Tumhare Liye

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Tumhare Liye
Directed by Basu Chatterjee
Starring Sanjeev Kumar,
Vidya Sinha,
Ashok Kumar
Music by Jaidev
Naqsh Lyallpuri (lyrics)
Cinematography K. K. Mahajan
Distributed by Yash Raj Films
Release date
Country India
Language Hindi

Tumhare Liye (Hindi: तुम्हारे लिये; translation: For Your Sake) is a 1978 Bollywood film directed by Basu Chatterjee. The film stars Sanjeev Kumar, Vidya Sinha and Ashok Kumar as leads with music scored by Jaidev.


Gauri (Vidya Sinha) and Prakash (Sanjeev Kumar) are in love and get intimate. Prakash is expected to marry Renuka (Neelam Mehra), as she meets his family's approval; but he chooses Gauri. But after marriage, Gauri starts behaving strangely. She falls ill, and is hospitalized. It is here that the truth surfaces about the past lives of Gauri and Prakash. In their past birth, they were lovers - Gangadhar Upadhyay and Gauri- and Renuka was Kalavati, who loved Gangadhar. During their previous births, too, Gauri had got pregnant, fallen ill, and died because of Kalavati's interference. The child in Gauri's womb did not survive, resulting in Gangadhar's death. In the present birth, the only way Prakash can survive is if someone who loves him sacrifices her life for him. And that person cannot be Gauri, as her death will lead to the death of the child in her womb, and subsequently to Prakash's death. Renuka is now prepared to kill Gauri so she can get Prakash all to herself. This movie inspired many other movies in later years.




Song Title Singers Time Notes
"Tumhen Dekhti Hoon To" Lata Mangeshkar 5:40 Popular song
"Mere Hathon Mein Lage To Rang" Asha Bhosle 4:25
"Bol Radha Shyam Diwani" Lata Mangeshkar 5:25
"More Taras Taras Gaye Naina" Usha Mangeshkar 3:55
"Bansuriya Man Har Legayi" Asha Bhosle 4:15

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