Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam Turns 22: Check What The Stars Of The Movie Had To Share As A Part Of This Celebration

A trip down memory lane because, Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s film Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam turned 22, this Friday. This iconic film struck all chords right and is equally a heartwarming and heartbreaking tale at the same time. Bhansali always makes sure to achieve his unique taste of extravaganza through his tales. It was one of the highest-grossing Indian films of1999.

The film starred Salman Khan, Ajay Devgn, and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan in the lead roles. The movie is set amidst the natural beauty of Rajasthan and Gujarat. Ajay Devgn has given one of the best performances ever as ‘Vanraj’. Aishwarya as ‘Nandini’  looks stunningly beautiful all decked up in traditional attire. The ‘Nimbooda’ song made to the heart through her brilliant performance. Salman Khan justified his character Sameer through his flawless acting skills.

The film is still loved by the fans. Not only it did stir emotions loud but also presented love in one of the purest forms. Talking of music, this movie gave us some extraordinary songs and composition that has emotions run down all our nerves. Today after 22 years down the lane, all the actors along with film-maker Sanjay Leela Bhansali dig deep into the long-lost memories in making this epic film.

Expressing gratitude towards Bhansali, Aishwarya posted some unseen pictures from the film’s set.

 She wrote, “❤22 years of “HUM DIL DE CHUKE SANAM”💖I am reminded, by such an outpouring of love… but my dearest Sanjay… This one is evergreen… Forever… THANK YOU… and to ALL our audience world over… and my everLOVING family of well-wishers… THANK YOU FOR ALL YOUR LOVE…ALWAYS❤Much LOVE too.”


Ajay Devgn shared memories from snaps with Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Salman, and Aishwarya. The actor captioned the photo stating that while he knew they were making a super-sensitive film, he never thought they would create this havoc.

“22 years of Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam; Salman, Sanjay, Ash & I knew we were making a super-sensitive film. Didn’t think though that it would create history. Humbled.”

Salman Khan too shared a photo with Sanjay Leela Bhansali on the social media platform, Instagram. He wrote, “Baees saal ho Gaye #HumDilDeChukeSanam ko….”

Bhansali Productions also shared some unseen BTS snaps from the set featuring the three leading stars. The post read,

“We experienced a gamut of emotions then and we’re experiencing a gamut of emotions now as we open our treasure chest ♥ Celebrating 22 Years of living and loving Vanraj, Nandini & Sameer’s testimony of love.”

Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam is a melodrama based on Rashtriya shayar Jhaverchand Meghani’s play ‘Shetal ne Kathe’. The movie also won Zee Cine Award for Best Movie of the year 2000.

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