In Search…Of Jagjit Singh

Whenever I travel for work, I cannot NOT listen to GhazalJit Singh. While listening to one of the albums today, I wondered why some of the best albums of Jagjit Singh aren't present in most of the playlists (which normally start with 'Tumko dekha to ya khayal aaya' and stop at 'Hoshwalon ko khabar kya' … Continue reading In Search…Of Jagjit Singh

Bhoos ke dher mein – Lyrics and meaning – #GangsOfWasseypur

Right! Time for the another song lyrics and and it's meaning from the album Gangs of Wasseypur...This one, as a little birdie tells me, is a personal favorite of the pen magician (Varun Grover) who has to be credited for the song and for all the posts in this blog on Gangs of Wasseypur The … Continue reading Bhoos ke dher mein – Lyrics and meaning – #GangsOfWasseypur

ik Bagal mein chand hoga – Lyrics – Gangs of WasseyPur

Self explanatory 🙂 इक बगल में चाँद होगा, इक बगल में रोटियां,  इक बगल में नींद होगी, इक बगल में लोरियां,  हम चाँद पे रोटी की चादर डालकर सो जायेंगे,  और नींद से कह देंगे लोरी कल सुनाने आयेंगे.  इक बगल में खनखनाती सीपियाँ हो जाएँगी,  इक बगल में कुछ रुलाती सिसकियाँ हो जाएँगी,  हम सीपियों में … Continue reading ik Bagal mein chand hoga – Lyrics – Gangs of WasseyPur

Gangs of Wasseypur – Humnee ke chhori ke – lyrics & meaning

Like with the previous lyrics post, the credit of this post belongs only to  Varun Grover. Arguably the only song this year that touches the soul. A folk bhojpuri song that is sung by Deepak (a 14 year old boy) from Muzaffapur. The song features in Gangs Of Wasseypur. Read on...(English translation - in italics) ----------------------------------------------------------------------- … Continue reading Gangs of Wasseypur – Humnee ke chhori ke – lyrics & meaning

Womaniya – Lyrics

Thanks to Varun Grover, here are the lyrics of the song 'Womaniya' (from the music of the  film - Gangs Of Wasseypur). These are the original lyrics that were submitted but some words may have been altered during the final output. O Womaniya Prelude: तारै जो बबूना....तरती बबुनिया... बबूना के हत्थे न चरति बबुनिया... Mukhda: ओ … Continue reading Womaniya – Lyrics

Lyrics – Jiya ho bihar ke laal & I am a hunter (Gangs of wasseypur)

Yes, the two ‘unveiled’ songs from Gangs of Wasseypur are here: १.जीया हो बिहार के लाल(Jiya ho bihar ke laal) २. हम  हैं सीकारी (I am a hunter) Here are the lyrics for both!Song 1 - Hunter (हम  हैं  सीकारी)(English lyrics by Vedesh Sukoo, Hindi by Varun Grover) Haillloo…  Hello…  Hello I am a hunter and … Continue reading Lyrics – Jiya ho bihar ke laal & I am a hunter (Gangs of wasseypur)

SOTD – REIDI GUL – YASIR & JAWAD Khan Abdul ghani khan

Wish  I could write a thing or two in praise of this song...the poetry...but am scared I will dilute the beauty of this composition and poetry so here it is   Intro: Yawa wraze yao Sahra ke pa khkaar ootay wam rawan Yo Gulab me walar olid prakeda, khaista khanda Verse 1: Yawa wraze yao … Continue reading SOTD – REIDI GUL – YASIR & JAWAD Khan Abdul ghani khan