Muhammad Ali hands over a plaque to Mohammed Rafi in an undated picture from Yasmin Rafi's collection.
Considered arch-rivals by the public, Mohd Rafi appreciated and encouraged Kishore Kumar extensively. This picture was taken when Kishore Kumar visited Rafi at his son's Khalid's place in London. Image courtesy: Yasmin Rafi.
Mohd Rafi shared a great rapport with the Kapoor patriarch Prithviraj Kapoor, seen here cutting a birthday cake. Image courtsey: Yasmin Rafi.
SD Burman and Mohd Rafi shared a long and cherished association. Image courtesy: Yasmin Rafi.