Barely three days are left for the auspicious festival of Karwa Chauth. It is a popular fasting festival of India wherein women observe a day-long fast (without food and water) for the long life and good health of their better half. The Indian Film Industry is esteemed for its entertaining songs, dance numbers along with iconoclastic films. Be it for any occasion, festival, emotions, to name a few, our film industry has a plethora of songs pertaining to it. However, in the contemporary times, not only a woman but man as well observe the fast of Karva Chauth for their better half. With the special occasion of Karva Chauth just around the corner, here are some popular songs from Bollywood to cherish the special bond of love and respect.
Tum Aaye Toh Aaya Mujhe Yaad Gali Mein Aaj Chand Nikhla-
This melodious song from the movie Zakham resonates the beautiful essence of love. With the auspicious festival of Karva Chauth around, this is the ultimate song to cherish the special bond of love and respect. Picturized on Pooja Bhatt and Nagarjuna, the song Gali Mein Aaj Chand Nikhla from Mahesh Bhatt directed 1998 Indian Hindi drama film, Zakhm was sung by Alka Yagnik.
This romantic song is from 2001 popular Indian family drama film Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham aka K3G. This 6:50 minutes-long song was sung by Kavita K. Subramaniam, Alka Yagnik, Sonu Nigam, Udit Narayan, Amit Kumar. Sameer wrote the lyrics while Jatin Lalit composed the music for the film.
Ghar Aaja Pardesi-
The most popular, entertaining and romantic movie of the nineties, Dil Wale Dulhania Le Jayenge was the directorial debut of Aditya Chopra. Released in 1995, Shahrukh Khan, Kajol, Amrish Puri, Farida Jalal, Satish Shah, Achala Sachdev, Himani Shivpuri starrer Dil Wale Dulhania Le Jayenge was a blockbuster movie. 7 minutes 29 seconds long song, Ghar Aaja Pardesi was sung by Manpreet Kaur and Pamela Chopra. The movie won 43rd National Film Awards along with 41st Filmfare Awards. The music for the film was composed by Jatin-Lalit whereas Anand Bakshi wrote the lyrics. As per HMV, the soundtrack of Dil Wale Dulania Le Jayenge was the best-selling Bollywood soundtrack of the year with 9-12 million units sold.
Chaand Chupa Badal Mein-
From the iconic 1992 film Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam, the popular song still reverberates in the contemporary times. Picturized on Aishwarya Rai and Salman Khan, this song was a part of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s magnum opus Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam. Sung by Alka Yagnik and Udit Narayan, Chaand Chupa Badal Mein is five minutes forty-six seconds long song. Mehboob wrote the lyrics for the movie while the music was composed by Ismail Durbar.
Chand Aur Piya
A popular song from 1993 movie Aashiq Awara was sung by Sadhana Sargam. Laxmikant Kudalkar and Pyarelal gave the music for the film. Anand Bakshi wrote the lyrics for this five minutes twenty-two-second long song.