D N Madhok – A Tribute

Dinanath Madhok (22 October 1902 – 9 July 1982) was a prominent lyricist of Hindi Films during 1940s - 1960s. D N Madhok has major hits in 1940s and early 50s. My attempt for today is to throw light on career of this all rounder personality. He is a well known lyricist and also worked …

Let’s Celebrate Diwali!

Firstly let me wish you all 'A Very Happy Diwali & Prosperous New Year'. Diwali Or Deepawali derives its name from sanskrit words, 'Deep' meaning Lights and 'Aawali' meaning a row. So the name means a festival havings 'Rows of Lights'. Diwali is an important festival of India, and is celebrated with enthusiasm and togetherness. …

‘Chale Aao’ Songs

I was discussing the other day, hindi songs beginning with the word 'Aaja' on Madhuji's Blog (Dusted off). Suddenly I thought of a song list, having the words 'Chale Aao'. Madhuji also encouraged me to make a song list on this theme. She has always helped and encouraged me, in my journey from a blog …