It is the month of love. And if everyone is talking about love and romance, how can we miss on mentioning Bollywood? Over the years, Bollywood has become synonymous with romance. From Mughal-e-Azam to Kabhie Kabhie, Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge to Ram-Leela, the movies have taught us a thousand ways of saying, “I love you.”
We conducted a poll and asked people about their favourite romantic scene from Bollywood. The results are in and Shah Rukh Khan — Bollywood’s king of romance — has made it to the winner’s podium. The scene we are talking about is the one where Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol romance in sarson ke khet in Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge. Can you hear ‘Tujhe Dekha To Ye Jana’ already?
In this scene, Simran runs into Raj’s arms and finally confesses her love for him. She hugs him lovingly and asks him to take her away from her father’s place. But Raj promises Simran that they will get married with the blessings of their elders and he will win the heart of her father too. From our list of top 11 Bollywood romantic scenes, DDLJ scene got 32.9 perfect votes. Salman Khan and Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam’s chillies scene came a distant second with 12.7 percent votes. Shah Rukh Khan is at the number three spot again with 8.47 percent votes. And the scene? It is the one where Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol dance in the rain!
Here is our list of best Bollywood romantic scenes.
1. Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam
Nandini (Aishwarya Rai) orchestrates a prank and makes Sameer (Salman Khan) eat a lot of chillies. She is there with a pot of honey minutes later. Their moment together is pure passion.
2. Kuch Kuch Hota Hai
No music but a lot of chemistry. As Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol dance in the rain, we sit back and let them have the moment.
3. Namastey London
4. Jab We Met
5. Hum Aapke Hain Koun
Love amid family celebrations. Finally, Salman’s Prem confesses his love, only to be thrown into a pool by Madhuri’s Nisha.
The eternal love between Madhubala and Dilip Kumar in the movie, Mughal-e-Azam left a lot of hearts racing back in the 1960s. The feather scene needs no description.
In this story of passionate love blossoming in the midst of family animosity, Ranveer (Ram) refuses to hate Leela (Deepika Padukone), no matter what he may have to lose in return.
8. Maine Pyar Kiya
“Mere Rang Mein” portrayed innocent love as Salman kisses Bhagyashree.
9. Dil Toh Pagal Hai
Right after Jimmy’s wedding, Pooja (Madhuri Dixit) loses her bangle and ends up at the tent to look for it, where Rahul (SRK) holds her hand and embraces her with a passionate “Aur paas.”