Raksha Bandhan/ Rakhi/ Rakhi Purnima ( the bond of protection) is a festival of love where brother sister relationship is glorified and celebrated. The festival has historical and mythical significance but delving into those facts is not my look out…I will focus on those famous celebrity siblings of Bollywood who have made significant contribution to the prosperity of holyland of Bollywood!
Lata,Asha, Usha, Meena–Hridaynath Mangeshkar
The famous siblings list without the mention of this legendary family of singers, lyricists, musicians would be sheer blasphemy! What would Bollywood be without these humming brother-sisters!?
Minoo Mumtaz– Anwar Ali, Mehmood Ali
These celebrity siblings scorched the Bollywood screen from 40s-70s; though Mehmood‘s tryst with comedy was more famous unlike sister Minoo Mumtaz‘s dancing and acting or brother Anwar’s actor-producer role.
Shabana Azmi–Baba Azmi
Of these famous sibling duo, sister Sabana’s on screen prowess and brother Baba Azmi’s skill behind camera ( as cinematographer) is celebrated.
Tulsi Kumar–Bhushan Kumar
While the sister Tulsi is known for her crooning style the more famous brother Bhushan is at the helm of T-Series.
Sulakshana Pandit ,Vijayta Pandit – Jatin Pandit,Lalit Pandit
The famous music composer sibling brothers Jatin_Lalit of Bollywood have equally successful actor- singer sisters, Sulakshana and Vijayta.
This celebrity sibling duo made it famous early in life and have lend their voice to many memorable songs.
Farah Khan–Sajid Khan
The famous sister Farah is an ace choreographer, director and actor whereas the famous brother Sajid is a director and actor. Some versatile celebrity sibling !
Read the second part of the Raksha Bandhan special post https://cinejuana.wordpress.com/2013/08/21/bollywoods-raksha-bandhan-famous-celebrity-siblings-part-2/
Do leave your comment if you find any brother(s)- sister(s) siblings missing from the list.
Please feel free to lash out or appreciate.