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Blog Day :

5075 Post No. : 16997

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Blog 10-Year Challenge (2012-2022) – Song No. 51
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This date (10 June) ten years ago (2012) was a lean day or the blog when only two songs from two different movies were covered in the blog.

Here are the details:-

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Blog post number Song Movie (Year) Reamrks
6067 Har zabaan ruki ruki Baaz (1953) Movie YIPPEED by now
6068 Raat bhi sard hai Mujrim (1970) 3 songs covered out of 5

We observe from the table that one out of two movies whose songs were covered ten years ago on this date has since been YIPPEED.

That leaves us with only one movie that is eligible for Blog Ten Year Challenge today (10 June 2022).

This movie is “Mujrim”(1970).

“Mujrim”(1970) was produced by Rajkumar Kohli and directed by Kewal Mishra for Shankar Films, Bombay. The movie had Joy Mukerjee, Kumud Chugani, Dev Kumar, Jayant, Nishi, Brahmchari, Hiralal, Rajen Haksar, Kundan, Balwant, Jayashree.T., Meenakshi, Rekha Chauhan, Roopali Birbal, Rirkoo, Umadatt, Kapila,Aassie, cocacola, Khairati, Gama, Anil Hanspal, Shirley(dancer), Ramesh Deo, Ram Kumar etc in it.

“Mujrim”(1970) had five songs in it. Three sngs have been covered so far.

Here is the fourth song from the movie. It is sung by Asha Bhonsle. The song is picturised on Nishi Kohli and Joy Mukherjee.

The movie had two lyricists, but the lyricist of this song is not known. Music is composed by Sonik Omi.

Lyrics of the song and other details were sent by Prakashchandra.

Video


Audio

Song-Dil ke mehmaan mujhe kahaan chala chhod ke (Mujrim)(1970) Singer-Asha Bhonsle, Lyrics-Not known, MD-Sonik Omi

Lyrics(Provided by Prakashchandra)

haayye rabbaa..aaa
haayye ae
dil ka mehmaan mujhe kahaan chalaa chhod ke

haayye
dil kaa mehmaan mujhe kahaan chalaa chhod ke ae
baahon ka haar dekho jaanaa nahin tod ke
nainon kaa teer tooney
uyyee..eee
chubho..ooo diyaa rey
jadga jillaa
jadga jillaa
jadga jillaa
haayye jadga jillaa
jadga jillaa
jadga jillaa
dil kaa mehmaan mujhe kahan chalaa chhod ke ae
baahon ka haar dekho jaanaa nahin tod ke
naainon kaa teer tooney sssss
uyyee chubho..ooo diyaa rey
jadga jillaa
jadga jillaa
jadga jillaa
haayye haayye
jadga jillaa
jadga jillaa
jadga jillaa

(laughing sound)

haayye main mar jaawaan..aan

dekhaa karoon
tujhey dekhaa karoon
dil na maaney
o meri haalat buree hai
dekhaa karoon
tujhey dekhaa karoon
dil na maaney ae ae
o meree haalat buree hai
tadpaa karoon
main to tadpaa karoon
din dahaadey ae
o bairee chaahat buree hai
chaahaa karoon..oon
main to..oo raat bhar
o dholaa aahein bharoon
main to..oo raat bhar
haayye tere binaa to..oo rahaa naa jaaayein
dil kaa mehmaan mujhe kahaan chalaa chhod ke ae
baahon ka haar dekho jaanaa nahin tod ke
nainon kaa teer tooney ss
uyyee chubho..ooo diyaa rey
jadga jillaa
jadga jillaa
jadga jillaa
haayye haayye
jadga jillaa
jadga jillaa
jadga jillaa

naa jaa rey julmee

le chal kaheen
chaahey le chal kaheen
rut suhaanee ee
o sajan tere liye hai
le chal kaheen
chaahey le chal kaheen
rut suhaanee
o sajan tere liye hai
behki nazar
meri behkee nazar
ye jawaanee
o balam tere liye hai
le ley mazaa aa
tu mere..ae roop kaa
o raajaa
thhandi thhandi sunehree dhoop ka
arrey dil mein jo hai..ae..ae
kahaa naa jaaye
dil kaa mehmaan mujhe kahaan chalaa chhod ke ae
baahon ka haar dekho jaanaa nahin tod ke
nainon kaa teer tooney ss
uyyee chubho..ooo diyaa rey
jadga jillaa
jadga jillaa
jadga jillaa
haayye
jadga jillaa
jadga jillaa
jadga jillaa

dil kaa mehmaan mujhe kahaan chalaa chhod ke ae
baahon ka haar dekho jaanaa nahin tod ke
nainon kaa teer tooney
uyyee chubho..ooo diyaa rey
jadga jillaa
jadga jillaa
jadga jillaa
haayye haayye
jadga jillaa
jadga jillaa
jadga jillaa


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Blog Day :

5031 Post No. : 16940

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Blog 10-Year Challenge (2012-2022) – Song No. 45
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This date ten years ago (27 April 2012) saw seven songs from seven different movies getting covered in the blog. Here are the details:-

Blog post number Song Movie (Year) Remarks
5876 Piyaa aaja re dil mera pukaare Footpath (1953) Movie YIPPEED by now
5877 Kyun jee aakhir kaun ho tum Reshmi Roomaal(1961) Movie YIPPEED by now
5878 Tere pyaar mein dildaar jo hai mera haal e zaar Mere Mehboob(1963) Movie YIPPEED by now
5879 I love you you love me Barood(1976) Movie YIPPEED by now
5880 Ae meri jaane chaman Mujrim(1970) 2 songs covered out of 5 by now
5881 Kaisa hai mere dil tu khilaadi Gambler (1971) Movie YIPPEED by now
5882 Simti huyi ye ghadiyaan Chambal Ki Kasam(1979) 6 songs covered out of 8 by now

Five movies (out of seven) whose songs were covered ten years ago on this date have since been YIPPEED. That leaves us with only two movies that are eligible for Blog ten year challenge today (27 April 2022).

“Mujrim”(1970) is one of the eligible movies.

“Mujrim”(1970) was produced by Rajkumar Kohli and directed by Kewal Mishra for Shankar Films, Bombay. The movie had Joy Mukerjee, Kumud Chhugani, Dev Kumar, Jayant, Nishi, Brahmchari, Hiralal, Rajen Haksar, Kundan, Balwant, Jayashree T, Meenakshi, Rekha Chauhan, Roopali, Birbal, Rirkoo, Umadatt, Kapila, Aassie, Cocacola, Khairati, Gama, Anil Hanspal, Shirley(dancer), Ramesh Deo, Ram Kumar etc in it.

The movie had 5 songs in it. Two songs have been covered so far.

Here is the third song from “Mujrim”(1970) to appear in the blog. The song is sung by Asha Bhonsle. Sonik Omi are the composers. The movie had two lyricists namely Hasrat Jaipuri and Verma Malik. But the lyricist of this song is not known.

The song is picturised as a cabarat dance song on Jayshree T. Joy Mukherjee and Kumud Chugaani are also visible in the picturisation.

