Every year 8 lakh people commit suicide around the world. Speaking of India alone, last year about two lakh people ended their lives with their own hands. Suicide is the tenth leading cause of death in the world. Suicide is one of the leading causes of death among adolescents, especially those under 35 years of age. Every year, one or two million people in the world try to commit suicide, but not all of them die. Those who survive this often remain victims of major diseases for life. His life becomes worse than death. In such a situation, the question arises why do people commit suicide after all?
Psychologists say that when it becomes difficult to adapt to the challenges that life faces, we fail, then there is a great disappointment in the mind. Because of this, the desire to live life ends. Emotional conflict in which the mind is lost. Disappointment wins. After this, a person takes a terrible step like suicide. The tendency to suicide has been seen in people of all ages, but it is seen more in children. By taking the right steps at the right time, suicidal tendencies can be stopped. To do this, as soon as symptoms of depression are observed, a psychiatrist should first be consulted. By the way, in Bollywood there have been many such good movies in which the reasons for suicide have been discussed. In this it has been said how to avoid such negative thoughts.
Let us know about some of those movies, which help to overcome the idea of suicide…
1. Cinema- Chhichhore
“We are so absorbed in every victory, success, failure that we have forgotten to live life. If something is the most important thing in life, then it is life itself. But unfortunately, Sushant, who played the main role in this film, he was unable to execute it and embraced death. Shraddha Kapoor, Prateik Babbar, Varun Sharma, and Tusshar Pandey have major roles along with Sushant in this film. The film was released on September 6, 2019. It is produced by Sajid Nadiadwala, while is directed by Nitesh Tiwari.The story of the film is based on a student who attempts suicide after failing an exam.His father motivates him by telling him stories of his college life.The film received the 67th National Film Award for Best Film Hindi of the Year 2019. Sushant Singh Rajput’s performance in the film was highly praised.Before this, he also acted in ‘MS Dhoni’.
2. Movie – 3 Idiots
Directed by Raj Kumar Hirani, ‘3 Idiots’ was produced by Vidhu Vinod Chopra. This movie was released in the year 2009. It stars Aamir Khan, Sharman Joshi, R Madhavan, Kareena Kapoor, Boman Irani and Omi Vaidya in the lead roles. The story of the film is based on three engineering students, whose life changes after entering university. One of them is Rancho (Aamir Khan), after his entry in whose company Farhan Qureshi (R. Madhavan) and Raju Rastogi (Sharman Joshi) change their way of seeing life and studies. Also studying at the same university is Joy Lobo (Ali Fazal), who commits suicide after his dream project is rejected. Along with this, Ranch’s friend Raju Rastogi also tries to commit suicide, but is saved in time by his friends. The true philosophy of life will be seen in this film. Which is presented in a very simple way. The songs from the film also became very popular. Songs like ‘Jubi Dubi’ and ‘All is Well’ are still on people’s lips.
3. Movie- Masaan
Masaan film directed by Neeraj Ghayvan was released on July 24, 2015. Produced under the banner of Drishyam Films, Phantom Films, Macassar Productions and Sikhya Entertainment, the film has won awards such as the Federation International Press Cinematographic International Federation of Film Critics (FIPRESCI) and the Promising Future in Uncertain Regard section at the 8th Cannes Film Festival. The story of the film is woven around the five characters of Kashi. There is something in the life of all those who have died but have not yet reached the Masaan (crematory). To be honest, in this movie, lives take shape between death and the post-depressive environment. Different aspects of life in a small town. Struggling to get out of a slow and rushed life. The distorted shadow of society on the desire to live a free life. Love entangled in the net of castism. Such topics that we cannot take our eyes off but often ignore in our ordinary life, are all visible.
4. Movie- Karthik Calling Karthik
The psychological drama ‘Karthik Calling Karthik’ released in the year 2010 is directed by Vijay Lalwani. It stars Farhan Akhtar, Deepika Padukone, Ram Kapoor, and Shefali Shah in major roles. The story of the film is based on a man who has a mental illness. Because of this, he attempts suicide twice, but survives. In the film, Farhan plays a man named Karthik, who is an introvert. very shy People often ignore him and he dies. He falls in love with a beautiful girl who works in his own office. But he couldn’t express his love for her for four years. The reason for his despair is all these reasons that lead him to suicide. make him mentally ill. But love slowly changes his life. The film also stars actress Deepika Padukone in a major role.
5. Movie- Anjaana Anjaani
Directed by Siddharth Anand, the romantic comedy drama film ‘Anjaana Anjaani’ was released in the year 2010. The film stars Ranbir Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra in the lead roles. The story of this movie is based on the life of a boy and a girl. In it, the boy (Ranbir Kapoor) attempts suicide after being cheated on by his mistress while the girl (Priyanka Chopra) attempts suicide over business losses. To do this, both meet on a river bridge. After an incident there, they both return. But different try to commit suicide many times, in which they are unsuccessful. Once again, they both meet, then both decide that they will fulfill life’s remaining wishes first. After that we will die together. In this way both fall in love. This love forces both to change their decision. That is why it has been said that love is the greatest medicine for pain and suffering.