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Lyric and background history of song basante basante tomar

Song of Rabindranath Tagore

This page contains lyric of Tagore song basante basante tomar 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 (248)

Upa-parjaay: Basanta (61)

Taal: Dadra

Raag: Ramkeli/Iman

Written on: 1931

Collection: Nobin

Swarabitan: 5

Notation by: Anadikumar Dastidar / Shailajaranjan Majumdar

Notes: This composiition first from its first appearance to Mishra Ramkeli. The meter too changed and become more lively.

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Transliteration in English

Basante basante tomar kobire daao daak
   Jaay jodi se jaak.
Roilo taahar baani roilo bhora surey roibe na se dure
Hridoy taahar kunje tomar roibe na nirbaak.
 Chhondo taahar roibe bneche
Kisholoyer nobin naache neche neche.
   Taare tomar bina jaay na jeno bhule
  Tomaar phule phule
 Modhukorer gunjorone bedona taar thaak.

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