Lyrics of the song and other details are sent to me by Prakashchandra.

video link:

audio link:

Song-Mujrim jo pyaar ka hai (Mujrim)(1970) Singer-Asha Bhonsle, MD-Sonik Omi

Lyrics(Provided by Prakashchandra)

mujrim
ye mujrim
woh mujrim
tu mujrim
main mujrim
ye saari duniyaa mujrim…mmm
hahahaha

mujrim jo pyaar kaa hai ae ae
hho o ho o
mujrim jo pyaar kaa hai
ye dil usee dildaar kaa hai
aahhaa haa aa
aankhon mein hai woh qaatil
jo ho jaaye meraa
ikhtiyaar hai
hho o o ho o o ho
mujrim jo pyaar kaa hai
ho o o o o
mujrim jo pyaar kaa hai
ye dil usee dildaar kaa hai
aahhaa ahaa aahhaa
aankhon mein hai woh qaatil
jo ho jaaye meraa
ikhtiyaar hai
o o o
mujrim jo pyaar kaa hai aey ae

marzee…eee..ee
qaidi mera dil ke mahal mein rakhoongi
haa aa haa
marzee…eee..ee
qaidi mera dil ke mahal mein rakhoongee
chupke chupke baahein hongeen
aur nasheelee hhaaahhaaa aaa
raatein hongeen
jaan bhi karoongi fidaa..aaa..aaa….aaa
mujrim jo pyaar kaa hai
ho o ho
mujrim jo pyaar kaa hai
ye dil usee dildaar kaa hai
ha ha ha ha
aankhon mein hai woh qaatil
jo ho jaaye meraa
ikhtiyaar hai
hoo ho o o hho
mujrim jo pyaar kaa hai ae ae

mere..aey peechhey
bhaagey duniyaa
peechhey tere main padee hoon
haa
mere..aey ae ae peechhey
bhaagey duniyaa
peechhey tere main padee hoon
ye bahaarein
shokh bahaarein
leke teraa
ha aa
naam pukaarey ae
ab to galey se lagaa..aaa
mujrim jo pyaar kaa hai
ho o ho o
mujrim jo pyaar kaa hai
ye dil usee dildaar kaa hai
ahahaha
aankhon mein hai woh qaatil
jo ho jaaye meraa
ikhtiyaar hai
o o o
mujrim jo pyaar kaa hai aey ae


This article is written by Avinash Scrapwala, a fellow enthusiast of Hindi movie music and a contributor to this blog. This article is meant to be posted in atulsongaday.me. If this article appears in other sites without the knowledge and consent of the web administrator of atulsongaday.me, then it is piracy of the copyright content of atulsongaday.me and is a punishable offence under the existing laws.

Blog Day :

5004 Post No. : 16904

Today’s song is from the ‘1970’ movie ‘Suhaana Safar’.

Many of my articles are prompted when my memory gets triggered while listeneing to (or thinking about) songs of movies that I watched long ago.

Today’s post is one such post.

I was travelling to pick up my elder daughter from her new working place which is around 150 kms from Vadodara ( a journey of around two hours and forty-five minutes long). I was travelling to bring her back home for ‘holi’ vacation and her marriage vacation 🙂 (her marriage is scheduled this week). 🙂

I was travelling in the afternoon. When I switched on to ‘vividh bharati’ on 93.9FM’ I got to listen to this program ‘kuchh baatein kuchh geet’. It is a ‘theme’ based program where the audience also share their thoughts related to the theme and request for songs of their choice according to the theme.

During this program I got to listen to this song ‘aha aha aa ye suhaana safar’ (as the theme for that day of 17th March 2022 was ‘suhaana’ or ‘suhawnaapan’ etc.

I liked this song very much. It brought back memories of watching this movie when I must be around seven-eight years old. This movie was screened at the weekly screening of movies at the colony club where we then resided.

Though I do not remember this movie now, but this song is permanently embedded on my mind. I had shared this song as a ‘lyrics contributor’ on the blog.

I must be between two-three years old when this movie ‘Suhaana Safar-1970’ had released. Recently I came across many movies of ‘end-sixties’ or from the years – 1968 to 1971 where songs from some of the movies are part of my nostalgia of those years.

I am sure some songs may be getting embedded on my impressionable mind then where the elders must have carried me to movies they watched or some songs were played frequently on the radio, when I was growing, and thus they become part of my vague memories.

I had earlier attempted to list down the songs which makes me feel nostalgic and those songs which bring back old memories, in this post.

I am thinking to revisit movies in chronological order -from the year of my birth i.e. 1968 to 1983-85 when I become a grown up boy and had completed my 10+2 education. I am sure this will be an interesting ‘journey’. But that is a part of another ‘series’ 🙂 of posts.

Coming back to the today’s post now …

When I reached back to my ‘base station’’ I browsed the blog and noted that this movie ‘Suhaana Safar’ is yet to be ‘Yippeeee’ed’ on the blog. On checking the remaining two songs I find the song under discussion more suitable for today’s presentation as the song is happening on a ‘marriage function’ in the movie.

“Suhaana Safar -1970” was directed by Vijay for ‘Century Films, Bombay’.

It had Shashi Kapoor, Sharmila Tagore, Om Prakash, Lalita Pawar, David, Manmohan Krishna, Leela Mishra, Bhagwan, K.N. Singh, Tiwari, Sunder, Randhir, Mukri, Keshto Mukherji, Sherry, and others.

This movie had six songs written by Anand Bakshi and composed to music by Laxmikant-Pyarelal.

Five songs from this movie have already been posted on the blog as given below.

SNo Song Title Singer/s Posted On
01 Aha aha ye suhaana safar Mohd Rafi 18.03.2018
02 Haay re paisa… paise ka hai kya yakeen Mohd Rafi 28.03.2022
03 Tim tim tim tim chamke re taara… Lata Mangeshkar, chorus Being discussed today
04 Choodiyaan bazaar se mangwaa de re Asha Bhonsle, Mohd Rafi 08.03.2012
05 Saari khushiyaan hai muhabbat ki … Mohd Rafi 21.06.2009
06 Aha aha ye suhaana safar Suman Kalyanpur 18.03.2018

Today’s song is sung by Lata Mangeshkar. This vigorous dance song is lip synced by Jayshree T. She has given an energetic and enthusiastic performance in this song which is highly enjoyable to watch.

Also seen in the picturisation of the song are Shashi Kapoor and many other male-female artists.

Let us now enjoy today’s song and say ‘Yippeeee’ to this movie ‘Suhaana Safar-1970’ on the blog.

(When I had already noted the lyrics of this song and noting the date of the earlier posts, I noted that this movie was eligible for ‘blog ten-year challenge’ on 08.03.2022. And as usual lyrics of the remaining two songs from this movie were also sent by our dear Prakash ji for that day.)

Video

Audio

Song-Tim tim chamke re taara (Suhaana Safar)(1970) Singer-Lata, Lyrics-Anand Bakshi, MD-Laxmikant Pyarelal
Chorus

Lyrics(Provided by Prakashchandra)

aa aa aa aa aa aa aa aa aa aa
aa aa aa aa aa aa aa aa aa aa

tim tim tim tim chamke re taaraa
o re damkey roop tihaaraa aa
tim tim tim tim chamke re taaraa
o re damkey roop tihaaraa
oye dulhaniyaa
jeewan saathi aaya
aaya leke baraati o taubaa
tim tim tim tim chamke re taaraa
o re damkey roop tihaaraa

oye dulhaniyaa
jeewan saathi aaya
aaya leke baraati o taubaa

ghoonghtaa giraa le ae
mukhdaa chhupaa le
ghoonghtaa giraa le ae
mukhdaa chhupaa le

ghoonghtaa giraa le ae
mukhdaa chhupaa le
laagey naa nazar
kaalaa tikaa lagaa le
khan khan khan khan khanke kalaayi
o re taubaa raam duhaayi
oye dulhaniyaa
dulhaniyaa aa aa
jeewan saathi aaya
aaya

leke baraati o taubaa

boley sajan se
teri painjaniyaa
boley sajan se
teri painjaniyaa

boley sajan se ae
teri painjaniyaa
le chal banaa ke mohe apni sajaniyaa
dam dam dam dam damroo baaje
o re ghunghroo pag mein saaje
oye dulhaniyaa
dulhaniyaa aa aa
jeewan saathi aaya
aaya
leke baraati o taubaa

resham ki pagdi ee
phoolon ka sehraa
resham ki pagdi ee
phoolon ka sehraa

resham ki pagdi ee
phoolon ka sehraa
chamke khushi se dekho dulhe ka chehraa
dhak dhak dhak dhak dhadke jiyaraa
o re bhadke kyun angaaraa
oye dulhaniyaa
dulhaniyaa aa aa
jeewan saathi aaya
aaya

leke baraati o taubaa
tim tim tim tim chamke re taaraa
o re damkey roop tihaaraa aa

oye dulhaniyaa
jeewan saathi aaya
aaya leke baraati o taubaa


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Blog Day :

