The Kali ghats in the city of Calcutta saw the birth of Rajnarayan Dube in the year 1910 on 10 october. Rajnarayan Dube who went on to become what people called him "Pillar of Indian Cinema".He started early at a young age of 16. Moving to Bombay (Mumbai) was the first step of his journey. In Bombay(Mumbai), where his father seth Badriprasad Dube had a running business of financial services (money lending) got great help with his joining. After starting young, with guidance of his father and family friend Abhimanyu Singh, Rajnarayan Dube went on to establish Dube Industries which palyed a major role in development of bombay at that time. It had a diversed portfolio of Construction, Finance and Share Market.

Later in life Abhimanyu Singh, whom Rajnarayan Dube referred as his uncle and his very close family friend introduced Himanshu Roy a London return actor/ theater artist to Rajnarayan Dube with a dream of making a cinema company. He was looking for financial help for his project. But Himanshu couldn’t convince Rajnarayan Dube to invest in his project as he had no assurance over the returns of the investment. He had tried various attempts to get monetary help from elsewhere but to fail. After sometime Rajnarayan Dube got to know about Rai’s attempt to suicide. Rajnarayan Dube realised Himanshu Rai’s passion for art and came forward to support him to begin and establish Indian cinema’s biggest name Bombay Talkies

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