'Devdas' completes 15 years: Celebrating Sanjay Leela Bhansali's cinematic marvels


'Devdas', starring Shah Rukh Khan, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Madhuri Dixit, was Sanjay Leela Bhansali's ode to the novel of the same name. It set an example with its elaborate song-and-dance sequences, lavish sets and traditional costume. 'Devdas' was the highest grossing film of 2002 and was India's submission for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. Pic/Santa Banta

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Sanjay Leela Bhansali's name is resonant with grandeur, larger-than-life filmmaking, lavish sets, elaborate song-and-dance sequences and drama. As 'Devdas' completes 15 years, we look back at SLB's directorial journey from 'Khamoshi' to 'Bajirao Mastani'