Posted Mon, October 22, 2012 2:06pm IST

The king of romance, who breathed his last yesterday, was known for portraying his heroines in their most graceful and glamorous avatars. We look at Chopra’s iconic films to find out how the legendary director managed to capture the beauty, grace and incredible charm of Bollywood’s divas on celluloid

In an industry ruled by its male superstars, Yash Chopra – the powerhouse of romantic movies – made his heroines stand out not just by projecting their glamorous personae on the silver screen, but by portraying beautiful stories that had space for some solid acting by the talented divas of B-town.

From Rekha in Silsila to Juhi Chawla in Darr and from Sridevi in Chandni to Madhuri Dixit in Dil To Pagal Hai, Chopra did all he could to make his heroines look their best even as he left no stone unturned to make his creations classy and eternally evergreen. We take a look at Chopra’s extensive filmography to find out who is the most beautiful screen goddess of his romantic films.