5001 Post No. : 16901

“Suhaana Safar”(1970) was produced by R c Kumar and directed by Vijay for Century Films, Bombay. The movie had Shashi kapoor, Sharmila Tagore, Lalita Pawar, David, Manmohan Krishna, Mohan Sherry, Mona Rajput, Om Prakash, Moolchand, Ulhas, Johnny Whisky, Bhagwan, Leela Misra, K.N.Singh, Tiwari, Sundar, Randhir, Mukri, Keshto Mukherji, Shetty, Gopal Saigal, V Gopal, Mirza Mushraf, Kailash Chopra, Baldev Mehta, Khairati, Brijmohan, Meena T.,Mona, Panchotiya, Birbal, Sikander, Kirti Kumar, Punyadas, Dilip Dutt, Jerry, Pehalwan, Jayshree T, Shah, Uma Dutt, Renu, Mac Mohan etc. The movie introduced Monica,Paritosh,Jogen,Malti joshi,Bhanumati, Gloria and Rajita.

“Suhaana Safar”(1970) had six songs in it. Four songs have been covered in the past.

Here is the fifth song from “Suhaana Safar”(1970). the song is sung by Rafi and chorus. Anand Bakshi is the lyricist. Music is composed by Laxmikant Pyarelal.

The song is lip synced by Shashi Kapoor. Sharmila Tagore,Leela Mishra, Bhagwan dada aka Shree Bhagwan,David,Sundar, Birbal, Meena.T., V.Gopal, Renu, Jerry, Manmohan Krishna, Mohan Shetty
and Mac mohan are also seen in the picturisation.

Lyrics of the song and other details were sent by Prakashandra.

audio link:

video link:

Song-Paise ka kya yakeen (Suhaana Safar)(1970) Singer-Rafi, Lyrics- Anand Bakshi, MD-Laxmikant Pyarelal

Lyrics(Provided by Prakashchandra)

haayye rey paisaa
haayye rey paisaa
haayye rey paisaa
haayye ae

paisey ka kyaa yakeen
kabhi hai ye to kabhi naheen
paisey ka kyaa yakeen
kabhi hai ye to kabhi naheen
paisey ka guroor kyaa
aisaa bhi huzoor kyaa
paisey ka guroor kyaa
aisaa bhi huzoor kyaa
daulat ka suroor kyaa
aisaa bhi huzoor kyaa
paisey ka kyaa yakeen
kabhi hai ye to kabhi naheen
paisey ka kyaa yakeen
kabhi hai ye to kabhi naheen
paisey ka guroor kyaa
aisaa bhi huzoor kyaa
daulat ka suroor kyaa
aisaa bhi huzoor kyaa

paisey ke badley
tumhaari aankhein koyi maangey
kya dey dogey
kyaa de dogey
ho o daulat ke ae
daulat ke badley
tumhaari izzat koyi maangey
kya de dogey
kya de dogey
aao aao
inn paisey waalon ko samjhaao
paisey ka kyaa yakeen
kabhi hai ye to kabhi naheen
paisey ka kyaa yakeen
kabhi hai ye to kabhi naheen
paisey ka guroor kyaa
aisaa bhi huzoor kyaa
daulat ka suroor kyaa
aisaa bhi huzoor kyaa

kya sohni ke paas koyi jaageer thhi
jo mahiwaal huaa deewaanaa
huaa deewaanaa
kyaa majnoo thhaa seth
kyaa majnoo thhaa seth koyi
jo dil de baithee Lailaa
ye batlaanaa
ajee batlaanaa
jaao jaao uss deewaanee ladki ko batalaao
paisey ka kyaa yakeen
kabhi hai ye to kabhi naheen
paisey ka kyaa yakeen
kabhi hai ye to kabhi naheen
paisey ka guroor kyaa
aisaa bhi huzoor kyaa
daulat ka suroor kyaa
aisaa bhi huzoor kyaa

kyaa heerey moti
dhadak saktey hain bann`ke
dil kabhi seeney mein
kabhi seeney mein
ho o sonaa chaandee
sonaa chaandi hee naheen
kuchch aur bhi hotaa hai yaaron
jeeney mein.. aen
haan jeeney mein ..aen
jaao jaao
uss khidki ke saamney gaao..oo
paisey ka kyaa yakeen
kabhi hai ye to kabhi naheen
paisey ka kyaa yakeen
kabhi hai ye to kabhi naheen

paisey ka guroor kyaa
aisaa bhi huzoor kyaa
daulat ka suroor kyaa
aisaa bhi huzoor kyaa
paisey ka kyaa yakeen
kabhi hai ye to kabhi naheen
paisey ka kyaa yakeen
kabhi hai ye to kabhi naheen

paisey ka guroor kyaa aisaa bhi huzoor kyaa (paisey ka kyaa yakeen kabhi hai ye to kabhi naheen)
daulat ka suroor kyaa aisaa bhi huzoor kyaa (paisey ka kyaa yakeen kabhi hai ye to kabhi naheen)
paisey ka kyaa yakeen
kabhi hai ye to kabhi naheen
paisey ka kyaa yakeen
kabhi hai ye to kabhi naheen
paissa
haayye paisaaa


This article is written by nahm, a fellow enthusiast of Hindi movie music and a contributor to this blog. This article is meant to be posted in atulsongaday.me. If this article appears in other sites without the knowledge and consent of the web administrator of atulsongaday.me, then it is piracy of the copyright content of atulsongaday.me and is a punishable offence under the existing laws.

Blog Day :

4944 Post No. : 16803 Movie Count :

4574

In Memory of Mahatma Gandhi – the father of the nation.
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Eknath Easwaran writes in the preface of a book:

“In India, Mahatma Gandhi is officially Father of the Nation. Under his leadership India attained freedom from the British Empire through a 30-year campaign based on complete non-violence that ended with both sides allied in respect and friendship. That alone will secure his place in the history books, but not necessarily his place in a series of the world’s spiritual classics.”

He says further:
“One of the first lessons Gandhi learned in South Africa was to begin by bringing people together onto higher ground. India was exploitable because it exploited our own people. We were weak because we were divided into innumerable factions, each seeking its own gain, making it simple to play us against each other – an old Roman empire tactic practiced by the East India Company and made official imperial policy after the mutiny (1857). His analysis made perfect sense, once grasped, but it wasn’t a matter of politics to Gandhi. It was the obvious corollary of the unity of life, in which the welfare of all of us together was bound up with those whom the poet Rabindranath Tagore called “the lowest, the lowliest, and the lost.”

Those ideas sound conventional enough today, but to put them into proactive is always a shock. In India they caused an earthquake. By linking independence with the way, we treated one another, Gandhi shook the country from top to bottom. Gandhi made a cornerstone of his campaign for national freedom the freedom of those whom the rest of India called “untouchable”. He campaigned for them from the Himalayas to India’s southernmost tip.

