Songs of Shailendra::

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Shailendra’s 50th Death Anniversary {December 14, 2016}

Remembering Shailendra … It was 50 years ago on this date that the great lyricist bid adieu to the world, at the age of 43. An untimely departure. One imagines at least a few hundred more memorable songs would have been created had he lived longer. A salute to the master whose songs will live … Continue reading

About Songs of Shailendra

Shailendra at Work - Image Courtesy - Jankavi Shailendra

जनकवि शैलेंद्र

Shailendra (1923-1966), the lyrical genius, wrote songs for 171 Hindi films over a period of 17 years (1949 to 1966).

On this blog you will find lyrics of Shailendra’s Hindi Film Songs and related information, articles and anecdotes.

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