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Mohd Rafi-You are a Legend

The year was 1996 in Kolkata and the local sound box in our para were tirelessly playing all the patriotic songs.Songs like ‘Ab Tumhare Hawale Watan Sathiyo’,’Ae Watan Ae Watan Humko Teri Kasam’ and ‘Woh Bharat Desh Hain Mera” appeared in repeat mode..I was enigmatically drawn to the unique voice of the playback singer. 534 more words

A Bit Of Everything

My Father's Jukebox: Memories of Mohd. Rafi

My memories of my childhood are almost all tragic. Don’t get me wrong. I had a perfectly healthy, normal — a bit too normal for my taste in films and literature — childhood, when I think about it rationally. 922 more words

tum bin jaoon kahan

tum bin jaoon kahan
tum bin jaoon kahan
ke duniya mein aake
kuch na phir chaaha kabhi tumko chaahke
tum bin jaoon kahan
ke duniya mein aake… 187 more words

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Now Playing : Abhi Na Jao Chhod Kar - Evergreen Melody

Lets start our blog with a song of two singing legends: Mohd Rafi and Asha Bhosle.

     This song is from the movie ‘Hum Dono… 445 more words

Bollywood

Dil Deke Dekho (1959)

If you are looking for a logical, simple plot, this Nasir Hussain movie is not for you. Dil Deke Dekho probably has the most convoluted, complex plot of all Nasir Hussain movies, which is interesting considering that, … 1,046 more words

Asha Bhosle

My favourite Meena Kumari songs

Today is the 43rd death anniversary of one of the most iconic stars of Hindi cinema. The Tragedy Queen, as she was dubbed, thanks to the number of weepy roles that she played, Meena Kumari is one of the best-known actresses of her generations till date. 1,385 more words

Asha Bhosle

O P Nayyar -- Punjabi joie de vivre

To the film industry he was the “Rhythm King”. To me, O P Nayyar has always been more than just Master of Metre: he is right on top of my list of great music directors! 945 more words

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