Everywhere he told us that all of us were one and that we would never have the unity to throw off foreign rule, or even be worthy of self-government, until we ceased exploiting our own people……..It was an impossible appeal because it attacked ways of thinking ground deep into unconscious conditioning for countless generations. Yet people all over India responded……..The man had to walk! And with equal joy and amazement India rose too.

These are some of the quotes of Mahatma Gandhi’s various writings and editorials:
“For me patriotism is the same as humanity. I am patriot because I am human and humane. It is not exclusive. I will not hurt England or Germany to serve India……The law of the patriot is not different from the law of the patriarch. And a patriot is so much a patriot, if he is a lukewarm humanitarian. There is no conflict between private and political law. A non-cooperator, for instance, would act exactly in the same manner towards his father or brother as he is today acting towards the (British) Government.” – Young India, March 16, 1921.

“Our ability to reach unity in diversity will be the beauty and the test of our civilization.” – Young India, January 8, 1925.

“A man is but a product of his thoughts; what he thinks, he becomes.” – Ethical religion.

This song I am presenting is from an unreleased movie titled “Bapu ka Sapna”. The song is not really talking about Mahatma Gandhi, but pays tribute to his philosophy in the beginning, with these lines:

Eeshwar Allah tero naam
Sab ko sanmati de bhagwaan

This is the only song recorded for this film, as per the list on myswar.com. There is an interesting story about how found this song. Today 30th January is also the 93rd birthday of an actor of repute in hindi and Marathi films, theatre and TV, Ramesh Deo. When I saw his name in the anniversary page, I remembered a video the a Rafi song filmed on Ramesh Deo in a black in a white film. I had seen it a few days ago and thought I had saved the details somewhere. I started looking for it but could not find it. I searched for the song on youtube, but found another song in colour, a duet of Rafi sahab and Usha Mangeshkar. Then I looked for the imdb page on him for his filmography (https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0219946/) , where I found this film “Bapu ka sapna”.
January 30 is also 74th anniversary of the assassination of Mahatma Gandhi, I decided to post this song from the film, that was starred Ramesh Deo, but never released. For Ramesh Deo, this birthday post had appeared in 2018.

(Kaun sachcha hai kaun jhoothha hai).
Ramesh Deo was commonly seen in movies of 70’s and 80’s with his wife Seema Deo, in character roles. Notable film I remember is ‘Anand’.

I found these posts which are posted in the blog on the occasion of his death anniversary:

Kahaa raam hey raam
Mohandas Karanchand Gandhi para pujaari ahinsa ke
Jai bolo Mahatma Gandhi ki
Suno suno ae duniyaawaalon

There are many more posts celebrating October 2nd as Gandhi ji’s birth anniversary, but I find that the death anniversary posts have ceased after 2015. No matter, this can soon be rectified.
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. says, “Gandhi was inevitable. If humanity is to progress. Gandhi is inescapable…….we may ignore him at our own risk.”
Mahatma Gandhi returned to India in 1915, after having spent 20 years in South Africa, spearheading civil right movements there. Having gone to Britain to study law as a young man, returned to India to practice law and shifted to South Africa to practice law, but turned into a civil activist, fighting for the human rights of native Indians there, the experience and exposure to varied issues of humans was instrumental in shaping the man and his intellectual abilities.
What use is the higher education, or the study in the world’s best universities, if one is not able to make use of the advantages it gives, the broadening of mental horizons it entails, to have a true arial view of the issues at hand. Arial view, as in watching a scene, as not a part of the scene, but from the outside.
People of my generation can only imagine, those times, when Gandhi ji was assassinated, so soon after the independence and partition of the cohesive entity that the United State of India, was becoming. From all accounts Gandhi ji was opposed to the partition of the country, and surprisingly, he was not assassinated before 15th August 1947. He is said to have eventually agreed to the partition but his disillusionment with the other leaders is well known. And it is not surprising that he opposed the partition, as it is the very antithesis of his philosophy of unity of ‘highest with the lowest’. The have’s and the have not’s, in other words. I also think, that the visionary in him, is bound have expected this to happen. That a colonial power, having seen the dare-devilry and bravery of all those who opposed their colonisation, and made them struggle for 2 long years, in attaining control of the various kingdoms and states, the cultural and spiritual power of an ancient civilization, with rich natural and human resources, the intellectual power (that the visionaries of united India, could see as a future super power, not just a soft power), were never going to leave the sub-continent intact. They had vast experiences in destroying the united forces, and they toiled for full 5 years, to dismantle ‘the ottoman empire’ brick by brick, brick by brick. The writings were on the wall, and Gandhi could do nothing to stop it. But eventually, paid the price for his high ideals with his life.
And today, the same world powers are hunting for a new ‘theatre of war’, to sell their arms and ammunitions which can revive their fledging economies. Big economies, liberalised one’s are relatively safe, as they can’t be put to flames in a war. So, our visionary economists have done well to liberalise the Indian economy in the 90’s.
It is never the time to not remember and remind ourselves of the gandhian principles of non-violence and non-violent solutions. I had heard some predictions that 3rd world war is going to be for ‘water’ and 4th one will be fought for parking. This joke apart, the wars are still over power, money, money power and power money.
Mahatma Gandhi’s legacy and his preaching of non-violence methods of struggle, have gone on to be emulated in various freedom and civil rights movements the world over. I have seen Richard Attenborough’s ‘Gandhi’(1982), where Ben Kingsley played the role of Mahatma Gandhi and won an Oscar for his efforts. I agree with those people, who thought that future generations, will be seeing Ben Kingsley’s movie stills and think that this is the real Gandhi.
In just over 30 years, of Mahatma Gandhi’s involvement in the freedom struggle, he has to his credit, many successful movements. Non-cooperation movement, the swadeshi movement, dandi march, the jail bharo movement are notable in this struggle. Sustaining such a movement for this long in a country full of poor people, is no small task. It required great leadership and mobilization of collective imagination. They imagined ‘swaraj’ and freedom, so they believed in it and achieved it. It is the full truth that every movement and revolutions start in the mind. That is exactly the reason he is hailed as among the greatest of leaders in human history.
I consider it prudent to repeat what Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. said about Gandhi:
“Gandhi was inevitable. If humanity is to progress. Gandhi is inescapable…….we may ignore him at our own risk.”

Okay, I have said enough. So, we move on to the rare song from ‘Bapu ka Sapna’. The singers are Mukesh, Hemlata accompanied by chorus. Lyrics are by Taajdar Taj and Ratandeep-Hemraj are the composers.

Audio:

Song-Ham ne dekha thha ek sapna (Bapu Ka Sapna)(1970)(UR) Singers-Mukesh, Hemlata, Lyrics-Taajdar Taj, Music director-Ratandeep-Hemraj
both together,
male chorus,
female chorus

Lyrics

(Shankh…..)
(church bells)
Allah o akbar
Allah o akbar
Allah o akbar
Allah o akbar

Aaa aaaaaaaa
Aaaa aaaaaaa
Aaaaaaaaaa

Vande maataram
Aaaaa aaaaaa
Vande maataram
Aaaaa aaaaaa
Eeshwar Allah tero naam
Vande maataram
Sab ko sanmati de bhagwaan
Vande maataram
Aaaaa aaaaaaaa
Aaaaaaaaaaaa
Aaaaaaaaaaa
Ham ne dekha thha ek sapnaa
Ham ne dekha thha ek sapnaa
Raat andheri pal do pal ki
Apni hongi khushiyaan kal ki
Aane waali nayi pehar ka
Suraj hai apnaa aaa
Ham ne dekha thha ek sapnaa
Ham ne dekha thha ek sapnaa
Aaa aaaaaa
Aaaaaa aaaaaaa
Aaaaaa aaaaaaa
Aaaaa aaaaaaa

