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1031. Rafi’s Romantic Songs: is rang badaltee duniya meN…

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Movie: RAJKUMAR (1964)
Lyrics: Hasrat Jaipuri
Music: Shankar-Jaikishen
Maiden Release: Minerva Cinema.


Romantic Rafi being protective of his beloved vis-a-vis the fickle world: Is Rangg Badalti Duniya mein….

Roman Transliteration/English Translation of the original lyrics:

is rangg badaltee,  duniya meN,
IN THIS FICKLE WORLD

insaan kee neeyat, Theek naheeN,
MAN’S INTENTION IS NO GOOD, 

niklaa naa karo tum sajh-dhaj kar,
DON’T YOU SET OUT ALL BEDECKED, 

imaan ki neeyat, Theek naheeN
FAITH’S INTENTION IS NO GOOD!

is,  rangg badaltee,  duniya meN,
IN THIS FICKLE WORLD

insaan kee neeyat, Theek naheeN,
MAN’S INTENTION IS NO GOOD, 

niklaa naa karo tum sajh-dhaj kar,
DON’T YOU SET OUT ALL BEDECKED, 

imaan ki neeyat,  Theek naheeN
FAITH’S INTENTION IS NO GOOD!

Is,  rangg badaltee duniya meN…
IN THIS FICKLE WORLD….

yeh dil hai baRaa hee,  deewaana,  
THIS HEART IS TOO CRAZY,

chheRaa naa karo is, pagaal ko
NEVER PROVOKE THIS CRAZY GUY,

yeh,  dil hai baRaa hee deewaana,  
THIS HEART IS TOO CRAZY,

chheRaa naa karo is, pagaal ko,
NEVER PROVOKE THIS CRAZY GUY,

tum se naa sharaarat kar baiThe,
LEST HE PLAYS THE FOOL WITH YOU,

naadaan ki neeyat, Theek naheeN
THE IGNORANT’S INTENTION IS NO GOOD!

is, rangg badaltee,  duniya meN,
IN THIS FICKLE WORLD

insaan kee neeyat,  Theek naheeN,
MAN’S INTENTION IS NO GOOD, 

niklaa naa karo tum sajh-dhaj kar,
DON’T YOU SET OUT ALL BEDECKED, 

imaan ki neeyat,  Theek naheeN
FAITH’S INTENTION IS NO GOOD!

is, rangg badaltee duniya meN…
IN THIS FICKLE WORLD….

kaandhe se haTaalo,  sar apnaa,
MOVE YOUR HEAD AWAY FROM MY SHOULDER,

yeh pyaar muhabbat,  rehne doh
AWAY WITH THIS LOVE AND LOVING!

kaandhe se haTaalo, sar apnaa,
MOVE YOUR HEAD AWAY FROM MY SHOULDER,

yeh pyaar muhabbat,  rehne doh,
AWAY WITH THIS LOVE AND LOVING!

kashtee  ko sambhaalo maujoN se,
RESCUE THE SHIP FROM THE WAVES,

toofaan ki neeyat,  Theek naheeN
THE STORM’S INTENTION IS NO GOOD!

is, rangg badaltee,  duniya meN,
IN THIS FICKLE WORLD

insaan kee neeyat,  Theek naheeN,
MAN’S INTENTION IS NO GOOD, 

niklaa naa karo tum sajh-dhaj kar,
DON’T YOU SET OUT ALL BEDECKED, 

imaan ki neeyat, Theek naheeN
FAITH’S INTENTION IS NO GOOD!

is, rangg badaltee,  duniya meN…
IN THIS FICKLE WORLD….

maiN kaise KHuda Haafiz keh dooN,  
HOW CAN I BID YOU GOODBYE?

mujh ko toh kisee kaa,  yaqeen naheeN
I DON’T TRUST NO BODY,

main,  kaise KHuda Haafiz keh dooN,  
HOW CAN I BID YOU GOODBYE?

mujh ko toh kisee kaa,  yaqeen naheeN,
I DON’T TRUST ANYBODY,

chhup jaao hamaaree ankhoN meN,
LIE LOW IN MY EYES, 

bhagwaan ki neeyat,  Theek naheeN
GOD’S INTENTION IS NO GOOD!

is,  rangg badaltee duniya meN,
IN THIS FICKLE WORLD

insaan kee neeyat,  Theek naheeN,
MAN’S INTENTION IS NO GOOD, 

niklaa naa karo tum sajh-dhaj kar,
DON’T YOU SET OUT ALL BEDECKED, 

imaan ki neeyat,  Theek naheeN
FAITH’S INTENTION IS NO GOOD!

is, rangg badaltee duniya meN.
IN THIS FICKLE WORLD….

