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Kumkum, born Zaibunnissa, is an Indian film actress from Hussainabad in Bihar. She acted in almost 115 films in her career. She is best known for her roles in Mother India, Son Of India, Kohinoor, Ujala, Naya Daur, Shreeman Funtoosh, Ek Sapera Ek Lutera, Ganga Ki Laharen, Raja Aur Rank, Aankhen, Lalkaar and Geet etc. She paired with many film heroes of her era and was popular in roles alongside Kishore Kumar.

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Google previewA Monograph on Trade and Manufactures in Northern India (2011)

by William Hoey

Kumkum is a corruption of the Arabic wood Karkam or Kurkum, ...

Google previewPop Culture in Asia and Oceania (2016)

by Jeremy A. Murray, Kathleen M. Nadeau

Kumkum is a red-orange powdered cosmetic made from alkalized turmeric. Lac is a vivid red shellac body paint made from Laccifer lacca secretions. These auspicious bright-red body cosmetics have been used in South Asia to ornament both men and women for over 2,000 years and were used as part of the essential daily toilette as well as for weddings, religious holidays, and social events. Early images of Hindu goddesses, particularly Durga and Lakshmi, had vivid red hand ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Indian Cinema (2014)

by Ashish Rajadhyaksha, Paul Willemen

KUMKUM/KUMKUM. THEDANCER 1940 150«[B]/142«[H] b&w Bengali/Hindi d Modhu Bose pc Sagar Film st Manmatha Ray dial[H] W.Z.Ahmed lyt[H] Sudarshan c Jaigopal Pillai mTimir Baran lp Sadhona Bose, Dhiraj Bhattacharya, Preeti Majumdar, Padmadevi, Moni Chatterjee, Shashadhar Chatterjee, Lalit Roy , Binita Gupta, LabanyaPalit, Abani Mitra, Rabi Ray[B], Bhujanga Ray[B], KiraDevi[B], Jasobant Agashi[B], Shanta Majumdar[B], Bechu Singha[B], M. Ishaq [H], Kamta ...

Google previewWorld Encyclopedia of Contemporary Theatre (2013)

Volume 1: Europe by Peter Nagy, Phillippe Rouyer, Don Rubin

the Kumkum ( Kettle) and the Matate (Broom). Like all the other creative artists of that period, those in the world ...

Google previewThe Oxford Encyclopedia of Women in World History (2008)

4 Volume Set by Bonnie G. Smith

Roy, Kumkum, ed. Women in Early Indian Societies. New Delhi, India: Manohar, 1999. An anthology of some of the more important works on ...

Google previewSleeping with the Dictionary (2002)

by Harryette Mullen

Kiki, knock knock, Koko, Kumkum. Lala, Lili, Ling-Ling looky-looky, Lulu. Mahi mahi, mama ...

Google previewA Global Encyclopedia of Historical Writing (2014)

by D.R. Woolf

A number ofimportant edited collections by Krishnamurty, Kumkum Sangari and Sudesh Vaid, and Nita Kumar tackle a very wide range of topics.

Google previewFaces around the World: A Cultural Encyclopedia of the Human Face (2012)

A Cultural Encyclopedia of the Human Face by Margo DeMello

Bindis were originally made from vermillion or kumkum ...

Google previewRoutledge International Encyclopedia of Women (2004)

Global Women's Issues and Knowledge by Cheris Kramarae, Dale Spender

Sangari, Kumkum, and Sudesh Vaid, eds.

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