Toot gayi zanjeer e ghulaami
Jaage sab ke bhaag yehaan
Waqt ne lekin chhod diye thhe
Jung ke kaale naag yehaan
Jung ki baazi jeetne waalon
Aur bhi hai ek aag yehaan
Aag mein jis ki jal jaate hain
Jeewan ke sab raag yehaan
Jeewan ke sab raag yehaan
Jeewan ke sab raag yehaan
Aaa aaaaaa
Aaaaaa aaaaaaa
Aaaaaa aaaaaaa
Aaaaa aaaaaaa

Ham ne dekha thha ek sapnaa

Ooo oooooo oooo
Oooooo
Kheton ki yeh paawan mitti
Mehki aur gulzar hui

Oye Mehki aur gulzar hui
Jaal milon ka aisa phaila
Kapde ki bharmaar hui

Oye Kapde ki bharmaar hui

Aaaaa aaaaaaa
Aaaaa aaaaaa
Aaaaa aaaaaa

Log hain phir bhi bhooke nanage
Mehnat sab bekaar hui
Kuchh to socho
Desh ki janta aa aaa
Kuchh to socho
Desh ki janta aa
Itni kyun laachaar hui

Itni kyun laachaar hui
Itni kyun laachaar hui


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Blog Day :

4918 Post No. : 16745

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Blog 10-Year Challenge (2012-2022) – Song No. 04
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This day ten years ago (4 January 2012) saw as many as eight songs discussed in the blog.

Here is the list of the songs that were covered in the blog on 4 january 2012:-

Blog post number Song Movie (Year) MD Lyricist Singer(s) Remarks
5241 Jeewan ki beena ka taar boley Raani Roopmati (1959) S N Tripathi Bharat Vyas Lata Movie YIPPEED by now
5242 Phool sa chehra chaand si rangat Raat Aur Din(1967) Shankar Jaikishan Hasrat Jaipuri Rafi Movie YIPPEED by now
5243 Teri haseen nigaah ka ehsaanmand hoon Devi(1970) Laxmikant Pyarelal Anand Bakshi Rafi-Lata 2 songs covered out of 5
5244 Tan mann tere rang rangoongee Archana (1973) Shankar Jaikishan Neeraj Lata 3 songs covered out of 6
5245 Diye jalte hain phool khilte hain Namak Haraam(1973) R D Burman Anand Bakshi Kishore Kumar Movie YIPPEED by now
5246 Kisi baat par main kisi se khafaa hoon Bemisaal(1982) R D Burman Anand Bakshi Kishore Kumar Movie YIPPEED by now
5247 Apne hothhon ki bansi banaa le mujhe Gambler(1970) S D Burman Neeraj Lata-Kishore Kumar Movie YIPPEED by now
5248 Zindagi ke safar mein guzar jaate hain jo makaam AapKi Kasam (1974) R D Burman Anand Bakshi Kishore Kumar Movie YIPPEED by now

One can notice that six out of eight movies whose songs were covered ten years ago have since been YIPPEED. Only two movies, whose songs were covered that day are eligible for Blog Ten Year Challenge today on 4 January 2022.

“Devi”(1970) is one of the movies that is eligible for Blog Ten Year Challenge today (4 January 2022).

“Devi”(1970) was T M Kittu and A V Subrahmaniam and directed by V Madhusudan Rao for Olympic Pictures. The movie had Nutan, Sanjeev Kumar, Rehman, Madan Puri, Mehmood, Aruna Irani, Farida Jalal, Lalita Pawar, Sulochana Latkar, Manmohan Krishna, Gajanan Jagirdar, Mukri, Lalita Kumari, Dina Pathak, Manorama , baby Sarika etc in it.

“Devi”(1970) had five songs in it. Two songs have been covered in the blog. Here are their details:-

Song Date of post Singer(s)
Maine ek ladki pasand kar li 30 August 2008 Rafi
Teri haseen nigaah ka ehsaanmand hoon 4 January 2012 Rafi-Lata

As “blog Ten Year Challenge” today (4 January 2022), here is a song from “Devi”(1970). The song is sung by Rafi and a kid voice, credited as a kid who would later be known as Baba Sahgal.

Anand Bakshi is the lyricist. Music is composed by Laxmikant Pyarelal.

Only the audio of the song is available. My guess is that the song is picturised on Sanjeev Kumar and Baby Sarika. I request our knowledgeable readers to throw light on the picturisation of the song.


Song-Kya jhoothha lagta hai kya sachcha lagta hai (Devi)(1970) Singers-Rafi, Baba Sahgal, Lyrics-Anand Bakshi, MD-Laxmikant Pyarelal
Chorus

Lyrics

kya jhoothha lagta hai
kya sachha lagta hai
bol munne tujhko kya achha lagta hai
lollipop lollipop lollipop lollipop
lollipop lollipop lollipop
lollipop lollipop lollipop lollipop
lollipop lollipop lollipop

kya phheeka lagta hai
kya meethha lagta hai
arrey bol munne tujhko kya achha lagta hai
lollipop lollipop lollipop lollipop
lollipop lollipop lollipop

o mere pyaare
ye bata de
kya hai bhalaayi aur
kya hai buraayi raaja
o mere pyare
hmm
ye bata de
kya
kya hai bhalayi aur kya hai buraayi raja ho o
kya bhala lagta hai
mor
kya bura lagta hai
chor
bol munne tujhko kya achha lagta hai
lollipop

lollipop lollipop lollipop lollipop
lollipop lollipop lollipop

laa laa laa laa
laa laa laa laa laa
laa

hey
laa laa laa laa
laa laa laa laa laa
laa

baaten nirali karta hai tu
ek sawal ka jawaab to zara de tu
baaten nirali karta hai tu
ek sawal ka jawaab to zara de tu
ho o
kya mushqil lagta hai
kuchh nahin
kya aasaan lagta hai
sab kuchh
arey bol munne tujhko
kya achha lagta hai
lollipop lollipop lollipop lollipop
lollipop lollipop lollipop

lollipop lollipop lollipop lollipop
lollipop lollipop lollipop

hey hey heyhey hey heyhey hey hey
hey hey hey hey hey


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Blog Day :

4892 Post No. : 16691

“Jwaala”(1970) was directed by M V Raman for Raman Productions, Madras. This “social” movi had Sohrab Modi, Madhubala, Sunil Dutt, Pran, Ulhas, David, Jageerdaar, Raj Mehra, Asha Parekh, Kamla Laxman, Vijaylaxmi, Lalita Pawar, Leena Nazar, Sabeena, Roshan, Poonam, Shashi, Naaz, Shivraj, Bhardwaj, Chaman Puri Kesri, Mukri, Kammo Tripathi, Keshav Kapoor, Vishwas Kunte, Vijay, Shobha Daizy Irani etc in it.

The moie had eight songs in it. Two songs have een covered in the blog.

Here is the third song from “Jwaala”(1970) to appear in the blog. The song is sung by Rafi. Shailendra is the lyricist. Music is composed by Shankar Jaikishan.

The song is lip synced by Sunil Dutt.


