C. Arjun

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C Arjun
C Arjun with Singer Anup Jalota

C Arjun was born in Karachi, Undivided India on 1 September, 1933 in a Sindhi family. His real name was Arjun Parmanand Chandnani. His family migrated to Baroda after the Partition. His father who was a singer, gave musical training to him. He began his career in the film industry as an assistant to composer Bulo C Rani who was also a Sindhi.

On 30th April 1992, at Sterling Studio, Mumbai when he was recording a Sindhi song, he suffered a cardiac attack and left for heavenly abode.

As per Laxman Das Gehi (Lachu Gehi), C Arjun also created music for the songs of the drama "PALOU PALI". This was directed by Anand Matai & actors were Madan Jumani & Shashi Bolakani. This was 1st time in the history of Sindhi Drama where all the songs and Background music was recorded in a Studio.


As a composer he gave music to many Hindi & Sindhi Films

As Music Composer

  • Jai Maa Karwa Chauth - 1994
  • Miss Himmatwali 88 - 1988
  • Hal Ta Bhaji Haloon (Sindhi) - 1984
  • Sampoornna Mahabharat - 1983
  • Sati Naag Kanya - 1983
  • Bhakt Peepaji - 1980
  • Ganga Sati - 1979
  • Ankh Ka Tara - 1978
  • Karwa Chouth - 1978
  • Nawab Sahib - 1978
  • Rakshaa Bandhan - 1977
  • Love in Kashmir - 1976
  • Jai Santoshi Maa - 1975
  • Hamari Kahani - 1970
  • Mangu Dada - 1970
  • Sindhu-a Je Kinare (Sindhi) - 1968
  • Shal Dhiyar Na Jaman (Sindhi) - 1968
  • Ek Saal Pehle - 1965
  • Sushila - 1963
  • Road No. 303 - 1060
  • Abana (Sindhi) - 1958


References

  • Book with the title “RAHE NA RAHE HAM” written by Shantaram Mankikar in Marathi (December 2006) has given information about C. Arjun, music composer.