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[[caption-width-right:220:A [[Main/BollywoodMovies Bollywood]] Ghost Story]]

Paheli (The Riddle) is a 2005 Hindi language movie directed by Amol Palikar and produced by Gauri Khan. It stars Shahrukh Khan and Rani Mukerji.
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!!Paheli contains examples of:

* ColorCodedForYourConvenience - When the ghost first takes the form of Kishanlal, his turban is more colorful, hinting at his more passionate personality.
* DistractedByTheLuxury - The ghost keeps Kishanlal's father from becoming too suspicious by giving him gold coins.
* ShapeshiftingLover and ShapeshiftingSeducer - He takes the forms of birds, a rodent, and finally Lachchi's husband. She falls in love with him when he tells her who she is.
* ToiletHumor - Near the beginning, the ghost (in the form of a crow) defecates on Lachchi's clothes.