Jalte Hain Jiske Liye Lyrics & Translation: Let’s Learn Urdu-Hindi

Sunil Dutt telephone jalte hai jiske liye

Today we present the lyrics and English translation of one of Talat Mehmood’s most memorable hits “Jalte Hai Jiske Liye.” A turning point in the controversial film Sujata (1959), “Jalte Hai Jiske Liye” blends the visuals of modern technology with the thematic subtext of an antiquated discrimination system. Can we admire the film’s brilliant mis-en-scene… Continue reading →

Kisi Patthar Ki Murat Se Lyrics and Translation: Let’s Learn Urdu-Hindi

The soundtrack of B.R. Chopra’s Hamraaz (1967) is remembered today for its showcasing of Mahendra Kapoor’s voice. Music director Ravi composed some unforgettable tunes for Mahendra Kapoor in this film, including “niile gagan ke tale,” “tum agar saath dene kaa vaadaa karo,” “na muu.nh chhupaake jiiyo,” and the gem that I’ve chosen to translate today:… Continue reading →