When one thinks of Guru Nanak, the founder of Sikhism and the first of the ten Gurus, the last thing to come to mind is songs. However, on the occasion of Guru Nanak Jayanti, BollyCurry brings to you a list of melodies that over the years have been used in Bollywood movies, just in case you're looking for a spiritual tune to listen to on this festive occasion. So here's presenting a list of eight songs!
- "Dukh Bhanjan Tere Naam" - Dukh Bhanjan Tere Naam (1974)
- "Shora So Pahchaniye" - The Legend of Bhagat Singh (2003)
- "Jo Bole So Nihaal" - Jo Bole So Nihaal (2005)
- "Ik Onkar" - Rang De Basanti (2006)
- "Shabad Gurbani" - Halla Bol (2008)
- "Ek Onkar" - Dil Bole Hadippa (2008)
- "Bahein Jina Di Pakadiye" - Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi (2008)
- "Gurbani" - Yamla Pagla Deewana (2010)
Today, as you remember Guru Nanak and his blessed teachings, also remember that prayers and reverence comes in the form of however you want; it's all about your beliefs, as all the above songs show. So from BollyCurry, here's wishing you all a very happy Guru Nanak Jayanti and may Guru Nanak's teachings forever guide you towards success.
Author: Shreya S.
Editors: Harjot D. & Jenifer Y.
Graphics: Virina R.