Bikhrey Moti

Bikhrey Moti – Hindi Idioms & Proverbs #1

Idioms & proverbs are an integral part of any language. This series features some pearls of wisdom from Hindi and its dialects. In this post – लक्षमी आती मारै कमर में, जाती छाती माँय

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Ghana Ghamanda Nabh

Monsoon, Music & Poetry: “Ghan Ghamand Nabh” – Dhrupad in Raga Miya Malhar

Goswami Tulsidas, one of the greatest writers of Hindi Poetry, describes the monsoons using some unique similes. It’s sung in Dhrupad style in Raag Miya Malhar by the Gundecha brothers.

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