'Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge' is a joyous celebration of all things Indian – our culture, traditions, rituals, beliefs, ideology – and basically, our entire way of life. It is also a youthful romance that depicts how far children can go for the love, approval and blessings of their elders.
This romantic drama primarily revolves around Raj and Simran. Raj is rich, carefree, happy-go-lucky second generation NRI. Simran is the daughter of Chaudhary Baldev Singh, who in spite of being an NRI is very strict about adherence to Indian values.
The two meet on a month long Eurotrip, and what began as pranks and fun and games, ends in love. But by the time they realize it, it is already too late, as Simran has left for India to be married to her childhood fiance. Raj leaves for India with a mission at his hands, to claim his lady love under the noses of her whole family. Thus begins a saga of love...
Did you know?
Aditya Chopra had lots of trouble filming the scene where Raj (Shah Rukh Khan) jokes with Simran (Kajol) about the previous night. The reason was that every time Shah Rukh Khan would open his shirt, Kajol would not stop laughing. The pictures of the lips on the chest were drawn by Kajol. Read More