Movie – Aan Milo Sajna (1970)
The song, Koi nazrana lekar aaya hoon main, was featured in the Film Kunj’s social romantic drama Aan Milo Sajna (1970). The movie was directed by Mukul Dutt and Jagdish Kumar and starred Rajesh Khanna, Asha Parekh, Vinod Khanna, Rajinder Nath, Nirupa Roy, etc.
Widow Savitri Choudhury (Nirupa Roy) is wealthy but not healthy. Continuously ill, several people including her playboy and wayward son Anil (Vinod Khanna) wants her to die. Savitri stops his pocket money and he is advised by his assistant to find a good girl to introduce to her as his fiancé. Due to some developments, Deepali (Asha Parekh) comes to his rescue. For Deepali, this is a thrilling experience on which she sets out. Slowly, she realizes that Anil is not what he appears to be and is a very wicked person.
On the other hand, Deepali meets Ajit (Rajesh Khanna) in the village, who is kindness personified. She appears to be impressed by Ajit and so is he. After a few meetings, she realizes that he is the epitome of virtue, as well. She also tells him that she is Varsha and not Deepali and she is not engaged to Anil. Soon, she convinces him to accept her love. In the meantime, Anil is pulling a helpless Varsha into a quagmire of deception and nobody can help her out of it. Ajit tells her that they should meet the situation head-on. He also tells her to just wait and watch.
Soon, Varsha’s father and Ajit’s mother (Dulari) meet to finalize the young people’s marriage alliance. Some incidents of the past return to the 2 seniors haunting them and Savitri has blood in her hands. She is depressed from inside about it. But, with some help from her side, Varsha and Ajit are betrothed to each other. Ajit and his mother are invited to Savitri’s villa for some reason. When they reach there, it turns out to be Varsha’s birthday. Since Ajit and his mother do not know why they had been invited, they do not have a gift for the birthday girl. Muftram Mauji (Rajindernath), Savitri’s cousin Mehengaram Mauji’s (Sunder) son plays the blind man’s buff and points at Ajit and insists that he sing a song on this day. Ajit sings this song at that time, at the insistence of.
Song – Koi nazrana lekar aaya hoon main
The music of this song, Koi nazrana lekar aaya hoon main, was composed by Lakshmikant-Pyarelel and the lyrics were penned by Anand Bakshi.
The man sings about the unseen gift that he has brought for his beloved.
Video – Koi nazrana lekar aaya hoon main
The cinematographer is V Babasaheb. The dance choreographer is Suresh Bhatt.
The video opens with the music beginning in the background. Rajesh Khanna looks around toward Asha Parekh, who requests him to sing. Rajesh Khanna accepts in his patent style of nodding. Rajesh Khanna begins to sing.
Rajindernath tries to play blind man’s buff, once again, with those present there. People begin to run away from him. Aruna Irani, who plays the role of Asha Parekh’s friend, also runs away from him to hide behind Asha Parekh.
Asha Parekh, in turn, moves away gracefully from him and hides behind Rajesh Khanna. Rajesh Khanna stops Rajindernath from pointing his finger at her. Vinod Khanna is not very happy. Asha Parekh is blushing.
Sunder is impressed with Rajesh Khanna’s performance and expresses it. Rajesh Khanna reacts to him humbly. Rajindernath and Aruna Irani request Vinod Khanna to sing. But, he is not very pleased with the goings-on.
Rajesh Khanna is praising the looks of the female lead and wishes that she is protected from the evil eyes. Soon, the song peters out and the video ends as the people in the gathering begin to applaud the performance.
Mohammad Rafi sings for Rajesh Khanna. Asha Parekh, Nirupa Roy, Rajindernath, Sunder, Vinod Khanna, Aruna Irani, Dulari and others look on.
This song has no significant cultural influence on it. The song and the artists are fantastic. The video is watchable for the same.