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Lyric and background history of song mone holo jeno periye elem

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This page contains lyric of Tagore song mone holo jeno periye elem 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 (115)

Upa-parjaay: Borsha (90)

Taal: Dadra

Raag: Pilu

Written on: 1935 (22 Sharvan 1342)

Place: Shantiniketan

Collection: Bithika

Swarabitan: 54

Notation by: Shantideb Ghosh

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Transliteration in English

Mone holo jeno periye elem antabihin pathaasite tomar dware
Maruteer hote sudhashyamal pare  
Path hote genthe enechhi siktajuthir mala,
Sakarun nibedaner gandha dhala –
Lajja diyo na tare  
Sajala megher chhaaya ghanaay bon e bon e
Pathaharar bedan baje sameerane  
Doorer theke dekhechhilem  batayaner tale
Tomar pradeep jwale –
Amar ankhi byakul pakhi jharer andhakare

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