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Bollywood goes chasing the monsoon!
While there are many songs celebrating the beautiful and romantic rainy season, some numbers mirror our impatient wait for the rain Gods to shower down their bounty
It is believed that raga Malhar is so powerful that when sung, rain pours down from the sky. According to legend, King Akbar asked his court musician Tansen to sing raga Deepak, the raga of fire. Click here to read more
When it rains in Bollywood…
Our filmi folk come out in full force to do the song and dance routine with great enthusiasm. And some of those songs make history, adding colour to the cinematic skies
Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add colour to my sunset sky. – Rabindranath Tagore
Bollywood songs speak of clouds that are full of joy, replete with tears, touched by nostalgia and coloured by romance. In the monsoon season there is nothing better like a rain song to add to the mood, the weather gods and the lords of music joining hands to make magic. Click here to read more