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Lyric and background history of song jara kachhe achhe

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This page contains lyric of Tagore song jara kachhe achhe 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 (369)

Upa-parjaay: Bishwa

Taal: Ektaal

Written on: 1901

Collection: Naibedya

Swarabitan: 25

Notation by: Kangalicharan Sen

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Tagore song jara kachhe achhe
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Transliteration in English

Jara kache aache tara kache thak, tara to pare na janite-
Tahader cheye tumi kache aacho aamar hridaykhanite.
Jara katha bale tahara baluk,  aami karibo na kareo bimukh-
Tara nahi jane bhara aache pran tabo akathito baneete.
Neerabe niyato rayecho aamar neerab hriday khanite.
Tomar lagiya kareo, he prabhu, path chere dite balibo na kabhu,
Jato prem aache sab prem more toma-pane rabe tanite-
Sakoler preme rabe tabo prem aamar hridaykhanite,
Sabar sahite tomar bandhan  heri jano sada e mor sadhan-
Sabar sango pare jano maane tabo aaradhana aanite.
Sabar milane tomar milan  jagibe hridaykhanite.

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