History

Anarkali & Shashi Rekha

MayaBazar_Old1957.aspx

You may wonder how far Anarkali and Shashi Rekha related as there is no connection between them at any cost .Real relation associated with them is a myth. No credible source is identified to justify Anarkali’s love with Saleem and Abhimanyu’s love with Shashi Rekha. Akbar’s son Saleem was none otherthan Jahangir who got married to “Manbhawati Bai” “Princess Manmati” “Nur Jahan” and Abhimanyu got married to Virata king daughter Uttara. Despite flaws, both the themes have been successfully commercialized by Bollywood and Tollywood production teams by delivering historical hits of “Mughal-e-azam” at Bollywood box office and “Maya Bajar” at Tollywood box office.One thing is made clear, filmy audience always adhere myths but not truths.

History

Anarkali & Shashi Rekha

MayaBazar_Old1957.aspx

You may wonder how far Anarkali and Shashi Rekha related as there is no connection between them at any cost .Real relation associated with them is a myth. No credible source is identified to justify Anarkali’s love with Saleem and Abhimanyu’s love with Shashi Rekha. Akbar’s son Saleem was none otherthan Jahangir who got married to “Manbhawati Bai” “Princess Manmati” “Nur Jahan” and Abhimanyu got married to Virata king daughter Uttara. Despite flaws, both the themes have been successfully commercialized by Bollywood and Tollywood production teams by delivering historical hits of “Mughal-e-azam” at Bollywood box office and “Maya Bajar” at Tollywood box office.One thing is made clear, filmy audience always adhere myths but not truths.