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FILM SONGS IN RAG BHIMPALASI

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Bhimpalasi

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*Aa Neele Gagan Tale Pyar
*Ae Ajnabi Tu Bhii Kabhi Aawaz De Kahiin Se
  • Film - Dil Se
  • Year - 1998
  • Rag - Bhimpalasi
  • Tal - Kaherava
  • Music Director(s) - A.R. Rahman
  • Singer(s) -
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  • Comments - If you really want to get the idea of Bhimpalasi, this should NOT be your first choice
*Aaj Mere Man Sakhi Bansuri Bajaye Koi
*Bina Madhur Madhur Kachhu Bol
*Dil Ke Tukade Tukkade
*Dil Mein Tujhe Bithake
*Duniya Se Ji Ghabra Gaya
*Eli Re Eli
  • Film - Yaadein
  • Year - 2001
  • Rag - Bhimpalasi
  • Tal - Kaherava
  • Music Director(s) - Anu Malik
  • Singer(s) - Alka Yagnik, Hema Sardesai & Kavita Krishnamurthy
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  • Comments - There is a bit of mixing of rags here, but by Bollywood standards it adheres fairly closely to Bhimpalasi
*Eri Main To Premdivani
  • Film - Naubahar
  • Year - 1952
  • Rag - Bhimpalasi
  • Tal - Kaherava
  • Music Director(s) - Roshan
  • Singer(s) - Lata Mangeshkar
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  • Comments - This is a pretty good example of Bhimpalasi.  There is a little bit of mixing of rags here but not much by filmi standards.  This song should not be confused with Ravi Shankar's song with the same name
*Hai Chaand Sitaaron Men Chamak Tere Badan Ki
  • Film - (non-film song)
  • Year -
  • Rag - Bhimpalasi
  • Tal -Kaherava
  • Music Director(s) -
  • Singer(s) - Ahmed Hussain & Mohmad Hussain
  • Links - a ghazal
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  • Comments - This is a pretty good example of Bhimpalasi.  There is a bit of mixing of other rags in the antara.
*Jhanakar Payala Ki Tose Binati Kare
  • Film - Naag Devata
  • Year - 1962
  • Rag - Bhimpalasi
  • Tal -
  • Music Director(s) - S.N. Tripathi
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*Kehta Hai Mera Yeh Dil
  • Film - Jeans
  • Year - 1997
  • Rag - Bhimpalasi
  • Tal - Kaherava
  • Music Director(s) - A R Rahman
  • Singer(s) - Kavita Krishnamurthy
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*Khanabadosh
  • Film - London Dreams
  • Year - 2009
  • Rag - Bhimpalasi
  • Tal - Kaherava
  • Music Director(s) - Shankar, Ehsaan & Loy
  • Singer(s) - Mohan
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*Khilate Hain Gul Yahan
*Kismat Se Tum Ham Ko Mile Ho
  • Film - Pukar
  • Year - 1999
  • Rag - Bhimpalasi
  • Tal - Kaherava
  • Music Director(s) - A R Rahman
  • Singer(s) - Sonu Nigam, Anuradha Paudwal
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  • Comments - This is a surprisingly good example of Bhimpalasi.  There is only slight mixing of non-Bhimpalasi elements
*Kuch Dil Ne Kaha
*Maine Chand Aur Sitaron Ki
*Main Garibon Ka Dil
*Man Mor Hua Matavala
  • Film - Afsar
  • Year - 1948
  • Rag - Bhimpalasi
  • Tal - Kaherava
  • Music Director(s) - S.D. Burman
  • Singer(s) - Suraiyya
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  • Comments - This is an OK example of Bhimpalasi, but there is a bit of divergence from standard Bhimpalasi in some places.
*Masoom Chehra
*Mere Man Ka Bavara Panchhi
*Naghma-O-Sher Ki Saughaat
*Nainon Men Badra Chhaye
*O Beqarar Dil
*O Nirdai Pritam
*Samay O Dhire Chalo
*Tere Sadke Balama
*Tu Hai Phool Mere Gulshan Ka
  • Film - Phool Mere Gulshan Ka
  • Year - 1974
  • Rag - Bhimpalasi
  • Tal - Kaherava
  • Music Director(s) - M. Ashraf
  • Singer(s) - Mala
  • Comments - This is from an old Pakistani film.  It is truly a good example of Bhimpalasi
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  • Comments - The main melody is really a fairly decent example of Bhimpalasi.  However, some of the interludes stray a bit.  The biggest offender is actually the way that the chords were laid in the background.
*Tum Mile Dil Khile
*Tumhi Ne Mujhko Prem Sikhya
  • Film - Manmohan
  • Year - 1936
  • Rag - Bhimpalasi
  • Tal - Tintal
  • Music Director(s) - Ashok Ghosh
  • Singer(s) - Surendra, Bibbo
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*Ye Na Thi Hamri Kismat
  • Film - Non Film Spng
  • Year -
  • Rag - Bhimpalasi
  • Tal - Kaherava
  • Music Director(s) -
  • Singer(s) - Begum Akhtar
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*Yeh Aaine Se Akele Men Guftagu Kya Hai
  • Film - (non-film song)
  • Year -
  • Rag - Bhimpalasi
  • Tal - Kaherava
  • Music Director(s) -
  • Singer(s) - Hariharan
  • Links - a ghazal from Hariharan's album 'Kaash'
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*Zindagi Men To Sabhi Pyar Kiya Karte Hai

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