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Lyric and background history of song jani jani kon adi

Song of Rabindranath Tagore

This page contains lyric of Tagore song jani jani kon adi 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: Puja (297)

Upa-parjaay: Nihshanshay

Taal: Tritaal

Raag: Mishra Kedara

Written on: 1909

Swarabitan: 38

Notation by: Surendranath Bandopadhyay / Bhimrao Shastri

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Tagore song jani jani kon adi
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Transliteration in English

Jani jani kon aadi kaal hate
Bhasale aamare jeebaner srote-
Sahosa, he priyo, kato grihe pathe
Rekhe gacho prane kato harshan.
Katobar tumi megher aarale
Emni madhur hasiya danrale,
Arunkirane charon barale,
  Lalate rakhile shubha paroshan.
Sanchito haye aache ei chokhe
Kato kale kale kato loke loke
Kato nabo nabo aaloke aaloke
   Aruper kato rupdarshan.
Kato juge juge keho nahi jane
Bhariya bhariya utheche parane
Kato sukhe dukhe kato preme gaane
   Amriter kato rasobaroshan.

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