Anand Bakshi (21 July 1930 – 30 March 2002) was a prevalent Indian writer and lyricist.
Anand Bakshi (Bakhshi Anand Prakash Vaid) was conceived in Rawalpindi, now in Pakistan, in 1930. His precursors were Mohyal Brahmin from Kurree, close Rawalpindi, and had sources in Kashmir. His mom, Sumitra, kicked the bucket 1940, when he was 10. Bakshi's family relocated to India (Delhi) on 2 October 1947, in the outcome of the segment, when he was 17 years of age. The family touched base in Lucknow and later they ventured out to Delhi and settled there.
Anand Bakshi came to Hindi movies to become famous in composing and singing yet wound up turning out to be more fruitful in composing verses. He got his break composing tunes in a Brij Mohan's film titled, "Bhala Aadmi", 1958, acted by Bhagwan Dada. He composed 4 tunes in this film. His first tune in this film was "Dharti Ke Laal Na Kar Itna Malaal" which was recorded on 9 Nov 1956.
He first discovered accomplishment with the film Mehendi Lagi Mere Haath, which was created by (LimeLight), Music Kalyanji and Anandji Music Pub-HMV/Saregama 1962. At that point he discovered enormous accomplishment in 1965 (Jab Phool Khile) created by Limelight and Music by Kalyanji Anandji and went ahead to fill in as a lyricist of more than 3500 tunes and 638 movies in his vocation. He got his first time singing in a film was in Mom Ki Gudiya(1972). The primary tune he sang was a two part harmony "Baaghon mein bahaar aayi hothon pe pukaar aayi", alongside Lata Mangeshkar for music formed by Laxmikant Pyarelal. He likewise sang the performance " Main dhoondh raha tha sapnon mein" from the same film. He additionally sang melodies in 4 different movies: Sholay (1975) where he sang the quawwali "Chand Sa Koi Chehera" alongside Manna Dey, Kishore Kumar, Bhupinder; Maha Chor (1976); Charas (1976); and, Balika Badhu (1976).
In the wake of composing for couple of motion pictures from 1956 onwards, Bakshi made an imprint for himself for composing a quawalli for the 1962 film Kala Samundar, the melody was "Meri Tasveer Lekar Kya Karoge Tm", and the film Mehendi Lagi Mere Haath 1962. He got his genuine enormous achievements in 1965 with Himalaya Ki God Mein, and an immense leap forward again in 1965 with the super hit film Jab Phool Khile, featuring Shashi Kapoor; but then again in 1967 with the super hit motion picture Milan (featuring Sunil Dutt). This five movies inside of 10 years solidified his status as an essayist of monstrous bore.
Anand Bakshi's was generally connected with music Composers, for example, Laxmikant Pyarelal, R D Burman, Kalyanji Anandji, SD Burman, Anu Malik, Rajesh Roshan and Anand-Milind and his melodies have been sung by all the top vocalists as additionally different artists such as Shamshad Begum, Ila Arun, Khursheed Bawra, Amirbai Karnataki, Sudha Malhotra and the sky is the limit from there.
He composed the initially recorded tunes of vocalists such as Shailendra Singh, Kumar Sanu, Kavita Krishnamurthy, and so on., and he built up himself as a flexible lyricist with the melody "Dum Maro Dum" in the motion picture Hare Rama Hare Krishna (1972).
After this, he composed important verses in numerous motion pictures including Bobby and Amar Prem (1971), Aradhana 1970, Jeene Ki Raah, Mera Gaon Mera Desh, Aaye Din Bahar Ke, Aya Sawan Jhoom Ke, Seeta Aur Geeta, Sholay (1975), Dharam Veer, Nagina, Hum (1991), Mohra (1994), Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995), Heer Raanjha, Dushman (1998), Taal (1998), Mohabbatein (2000), Gadar: Ek Prem Katha (2001) and Yaadein.
Late in his life, he experienced heart and lung infection as an outcome of deep rooted smoking. In 2001, he got a bacterial disease at Nanavati healing center, amid a minor heart surgery. He at last kicked the bucket of various organ disappointment on 30 March 2002, 8:00 PM at Mumbai's Nanavati Hospital, at 72 years old. The last discharged film with verses by Anand Bakshi after his passing was Mehbooba.