Famous Bollywood Navratri Songs
So the nine days long celebration has begun with much anticipated zest and zeal. It's the festival of joy along with other quintessential rituals like preparation of lavish meals, dressing up in traditional outfits and dancing to the tunes of garba songs. Many few people know that garba was used to embody the dramatization of fight between female divinity Maa durga and Mahisasura. With the changing time the meaning of garba has also changed to a mere source of entertainment and for some devotees it's a form of worship to their deities.
Navratri is being celebrated in almost every state of our country and also in some states outside India. Garba enthusiasts cannot resist from tapping their feet to the famous tunes of these songs. Here are some of the most favorite garba songs featured in Bollywood movies which forces us to put ourselves in the middle of the ground.
1) Nagada sang dhol
This song acts as an energy booster. As soon as the music starts there's a sudden electric in the body and you find yourself dancing to this fast beats. The original song was sung by Shreya Ghosal for the movie Ramleela. You'll find people imitating Deepika's steps from the movie.
2) Dholi taro dhol
It's a very beautiful song from Sanjay leela Bhansali's movie Hum dil de chuke sanam. It's a peppy and a teasing number with lively beats. Very popular during navratri and people just can't stop humming it.
This song is from the movie Kai po che features actress Amrita Puri performing garba. It's has a Gujarati folk music feel to it, extremely beautiful and pleasant. This song has a very sweet melody.
4)Bhala mori rama
You'll hear this song being played almost everywhere. It has become one of the favorites of all the dancers. It's a popular gujarati hit sung by Rakesh Borat popularized by the movie Ramleela. It's a song of celebration.
5)Prem diwani bani
It's from the movie Main prem ki diwani hu starring Kareena Kapoor in it. It's a very peppy number played almost everywhere. You'll find people putting their best foot forward to this number with all the latkas and jhatakas.
6) Ghunghat mein chand hoga
From the movie Khoobsurat this song stars Sanjay Dutt and Urmila Matondkar. It's a perky garba song with mind blowing beats and along with traditional dhol the song reached to another level.
The song is from the movie Slumdog millionaire composed by A R Rahman. It's an excellent music for any celebration and it has made to the chart. This song is a hit and no navratri festival is complete without the song being played.
It's from the movie love love love sung by Vijay Benedict. This song was a hit in 90's and even today many singers sing this song .Your tired feet won't give up to this number as soon as you hear the drums beating fast. The peppiness of this song will charge you up.
Also, apart from these, we have a few non-Bollywood 'must-listen-to' dandiya songs which are traditionally performed at almost all events!
It's a famous Gujarati folk music popularized by Gujarati singer Maniraj Barot. The word 'Sanedo' is derived from the original word 'Sneh' which means affection. This song is immensely popular amongst the Gujarati citizens and whether be it here or in any other part of the world it's being cherished by one and all.
Oodhni odhu ne udi jaaye
Another super hit Gujarati song where one cannot stop himself/herself from matching the footsteps to the rhythm of this song. Gujarati singer Manoj Dave is famous for this song.
Pari hu main
With Falguni Pathak's beautiful voice this song has hit the chart of the most popular track of all times. Falguni has herself performed the song at various garba festivals and it is considered to be the evergreen garba song.
This and â€œPari hu mainâ€ is our all time favorite song. No one can sing these songs better than Falguni herself.