Category Archives: Music Review

Fragrance of soil in melody and words

Veena music company has earned a great name in the line of promoting folk music. This Rajasthani music company has been a pioneer in this line and has been active for around two decades. Amidst the noise of fast paced … Continue reading

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Talat Mahmood’s duets

Talat Mahmood has been my favourite singer. He is mainly famous for his Ghazals and his solo songs (most of which are sad songs). However I have felt that he has sung several excellent duets also in the company of … Continue reading

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The heart-conquering Ghazals from Hindi movies

I am not only a great music lover but also a great lover of poetry and Shaayari. Ghazal is a unique form of poetry containing the essential features of Radeef, Kaafia and fixed meter in all the SHERs.The literal meaning … Continue reading

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Bowing head before your grace, O Lord !

Frankly admitting, I was more or less an atheist in my life until the selfless and innocent love of a highly religious girl turned me into a believer. Considering the religious sentiments rooted too deep in the psyche of the … Continue reading

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My dedication to happiness of life, wishing a very happy birthday to Shreya Ghoshal

I dedicate this song-based review to Shreya Ghoshal who turns 34 today (born on 12th March, 1984). I am fortunate to have spent a few years in the small town (Rawatbhata, Kota, Rajasthan) where she started her musical journey as … Continue reading

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The mesmerizing Qawwaalis from Hindi movies

Qawwaali is a unique form of song sung in chorus whose composition has a marvellous combination of beats in which meaningful and heart-striking words are strung like beautiful flowers in a huge garland. It is sung in chorus with clappings … Continue reading

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Philosophy of life ! Philosophy of world !

Bollywood has hundreds of great philosophical songs to its credit. I consider inspirational songs (or the songs giving hope to depressed ones) also a kind of philosophical songs only. Today I am sharing a handful out of such songs according … Continue reading

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