Swami Dada

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Swami Dada
Swami Dada.jpg
Directed by Dev Anand
Produced by Dev Anand
Written by Dev Anand
Starring Dev Anand
Mithun Chakraborty
Naseeruddin Shah
Padmini Kohlapure
Jackie Shroff
Rati Agnihotri
Music by Rahul Dev Burman
Cinematography D.K.Prabhakar
Release date
  • 3 December 1982 (1982-12-03) (India)
Language Hindi

Swami Dada is a 1982 Hindi-language Indian feature film directed by Dev Anand, starring Mithun Chakraborty, Naseeruddin Shah, newcomer Christine O'Neil, Padmini Kohlapure and Dev Anand. The film was the first credited screen appearance of Jackie Shroff. Music was provided by R.D.Burman for this film. A couple of songs became popular.[1]


Swami Dada is the story of Hari Mohan (Dev Anand), a saintly person who organizes Hindu prayers and discourses in a warm and welcoming atmosphere. He is called "Swami Dada" by everyone. He has many followers and devotees who throng in large numbers to hear his sermons. What they do not know that Hari Mohan is a professional thief, and is now conspiring with a young woman, and a group of orphaned children to steal the temple's jewellery.



Swami Dada
Film score by R. D. Burman
Released 1982
Genre Feature film soundtrack
Label Saregama

The music[2] composed by R. D. Burman and lyrics were written by Anjaan.

# Title Singer(s) Duration
1 "Patakha Phooljhadi" Asha Bhosle 04:53
2 "Jeenewale Jeena Hai To" Kishore Kumar, Lata Mangeshkar, Annette Pinto 05:09
3 "Pyar Lo Pyar Do" Kishore Kumar, Anand Kumar 06:37
4 "Zindagi Yeh Kaisi Hai" Kishore Kumar, Asha Bhosle, Amit Kumar 08:01
5 "Galiyon Galiyon" Kishore Kumar, Lata Mangeshkar 04:17
6 "Ek Roop Kai Naam" Kishore Kumar, Asha Bhosle 05:20


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