Bollywood: Dharmendra had to accept Islam to marry Hema Malini. Dharmendra and Hema had to change their names to marry Malini.
Two hearts are being found, but sneaking up… Two Bollywood actors whose stories of love story are still heard today. The story of Bollywood’s Dream Girl i.e. Hema Malini and Yamla Pagla Deewana Dharmendra’s wedding is very famous even today. Hema Malini gave up her studies to start her film career. Hema did the entry in Bollywood with the movie ‘Sapna Ke Saudagar’. The biggest turning point in Hema Malini’s career came when she signed Ramesh Sippy’s film ‘Sita Aur Geeta’ and the film proved to be a milestone for her career.
Dharmendra and Hema Malini came close to each other on the sets of the film ‘Sita and Geeta’ and both of them were in love. Not only this, Dharmendra and Hema’s relationship with films also grew stronger. The closeness of Hema Malini and Dharmendra did not suit Hema’s father and Hema’s family was putting a lot of pressure on him to break this relationship. At the same time, the matter had reached the marriage of Hema Malini and Jeetendra. Dharmendra got a call in Hema’s house, who had heard about this meeting of Hema and Jeetendra’s family in Chennai.
In 1978, there was a turning point in Hema Malini’s life that she could not handle. In the same year, Hema’s father died suddenly and during this time Dharmendra encouraged him to support him. What was it then Hema decided to marry Dharmendra. Let me tell you, Dharmendra was already married and he had converted to Islam on 21 August 1979 to get a second marriage. After which both changed their names and married. In the Nikahnama, Dharmendra’s name was Dilawar Khan and Hema’s name was Ayesha Bi.
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