NASIR.

1030. Rafi’s Romantic Songs: tumne kisee ki jaan ko…

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Movie: Rajkumar (1964)
Music: Shankar-Jaikishan
Lyrics: Hasrat Jaipuri

When parting of beloved is equated with parting of life, then know that the romance is at its pinnacle as is evident from Rafi Sahaab’s song: Tumne Kisee Ki Jaan ko…

Roman Transliteration/English Translation of the original Urdu/Hindi lyrics:

tum ne kisee ki jaan ko, jaate huye dekhaa hai, 
YOU’VE SEEN SOMEONE’S LIFE DEPARTING, 

voh dekho mujhse rooTh kar, meree jaan jaa rahee hai,
LOOK THERE! IN A HUFF MY BELOVED IS LEAVING,

voh dekho mujhse rooTh kar meree jaan jaa rahee hai,
LOOK THERE! IN A HUFF MY BELOVED IS LEAVING,

tum ne kisee ki jaan ko, jaate huye dekhaa hai, 
YOU’VE SEEN SOMEONE’S LIFE DEPARTING, 

voh dekho mujhse rooTh kar, meree jaan jaa rahee hai,
LOOK THERE! IN A HUFF MY BELOVED IS LEAVING,

voh dekho mujhse rooTh kar, meree jaan jaa rahee hai…
LOOK THERE! IN A HUFF MY BELOVED IS LEAVING!

kyaa jaane kis qusoor ki, dee hai.n mujhe sazaaye.n, 
DON’T KNOW FOR WHAT OFFENCE I’VE BEEN PUNISHED, 

kyaa jaane kis qusoor ki, dee hai.n mujhe sazaaye.n, 
DON’T KNOW FOR WHAT OFFENCE I’VE BEEN PUNISHED,

deewaana kar rahee hai.n, taubaa shikan adaaye.n, 
THE ACTS OF VOW-BREAKING IS DRIVING ME CRAZY, 

zulfo.n me.n moo.nh chhupaakar,
HIDING HER FACE BEHIND THE TRESSES….

zulfo.n me.n moo.nh chhupaakar, mujhko lubhaa rahee hai,
HIDING HER FACE BEHIND THE TRESSES, SHE’S SEDUCING ME, 

voh dekho mujhse rooTh kar, meree jaan jaa rahee hai,
LOOK THERE! IN A HUFF MY BELOVED IS LEAVING! 

tum ne kisee ki jaan ko jaate huye dekhaa hai, 
YOU’VE SEEN SOMEONE’S LIFE DEPARTING, 

voh dekho mujhse rooTh kar meree jaan jaa rahee hai,
LOOK THERE! IN A HUFF MY BELOVED IS LEAVING,

voh dekho mujhse rooTh kar, meree jaan jaa rahee hai…
LOOK THERE! IN A HUFF MY BELOVED IS LEAVING!

ghabraa rahee hai KHud bhee, bechain ho rahee hai… 
BEING JITTERY HERSELF, SHE’S BEING RESTLESS,

ghabraa rahee hai KHud bhee, bechain ho rahee hai, 
BEING JITTERY HERSELF, SHE’S BEING RESTLESS,

apne hee KHoon-e-dil me.n, daaman Dubo rahee hai, 
IN HER OWN HEART’S BLOOD, HER GARMENT SHE’S SOAKING! ,

bejaan reh gaye hamm, 
LIFELESS I’VE REMAINED….

bejaan reh gaye hamm, voh muskuraa rahee hai
LIFELESS I’VE REMAINED, SHE’S SMILING, 

voh dekho mujhse rooTh kar, meree jaan jaa rahee hai,
LOOK THERE! IN A HUFF MY BELOVED IS LEAVING!

tum ne kisee ki jaan ko, jaate huye dekhaa hai,
YOU’VE SEEN SOMEONE’S LIFE DEPARTING, 

voh dekho mujhse rooTh kar meree jaan jaa rahee hai,
LOOK THERE! IN A HUFF MY BELOVED IS LEAVING,

voh dekho mujhse rooTh kar, meree jaan jaa rahee hai…
LOOK THERE! IN A HUFF MY BELOVED IS LEAVING!

