Warning: include(domaintitles/domaintitle_cdn.exoticindia.php3): failed to open stream: No such file or directory in /home/exotic/newexotic/header.php3 on line 921

Warning: include(): Failed opening 'domaintitles/domaintitle_cdn.exoticindia.php3' for inclusion (include_path='.:/usr/lib/php:/usr/local/lib/php') in /home/exotic/newexotic/header.php3 on line 921

Subscribe for Newsletters and Discounts
Be the first to receive our thoughtfully written
religious articles and product discounts.
Your interests (Optional)
This will help us make recommendations and send discounts and sale information at times.
By registering, you may receive account related information, our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
.
By subscribing, you will receive our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. All emails will be sent by Exotic India using the email address [email protected].

Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
|6
Sign In  |  Sign up
Your Cart (0)
Best Deals
Share our website with your friends.
Email this page to a friend
Books > Language and Literature > Sufi > 100 Lyrics Gulzar
Subscribe to our newsletter and discounts
100 Lyrics Gulzar
100 Lyrics Gulzar
Description
About the Book

One of India’s most respected film makers Gulzar has directed some of the enduring classics of Hindi Cinema like Parichay, Musuam, Aandhi, Angoor, Ijaazat and Macchis, remembered not only for their storytelling but also their unforgettable songs. He continues to be one of the most popular lyricists in mainstream Hindi cinema with several recent chartbusters to his credit.

Apart from the many Filmfare and national awards for his films and lyrics, Gulzar has also received the Sahitya Akedemi award in 2002 and the Padma Bhushan in 2004 he became the first Indian lyricist to win an Oscar for the song ‘Jai Ho’ from the film slumdog Millionaire the song went on to win a Grammy in 2010. Gulzar lives and work in Mumbai.

 

About the Author

Sunjoy shekar was born in sahebganj a sleepy town on the banks of the Ganga where part of Bandini the motion picture for which Gulzar wrote his first song was filmed. Sunjoy tells stories for a living and has more than three thousand hours of story writing credits on a host of television channels across India and Indonesia. He divides his time between Mumbai, New Delhi and Jakarta.

 

Preface

I grew up wearing the sound of Gulzarsaab lyrics in my ears. Shards of his song still reverberate in my ears from numerous occasions: ‘Dakiya dak laya’ from a dark rainy dawn in August twenty-eight years ago playing on the Philips sound box: Mera Kuchh Samaan’ from a misty foggy Delhi university December: ‘Ek akela is shahar mein’ from an insipid hot unemployed afternoon in Mumbai. His songs have always evoked feeling association. And I am but a smuggler trying to surreptitiously smuggle the feeling those associations evoke in their original language across an impermissible alien words cape.

Gulzar lyrics transcend social barriers. A rickshawallah in the bylanes of Mumbai hums the tune of Chhaiyya Chhaiyya without being aware of its literary merit while an elite Urduwallah admires its tribute to sufi traditions wrapping it around himself over single malt on a cold cloudy Delhi evening. There is nothing in common between the two but Gulzar touches them both. The rickshawallah banging his overused T-series tape recorder with his foot when the song stope in between is inarticulate illiterate. But he too is stirred by Gulzar evocation he too lapses into euphoria like the Dilliwallah over his scotch. A common thought shared in a familiar language weaves magic. Gulzar lyrics are not just words not just rhythm.

The Italians believe that a translator is essentially a traitor. They even have a phrase for it: traduttore traditore and I must confess that I do feel this. You work with a necessary handicap when you translate Gulzar lyrics the songs are so well known the rendition the music the picturization that they are permanently etched in the collective consciousness of the listeners. And to add to that Gulzar songs can still stand on their own even if you were to strip the off the context of the film. Let us take the songs of Lekin. Everybody knows that the film is built around dimple kapadia ghost on the face if you take the movie out of the picture it holds. Listening to Gulzar songs are like unraveling layers and layers of meaning. And yet you need to keep the whole thing in context you cannot take it too far away from the image already ingrained in the listeners mind.

 

Sample Pages

















100 Lyrics Gulzar

Item Code:
NAF246
Cover:
Paperback
Edition:
2012
ISBN:
978043418207
Language:
Hindi Text with English Translation
Size:
8.5 inch X 5.5 inch
Pages:
274 (Throughout B/W Illustrations)
Other Details:
Weight of the Books: 250 gms
Price:
$20.00   Shipping Free
Be the first to rate this product
Add to Wishlist
Send as e-card
Send as free online greeting card
100 Lyrics Gulzar
From:
Edit     
You will be informed as and when your card is viewed. Please note that your card will be active in the system for 30 days.

Viewed 9494 times since 14th Apr, 2016
About the Book

One of India’s most respected film makers Gulzar has directed some of the enduring classics of Hindi Cinema like Parichay, Musuam, Aandhi, Angoor, Ijaazat and Macchis, remembered not only for their storytelling but also their unforgettable songs. He continues to be one of the most popular lyricists in mainstream Hindi cinema with several recent chartbusters to his credit.

Apart from the many Filmfare and national awards for his films and lyrics, Gulzar has also received the Sahitya Akedemi award in 2002 and the Padma Bhushan in 2004 he became the first Indian lyricist to win an Oscar for the song ‘Jai Ho’ from the film slumdog Millionaire the song went on to win a Grammy in 2010. Gulzar lives and work in Mumbai.

 

About the Author

Sunjoy shekar was born in sahebganj a sleepy town on the banks of the Ganga where part of Bandini the motion picture for which Gulzar wrote his first song was filmed. Sunjoy tells stories for a living and has more than three thousand hours of story writing credits on a host of television channels across India and Indonesia. He divides his time between Mumbai, New Delhi and Jakarta.

