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Legendary Poet Gulzar Live in Concert, Bay Area

San Jose Center For The Performing Arts, 255 South Almaden Boulevard, San Jose, CA 95113

14 Sep, 2019
14 Sep, 2019

Gulzar ek ehsaas..... Sampooran Singh
Kalra (born 18 August 1934), known popularly by his pen name Gulzar, is
an Indian poet, lyricist, and film director. He started his career with
music director S.D. Burman as a lyricist in the 1963 film Bandini and
worked with many music directors including R. D. Burman, Salil
Chowdhury, Vishal Bhardwaj and A. R. Rahman. He was awarded Padma
Bhushan in 2004, the third-highest civilian award in India, the Sahitya
Akademi Award and the Dadasaheb Phalke Award â€” the highest award in
Indian cinema. He has won several Indian National Film Awards,
21 Filmfare Awards, one Academy Award and one Grammy Award. He also
wrote the theme song for Motu Patlu, an Indian animated sitcom.

Gulzar also wrote poetry, dialogues and
scripts. He directed films such as Aandhi and Mausam during the 1970s
and the TV series Mirza Ghalib in the 1980s. He also directed Kirdaar in

On Saturday 14th Sep 2019 at 8:00 PM

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