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Anuraag is a 1972 Hindi film, directed by Shakti Samanta.
The film stars Moushmi
Chatterjee in her Hindi film debut and Vinod Mehra in lead roles. The then Shakti
Samanta stalwart Rajesh Khanna, having earlier made Aradhana (1969) and Kati Patang makes
a special appearance. The music is by S. D. Burman.
The film became a semi-hit, while doing extremely well in big
won the Filmfare Best Movie Award for
the year. It was later remade by A. Bhimsingh remade in Malayalam
as Raagam (1975).
A blind sculptor, Shivani (Moushmi
Chatterjee) stays in an ashram and makes friends with a small
boy (Satyajit), who is suffering from cancer. She falls in love
with Rajesh (Vinod
Mehra). Rajesh asks his parents to permit him to marry her, to
which his mother agrees, but his father refuses under present
condition. Then, an eye specialist reveals that an eye replacement
would cure her.
Later, as a dying wish the young boy, donates his eyes to her
thus granting her eyesight for the first time in her life.
The soundtrack of the film contains 5 songs. The music is
composed by S.D. Burman, with lyrics by Anand Bakshi