Jaanam Lyrics

Voice:Suryakant Sawhney,

Movie: Detective Byomkesh Bakshy

Lyrics: Suryakant Sawhney ,

Music Director:Various, Prod by Yash Raj Music,

Dohaz lyrics meaning

My darling you are so beautiful

Without me, you would have been insulted

What is the use of these eyes?

No lightning in the nights of the blind

TRIVIA- Apart from Byomkesh, another detective in the movie plays the character of the famous Frisian (German ethnic group) exotic dancer, Mata Hari.

She was one of most popular exotic dancers in Paris at the time of World War I. She called herself as an Indian temple dancer, skillful in erotic dances of the east. Mata Hari was also a spy working with French intelligence and was convicted for being a double agent

Dohaz lyrics meaning

These days would not have never arrived

If we did not wish to

Till yesterday, we were close

Today, we do not meet

TRIVIA- Singer, SURYAKANT SAWHNEY is the lead vocalist at Peter Cat Recording Co, a gypsy jazz band formed in 2009.

Dohaz lyrics meaning

This day would come

I always knew

You looked like one in a million

But now it doesn’t seem so

TRIVIA- The writer of the fictional detective series was inspired by Sherlock Holmes written by Arthur Conan Doyle. Image courtesy- Strand magazine

Dohaz lyrics meaning

My darling you can’t be sold

You do not move from the windows of shopping malls

You are forever made of silver

I have been thrown out of court

TRIVIA- The word for “silver” and “money” are exactly the same in more than fourteen languages


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