Pyarelal Santoshi

Also credited as: Santoshi, Pyare Lal Santoshi, Pandit Santoshi, P.L. Santoshi
Lyricist, Director, Writer, Actor, Producer
Born: Aug 16, 1916
Death: Sep 07, 1978
 

Pyarelal Santoshi (alternately credited as P.L. Santoshi) was a producer, director, writer and lyricist in Hindi films. He was born Pyarelal Srivastava on August 16, 1916 in Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh.

“Aana Meri Jaan Meri Jaan Sunday Key Sunday” (“Shehnai”, 1947) and “O Neend Na Mujhko Aaye” (“Post Box 999”, 1958) are among his most popular songs. He wrote lyrics for over 50 films in a career spanning four decades.

P.L. Santoshi’s son Rajkumar Santoshi is an acclaimed Hindi film producer and director himself.

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Most Popular Songs

Tum Kya Jaano Tumhari Yaad Mein Hum Kitna Roye Tum Kya Jaano Tumhari Yaad Mein Hum Kitna Roye
Album: Shin Shinaki Boobla Boo
Singer: Lata Mangeshkar
Music Director: C. Ramchandra
Lyricist: Pyarelal Santoshi
Genre: Sugam
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Aana Meri Jaan Meri Jaan Sunday Ke Sunday Aana Meri Jaan Meri Jaan Sunday Ke Sunday
Album: Shehnai
Singer: Meena Kapoor, Chitalkar
Music Director: C. Ramchandra
Lyricist: Pyarelal Santoshi
Genre: Classic Pop, Jazz, Filmi
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Aana Meri Jaan Meri Jaan Sunday Ke Sunday Aana Meri Jaan Meri Jaan Sunday Ke Sunday
Album: Shehnai
Singer: Shamshad Begum, Chitalkar
Music Director: C. Ramchandra
Lyricist: Pyarelal Santoshi
Genre: Filmi, Pop
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Maar Kataari Mar Jaana (Hamen Kya Pata Tha) Maar Kataari Mar Jaana (Hamen Kya Pata Tha)
Album: Shehnai
Singer: Amirbai
Music Director: C. Ramchandra
Lyricist: Pyarelal Santoshi
Genre: Filmi, Sugam
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O Neend Na Mujhko Aaye O Neend Na Mujhko Aaye
Album: Post Box 999
Singer: Hemant Kumar, Lata Mangeshkar
Music Director: Kalyanji Veerji Shah
Lyricist: Pyarelal Santoshi
Genre: Filmi
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Filmography


Actor


Moti Ka Har (Pearl Necklace)
       
 

Director


Apni Chhaya

Barsaat Ki Raat

Chalis Baba Ek Chor

Chham Chhama Chham

Dil Hi To Hai
 

Writer


Apni Chhaya

Barsaat Ki Raat

Chalis Baba Ek Chor

Ghar Ghar Me Diwali

Gul-E-Bakavali
 

Producer


Khidki

Shin Shinaki Boobla Boo
     
 
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