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Lyric and background history of song jatobar alo jalate chai

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This page contains lyric of Tagore song jatobar alo jalate chai 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 (165)

Upa-parjaay: Biraha

Taal: Ektaal

Raag: Kamod

Written on: 1910 (21 Jaistha 1317)

Place: Tindhariya

Published in: Bangadarshan

Collection: Geetanjali

Swarabitan: 38

Notation by: Surendranath Bandopadhyay / Bhimrao Shastri

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Transliteration in English

Jatobaar aalo jwalaate chaai,
nibe jaay baare baare  
Aamar jeebone tomaar aasan
gobheer aundhakaare   
Je lataati aachhe shukaayechhe mul
kuri dhore shudhu, naahi phote phul,
Aamar jeebone taba seba taai
bedonaar upahaare   
Pujagourab punyabibhab
kichhu naahi, naahi lesh  
E taba pujaari pariya esechhe
lajyaar deeno besh  
Utsabe taar aase naai keho,
baaje naai baashi, saaje naai geho 
Kaadia tomaay enechhe daakiya
bhangamandir dwaare

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