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Ek lafz e ishq thha ke jo afsaana ban gaya

Posted on: December 7, 2022

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“Mera Salaam”(1957) was produced and directed by Harbans for Sushil Pictures, Bombay. The movie had Bina Rai, Bharat Bhooshan, Durga Khote, Veena, Al Nasir, K.N.Singh, Nishi, Gope, Randhir, Ameer Banu, Heera Sawant, Leela Gupte, Cuckkoo, Maya Dass etc in it.

“Mera Salaam”(1957) had 12 songs in it. Four songs have been covered so far. Here is the fifth song from the movie to appear in the blog. The song is sung by Asha Bhonsle. Shewan Rizvi is the lyricist. Music is composed by Hafeez Khan.

Only audio of the song is available. I request our knowledgeable readers to throw light on the picturisation of the song.

The lyrics and other details were sent to me by Prakashchandra.

Audio link:

Song-Ek lafz e ishq thha ki jo afsaana ban gaya (Mera Salaam)(1957) Singer-Asha Bhonsle, Lyrics-Shewan Rizvi, MD-Hafeez Khan

Lyrics(Provided by Prakashchandra)

aaaa aaaa
aaaa aaan
ek lafz-e-ishq thhaa aaa aaa ke jo..oo
afsaanaa ban…nnn gayaa
haaan aaan aaaan
kabhee kabhee
mastaanaa ban gayaa aaa
tujhse nazar milaa ke
main kya kyaa na ban gayaa
khud shammaa ban gayaa
kabhi parwaanaa ban gayaa

jab kuchch naa ban sakaa to main aen aen aen
jab kuchch naa
ban sakaa to main
deewaanaa ban gayaa
deewaanaa ban gayaa

duniyaa se main
chhupaataa phiraa
teri daastaan
aa aaa aaaan
dil meraa raazdaar thhaa
main dil kaa raazdaan..aan
chhuptaa hai ae
junoon-e-muhabbat magar..rrr kahaan…aan
kadmon mein aa gayeen jo
gareebaan ki dhajjiyaan
ghabraa ke main bhi hosh se ae ae ae ae
ghabraake main bhi hosh se
begaanaa ban gayaa aaa
begaanaa ban gayaa

hhaan…aan ..aaaa
mujhko hai dil ka hosh naa aa
dil ko..o o mereee…eee khabar
deewaanaa mujhko
kehtey hain
jaataa hoon main jidhar
charchaa hai mere
ishq kaa aaa
aaa aaa aaa
ab har..rrr zabaan par
shewan ne tujhko dekh liyaa thha
bas ik nazar
itni zaraa si baat kaa
aaan aaa aaa
itni zaraa si baat kaa
afsaanaa ban gayaa…aaa
afsaanaa ban gayaa
itnee zaraa si baat ka
afsaanaa ban gayaa
jab kuchch naa
ban sakaa to main
deewaanaa ban gayaa aa aaa
deewaanaa ban gayaa

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