mastee bharee ghaTaao.n, ab jaake rok lo tum, 
O DRUNKEN CLOUDS, GO AND STOP HER NOW, 

mastee bharee ghaTaao.n, ab jaake rok lo tum, 
O DRUNKEN CLOUDS,  GO AND STOP HER NOW, 

tum ko meree qasam hai, samjhaa ke rok lo tum,
UPON MY OATH, REASON WITH HER TO STOP, 

Uss kee judaayee dil par,
HER PARTING, ON THE HEART… 

uss kee judaayee dil par, nashtar chalaa rahee hai 
HER PARTING IS STRIKING MY HEART WITH A LANCET!

voh dekho mujhse rooTh kar, meree jaan jaa rahee hai,
LOOK THERE! IN A HUFF MY BELOVED IS LEAVING! 

tum ne kisee ki jaan ko, jaate huye dekhaa hai,
YOU’VE SEEN SOMEONE’S LIFE DEPARTING, 

voh dekho mujhse rooTh kar, meree jaan jaa rahee hai,
LOOK THERE! IN A HUFF MY BELOVED IS LEAVING,

voh dekho mujhse rooTh kar, meree jaan jaa rahee hai,
LOOK THERE! IN A HUFF MY BELOVED IS LEAVING,

meree jaan jaa rahee hai
MY BELOVED IS LEAVING…

haay meree jaan jaa rahee hai
MY BELOVED IS LEAVING….

NASIR.

1029. Rafi’s Romantic Songs: pehle mile theh sapnoN meN…

Movie: ZINDAGI (1964)
Maiden release: Naaz Cinema, Bombay.
Music: Shankar-Jaikishan
Lyrics: Hasrat Jaipuri

Maiden Release in Mumbai at Naaz Cinema.

Romantic Song of Mohammed Rafi: pehle mile theh sapnoN meN…
Roman Transliteration/English Translation of Hindi-Urdu filmy lyrics:

pehle mile theh sapnoN meN,
FIRST WE HAD MET IN DREAMS,

aur aaj saamne paayaa,
AND TODAY I FOUND YOU FACE TO FACE,

Haay Qurbaan JaaooN,
OH MAY I BE SACRIFICED FOR YOU!

pehle mile theh sapnoN meN,
FIRST WE HAD MET IN DREAMS,

aur aaj saamne paayaa,
AND TODAY I FOUND YOU FACE TO FACE,

Haay Qurbaan JaaooN,
OH MAY I BE SACRIFICED FOR YOU!

tum sangg jeevan aise kaTegaa,
LIFE WITH YOU WILL PASS IN THE MANNER

jaise dhoop sangg chhaayaa,
AS THE SUNSHINE ACCOMPANIES THE SHADE

Haay Qurbaan JaaooN…
OH MAY I BE SACRIFICED FOR YOU!

Ay SaaNwlee Haseenaa,
O BEAUTIFUL BRUNETTE!

dil meraa toone chheenaa,
MY HEART YOU’VE WRESTED,

madhosh manziloN par,
ON THE DIZZY STAGES

toone sikhaayaa jeenaa,
YOU TAUGHT ME HOW TO LIVE!

Ay SaaNwlee Haseenaa,
O BEAUTIFUL BRUNETTE!

dil meraa toone chheenaa,
MY HEART YOU’VE WRESTED,

madhosh manziloN par,
ON THE DIZZY STAGES

toone sikhaayaa jeenaa,
YOU TAUGHT ME HOW TO LIVE!

ek jhalak se meraa muQaddar
WITH A SINGLE GLIMPSE, MY DESTINY

toone aaj chamkaayaa,
YOU’VE BRIGHTENED UP TODAY,

Haay Qurbaan JaaooN,
OH MAY I BE SACRIFICED FOR YOU!

pehle mile theh sapnoN meN,
FIRST WE HAD MET IN DREAMS,

aur aaj saamne paayaa,
AND TODAY I FOUND YOU FACE TO FACE,

Haay Qurbaan JaaooN,
OH MAY I BE SACRIFICED FOR YOU!

