Dil-e-naadaan: Celebrating Ghalib :)

दिल-ए-नादाँ तुझे हुआ क्या है .. आख़िर इस दर्द की दवा क्या है  – Ghalib

Our cover version of this famous ghazal by Mirza Ghalib ..esp on the great poet’s birthday 🙂

Mazaar-e-Ghalib : Celebrating Ghalib on his birthday :)

A Heritage Walk to the mazaar of the great poet Mirza Ghalib at the Nizamuddin area of Delhi, India!

 

Remembering Ghalib : Mazaar-e-Ghalib

A tribute to the master poet Ghalib on his birthday ..we take you to this peaceful courtyard amidst the hustle and bustle of Nizamuddin basti where the great poet rests in peace! Join us in remembering the maestro! – Mazaar-e-Ghalib!

Dil-e-naadaan tujhe hua kya hai – a “Ghalib” ghazal by Arunima and Aditya :)

Recorded a Ghazal with sis this weekend .. written by the lord of Urdu poetry .. Mirza Asadullah Khan Ghalib .. and composed by the maestro of new-age Ghazals ..Jagjit Singh ji 🙂 We loved the whole experience..hope you’ll enjoy as well 🙂 Blessings!

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Original Song credits:
Poetry: Mirza Ghalib
Music: Jagjit Singh
Vocals: Chitra Singh

Evening Azaan (Adhaan) and other Sounds & Sights from Old Delhi

Evening Azaan (Adhaan) and other Sounds & Sights from Old Delhi:

Just created this quick audio-visual using footage from my Heritage films’ recycle bin footage 🙂

Celebrating GHALIB – Episode 2

Celebrating GHALIB (Episode 2) – Let us take you to the place where the great poet Mirza Asadullah Baig Khan “Ghalib” once lived!

For all lovers of GHALIB ..here’s the final episode of our visit to his Haveli. Interesting anecdotes from Ghalib’s life, Poetry, Lanes of Old Delhi and much more in here! Enjoy

Celebrating GHALIB – Episode 1

Celebrating GHALIB (Episode 1) – Let us take you to the place where the great poet Mirza Asadullah Baig Khan “Ghalib” once lived!

In this episode we go through the lanes of Purani Dilli (Old Delhi/Delhi 6), visit an old haveli that treasures several gems associated to the era of Ghalib and we also witness a quick tabla workshop ..to discuss how the people of Ghalib’s times used to wake up to the sound of tabla beats in the morning 🙂 We then also chitchat about small anecdotes, stories and poetry – everything Ghalib!

Shahjahanabad ki pechida dalilon si galiyaan, ek puraani haveli, tablay ki thaap pe jaagte kuchh dost.. aur Mirza Asadullah Baig Khan Ghalib ka zikr! Kuchh aisa hee nazara hai iss chhoti si peshkash mein: