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Lyric and background history of song jibone e ki protham

Song of Rabindranath Tagore

This page contains lyric of Tagore song jibone e ki protham 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: Prem O Prokriti (50)

Taal: Kaharwa

Written on: 1888

Swarabitan: Notation not available

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Tagore song jibone e ki protham
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Transliteration in English

Jibone e ki prothomo basonto elo elo!  Elo re!
Nabino basonay chanchal jouban  nabin jibon pelo.
Elo, elo.
Baahir hote chaay mon, chaay chaay re –
Kore kaar anweshan.
Phagun haway dol   diye jaay hillol –
Chitsagor udbel.   Elo, elo.
Dakhinbayu chutiyachhe,  bujhi  khoje kon phul phutiyachhe –
Khoje bone bone – khoje aamar mone.
Nishidin aache mon jaagi kaar padaparashan-laagi –
Taari tore mormer kaachheshatadaladal meliyachhe
Aamar mon.

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