Ganpati Festival 2014 song of the day: Deva ho deva Ganpati deva from Humse Badhkar Kaun

This iconic song starts with the Ganpati aarti Vakratunda mahakaya which is empowering

Deva ho deva Ganpati deva from Humse Badhkar Kaun is not just a song dedicated to the elephant headed god. This classic has become a regular prayer played across Ganpati mandals throughout the festival. Keeping intact the Indian melody, manjeera twangs and drum beats stir the religious streak in you and before you know it, you’re already singing along.

Deva ho deva has been sung by the legendary Mohammad Rafi, Asha Bhosle, Shailendra Singh, Bhupinder Singh and Sapan Chakravarty with a chorus. Written by Ravindra Rawal, this song truly captures the essence of Ganesh Festival and the feelings of all those true devotees who pray, sing and dance each year to greet Lord Ganesha with fervour.

So here take a look at the video and sing along on this auspicious occasion of Ganeshotsav.