Rafan Khan is an Indian child artist and model. He was born in Bhopal but shifted to Mumbai soon after his birth. As a child, he loved to watch television and dreamed of becoming an actor one day. He began his modeling and acting career at the age of eight years with various commercial advertisements.

Shahrukh Khan was little Rafan's favorite actor, and his biggest dream was to work with SRK one day. What he did not know was that he was soon going to have his dream fulfilled. He was soon offered an endorsement with Shahrukh Khan.

Rafan considers the moment of his selection to be the best of his life so far. Working with Shahrukh Khan was a dream come true for the child artist. When asked about his experience, the young artist confessed that initially, he was afraid to act in front of the camera, but soon became poised and relaxed.

The advertisement with Shahrukh Khan gave a Kickstart to his acting career. After the endorsement, he got numerous offers from various advertising agencies. He did an advertising campaign for Brittania cakes which is his favorite brand.

Along with advertisements, he also got major acting roles in Indian soap operas. In 2008, Rafan starred in Mata ki Chowki. It was a Hindi daily soap which followed the story of a girl named Vaishnavi, a zealot of Vaishno Mata. Rafan recalls that for his role in the show he had to learn a lot of Sanskrit shlokas.

He had to undergo great difficulty to recite those shlokas, but constant support from his director and co-actors helped him throughout his journey. The show ended in 2011 with a total of 845 episodes. He later got to play parts in "Astitva... Ek Prem Kahani", and "Agle janam mohe bitiya hi keejo".

Astitva... Ek Prem Kahani was an Indian television show which broadcasted on Zee TV from 2002 to 2006. It had a total of 668 episodes. Agle janam mohe bitiya hi keejo is another popular Hindi television drama which broadcasted on Zee TV from 2009 to 2011.

Rafan Khan through commercial advertisements and his roles in numerous popular Hindi soaps got him fame and fortune in the Hindi television industry. He is one of the most well-liked child artists in the television industry.

M. F. Husain

Maqbool Fida Husain is the full name of MF Hussain. He is definitely India’s cherished artists. He is a successful painter and his paintings mostly depict Indian women. He also gets involved in controversies often. Other than painting MF Hussain is also acclaimed for drawing, film-making and writing. Born on 17 September 1915 in Pandharpur, MF Hussain is also associated with the Indian Parliament. His mother died at his very young age and eventually his father got into married life again. Hussain pursued his basic education at Indore. He was interested in painting since his childhood. He got the skills of calligraphy and got himself trained with Kufi Khat. At this time he also got involved in poetry. At the age of 20 he shifted to Mumbai with the fervor of becoming an artist. Hence was his association with J J School of Arts for a year. It was during 1937 that Hussain started earning his livelihood; he started painting movie hoardings. At the beginning he struggled but came out in flying colors at later stages. MF Hussain also tested waters in different jobs a d the lucrative one was in a toy factory. In 1941, Hussain wedded Fazila. During 1947 MF Hussain got himself associated with Progressive Artist’s Group. At one time a painting of his earned him 2 million dollars. Sunhera Sansaar is an excellent painting of Hussain which garnered him an award at an exhibition conducted by the Bombay Art Society. This was during the year 1947. The years 1948 to 1952 were a landmark in Hussain’s career as his exhibitions were held at All India Level. MF Hussain’s initial solo exhibition was organized at Zurich during 1952. MF Hussain got himself involved in several international shows. MF Husain has achieved a feat by producing 50000 arts in his profession. MF Husain has indeed extended the boundaries of India in the international map. Through the Eyes of a Painter is the debut short film of MF Hussain. This film fetched him the Golden Bear Short Film Award. The other endeavors of Hussain in movies include Meenaxi:A Tale of Three Cities and Ghaja Gamini. Hussain was an open admirer of Madhuri Dixit and worked on a series of paintings on this gorgeous lady. Hussain is the proud recipient of Padma Shri, Padma Bhushan, and Padma Vibhushan. Forbes Magazine rightly acclaimed MF Hussain as the Picasso of India. MF Hussain passed away at the ripe old age of 75. He is the painter who is being paid the highest during his times.

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M. F. Husain Hindi Actor