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Kabir song by Rahul Deshpande

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Rahul Deshpande presents Kabir's verses:

Lyrics

Sunta hai guru gyani
Gagan me awaaz ho rahi hai jheeni jheeni
Sunta hai guru gyani

Paahi liyaye
Naad bindu se peechhe jamaya paani ho ji
Sab ghat puran guru rahya hai
Alakh purush nirvaani ho ji
Sunta hai guru gyani

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Pundit Jasraj sings Krishnashtakam

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Shankaracharya penned the Sanskrit poem: Krishna-ashtak, eight verses describing Krishna in Vrindavan. It makes for delightful singing, with or without instrumental accompaniments. We have here Pandit Jasraj singing the same...More...

Qawwali music - a spiritual expression

Sufism - Meeting the beloved

At the heart of the Sufi mystical experience lies the Zikr or remembrance of God. In its musical expression through the Qawwali, it has become synonymous with the name of Amir Khusro, whose musical idiom facilitated a unique synthesis of the Persian and Hindu-Braja cultures. His prodigious literary and musical experimentation is a unique effort at creating a universal Sufi language of Love and he forged a new mystical Sufi consciousness. This could have been a forerunner of the Nirguna Bhakti movement. More...

Pundit Jasraj - Om Namo Bhagwate Vasudevay

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Pundit Jasraj singing Om Namo Bhagwate Vasudevaay...

Sanskrit Lyrics

Om Namo Bhagwate Vasudevay

Shriyah-karam Shriyonaatham, Shridharam Shri-vara-pradam,
ShriVatsalDharam Saumya, Tam vande Shri Sureshvaram,
Om Namo Bhagwate Vasudevay More...

Sufi song- Tore bina mohe chaen na aave

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Javed Basheer and Ali Abbas sing Tore Bina Mohe Mohe Chaen Na Aave...

Lyrics:

Tore bina mohe chaen na aave
Yaad me tori jiya ghabraaye
Gin gin taare nai ratiya guzaaru
Birha sataaye, mora man tarpaave
Tore bina mohe chaen na aave
Yaad me tori jiya ghabraaye

Tere Ishq nachaya - Bulle Shah

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Punjabi, Sufi singer Master Saleem from the house of Puran Shah Koti (Jullundhar) singing during his Toronto tour; accompanied by Paramjit Hans.
The song Tere Ishq nachaya is a rendition of Sufi saint Baba Bulle Shah.
Tere Ishq nachaya... Lyrics

Mere nak vich nathani te tan ute ghaghari
Te kanna cha pa deyo dandiya
Bulle Shah Mai yaar manana
Paahve log udaave bhandiyan

Tere Ishq nachaya kar ke thaiya thaiya
Peera mai bhul gaiya tere naal na gaiya More...

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