Harivansh Rai Bachchan

  • Amitabh Bachchan wants to play Harivansh Rai Bachchan on screen 30-11-2013 04:43 PM

    New Delhi: If there was one character from a book that Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan would love to bring alive on screen, it would be his father's role from his autobiography, 'In the Afternoon of Time: An Autobiography'. During an open question-and-answer session at the Penguin Annual Lecture 2013 in...
  • Amitabh announces Harivansh Rai Bachchan Memorial Trust 03-09-2013 01:12 PM

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has announced the formation of a charity organisation - HRB Memorial Trust - in memory of his late father Harivansh Rai Bachchan. "I am happy to announce the formation of a Trust in the memory of my Father - HRB Memorial Trust - which shall work...
  • Amitabh Bachchan wishes to open institute for father's work 30-08-2013 11:51 AM

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan hopes to establish an institute dedicated to the work of his late father Harivansh Rai Bachchan, who was a poet. The father penned several poems and even today remembered for his works like Madhushala, Madhukalash, and Madhubala. Amitabh Bachchan admitted that reading all his father's poems...
  • 135 poems from Harivansh Rai Bachchan's 'Madhushala' released in Santhali 09-08-2013 03:22 PM

    The President of Jharkhand People's Party Surya Singh Besra on Friday released the Santhali translation of a collection of poems of Harivansh Rai Bachchan's 'Madhushala' (house of wine) on the occasion of the World Indigenous Day. Titled 'Matkom Rasa', Besra translated 135 poems of the 'Madhushala' of the noted poet...
  • Is it hard to grow a beard? Yes, says SRK 29-11-2011 12:38 PM

    New Delhi: Mostly seen in a clean-shaven look, Shah Rukh Khan is finding it hard to grow a beard for a music video for his forthcoming film 'Don 2: The Chase Continues'. "Doing a music video for Don2... beard struggling to grow back. I really enjoy being Don... all that...
  • In pics: The Bachchan Family Tree 17-11-2011 12:05 PM

    Bachchans are busy celebrating the arrival of Aishwarya and Abhishek's daughter. Let's meet the Bachchan clanHarivansh Rai Bachchan, Amitabh Bachchan's father was a famous Hindi poet. He is most popular for his book 'Madhushala'. He passed away in 2003.Harivansh Rai Bachchan got married to Shyama in 1926. Shyama died after ten years of marriage.    Harivansh married Teji Bachchan (in the picture) in 1941. They had two sons, Amitabh and Ajitab.
  • Another pround moment for Amitabh Bachchan 21-10-2011 06:26 PM

    New Delhi: The Queensland University of Technology (QUT) in Australia, which has awarded Amitabh Bachchan an honorary doctorate, will launch a Students Exchange Programme in the name of the megastar's father, the late Harivansh Rai Bachchan. "And today an inauguration of a student exchange Bursary in my Father's name between...
  • Bachchan, Kamal Haasan to meet in Paris 14-06-2010 01:09 PM

    It will be the meeting of two acting legends in Paris as Amitabh Bachchan has invited southern screen god Kamal Haasan to attend his poetry recital in the romantic city. "Kamal Haasan (is) shooting in Paris, (he) messaged me, (I) have called him for my recital," Amitabh posted on his...
  • Watch video: Madhushala in paintings 10-12-2009 03:13 AM

    The Bachchans released the pictorial interpretation of Madhushala. ...
  • Big B adds life to dad's poetry 09-01-2007 05:08 PM

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