Share This Story
Oneindia  » Entertainment  » Topic

Dara Singh

Dara Singh is from India's state of Punjab. Due to his physique [3] he was encouraged to study Pehlwani, an Indian style of wrestling, in the milked sand wrestling pits of India called akhara. Dara Singh was a favourite in wrestling tournaments in India. In addition to this he wrestled on invitation of the kings of various Indian princely states and wrestled frequently in haats and melas (fairs and carnivals). He also successfully competed against some of the greatest names in wrestling history including Stanislaus Zbyszko, and professional wrestlers in the United States.

Upo...
Overview  |  Biography  |  Filmography  | Upcoming Movies  |  Awards  | Photos  |  Videos  | Fans Speak   
 
 
Shahrukh, Amitabh, Abhishek pay tribute to Dara Singh
Dara Singh lost his battle against death on Thursday morning. The veteran actor-wrestler breathed his last at 7.30 am at his Mumbai residence, in the presence of his family and close friends. Dara Singh was 84. His son actor ...
Shahrukh Amitabh Abhishek Pay Tribute Dara Singh
Dara Singh Dies At 84
Wrestler-Actor Dara Singh dies at 84
Wrestler turned actor Dara Singh died in the early hours of morning today. The 84-year-old veteran was admitted to Kokilaben Hospital in an emergency condition on July 7. He had suffered a cardiac arrest and since then he had been in ...
Yesteryear actor Dara Singh critical
Wrestler-turned-actor Dara Singh, who suffered a cardiac arrest, is in a critical condition. Dara Singh, 84, was taken to the hospital on Saturday following a severe cardiac problem. He has been put on a ventilator. Dr Ram Narain, Chief Operating Officer ...
Actor Dara Singh Critical
Dara Singh Retires Work Officially 100511 Aid
Dara Singh retires from work officially
Veteran Dara Singh will officially retire from his work. The family has collectively decided that Dara needs rest and therefore he will be off his work from now on. Besides staying off-screen the actor will also withdraw from politics. <br /><br ...
Dara Singh in second level of Pepsi The Game
The very name of Dara Singh brings all vivid memories of Lord Hanuman in the epic serial Ramayan, that not just revolutionized but also evolutionized the idiot box into a smart one!Continuing this 'legacy' was his son, Vindu Dara Singh, who ...
Vindoo Bigg Boss
Dara Singh’s son to flex his muscles on Bigg Boss.
Bigg Boss family just keeps getting bigger with the big name of Amitabh Bachchan. After the rumours of yogi Baba Ramdev joining the reality television bandwagon with Bigg Boss, now it’s the turn of wrestler/actor Dara Singh’s son Vindoo Dara Singh ...
A look at the dare-bare male hunks of Bollywood
Akshay Kumar-Suniel Shetty While Shetty"s lone USP for long remained his Schwarzenegger like well endowed physique, long before Kumar made his mark also as a comic-cum-drama actor of substance, his martial arts background saw him through the successful 'Khiladi" series a...
A look at the dare-bare male hunks of Bollywood
By: Screen Weekly, IndiaFM Monday, November 05, 2007From Dara Singh to six-pack SRK, here"s a look at the dare-bare male torso on the silver screen Dara Singh Hrithik Roshan may well be the contemporary Greek God, but Dara Singh holds ...
More Headlines