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Gulzar: Sampooran Singh Kalra, known popularly by his pen name Gulzar, is an Indian poet, lyricist and film director. Born in Jhelum District in British India, his family moved to India after partition. He started his career as a lyricist in the 1963 film Bandini and worked with many music directors including R. D. Burman, Salil Choudhury, Vishal Bhardwaj and A. R. Rahman. He directed films such as Aandhi and Mausam and TV series during the 1970s and 1980s.

  • also known as Gulzar Bhai, Gulzar Deenvi, Gulzar Saab, Sampooran Singh Kalra, Gulazara
  • born on (81 years ago) in Dina, Pakistan, child of Makhan Singh Kalra and Sujan Kaur
  • nationality: India
  • profession: Screenwriter, film director, lyricist, poet, actor, mechanic, television director, film score composer, film producer, author
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Google previewA Dictionary of the Pathan Tribes on the North-west Frontier of India (1899)

Headmen; Taku, Shakal, Gulzar. Mabsid Khel. — A minor fraction of Kalla Khel (700), Ashu Khel, Hassan Khel, Adam Khel, Afridis. Mabuf Khel.

Google previewA New English-Hindustani Dictionary (1883)

With Illustrations from English Literature and Colloquial English, Tr. Into Hindustani by S. W. Fallon, John Drew Bate

a fanciful stroke of the pen, qalam ki gul kail; tugra ; gulzar ; qalam ke naqsh o nigar. 4. musical passage, tori; gitkari; chhut; lahak. 5. brandishing, jhola; hilao; ghu- mao; phenk.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Indian Cinema (2014)

by Ashish Rajadhyaksha, Paul Willemen

Gulzar, ...

Google previewThe Royal Dictionary (1893)

English and Hindustani and Hindustani and English

tax, duty; — gulzar, (mahsúl d. w.) one paying tax or duty ...

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Scrabble value of G2U1L1Z10A1R1

The value of this 6-letter word is 16 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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