Hothon se chhu lo tum, mera geet amar kar do…
Each time I tune in to this song, I understand how profound and deep the melodies from the late 90s used to be. Their verses were so meaningful that it used to touch our hearts as well as our souls.
What’s more, it wasn’t only the tunes, but the singers, whose heartfelt voice brought the verses with more profound implications. One such singer was the King of Ghazals, Jagjit Singh.
On this day, seven years after his death, here are some meaningful lines from his most acclaimed ghazals: