March 31, 2020

Kahin Bekhayal Hokar Yun Hi Chhu Liya Kisi Ne – Teen Devian (1965) | कहीं बेख़याल होकर यूँ ही छू लिया किसी ने | Mohammed Rafi

This gem from Bollywood is one of my all time favorite. The magical and one and only Rafi Sahaab could do justice as usual to …

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Chitra Singh – Aisa Lagta Hai Zindagi Tum Ho | ऐसा लगता है जिन्दगी तुम हो | Album – Echoes (1986)

“A complete stranger has the capacity to alter the life of another irrevocably. This domino effect has the capacity to change the course of an …

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Jagjit Singh – Apne Honthon Pe Sajana Chahta Hoon | अपने होंठों पर सजाना चाहता हूं | Album – Insearch (1992)

This unforgettable ghazal has been written by well known poet Qateel Shifai. Sometimes I feel that Jagjit Singh taught us see the beauty in suffering of …

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Amanush (1975) – Dil Aisa Kisi Ne Mera Toda | दिल ऐसा किसी ने मेरा तोड़ा | Kishore Kumar

For this amazing song Kishore Da won the 1976 Filmfare Award for Best Playback Singer Male. Indeevar also won the Best Lyricist Filmfare Award for this song. This …

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Gharonda (1977) – Ek Akela Is Sheher Mein | एक अकेला इस शहर में | Bhupinder Singh

When everyone give their best – singer, musician, poet, actor – you get a gem like this. Aab-o-dana. Aab means water, Dana means food. So in …

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Haider (2014) – Aao Na | आओ ना | Vishal Dadlani

This song is from Vishal Bhardwaj‘s adaptation of William Shakespeare’s ‘Hamlet’, movie named Haider. Lyrics has been written by Gulzar Saab and sung by Vishal …

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2 States (2014) – Chaandaniya | चाँदनियाँ | Mohan Kanan | Yashita Sharma

The hardest thing about someone being gone isn’t missing them so very much. It’s noticing how different life is without them. I love you, even …

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Do Aankhen Barah Haath (1957) – Aye Malik Tere Bande Hum | ऐ मालिक तेरे बन्दे हम | Lata Mangeshkar

This film won a Silver Bear at the 8th Berlin International Film Festival and was the first Indian film to win Golden Globe Award in …

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