zulfeN jo muNh pe Daalo,
IF YOU LET DOWN THE TRESSES ON YOUR FACE

toh din meN shaam kar doh,
THEN YOU’LL TURN THE DAY INTO DUSK!

aur be-naQaab niklo,
AND IF YOU STEP OUT UNVEILED,

toh Qatl-e-Aam kar doh,
THEN A GENERAL MASSACRE YOU’LL STIR!

zulfeN jo muNh pe Daalo,
IF YOU LET DOWN THE TRESSES ON YOUR FACE

toh din meN shaam kar doh,
THEN YOU’LL TURN THE DAY INTO DUSK!

aur be-naQaab niklo,
AND IF YOU STEP OUT UNVEILED,

toh Qatl-e-Aam kar doh,
THEN A GENERAL MASACCRE YOU’LL STIR !

voh hee bachegaa jis ko milegaa,
ONLY HE’LL BE SAVED WHO’LL GET

tere pyaar kaa saayaa,
THE SHADE OF YOUR LOVE!

Haay Qurbaan JaaooN,
OH MAY I BE SACRIFICED FOR YOU!

pehle mile theh sapnoN meN,
FIRST WE HAD MET IN DREAMS,

aur aaj saamne paayaa,
AND TODAY I FOUND YOU FACE TO FACE,

Haay Qurbaan JaaooN,
OH MAY I BE SACRIFICED FOR YOU!

‘gar jhoom ke chalo tum,
IF YOU WALK WITH A SWAY

O jaane zindagaanee,
O BREATH OF LIFE,

patthar kaa bhee kalejaa,
EVEN THE THE STONY HEART

ho jaaye paanee paanee,
WILL MELT WITH COMPASSION!

‘gar jhoom ke chalo tum,
IF YOU WALK WITH A SWAY

O jaane zindagaanee,
O BREATH OF LIFE,

patthar kaa bhee kalejaa,
EVEN THE STONY HEART

ho jaaye paanee paanee,
WILL MELT WITH COMPASSION!

gore badan par kaalaa AaNchal,
THE BLACK VEIL ON A FAIR BODY

Aur rangg lay Aayaa,
HAS ADDED TO THE COMPLEXION!

Haay Qurbaan JaaooN,
OH MAY I BE SACRIFICED FOR YOU!

pehle mile theh sapnoN meN,
FIRST WE HAD MET IN DREAMS,

aur aaj saamne paayaa,
AND TODAY I FOUND YOU FACE TO FACE,

Haay Qurbaan JaaooN.
OH MAY I BE SACRIFICED FOR YOU!

NASIR.

995. Rafi’s Peppy Songs: bahaaroN kee baraat Aa gayee…

 

 


Movie: YAKEEN (1969)
Maiden release at Mumbai: Super Cinema.

Music: Shankar-Jaikishan
Lyrics: Hasrat Jaipuri

Rafi’s Peppy Song: bahaaroN kee baraat Aa gayee…
Roman Transliteration/English Translation of the Urdu-Hindi filmy lyrics:

bahaaroN kee baraat, Aa gayee,
THE SPRINGS’ PAGEANT HAS ARRIVED,

Khushee ko le kar saath, Aa gayee,
BRINGING HAPPINESS ALONG, IT’S ARRIVED!

suno toh mere dil,
O MY HEART, JUST LISTEN!

suno toh meree jaaN,
O MY BELOVED, JUST LISTEN!

hoToN pe dil kee baat, Aa gayee,
ON THE LIPS, THE AFFAIR OF THE HEART HAS ARRIVED!

bahaaroN kee baraat, Aa gayee,
THE SPRINGS’ PAGEANT HAS ARRIVED,

Khushee ko le kar saath, Aa gayee,
BRINGING HAPPINESS ALONG, IT’S ARRIVED!

suno toh mere dil,
O MY HEART, JUST LISTEN!

suno toh meree jaaN,
O MY BELOVED, JUST LISTEN!

hoToN pe dil kee baat, Aa gayee,
ON THE LIPS, THE AFFAIR OF THE HEART HAS ARRIVED!

bahaaroN kee baraaaaaat…
THE SPRINGS’ PAGEANT!

