Reflecting on Zeenat Aman's Birthday and the Untold Layers of Her Romantic Journey
Zeenat Aman, an iconic figure in the dazzling realm of Bollywood during the 1970s, remains etched in the annals of Hindi cinema as a revolutionary force. Rising swiftly to the pinnacle of superstardom, Aman's influence transcended the conventional boundaries of the film industry. Notably, her impact extended beyond her acting prowess, as she defied norms by embracing Western fashion both on and off the screen. However, despite her celebrated status as a bold actress, Zeenat Aman's personal life tells a tale of unfulfilled romantic aspirations. As we approach her birthday on November 19th, it is an opportune moment to delve into the intricacies of her romantic journey, marked by heartbreak and solitude.
The Stardom and Heartache:
Zeenat Aman's meteoric rise to fame began with the 1971 film 'Hare Rama Hare Krishna,' a cinematic masterpiece that not only showcased her acting brilliance but also captivated audiences with her undeniable beauty. Yet, despite the adulation and acclaim, Aman's pursuit of true love was overshadowed by heartache. Her romantic entanglements became a subject of widespread discussion, and despite entering into two marriages, both proved to be ephemeral.
Involvement with Sanjay Khan:
Rumors abound about Aman's romantic involvement with actor Sanjay Khan, a period marked by secrecy and tumult. At the time, Sanjay Khan was not only married but also a father of four. Despite the clandestine nature of their relationship, reports surfaced that Aman and Khan secretly tied the knot in Jaisalmer in 1978. However, the union was far from blissful, as discord soon emerged, culminating in allegations of physical abuse against Aman by Khan. Disturbingly, during a party, Khan reportedly inflicted severe injuries on Aman, resulting in the loss of vision in one eye.
Solitude Despite Two Marriages:
Following the tumultuous separation from Sanjay Khan, Aman found solace in the arms of Mazhar Khan. The two embarked on a journey of love, culminating in their marriage in 1985. Regrettably, this union, too, proved to be transient. Despite welcoming two children with Mazhar Khan, their relationship soured over time, marked by the shadows of violence. Mazhar Khan, like Sanjay Khan before him, resorted to physical aggression against Aman. Fate dealt another blow to her pursuit of love as, following her decision to divorce Mazhar Khan, he met an untimely demise.
- PTC PUNJABI