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Tohfa (English: Gift) is a 1984 Bollywood drama film produced by D. Rama Naidu on Suresh Productions banner, directed by K. Raghavendra Rao. Starring Jeetendra, Sridevi, Jaya Prada in the lead roles and music composed by Bappi Lahari. The film is a remake of Telugu movie Devata (1982). The film became a hit and took the top spot at the box office in 1984.

It featured a hit pair of the 1980s, Jeetendra and Sridevi, known for their dancing skills, who appeared in numerous films together: hits like Himmatwala (1983) and Justice Chaudhry (1982). Tohfa, a heroine-centered story about two sisters and their love triangle with the hero, was a direct remake of K. Raghavendra Rao's earlier hit Telugu film Devata (1982), with Jayaprada and Sridevi playing the same roles. The story was similar to earlier films: 1959 Tamil film Kalyana Parisu directed by C. V. Sridhar, who also directed its Hindi remake, Nazrana (1961) starring Raj Kapoor and Vyjayanthimala. At the 32nd Filmfare Awards, Tohfa received three nominations: Shakti Kapoor for Best Comic Actor, Bappi Lahiri for Best Music and Indeevar received Best Lyrics nomination for "Tohfa Tere Pyaar Ka."