It is that time of the year when we tune into Shah Rukh Khan's hit Lohri song, “Lo Aa Gayi Lohri Ve” from Veer-Zaara. One of the most popular festivals of northern India which marks the end of the winter season is Lohri. Mostly associated with the state of Punjab, Lohri is observed by Sikhs and Hindus in many parts of India and the world. Lohri 2019 will be celebrated on January 13 (Sunday) with the festival bringing in immense joy as families, friends, neighbours and entire community join in for the festivities. As the bonfire is lit which is an age-old tradition, girls and boys join for a session of song and dance. Lohri Images & HD Wallpapers for Free Download Online: Wish Happy Lohri 2019 With Beautiful GIF Greetings & WhatsApp Sticker Messages.
In different areas of Punjab, several other rituals are carried out near the bonfire for whom preparation start ten to fifteen days prior to Lohri. One of the key attributes associated with Lohri is good music. This is why we bring to you a collection of Bollywood and Punjabi songs that you must have in your playlist for Lohri 2019. Let us look at the top five songs that can enhance the mood of every individual in Lohri festivities. Happy Lohri 2019 Wishes: WhatsApp Stickers, Hike Messages, GIF Image Greetings, SMS, Facebook Quotes to Wish on Punjabi Harvest Festival
Lo Aa Gayi Lohri Ve
This is one song that will be on everyone's Lohri playlist. Picturised on Shah Rukh Khan, Preity Zinta, Hema Malini and Amitabh Bachchan, Veer-Zaara’s iconic track "Lo Aa Gayi Lohri Ve" catches the emotions of people celebrating this great festival like no other song. Sung by legendary singers Gurdas Mann, Lata Mangeshkar and Udit Narayanan, the peppy track has the feel of Punjab all over it while sticking to its reference to Lohri with ease. The choreography and the sequence of the song in the movie make its one of Bollywood’s most revered ones.
Diya Lohri Boliyan
The song "Diya Lohri Boliyan" by Shankar Sahney and Anand Raj Anand is a traditional Punjabi folk song that has been remixed and regenerated by several artists over the years. But the original is a classic with extensive use of dhol and nagadas which are the traditional musical instruments played extensively in Punjab.
The song Lohri from the movie Asa Nu Maan Watna Da is produced under the T-Series label. It is sung by Jaspinder Narula, Harbhajan Mann and the music is given by Jaidev Kumar. The song has garnered more than 7 lakh views on Youtube and is quite popular with the NRI audience who celebrate Lohri to the tunes of this catchy number.
Dil Bole Hadippa
We all remember Rani Mukherjee’s character in the movie Dil Bole Hadippa pretending to be a boy in order to full fill her cricketing dreams. While the movie did not do well at the box office, the title track went on to become a raging hit. Sung by the energetic Mika Singh, the song is a rage at Lohri celebrations around India.
Lehmber Hussainpuri has given several hits in his large industrious career but nothing comes close to his song "Saadi Gali" picturised on Kangana Ranaut and R Madhavan. Be it any occasion, you will often find the loudspeakers blasting out this song which was a craze when it was first released and still hits a chord with the audience.
That was it from our side on Lohri songs that you should be playing during the festivities in the evening. At the bonfire, you offer puffed rice or popcorn or any sweet to the flames, with traditional songs sung by ladies. Afterwards, this mix of Bollywood and Punjabi songs will be perfect to have a fun-jabi celebration! Wish you a very Happy Lohri 2019.