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Lyric and background history of song amar priyar chhaya akashe

Song of Rabindranath Tagore

This page contains lyric of Tagore song amar priyar chhaya akashe 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 (124)

Upa-parjaay: Borsha (99)

Taal: Dadra

Raag: Malhar

Written on: 1938 (28/5/1938)

Place: Shantiniketan

Swarabitan: 58

Notation by: Shailajaranjan Majumdar

Notes: Bears close resemblence with the poem 'Chhaayachhabi' written in the year 1345B and compiled in the book 'Sanai'.

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Transliteration in English

Aamar priyar chhaya
Akashe aaj bhaasey,haay haay!
Brishti sojol bishonno nishwashe,haay.
Aamar priya megher phaanke phaanke
Sondhyataaray lukiye dekhe kaake,
Sondhya diper lupto aalo smorone taar aashe,haay.
Bari jhora boner gondho niya
Porosh hara boron mala gaanthe aamar priya.
Aamar priya ghono srabondhaaray
Aakash chhere moner kotha haaray.
Aaamar priyar aanchol dole
Nibir boner shyamal uchhashe, haay.

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