On the auspicious occasion of Janmashtami on September 2, as the clock strikes midnight tonight, the followers of Lord Krishna will welcome the birth of their lord with fervor. The next day they will be out on the streets breaking Dahi Handi. On this festive occasion, Bollywood has a number of songs that make this festival more special for you.
So, celebrate Janmashtami with enthusiasm by rocking to these catchy numbers:
1. Mohe Panghat Pe Nandlal Ched Gayo Re
This number from the epic film ‘Mughal E Azam’ is one of the most loved songs on Janmashtami. The pristine song is sung by legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar and the beauty of Madhubala playing Radha epitomized the very essence of a love that knew no bounds.
2.Yashomati Maiyya Se Bole Nandlala:
An all-time favourite, the song sung by Lata Mangeshkar from the film ‘Satyam Shivam Sundaram’ is a soothing number.
3.Chandi Ki Daal Par
This song from the film ‘Hello Brother’ was sung by Salman and Alka Yagnik and boosts festive fervour.
4.Radha Kaise Na Jale:
Aamir Khan and Gracy Singh brought alive the naughtiness of Krishna who is trying to make Radha jealous in this song from ‘Lagaan’.
5. Maiyya Yashoda
The song was from the film ‘Hum Saath Saath Hain’ and showcases Radha complaining about Krishna to his mother.
6. Go Go Govinda!
Prabhudheva and Sonakshi Sinha danced to the beats of this catchy song from the film ‘Oh! My God’. It brings forward the excitement and fervour of breaking the Dahi Handi.
7. Govinda Aala Re
The all-time favorite was a song from ‘Bluff Master’ crooned by late legendary singer Mohammed Rafi and has Shammi Kapoor dancing in his much-loved style on the bylanes of Mumbai.
We wish you all a very happy and safe Janmashtami and Dahi Handi!