Kaayam tu ho gayi hai – 2 Rivayat ki tarah
Tujhe yaad kar liya hai
Marne talak rahegi- 2 Tu aadat ki tarah
Tujhe yaad kar liya hai -2 Aayat ki tarah
WORD- Aayat- Verses from Quran are called “Aayat. The number of verses in all its chapters is 6,236. Rivayat- History
Aayat is a divine song in Bajirao Mastani, about falling in love with someone so deeply that you remember their entire being like a verse of holy book. They seep into your soul and you are unable to forget them even after you perish. Their love for that person is so strong that loving them becomes a habit that one can’t resist. Their love is a habit that shall remain till death do them apart.
WORD- Hayat- Life, existence. Muqaddar- Lucky, destiny
Bajirao sings that the companionship of a loved one, Mastani, makes him realize how precious and lucky he is to spend time and his life with her. The gratitude that love brings in, is beyond one’s dimension, time and space.
WORD- Qayanaat- Universe
Love is often considered to be merely a word that is used too many times in too many ways but for Bajirao, this word means an entire universe that he uses to define how he feels for Mastani.
TRIVA- The name of the song, Aayat has significance in Islam’s chief scripture- Quran. The word Aayat translates to evidence/sign. These signs refer to a wider range of spectacles like the universe, it’s creation, life and the evolution of plants.
Teri ishq ki mere dil mein, Kayi Eid mann gayi hai
Tera zikr ho raha hai – 2 Ibaadat ki tarah
WORD- Zariya- A medium or source. Ibaadat- Praying or Devotion.
Bajirao has celebrated Eid in his love for Mastani who paves her way to his heart’s relief. For him, she is a medium to reach his inner peace, just like a prayer to Allah, which he offers every time by chanting her name. He is smitten by her beauty and elegance that translates his love into something divine.