Song-Duniya ki kitaabon se ik din (Jwaala)(1970) Singer-Rafi, Lyrics-Shailendra, MD-Shankar Jaikishan

Lyrics

duniya ki kitaabon se ik din
mushkil ka naam mit jaayega aa aa
yeah

duniya ki kitaabon se ik din
mushkil ka naam mit jaayega
duniya ki kitaabon se ik din
mushkil ka naam mit jaayega
insaan ke iraadon ke aage
ambar bhi sar ko jhukaayega
ambar bhi sar ko jhukaayega
duniya ki kitaabon se ik din
mushkil ka naam mit jaayega

hum apni lagan ke deewaane
toofaan se bhi takra jaayenge
ab jhuk na sakenge ae duniya
hum toot bhale hi jaayenge
ho ho ho o
o o o o
jeevan ki dagar ka har parwat
ik thokar mein uad jaayega
duniya ki kitaabon se ik din
mushkil ka naam mit jaayega
yeah

samjho na hamen tum patthar dil
seene mein hamaare pyaar bhi hai
naaz kisi kisi ki yaad bhi hai
ik sapnon ka sansar bhi hai
aa ha ha ha
aa aa aa aa
jo kuchh bhi haseen hai is jag mein
kuchh aur haseen kahlayega
duniya ki kitaabon se ik din
mushkil ka naam mit jaayega

har har bandhan ko tod ke jab
ik jashn manaayegi duniya
taaron ke singhaashan par jis din
insaan ko dikhaayegi duniya
ho ho ho
o o o o o
us din sabko rah rah ke mera
ye geet bahut yaad aayega
insaan ke iraadon ke aage
ambar bhi sar ko jhukaayega
ambar bhi sar ko jhukaayega
duniya ki kitaabon se ik din
mushkil ka naam mit jaayega


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Blog Day :

4869 Post No. : 16663

“Samaaj Ko Badal Daalo”(1970) was a “social” movie. It as directed by V Madhusudan Rao for Gemini Arts, Madras. The Movie had Ajay Sahni, Prem Chopra, Aruna Irani, Pran, Mehmood, Sharda, Kanchana, Shammi, Naki Jahaan, Kanhaiyalal, David, Pravin Pal, Jayshree Talpade, Baby Brahmaji, Baby Dolly, Manmohan Krishna, Dhumal, Sunder, Muki etc in it.

The movie had eight songs in it. Seven songs have been covered in the past. Here are their details:-

S.No. Song Title Posted On
01 Tum apni saheli ko 17.04.2009
02 Paayal chham chham boley sakhi 02.08.2013
03 Amma ek roti de 06.08.2013
04 Ab akele hi chalna padega 25.10.2014
05 Taaron ki chhaaon mein sapnon ke gaaon mein 25.10.2017
06 Samaaj Ko Badal Daalo 08.03.2020
07 Ye mausam ye khuli hawaa 07.03.2021

The eighth and final song from “Samaaj Ko Badal Daalo”(1970) is literally an “inqilaab zindabad” song. It is a protest song by mill workers against the mill owner (Pran). The song is sung by Rafi, Manna Dey and chorus. Sahir Ludhianvi is the lyricist. Music is composed by Ravi.

The song is lip synced by Ajay Sahni (subsequently known as Parikshat Sahni) in Rafi’s voice and Mehmood in Manna Dey’s voice, respectively.

Lyrics of this song were sent to me by Avinash Scrapwala. One can see that the first song from the movie appeared in the blog in 2009, and the final song is appearing in the blog after the passage of more than 12 years !

With this song, all the eight songs of “Samaaj Ko Badal Daalo”(1970) are covered in the blog and the movie joins the list of movies that have been YIPPEED in the blog.

Video

Audio

Song-Dharti maa ka maan hamaara pyaara laal nishaan (Samaaj Ko Badal Daalo)(1970) Singers-Rafi, Manna Dey, Lyrics-Sahir Ludhhianvi, MD-Ravi
Chorus
Rafi + Manna Dey

Lyrics(Provided by Avinash Scrapwala)

union zindaabaad
inquilaab zindaabaad
union zindaabaad
inquilaab zindaabaad

dharti maa ka maan
hamaaraa pyaaraa laal nishaan
navyug ki muskaan hamaaraa
pyaara laal nishaan
dharti maa ka maan
hamaaraa pyaaraa laal nishaan
navyug ki muskaan hamaaraa
pyaara laal nishaan

poonjiwaad se dab naa sakegaa
ye mazdoor kisaan ka jhandaa
poonjiwaad se dab naa sakegaa
ye mazdoor kisaan ka jhandaa

mehnat ka haq leke rahega
mehnatkash insaan ka jhandaa

mehnat ka haq leke rahega
mehnatkash insaan ka jhandaa

yoddha aur balwaan hamaaraa
pyaara laal nishaan

union zindaabaad
inquilaab zindaabaad
union zindaabaad
inquilaab zindaabaad
dharti maa ka maan
hamaaraa pyaaraa laal nishaan
navyug ki muskaan hamaaraa
pyaara laal nishaan
dharti maa ka maan
hamaaraa pyaaraa laal nishaan
navyug ki muskaan hamaaraa
pyaara laal nishaan

is jhande se saans ukhadti
chor munaafaakhoron ki ee
is jhande se saans ukhadti
chor munaafaakhoron ki

jinhone insaanon ki haalat kar di
jangal dhoron ki

jinhone insaanon ki haalat kar di
jangal dhoron ki

unke khilaaf elaan hamaaraa
pyaara laal nishaan

union zindaabaad
inquilaab zindaabaad
union zindaabaad
inquilaab zindaabaad
dharti maa ka maan
hamaaraa pyaaraa laal nishaan
navyug ki muskaan hamaaraa
pyaara laal nishaan
dharti maa ka maan
hamaaraa pyaaraa laal nishaan
navyug ki muskaan hamaaraa
pyaara laal nishaan

factoriyon ke dhool dhuyen mein
hamne khud ko paalaa aa
factoriyon ke dhool dhuyen mein
hamne khud ko paalaa aa

khoon pilaakar lohe ko
is desh ka bhaar sambhaalaa

khoon pilaakar lohe ko
is desh ka bhaar sambhaalaa

mehnat ke is poojaa ghar par
pad naa sakegaa taalaa aa
mehnat ke is poojaa ghar par
pad naa sakegaa taalaa aa

desh ke saadhan
desh ka dhan hai
jaan le poonjiwaalaa

desh ke saadhan
desh ka dhan hai
jaan le poonjiwaalaa

jeetegaa maidaan hamaaraa
pyaaraa laal nishaan

pyaaraa laal nishaan
union zindaabaad
inquilaab zindaabaad
union zindaabaad
inquilaab zindaabaad
dharti maa ka maan
hamaaraa pyaaraa laal nishaan
navyug ki muskaan hamaaraa
pyaara laal nishaan
dharti maa ka maan
hamaaraa pyaaraa laal nishaan
navyug ki muskaan hamaaraa
pyaara laal nishaan


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Blog Day :

4837 Post No. : 16622

Hullo Atuldom

Navratri. Nine nights of festivities. Celebrated through the country in honour of Devi Maa, Maa Durga, or the Holy Trinity of Durga Lakshmi Saraswati. Also Rama’s victory over Ravana and rescuing Devi Seeta from Lanka. No wonder the 10th day of the festival is called Vijaya Dashami.
I have got a Whatsapp forward which gives a perspective of the day as ” Dussehra is a Sanskrit word which means removal of Ten Bad Qualities within oneself, namely
Ahankara (Ego),
Amanavta (Cruelty),
Anyaaya (Injustice),
Kama vasana (Lust),
Krodha (Anger),
Lobha (Greed),
Mada (Pride),
Matsara (Jealousy can also mean competition which is a result of jealousy),
Moha (attachment),
Swartha (Selfishness)”;

which means that ‘Vijaya over these Ten Bad Qualities. (I thought that this was a great thought and hence shared it here)

Dussehra marks the culmination of the Ram Leela, at various venues across the country, with the burning of the effigies of Meghnad (son of Ravana), Kumbhakarna (brother of Ravana) and Ravana himself. Dussehra is also the last day of the Durga Puja for the people from Eastern India (wherever in the world they be). The Durga Puja begins on the sixth day of Navartri, when the idols of the goddess is installed along with those of her children Ganesh and Kartik and Devi Laxmi and Devi Saraswati. Dussehra is the day when the idols are immersed in the holy waters of the rivers after morning puja, kumkum khela etc. Festivities in western India too come to a close with all the rituals associated. So we are at the end of one festival waiting for the next -Deepavali.

