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Greatest Screen Lovers

The votes are closed and your choice of Greatest On Screen Lovers have been announced.  You've voted Shah Rukh and Kajol as the most sizzling couple to ever light up the Bollywood screen.  Find out who how you voted below and register your thoughts on the top ten on the BBC Asian Network Message Board.
Shah Rukh Khan and KajolNumber 1 (44%)
Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol

Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayengee (1995) Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998) Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham (2001)
Screen sizzler: Suraj Hua Maddham - Kabhi Khushi Khabie Gham Listen

The mystical backdrop of the pyramids is the place Shah Rukh tells Kajol that she is his first true love.

Amitabh Bachchan and RekhaNumber 2 (16%)
Amitabh Bachchan and Rekha
Silsila (1981)  Muqaddar Ka Sikandar (1978) Suhaag (1979)
Screen sizzler: Amitabh's Dialogue - Silsila  Listen

Amitabh recites poetry to his Rekha as they walk through the tulip gardens.

Raj Kapoor and NargisNumber 3 (10%)
Raj Kapoor and Nargis

Chori Chori (1956) Awaara (1951) Shree 420 (1955)
Screen sizzler: Pyaar Hua Ikraar Hua - Shree 420  Listen

Raj and Nargis share an umbrella on a stormy night.  The intensity and chemistry is as sexy and moody as the weather.

Number 4 (8%)
Dharmendra and Hema Malini

Sholay (1975) Dream Girl (1977) Jugnu (1973)
Screen sizzler: Dharam's dialogue - Sholay  Listen

The playful and flirty relationship with Dhamendra could win his true love Hema whilst being drunk.

Number 5 (5.6%)
Anil Kapoor and Madhuri Dixit

Tezaab (1988) Beta (1992) Ram Lakhan (1989)
Screen sizzler: Sajna Main Teri - Beta  Listen

Making up is always the best thing about an argument, spending the day together, Anil and Madhuri realise how much they mean to each other.

Number 6 (5%)
Rishi Kapoor and Neetu Singh

Kabhi Kabhie (1976) Khel Khel Mein (1975) Rafoo Chakkar (1975)

Screen sizzler: Tere Chehere Se - Kabhi Kabhie Listen

This idylic snow topped mountains but even this beautiful scene doesn't distract Rishi from lovingly looking at Neetu.

Number 7 (4%)
Rajesh Khanna and Mumtaz
Prem Kahani (1975)  Do Raaste (1969)  Apna Desh (1972)

Screen sizzler: Dil Ne Dil - Do Raaste   Listen

Mumtaz mischievously plays around with Rajesh's feet on a dark and romantic night. He has no choice but to put his book down and join in the fun.

Number 8 (3%)
Guru Dutt and Waheeda Rehman

Pyaasa (1957) Kaagaz Ke Phool (1959) Chaudvin Ka Chand (1960)
Screen sizzler: Chaudvin Ka Chand - Chaudvin Ka Chand Listen

The hopelessly romantic Guru hides Waheeda's face from the moon, in case it also falls in love with her.

Number 9 (2%)
Dilip Kumar and Vyjayanthimala

Ganga Jumna (1961) Devdas (1955) Madhumati (1958)
Screen sizzler:  Aaj Re - Madhumati  Listen

The haunted setting of the woods is where Vyjayanthimala sings and calls to Dilip to meet her after a life time apart.

Number 10 (1.6%)
Raaj Kumar and Meena Kumari

Pakeezah (1971) Dil Ek Mandir (1963) Kaajal (1965)

Screen sizzler: Dialogue of Raaj Kumar - Pakeezah Listen

Fate makes Raaj Kumar enter the wrong train compartment, there he is mesmerised by the beauty of Meena Kumari

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Do you agree with the result? Who do you think should've won? Did we miss any couples?

"Best in present times...Shahrukh-Kajol..."  Malavikaa Agnimitraa

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