Salman Khan writes his blog...

Check out Salman Khan's blog - as he writes, talks about his experience so far with the show Dus Ka Dum...

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Check out Salman Khan's blog http://duskadum.blogspot.com/2008/05/i-still-remember-day-when-my-brother.html as he writes, talk about his experience so far with the show and day to day happenings...

Here is an excerpt from his blog written on May 21st 2008...

I still remember the day when my brother Sohail Khan, who always dreams big, thinks different, brought the proposal to anchor a show for Sony Entertainment Television. I had my reservations. The idea sounded so impractical that I rejected it even without giving it much thought. All my decisions are based on my instinct and some people think that I am too moody and cynical. But believe me I have been guided by my instincts and my heart all my life! I do not depend too much on intelligence, analysis and calculations… I believe in poet Adam who has said: " Aakal har kaam ko zulum bana deti hai…". Some meaning is lost in the translation-- that intelligence begets torture and torment and man is lost in deep thought and often feels ashamed of things that have never happened!

However, Sohail, the eternal optimist, and family friend Ajay Chhabaria have tremendous patience and endless power of persuasion. They kept asking me to look into the format closely. Their patience and perseverance paid dividends…

My experience of playing guest contestant in a show had taught me that simple inability to answer questions may humiliate a person in presence of millions of viewers. All such shows have that inherent humiliation. As a matter of fact most students do not ask questions in classrooms is only because of the fear of being refuted by the teacher and the thought of being ridiculed & booed by fellow students.

Questioning has been a taboo and there's social stigma attached to it which is quite unnecessary. Ours is a very obedient society. We have created an atmosphere in which ignorance has become bliss. What attracted me to the format of 10 Ka Dum is that there is no false shame and sense of humiliation if your answer is wrong. Sample survey has determined the exact answers in form of percentage and nearest to the exact answer is the winner.

This game is simple. It is a game of guessing.

So here I am convinced & ready to go…The format attracted me…and how! Stay connected will be back tomorrow....




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  • Posted on: 13 October 2010 at 12:01pmeshalodha

    phoenix mills on 12th oct 2010

    Dabang dvd release was there, all were there audience arbaaz khan malaika and sonakshi but not salman. we were standing from 2hours just to see you andget the dvd signed by you. but your brother said that you were not well so you dint turn up and i was broken completely. i just hope to see you in other events...love you alot :)
    and yes i have seen dabaang 4times and wanted 6 times but i still cant get enough of you.
    wish to meet you soon <3

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  • Posted on: 09 September 2010 at 2:13pmparii3



    Edited on:09 September 2010 at 2:14pm

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  • Posted on: 22 August 2010 at 1:35ammansoorbareilly

    love u

    assalamalaikum,arz hai
    'jane kyu log mohabbat mai daga dete hain ,khud ki nazron se muhabbat ko gira dete hain unko maaloom kya ahsas e muhabbat kya hai, log kis tarah muhabbat mai wafa dete hain'

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  • Posted on: 16 August 2010 at 8:35amsalman..khan

    Its Urgent

    Assalummu aalaikum bhaiya

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  • Posted on: 30 June 2010 at 7:34amsaarik

    assalamo alaykum Salman bhai,

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  • Posted on: 21 March 2010 at 10:06ampoonam25781

    Gudevening salman......How r u swtheart....m poonam....
    Salman m nt knowing tht wether i m on the right track to mak a contact wit u....i hav mailed u a lot of times but in vein....still to m tring hard to get through tis n mak a note tht i m nt goin to sit like tht......whenever i check my mail my heart starts runnig so fast in curiosity tht i would receive at least one mail frm u.......really desperate to get in contact wit u....please read my message n do reply soon.......god bless uuu....love u a lot.....

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  • Posted on: 16 March 2010 at 6:50amharichand

    seeking opportunity as a music director

    Honorable sir,
    with due regard
    I m one of the most praiser of your super acting in salulide cinema. u have created lot of unforgettable super hit films. may god grant u a lot of success in your flourishing career . it is my cardiac wishes .
    Sir i m a music composer from Delhi. i have done a lot of work for telefilms, serials, albums but i could not get chance for feature films. i m keen desirous to do some best creation of my music composition for film industries. kindly become a god father for me. i never forget your kind support to uplift my career as a music director.
    yours faithfully
    D.Shanker
    Music Director
    Delhi
    M-9871486865
    Ph-01122829334

    Edited on:16 March 2010 at 6:55am

  • Posted on: 09 March 2010 at 7:28ampoonam25781

    hi salman .......hw r u sweetheart......m poonam frm daund....salman i dnt knw wether u read our messages which we leave for u on this blog site....you knw salman i have fallen in love with you wen i was in 3rd standard....u r my first love....but if you ask me about ur likes n dislikes i dnt knw nething.....cos loving u isnt based on knowing u n releated wit ur fame....its ur eyes which drove me closer to u n in love to you....belive me its ur eyes which express ur heart n ur kindness to all....always remain the same human being....
    salman i want to ask u one thing......pleeeeeaaaaasssseee would u fulfill my one dream,my one wish,of meeting u in my lifetime that to my B"day tht is 25july.....i knw tht after reading this u might be laughing bt i m really serious....i wloud lik to share one thing wit u .....m married...my hubbies name is Roopesh....havin roopesh as my lifepartnesr is all i want ,but my life wld be a complete jst after meeting u...cos life is incomplete without meeting my first love....it would be the most precious gift for me from god....i knw u r quite busy bt no prob u can call me newhere in this world i will be there for u to meet u..i dont think this is impossible my love.....m waiting for your reply...love u....take care.....

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  • Posted on: 02 March 2010 at 7:59pmavnitavikash

    hi sir dis is da first time hav i visited ur blog n to tel u sir u r my best pliz email me ur contact if u can sir cz realy wana chat wid u wel i hav been finding ways to b in contact wid u n finally i hav found dis site u r da best n u rock

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  • Posted on: 10 February 2010 at 8:12ammehtanikki25

    hi
    plzz give ur contact no.

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