Banta gaya bas rasta
Raahi mile jahaan bhi pagle manmouji jo
Badhta gaya bas kaarwaan
Wherever his footsteps wandered around to, the paths formed along. He is impulsive and every time he met a fellow traveller somewhere, his caravan kept moving ahead.
WORD – Manmouji – Impulsive heart, Kaarwaan – Caravan.
Paar lagegi nayya
Aur jo na lage chinta saari chadd de
Sur milaake gaate ja
He reckons, if you end up listening to him, like a boatman, he’ll take you across to a new land next Saturday. He urges everyone to leave behind their troubles and sing this song in unison.
WORD – Shanichhar – Saturday, Nayya – Boatman, Chadd De – Leave behind.
Rang jamaa ke shugal laga le
Befikar tu shugal lagate ja Shugal laga le
Naach le tu Shugal laga le
Forget all your sadness and have some fun. Be merry and simply embrace this joyous moment. Without worrying about the past or future, live in this amazing present moment and just dance.
WORD – Shugal Laga Le – is a Lahori slang which means “to have fun”. Another word for Shugal is Tafreeh.
Let go of your worries and just be free and detached, brave one. Whatever has happened in the past, let go of it. Let your heart embrace this moment and be alive. Live only for this moment.
WORD – Fikre – Worries, Faarig – Free/Detached, Lamha – Moment.
Na kar koi parwah bas ud jaa
Bas iraadon ke parr lagaate jaa
jaa jaa jaa ud jaa
The day that has passed yesterday, leave it behind. Don’t worry about it, it’s time to fly. Just keep growing wings of will and desire and fly as high as possible.