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Lyric and background history of song aj dhaner khete

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This page contains lyric of Tagore song aj dhaner khete 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: Prakriti (143)

Upa-parjaay: Sharat (3)

Taal: Kaharwa

Raag: Bibhas-Baul

Anga: Baul

Written on: 1908 (1313)

Collection: Geetanjali

Swarabitan: 50 (Shephali)

Notation by: Dinendranath Tagore / Bhimrao Shastri

Notes: Style of composition corrsponds to Saari Gaan. This song was adapted for the second scene of the small drama 'Sharodotsava' in the month of Bhadra, 1315 to be sung by 'Thakurdada' and chorus.

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Transliteration in English

Aaj  dhaaner khete roudrachaayay lukochurir khela re bhaai 
				Lukochurir khela.
Neel  aakashe ke bhaasale saada megher bhela re bhaai 
				Lukochurir khela.
Aaj  bhramar bhole madhu khete  ure beray aaloy mete,
	Aaj kiser tare nodir chare chakha-chakhir mela.
Neel  aakashe ke bhaasale saada megher bhela re bhaai 
				Lukochurir khela.
Ore,  jaabo na aaj ghare re bhaai, jaabo na aaj ghare.
Ore,  aakash bhenge baahirke aaj nebo re lut kare 
				Jaabo na aaj ghare.
Jeno  jowar-jale phenar raashi  baatase aaj chutchhe haasi,
Aaj bina kaaje baajiye bnaashi kaatbe sakol bela.
Neel aakashe ke bhaasale saada megher bhela re bhaai 
				Lukochurir khela.

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