Let us bring this festival to a close with this all important aarthi which is from “Purab Aur Paschim” (yes, there are some songs from this film yet to be posted). In the film this traditional aarthi plays at the start to set the story of the movie in motion. It shows Ashok Kumar (whose birth anniversary it was two days ago) leading a group of devotees which includes Kamini Kaushal and Nirupa Roy (13th October was her death anniversary). As the song plays, we see the Union Jack being lowered and replaced by the Indian Tricolour. The movie too becomes ‘color’ from ‘black-n-white’. The aarthi is also used to introduce almost all the characters of the movie, we see ‘Bharat’ growing up from Master Alankar to Manoj Kumar and Bharathi (south Indian actress) growing into ‘Gopi’. The movie closes with the aarthi as Saira Banu accepts that she has liked the Indian way of life and her mother Shammi and brother Rajendranath also join the aarthi.

The aarthi is in the voices of Mahendra Kapoor, Brij Bhushan and Shyama Chittar. The music director for the movie were Kalyanji Anandji, who have stuck to the traditional format in here.

Happy Bijoya/ Vijaya Dashami to one and all.

Video

Audio (Longer)


Song-Om jai jagdeesh hare (Purab Aur Paschim)(1970) Singers-Brij Bhushan, Mahendra Kapoor, Shyama Chittar, Lyrics-Traditional, MD-Kalyanji Anandji
Chorus

Lyrics

om jai jagdeesh hare
swaami jai jagdeesh hare

bhakt janon ke sankat
daas janon ke sankat

kshan mein door kare
om jai jagdeesh hare

jo dhyaave phal paave
dukh bin se man ka

swaami dukh bin se man ka
sukh sampatti ghar aave
sukh sampatti ghar aave
kasht mite tan ka
om jai jagdeesh hare

maat pitaah tum mere
sharan padoon main kiski
swaami sharan padoon main kiski
tum bin aur na dooja
prabhu bin aur na dooja
aas karoon main kiski
om jai jagdeesh hare

tum pooran parmaatama
tum antaryaami
swaami tum antaryaami
paar brahm parmeshvar
paar brahm parmeshvar
tum sabke swaami
om jai jagdeesh hare

tum karuna ke saagar
tum paalan karta
swaami tum paalan karta
main moorakh khalkaami
main sevak tum swaami
kripa karo bharta
om jai jagdeesh hare
om jai jagdeesh hare
swaami jai jagdeesh hare
bhakt janon ke sankat
daas janon ke sankat
kshan mein door kare
om jai jagdeesh hare

vishay vikaar mitaao
paap haro deva
swaami paap haro deva
shraddha bhakti badhaao
shraddha bhakti badhaao
santan ki seva
om jai jagdeesh hare

tan man dhan sab hai tera
swaami sab kuchh hai tera
swaami sab kuchh hai tera
tera tujhko arpan
tera tujhko arpan
kya laage mera
om jai jagdeesh hare
om jai jagdeesh hare
swaami jai jagdeesh hare
bhakt janon ke sankat
daas janon ke sankat
kshan mein door kare
om jai jagdeesh hare
om jai jagdeesh hare
swaami jai jagdeesh hare
bhakt janon ke sankat
daas janon ke sankat
kshan mein door kare
om jai jagdeesh hare


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Blog Day :

4751 Post No. : 16489

Eid ul Azha mubarak ho, to all friends and readers.

It is generally believed that faith and logic are two different things.  What is faith?  Basic premise of faith would be the belief in God.  The conviction that there is a Supreme Power who holds the strings of all things in the universe.  After all the world is a stage and we all are actors.  Shakespeare said it, but it is nothing but the truth.  All of us are here for a set number of days, playing our designated roles, doing things we are destined to do, amassing good deeds and bad deeds.  As we complete the life circle and leave this mortal world, the soul does go somewhere, where else it will go but to the creator?  Logic has no option but to agree that the creator is in best position to answer the question, what is the purpose of creation?  If there was no creator, nothing makes sense in the whole existence. Science can give answers till a certain point and that is that. Logic starts where science gives up.   And sound logic points to God, the Creator, the Sustainer, the one who says “be” and it is.

I quote here some of the verses from the Glorious Quran.

“O Mankind, indeed we have created you male and female, and made you peoples and tribes that you may know one another. Indeed, the most noble of you, in the sight of Allah is the most righteous of you. Indeed, ALLAH is (all) knowing and (well) acquainted.” –  49:13

“And (O Muhommad) say: My Lord forgive and have mercy, for you are the best of all who show mercy.” –  23:118

“O mankind, there has come to you, a convincing proof (Prophet Muhammad) from your Lord and we send down to you a manifest light (this Quran).” – 4:174

“And whoever is guided is only guided for [the benefit of] himself.” – 27:92

“And for those who fear Allah, He will make their path easy.” – 65:4

“Allah never changes the condition of people until they change what is in themselves.” – 13:11

“And put thy trust in Allah. And enough is Allah as a Disposer of affairs.” – 33:3

“Take care of your souls.” – 5:105

“Do not ridicule others, perhaps they may be better than you.” – 49:11

“If you are thankful, I will increase my blessings upon you.” – 14:7

“So remember me, I will remember you.” – 2:152

“He knows what is in every heart.” – 67:13

“Verily, with every hardship comes ease.” –  94:5

“Allah does not burden a soul beyond that it can bear.” – 2:286

“Do not lose hope, nor be sad, for you will overcome them, if you are among the believers.” – 3:139

“We will test you in fear, hunger, loss of wealth life & fruit, but give glad tiding to the patient (steadfast).” – 2:155

“Call upon me, I will respond to you.” – 40:60

“Indeed, Allah is with those who abide him and those who are doers of good.” -16:128

“Allah will provide for him from a quarter from where he had no expectation. And whosoever puts all his trust in Allah, He will be enough for him. Allah is in command and he has set a measure for all things.” –  65:3

“And worship your Lord until there comes into you the certainty/inevitable (death)” – 15:99

“You prefer the life of this world. Although the hereafter is better & more lasting.” 87:16-17

“And we have certainly beautified the nearest heaven with stars.” – 67:5

“The Pharoah’s wife said (Pray) My lord, build for me near you a house in paradise.” –  66:11

These ‘Aayaat’ are part of different Surah (Chapters) in the Quran, revealed at different times to the Prophet Mohammad (PBUH) (570-632 CE), during his Prophethood years (610-632 CE).  Mohammed (PBUH) was unlettered with no formal education, and had rarely traveled outside of Makkah, before his migration (Hijraah) to Madinah.   All ‘Aayaat’ of the Holy Quran were revealed to him, via the Angel Jibraeel (AS) at different times and in context of different situations. They were delivered as signs and guidance. These ‘Aayaat’ were then related by the Prophet (PBUH) to his companions (Sahaba), who recorded them in writing.  All of these ‘Aayaat’ were recorded in the Prophet’s life time. It was collated/arranged in a meticulous way, in the form of different Surah’s of the Quran during the reign of Hazrat Abu-Bakr (RA) (573-634 CE), the first Khalifa, in the present compilation. Hazrat Umar (RA) had a great contribution in this process.  There is great detail available about how the procedure was done, with verification of at least 2 witnesses that the Aayat is indeed written down in the presence of the Prophet.  Different Surah’s are also classified as ‘Makkih’ and ‘Madnih’, those revealed before migration to Madinah and after.

