Today is the 25th death anniversary of C.Arjun, a very talented but lesser known Bollywood Music Director , who composed beautiful melodies. The films for which he composed music include Sushila, Punar Milan, Nawab Sahib, Jai Santoshi Maa, Karwa Chauth, Love In Kashmir, Sampoorn Mahabharat, Sati Naag Kanya.
A representative list of his compositions is -
Pas baitho tabiyat behal Jaayegi, maut bhi aa gayi ho to tal Jaayegi ( Muhammad Rafi )
Bemurawwat bewafa begaana aye dil aap hain ( Mubarak Begum )
Gham ki andheri raat mein dil ko na beqaraar kar. ( Muhammad Rafi & Talat Mehmood
In Pyaar ki Raahon mein tera hi sahara hai ( Muhammad Rafi & Manna De )
Main to aarti utarun re, Santoshi mata ki ,Jai jai santoshi mata , jai jai maa…. ( Chorus)
Yahaan Wahaan jahaan tahaan… apni Santoshi Maa ( Mahendra Kapoor and others )
Us jaane do aalam ka jalwa (Muhammad Rafi & Asha Bhosle )
He died this day in 1992, aged 59.
Our humble tributes !