A teacher is the most important person in a child’s life after their mother. The bond shared between a teacher and a student surpasses the boundaries of textbooks and imparts life lessons too. The relationship between teachers and students has often been explored in
Bollywood movies, some of which have inspired us all.
5 Bollywood Teachers you wish you had in school
‘Super 30’, starring Hrithik Roshan, is a biopic based on Anand Kumar, the mathematician from Bihar who trains underprivileged students for IIT entrance exams through his educational programe Super 30. It is set to release on January 25, 2019.
‘Hichki’, Rani Mukerji’s comeback film after her daughter’s birth was all about educating the masses on the Tourette syndrome. The condition is a major hindrance in Naina Mathur’s (Rani Mukerji) life, and she has to battle hard to live her dream as a teacher. She uses unconventional teaching methods to discipline and educate underprivileged students, who turn out to be successful individuals in their respective fields.
This 2007 film featuring Aamir Khan as art teacher Ram Shankar Nikumbh brought to light the travails of a dyslexic child played by Darsheel Safary. It is about how Ishaan (Safary) tries to cope with his problem. He is helped by his teacher Nikumbh who uses innovative remedial techniques to help him. Nikumbh and Isaan’s bond is the epitome of an ideal teacher and student bond.
This 2005 Sanjay Leela Bhansali movie unveiled the beautiful relationship shared between Amitabh Bachchan and Rani Mukherjee (who plays a blind and dumb girl). Michelle (Rani’s character) doesn’t know what to do with her life until a teacher walks in and helps her become a college graduate. This film once again proved tne fact known to all that a good teacher has a life changing impact on their students.
This musical romantic drama featured Shah Rukh Khan as Raj Aryan, a music teacher who is friendly and a firm believer in the power of love. He makes it his mission to spread love throughout Gurukul and encourages his students Sameer, Vicky, and Karan to seek the one they love.