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Lyric and background history of song aha aji e basante

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This page contains lyric of Tagore song aha aji e basante and its transliteration in English with background history. Background of the song includes the place and date of the song written by Rabindranath, name of the newspaper or magazine the song was first published in and the name of the person who had prepared the notation or swaralipi. This page also contains the musical composition of song like parjaay, taal, raag and ango.

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Parjaay: Mayar-Khela (Scene 7)

Taal: Tritaal (Kawali)

Raag: Go where glory waits thee

Written on: 1888

Collection: Maayar Khela

Swarabitan: 48 (Maayar Khela)

Notation by: Jyotirindranath Tagore

Notes: Bhanga Gaan song of 'Sokhi' in chorus. Derived from the song 'Go where glory waits thee…'

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Tagore song aha aji e basante
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Transliteration in English

Aaha,  aaji e basante eto phool phute,
Eto bnaashi baaje, eto paakhi gaay,
Sokhiro hriday kusumokomol-
Kaar anaadare aaji jhore jaay.
Keno kaachhe aaso, keno michhe haaso,
Kaachhe je aasito se to  aasite naa chaay.
Sukhe aachhe jaara  sukhe thaak taara,
Sukher basanta sukhe hok saara-
Dukhini naarir nayonero nir
Sukhijane jeno dekhite naa paay.
Taara dekheo dekhe naa.
Taara bujheo bojhe naa,
Taara phireo naa chaay.

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