hai - Ishq Par Zor Nahi

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Marriage

Sadhna Married to director R K Nayyar Love blossomed on the sets of her first film but Sadhana’s parents were opposed to their relationship so they wait and when sadhna turned 18 she married to Nayyar who was 22 then.

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Her paternal uncle Hari Shivdasani was the father of actress Babita, (mother of Karishma and Kareena Kapoor) Sadhana got her first screen presence at the age of 15 with the help of her Uncle.

sadhana and Babita Relation

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Friends

After her husband death in 1995 she was alone because  the couple had no children. but she had some good friends in industry like Nanda, Waheeda Rehman, Helen.

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Illness

She suffered from eye problems due to hyperthyroidism. That's why after retirement from films  she refused to be photographed Because she wanted her fans to remember her as she looked in her films. 

Sadhana Died on  25 December 2015 .

Death

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