Haridhan Mukhopadhyay

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Haridhan Mukhopadhyay

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  • Joy Mukherjee
    Joy Mukherjeewrote on Aug 11 2008 7:11PM

    Haridhan Mukhopadhay was born on 10th November, 1907 in Gobardanga. His real name was Dinobandhu. He completed Matriculation from AV school of Shyambazar. During his childhood, he used to sing spiritual songs which earned him the name “Haridhan”. He was the first person who formed a Kirtan Group with little girls and named it Dinobandhu Sammmilani. He took his lesson of Classical music from Siva Mitra. He was fortunate enough to perform in presence of Kabiguru Rabindranath Tagore. In his professional life, he has invested in many business and used to work in Kolkata Municipal Corporation.

    He made his acting debut in the film “Sahar theke Dure” directed by Madhab Ghoshal in 1943. Sandhi (1944) , Paras Pathar(1958), kachanjongha(1962), Anthony Firingi (1967), Phuleshwari (11974) , Hirak Rajar Deshe (1980) are some of his films which deserve special mention. He was also a regular and popular stage artist who was associated with television and radio.

    He was given special felicitation on the eve of completion of 200 years of Bengali theatre. In 1982, he was again awarded a special award by B.F.J.A for completing 50 years in the world of Bengali Cinema with grace. Not only this, he also received various awards from Natya Academy , Federation of Film Societies of India (1989), Mime Academy, Sangeet Natyak Acedemy (1993-94) .


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Comments (2)
had it all..humor wits and the mastery to make poeple laugh. an actor who would be puritanical and superstitious in the films and would act a leacherous part was in real life a ever smiling man with lots of talets in him....Kousik Majumdar
Posted by krish on Apr 13
In mouchak he was hillarious..possibly a satayajit roy favourite actor and he added full value to him with his wonderful performance. A village old man with lots of gossips and a roving eye..whad an actor and unbeliveably a star shinning in the world of lesser luminaries.
Posted by krish on Apr 13

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