Sawan Ko Aane Do

Sawan Ko Aane Do, India, 22 June 1979

The movie captures the very heart of rural India.The story is quite simple like most Rajshri production movies.The plot starts off with chandramukhi,the city educated daughter of the village zamindar arriving at ramnagar,a typical village.There she meets her childhood friend birju aka brij mohan.He has a lovely voice and she encourages him to pursue it.His brothers love him very much and he is often excused for not working but his sisters in law hate him for it.He has a young niece who likes him a lot.Eventually brij and chandramukhi fall in love.But chandramukhi's father cuts it abruptly and sends her to lucknow.A short while later brij arrives at lucknow.Gitanjali who happens to be chandramukhi's friend is thrilled by his voice and helps him get a job at aakashvani through her father.brij returns to ramnagar to ask chandramukhis hand in marriage but is once again rebuked.By this time her family has lost its wealth in a court case and she becomes a teacher at the local school.He returns and goes on to become a great singer in mumbai with gita by his side.All through he yearns for chandra as she yearns for he manages to marry her forms the rest of the story.

  • Genre: Romantic
  • Runtime: 154 Minutes
  • Director: Kanak Mishra


Sawan Ko Aane Do ('Let the monsoon arrive') is a 1979 Rajshri Productions Hindi movie produced by Tarachand Barjatya and directed by Kanak Mishra. The film was noted for its enchanting songs and charismatic performance by Arun Govil.

The film stars Arun Govil, Zarina Wahab, Rita Bhaduri and Amrish Puri. The film's music is composed by Raj Kamal, Lyrics by Indeevar, Gauhar Kanpuri, Maya Govind and others. Songs were performed by K J Yesudas, Sulakshana Pandit, Jaspal Singh, Kalyani Mishra, and Anand Kumar C.

The film was shot mostly in the interior and outskirts of the city Lucknow.