Chupke Chupke Rath Din - (101- Ghazal Songs)

 











                A.D.Madhavan's third book on music ' Chupke Chupke Rath Din ', published by Olive Publications (Pvt) Ltd, Kozhikode, in Malayalam, released for sale in January 2006, contains a detailed paper titled as 'fazl-e-ghazal' dealing with the specialities of urdu ghazals; its emergence, development, technicalities, and sentimental aspects; text and meaning of 101 Ghazals of 20 great traditional composers viz. Akbar Ilahabadi, Amir Minai, Ahmad Faras, Kaifi Azmi, Kwaja Mir Dard, Jiggar Moradabadi, Dag Dehlavi, Nazir Kazmi, Faiz ahmad Faiz, Bahdur Shah Zafar, Mirza Ghalib, Mir Thakhi Mir, Muhamad Iqbal, Muhammad Ibrahim Zouk, Muhammad Rafi Souda, Momin Khan Momin, Raghupathi Sahai Firaq, Sahir Ludhyanvi, Hasrath Mohani and Haidarali Athish along with a short history of their lives; sung by famous ghazal singers like Begam Akthar, Mehdi Hasan, Ghulam Ali, Jagjith& Chitra Singh, Pankj Udhas, Hariharan and others.

List of sample Ghazals

1. Chupke Chupkke Rath Din
2. Gulom Mein Rang Bhare
3. Hangaama Hai Kyom Barpa
4. Koyi Ummiid Bar Nahi Aathi
5. Na Kisi Ka Aankh Ka Noor Hum
6. Ranjish Hi Sahi Dil Hi Dukhane




HINDU BOOK REVIEW - A.D. Madhavan's `Chupke Chupke Rath Din' explores the dream world of ghazals. .