DIL KI BAAT with Legendary Icon Javed Akhtar Sahab
Experience Pure Magic as the Legendary Icon Javed Akhtar Sahab takes the Stage for DIL KI BAAT, presented by Sushma Buildtech Limited Group, Sponsored by Planet Ayurveda Pvt. Ltd.
Join us at Indra Dhanush Auditorium in Panchkula on 12th March 2023 for a Truly Unforgettable Evening.
In association with Hair Empires and Jewellery Partner - Sant Ram's, Planet Ayurveda - Ayurveda Partner, Mukat Hospital + Heart Institute - Healthcare Partner, and Education Partner - Roots Country School.
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Javed Akhtar (born 17 January 1945 - Gwalior) is an Indian Screenwriter, Lyricist and Urdu Poet. Known for his work in Hindi cinema, he has won five National Film Awards, and received the Padma Shri in 1999 and the Padma Bhushan in 2007, two of India's Highest Civilian Honours.
Javed Akhtar's original name was Jadoo, taken from a line in a poem written by his father: "Lamha, lamha kisi jadoo ka fasana hoga". He was given the official name of Javed since it was the closest to the word Jadoo. He spent most of his childhood and was schooled in Lucknow. He graduated from Saifiya College in Bhopal.
Javed Akhtar came to recognition in the duo Salim–Javed, and earned his breakthrough as a Screenwriter with 1973's Zanjeer. He went on to write the films Deewar and Sholay, both released in 1975; they earned a cult following, and had a significant impact in popular culture. He later earned praise for his work as a lyricist, winning the National Film Award for Best Lyrics five times and the Filmfare Award for Best Lyricist eight times.
Javed Akhtar was a member of parliament in Rajya Sabha in 2019. For his work, he received the Richard Dawkins Award in 2020.