 

Preface

I grew up wearing the sound of Gulzarsaab lyrics in my ears. Shards of his song still reverberate in my ears from numerous occasions: ‘Dakiya dak laya’ from a dark rainy dawn in August twenty-eight years ago playing on the Philips sound box: Mera Kuchh Samaan’ from a misty foggy Delhi university December: ‘Ek akela is shahar mein’ from an insipid hot unemployed afternoon in Mumbai. His songs have always evoked feeling association. And I am but a smuggler trying to surreptitiously smuggle the feeling those associations evoke in their original language across an impermissible alien words cape.

Gulzar lyrics transcend social barriers. A rickshawallah in the bylanes of Mumbai hums the tune of Chhaiyya Chhaiyya without being aware of its literary merit while an elite Urduwallah admires its tribute to sufi traditions wrapping it around himself over single malt on a cold cloudy Delhi evening. There is nothing in common between the two but Gulzar touches them both. The rickshawallah banging his overused T-series tape recorder with his foot when the song stope in between is inarticulate illiterate. But he too is stirred by Gulzar evocation he too lapses into euphoria like the Dilliwallah over his scotch. A common thought shared in a familiar language weaves magic. Gulzar lyrics are not just words not just rhythm.

The Italians believe that a translator is essentially a traitor. They even have a phrase for it: traduttore traditore and I must confess that I do feel this. You work with a necessary handicap when you translate Gulzar lyrics the songs are so well known the rendition the music the picturization that they are permanently etched in the collective consciousness of the listeners. And to add to that Gulzar songs can still stand on their own even if you were to strip the off the context of the film. Let us take the songs of Lekin. Everybody knows that the film is built around dimple kapadia ghost on the face if you take the movie out of the picture it holds. Listening to Gulzar songs are like unraveling layers and layers of meaning. And yet you need to keep the whole thing in context you cannot take it too far away from the image already ingrained in the listeners mind.

 

Sample Pages

















Post a Comment
 
Post a Query
For privacy concerns, please view our Privacy Policy
Based on your browsing history
Loading... Please wait

Items Related to 100 Lyrics Gulzar (Language and Literature | Books)

रमल गुलजार: Ramal Gulzar
Item Code: NZB565
$12.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
I Swallowed The Moon (The Poetry of Gulzar)
Deal 20% Off
by Saba Mahmood Bashir
Paperback (Edition: 2013)
Harper Collins Publishers
Item Code: NAG959
$29.00$23.20
You save: $5.80 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Echoes and Eloquences: The Life and Cinema of Gulzar
Deal 20% Off
by Saibal Chatterjee
Hardcover (Edition: 2007)
Rupa Publication Pvt. Ltd.
Item Code: IDK061
$57.00$45.60
You save: $11.40 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Half a Rupee Stories
Deal 20% Off
by Gulzar
Paperback (Edition: 2013)
Penguin Books India Pvt. Ltd.
Item Code: NAF923
$22.00$17.60
You save: $4.40 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Raavi Paar and Other Stories
by Gulzar
Paperback (Edition: 2010)
Rupa Publication Pvt. Ltd.
Item Code: NAJ063
$19.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Mirza Ghalib: A Biographical Scenario
Deal 20% Off
by Gulzar
Paperback (Edition: 2012)
Rupa Publication Pvt. Ltd.
Item Code: IDE215
$32.50$26.00
You save: $6.50 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Seema and other Stories
Deal 20% Off
by Gulzar
Paperback (Edition: 2002)
Rupa Publication Pvt. Ltd.
Item Code: IDI875
$5.00$4.00
You save: $1.00 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Hema Malini
Item Code: IDI907
$36.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Two Tales of My Times: New Delhi Times and Maachis
Item Code: IDK393
$31.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Aandhi: A Scenario
Item Code: IDJ235
$12.50
Add to Cart
Buy Now
The Man Who Spoke in Pictures – Bimal Roy
Item Code: NAC435
$36.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Indian Cinema Through The Century
Deal 20% Off
Item Code: NAK774
$36.00$28.80
You save: $7.20 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Indian Cinema Through The Century
Item Code: NAK961
$36.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Testimonials
Namaste and many thanks! Lovely collection you have! Tempted to buy so many books!
Revathi, USA
I received my order. Thanks for giving the platform to purchase artifacts of our culture. You guys are doing a great job. Appreciate it and wish you guys the best.
Manju, USA
Fantastic! Thank You for amazing service and fast replies!
Sonia, Sweden
I’ve started receiving many of the books I’ve ordered and every single one of them (thus far) has been fantastic - both the books themselves, and the execution of the shipping. Safe to say I’ll be ordering many more books from your website :)
Hithesh, USA
I have received the book Evolution II.  Thank you so much for all of your assistance in making this book available to me.  You have been so helpful and kind.
Colleen, USA
Thanks Exotic India, I just received a set of two volume books: Brahmasutra Catuhsutri Sankara Bhasyam
I Gede Tunas
You guys are beyond amazing. The books you provide not many places have and I for one am so thankful to have found you.
Lulian, UK
This is my first purchase from Exotic India and its really good to have such store with online buying option. Thanks, looking ahead to purchase many more such exotic product from you.
Probir, UAE
I received the kaftan today via FedEx. Your care in sending the order, packaging and methods, are exquisite. You have dressed my body in comfort and fashion for my constrained quarantine in the several kaftans ordered in the last 6 months. And I gifted my sister with one of the orders. So pleased to have made a connection with you.
EB Cuya FIGG, USA
Thank you for your wonderful service and amazing book selection. We are long time customers and have never been disappointed by your great store. Thank you and we will continue to shop at your store
Michael, USA
Language:
Currency:
All rights reserved. Copyright 2021 © Exotic India