mujh se dekho naa sharmaanaa tum,
SEE, DON’T BE SHY WITH ME,

meree baahoN meN kho jaanaa tum,
DROP INTO MY ARMS,

mujh se dekho naa sharmaanaa tum,
SEE, DON’T BE SHY WITH ME,

meree baahoN meN kho jaanaa tum,
DROP INTO MY ARMS,

intezaari kee hadd ho chukee,
THERE’S A LIMIT TO WAITING!

aur ziyaadah naa tarsaanaa tum,
DON’T YOU TANTALIZE ME ANY MORE,

Aur ziyaadah naa tarsaanaa tum, tum, tum…
DON’T YOU TANTALIZE ME ANY MORE!

bahaaroN kee baraat, Aa gayee,
THE SPRINGS’ PAGEANT HAS ARRIVED,

Khushee ko le kar saath, Aa gayee,
BRINGING HAPPINESS ALONG, IT’S ARRIVED!

suno toh mere dil,
O MY HEART, JUST LISTEN!

suno toh meree jaaN,
O MY BELOVED, JUST LISTEN!

hoToN pe dil kee baat, Aa gayee,
ON THE LIPS, THE AFFAIR OF THE HEART HAS ARRIVED!

bahaaroN kee baraaaaaat…
THE SPRINGS’ PAGEANT!

Aaj chheRee hawaaoN ne bhee,
TODAY EVEN THE WIND’S PLAYING

pyaar kee mast shehnaaiaaN,
THE LOVING MUSIC OF INTOXICATED ‘SHAHNAI’s!

waadiyaaN bann gayee haiN dulhan,
VALLEYS HAVE ASSUMED A BRIDAL ATTIRE

jaise unkee ho parchhaaNiaaN,
AS IF THEY ARE HER REFLECTIONS!

jaise unkee ho parchhaaNiaaN-aaN-aaN,
AS IF THEY ARE HER REFLECTIONS!

bahaaroN kee baraat, Aa gayee,
THE SPRINGS’ PAGEANT HAS ARRIVED,

Khushee ko le kar saath, Aa gayee,
BRINGING HAPPINESS ALONG, IT’S ARRIVED!

suno toh mere dil,
O MY HEART, JUST LISTEN!

suno toh meree jaaN,
O MY BELOVED, JUST LISTEN!

hoToN pe dil kee baat, Aa gayee,
ON THE LIPS, THE AFFAIR OF THE HEART HAS ARRIVED!

bahaaroN kee baraaaaaat…
THE SPRINGS’ PAGEANT!

honge muTThee meN donoN jahaaN,
THIS WORLD AND THE NEXT WILL BE IN MY POWER

jis ghaRee main unheN paaooNgaa,
THE MOMENT I FIND HER!

honge muTThee meN donoN jahaaN,
THIS WORLD AND THE NEXT WILL BE IN MY POWER

jis ghaRee main unheN paaooNgaa,
THE MOMENT I FIND HER!

chaand sooraj ke Dole meN phir,
THEN IN A PALANQUIN OF MOON AND SUN

Apne ghar par unheN laaooNgaa,
I’LL BRING HER HOME!

Apne ghar par unheN laaooNgaa-Aa-Aa,
I’LL BRING HER HOME!

bahaaroN kee baraat, Aa gayee,
THE SPRINGS’ PAGEANT HAS ARRIVED,

Khushee ko le kar saath, Aa gayee,
BRINGING HAPPINESS ALONG, IT’S ARRIVED!

suno toh mere dil,
O MY HEART, JUST LISTEN!

suno toh meree jaaN,
O MY BELOVED, JUST LISTEN!

hoToN pe dil kee baat, Aa gayee,
ON THE LIPS, THE AFFAIR OF THE HEART HAS ARRIVED!

bahaaroN kee baraat, Aa gayee,
THE SPRINGS’ PAGEANT HAS ARRIVED,

Khushee ko le kar saath, Aa gayee,
BRINGING HAPPINESS ALONG, IT’S ARRIVED!

suno toh mere dil,
O MY HEART, JUST LISTEN!

suno toh meree jaaN,
O MY BELOVED, JUST LISTEN!

hoToN pe dil kee baat, Aa gayee,
ON THE LIPS, THE AFFAIR OF THE HEART HAS ARRIVED!

bahaaroN kee baraaaaaat.
THE SPRINGS’ PAGEANT!

NASIR

“You can cut all the flowers but you cannot keep Spring from coming.”
― Pablo Neruda