Home | Movies | Slide Show



Javed Akhtar can do magic.

He can breathe life into inanimate words.

He can weave a three-minute dream through verse.

He can evoke twenty different emotions in a single song.

On January 17, the celebrated writer-lyricist-poet turns 59. On the eve of his birthday rediff.com looks at some of Javed Saab’s memorable work as a songwriter.

Text: Sukanya Verma
Design: Uday Kuckian

Email this page to a friend

Copyright © 2004 rediff.com India Limited. All Rights Reserved.