How simple and easy, is the faith and the true path, can be discerned in these quotes. How wise is the counsel, for all situations? It answers some of the basic questions bothering the mankind, with intellectuals, philosophers, thinkers having scratched their heads for all these millennia.  I have tried to collate them in an order, so it is in the order of creation, faith, trust, thankfulness, the true way of living, easy way of functioning as a creation, hope, the hereafter, the quest for heaven, how it is near and then the last one speaks of the wife of one (Pharoah-who denied the existence of Allah and declared himself as God) can ask (pray) for the highest level in Jannah (Paradise). It means, its available for everyone, one only has to seek it and ask for it, whatever and whoever you are.  This may not be the best way of saying it, and if I have erred, may Allah (SWT) forgive me.

A brief definition of Jannah with a prayer:

Jannah, where there will be no sickness, no pain, no difficulty, no separation, no loss.

Jannah, its beauty such that no mind could even ever comprehend.

Jannah, where those you love are waiting for you.

Jannah, where your Allah is waiting for you.

Jannah, which is never ever going to end.

Remind yourself that this is the decree of Allah and in his decisions is hidden kindness. Remind yourself that it is not just going to be okay, but it is going to be worth it.

Dear heart, please just remind yourself that your Allah is with you. Please don’t ever forget that.

Your Allah is with you. Your Allah will never leave you.

He knows of your condition. He is aware of your struggle.

And not a single moment of this going by unrewarded.

Allah knows that you are scared, and it is okay to be scared.

Keep trusting your Allah. Don’t lose hope in His mercy.  He is right here with you.

Feel it and treasure it.

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On a different note, this is what Allama Iqbal has to say:

Sajdon ke ee’waz firdaus mile ye baat mujhe manzoor nahi
Be-laus i’baadat karta hoon banda hoon tera mazdoor nahi

 Ee’waz or I’waz means in return of, and ‘Firdaus’ is Jannat/heaven/paradise in persian.

What Iqbal means is :

I am not doing salutations / ibaadat (supplication) and itaa’at (obedience / submission to the will of Almighty), so that you grant me heaven in return. My prayers are pure, as I am your slave and not a paid servant.

This is, but the highest point of devotion, that the pious seek.

One of those pious, righteous, seekers of the divine favour, was Umar Farooq (RA) (584-644 CE). Umar bin Khattab was the second Khalifa of the Khulfa-e-Rashideen. The status of Umar Farooq, as a Sahaba, companions of the Prophet (PBUH), as among the beloved and respected Khalifa, can be ascertained from the fact of his being one of the “Ashra Mubashra”.  “Ashra Mubashra” are the 10 exalted ones among the Sahaba, who were given the ‘Good News’ or ‘Glad Tidings’.  What would be the ‘Good News’ who have the clear idea of the purpose of creation, life and death?  It is the achievement of securing a place in ‘Jannah’.  So, by divine declaration, those 10 were given the Good News, that a place is secured in Jannah for them. The magnificent ten include all four Khulfa-e-Rashideen.  Umar Farooq (RA)’s significance as a Khalifa and his role in the spread of Islamic empire much beyond the Arabian Peninsula is indisputable and incomparable.  One more significant and important contribution of Umar Farooq (RA), is the introduction of Islamic calendar i.e. the Hijri calendar.  There is a great deal to learn from his story, for he was one of the major detractors of the Prophet for a long time.  But once he accepted that Mohammed is indeed the Messenger of Allah, and came into the fold of Islam, blessed by the Allah (SWT) and rose to great heights that he did.

 I have read up a lot in recent days, so that I could give some accurate and concise information in this post.  But if I go on, this post will never finish.

So, I will move to the song, which is a non-film song sung by Mukesh. The song is composed by Iqbal and lyricist is Shadaab Minai.  Shadaab Minai is probably making a debut here with this song.  The song is talking in detail of an incident i.e. a qissa during the reign of Umar Farooq (RA), the second Khalifa.

Tally of music director, lyricist and singer in the blog so far as follows:

 

Iqbal

23

Shaadaab

2

Mukesh

797

932

Unless the Shadaab in the stats page is the same as Shadaab Minai, otherwise this is the first song written by Shadaab Minai in the blog.

This is a rare song, which I think few people may have heard before.  I was not aware it until a few months ago, when it was shared by someone on WhatsApp.

 

Song – Hai Bahut Mashoor Ye Qissa Umar Farooq Ka (Mukesh – NFS) (1970), Singer – Mukesh, Lyrics – Shadaab Minai, MD – Iqbal

Lyrics

hai bahot mash-hoor ye qissa
Umar Farooq ka
aaj bhi duniyaa mein hai
charcha Umar Farooq ka

jab khilaafat ka sharf
haasil hua Farooq ko
momino ki fikr rehti thhi sadaa Farooq ko
kaam aate thhe har ek
majboor ke Hazrat Umar
shauq se karte thhe khud
har ek ki khidmat Umar

phirte phirte ek din
pahunche Umar ek ghar ke paas
dekhte kya hain
wahan baithhi hai ek aurat udaas
degchi chulhe pe thhi aur
ro rahe thhe us ke laal
jab kiya Hazrat Umar ne ja ke
aurat se sawaal
ro rahe hain kis liye bachche
yeh kya hai maajra
bhook se rote hain ye bachche
ye aurat ne kaha
bole Hazrat degchi mein
pak raha hai kya kaho
kis liye ghamgheen ho
jo kuchh bhi hai dukhda kaho

boli wo aurat ke paani se bhari hai degchi
kyun ke main bachchon ko behlaati hoon
is soorat se hi
uff taraste hain ye bachhche daane daane ke liye
kuchh nahi hai mere paas in ko khilaane ke liye
teesre din ka hai faqaa
mere bachchon par huzoor
mera koyi bhi yahaan wali nahin
nazdeek-o-dur
roye uss ko dekh kar iss haal mein
Hazrat Umar
aa gaye fauran hi bait-ul-maal mein Hazrat Umar
aata kapda ghee chhuaare aur raqam le kar Umar
ghamzada aurat ke ghar ki simt daude jaldtar
peetth par dekha Umar ke bojh to bola ghulaam
bojh uttha kar mujh ko chalne deejiye aye nek naam
ye Umar bole agar ye bojh main de doon tujhe ea
hashr ke din kya sazaa dega na jaane rab mujhe
de diya dukhiya ko sab saamaan la kar aap ne
aur khilaaya sab ko khaana pakaa kar aap ne

khaa liya bachchon ne aurat ne khaana jis ghadi
ho gaye Hazrat Umar khush dekh kar un ki khushi
aap ko de kar duaaen phir ye aurat ne kaha
kaash mil jaata koyi ham ko khalifa aap sa
ham gariboon ki Umar koyi khabar rakhte nahin
a’iysh mein hain mast dukhiyon par nazar rakhte nahin
le ke dukhiya ki baaton ka asar Hazrat Umar
khaamoshi se laut aaye apne ghar Hazrat Umar

subah us aurat ko Faarooq ne bulwa liya
aur wazifa us ka bait-ul-maal se jaari kiyaa
ho ke sharminda phir Umar ne aurat se kaha
dukh bahot pahunchaa hai tum ko
meri ghaflat se sada
tum mujhe kar do mu’aaf
itni hai meri iltejaa aa
tum jo mujh ko bakhsh do
bakhsh de mujh ko khudaa aa

saari duniyaa mein hai charcha
har kahin Farooq ka
koyi bhi insaaf mein
saani nahi Farooq ka
koyi bhi insaaf mein
saani nahi Farooq ka


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