Sulakshana was born on 10th July in a musical family. Her father was a classical musician and her uncle is Pandit Jasraj, recipient of the Padma Shree Award. The composer duos Jatin-Lalit are her brothers and her sister is Vijayata Pandit, an actress/singer in her own right. Vijayata in turn is married to composer, Aadesh Srivastav. The eldest of all the siblings, Sulakshana became the bread-winner for the entire family after her father died.
She began her career in Bollywood as a playback singer in 1967. Since then she has sung in over 21 movies. Her first break as an actress came in 1975 in the film Uljhan where she starred opposite Sanjeev Kumar. Pandit was usually confined to playing the ideal Indian heroine who could do no wrong and romance the hero according ...» read full biography