Raaga Based Song of the Day #13

Raaga Based Song of the Day: Bainya na dharo, O balma… Raag Charukesi, Tal Punjabi Theka (Sitarkhani), Kaherava We have completed twelve days of Raaga Based Songs of the Day. Our first post in the series was titled ‘Raaga Based Song Of The Day #1’ and the song was a Mohammad Rafi and Lata Mangeshkar song from the 1970 Shakti Samanta movie Pagla Kahin Ka: Tum mujhe youn bhula na […]

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Raaga Based Song of the Day #8

Raaga Based Song of the Day: Zara sun haseena ai nazneen… Raag Pahadi, Tal Rupaktal We have completed seven days of Raaga Based Songs of the Day. Although our first post in the series was titled ‘Raaga Based Song Of The Day #1’ and the song was a Mohammad Rafi and Lata Mangeshkar song from the 1970 Shakti Samanta movie Pagla Kahin Ka: Tum mujhe youn bhula na paoge (It […]

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एक मुद्दत से तमन्ना थी जिसे कहने की, बात वो अब भी मैं कह नहीं पायूँगा सनम, ज़िंदा हैं अश्क़ अब भी जो बहाये मैंने, मैं उन अश्कों मैं कभी बह नहीं पायूँगा सनम I याद आएँगी मुझे खामोश ओ मजबूर रातें, अपने ही आप से मैं करता रहा था बातें सोचा था अब तेरे दीदार को ना तरसूँगा कभी जो न मुझे मिल सका उस प्यार को ना तरसूँगा […]

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SEVENTY-EIGHT NOT OUT

A few days back, on the fifteenth of March to be exact, my mother became seventy-eight years old. She has been a widow since my father died of an unfortunate jeep accident on First of May in the year Nineteen Hundred Eighty Four. She is a very simple person; some may call her ordinary. She is still the greatest person that I have come across. Greatest and the most beautiful.She […]

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