Will Bollywood ever produce a dancer half as amazing as the gorgeous Madhuri Dixit Nene? And as the evergreen diva turns 48 today, what better way to celebrate her birthday than checking out some of her best dance performances! Do have a look!
Maar Daala - Devdas
In a movie filled with fantastic dance sequences, Madhuri Dixit proved why she was the perfect choice to portray a mujra-dancer through this brilliant song. Choreographed by the inimitable Saroj Khan, Maar Daala delivers the classic Madhuri Dixit experience - pure and unfiltered.
Kathak Face-off - Dil Toh Pagal Hai
Remember Madhuri Dixit’s kathak jugal-bandi with Shah Rukh on the drums in Dil Toh Pagal Hai? Of course you do, who else but Madhuri could have pulled off this minimalistic Kathak performance that focuses solely on skill and nothing more.
Choli Ke Peeche Kya Hai - Khalnayak
The dream team of Saroj Khan and Madhuri once again got together to produce this masterpiece. Replete with raunchy lyrics and incredibly seductive moves, Choli Ke Peeche Kya Hai will remain one of the best performed item songs of all times.
Ek Do Teen - Tezaab
The song that shot Madhuri Dixit to stardom, Ek Do Teen will always stand out as one of Madhuri’s finest performance. And Saroj Khan’s choreography was so good that it prompted Filmfare to create a Best Choregraphy category just so Saroj could win.
Dhak Dhak Karne Laga - Beta
Dhak Dhak is definitely Madhuri at her finest. After looking at her performance in this brilliant song you can imagine why she has been called the Dhak Dhak girl ever since. Our hearts were never the same again.
Here's wishing Madhuri Dixit a very happy birthday! Do leave your wishes for the Dhak Dhak girl in the commentse section below.