It’s that time of the year when people across India soak into the festival of colours, lights, aarti, some mouth-watering delicacies and, of course, a lot of garba and dandiya. Yes, you guessed it right! We are talking about the very auspicious Navratri, which is celebrated for nine nights. And when it comes to songs and dancing, how can our ultimate source of fun, frolic and some peppy festive beats – Bollywood – lag far behind. So now that the auspicious festival of Navratri has begun, without further ado, here’s a list of ten Bollywood songs that will set the mood for Navratri and get you to shake a leg right away!
Dholi Tharo Dhol Baaje (Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam)
How is our Navratri playlist complete without this iconic song? From the film Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam, this song is a masterpiece by the legendary Sanjay Leela Bhansali and Ismail Darbar. Featuring one of the most loved Bollywood on-screen jodis, Salman Khan and Aishwarya Rai, its authentic Gujarati beats are sure to get you to grab a dandiya and get grooving.
Radhe Radhe (Dream Girl)
This one’s from Ayushmann Khurrana and Nushrat Bharucha’s latest release, Dream Girl and it perfectly captures the essence of Navratri with Ayushmann and Nushrat’s bang-on dandiya steps.
Shubhaarambh! (Kai Po Che!)
Right from its vocals to the music, Shubhaarambh has a wholesome Gujurati touch to it, hence making it a perfect dandiya number. Well, this one’s is must-have in your Navratri playlist!
The Kamariya song from Jackky Bhagnani and Kritika Kamra’s Mitro was among one of the chartbusters and taken the internet by storm with the #KamariyaChallenge. A special mention to Jackky’s amazing dandiya moves that set the mood for Navratri.
From newbies Aayush Sharma and Warina Hussain’s Loveyatri, Chogada emerged as the Gujurati dance anthem of 2018, thanks to Darshan Raval’s amazing vocals and the songs western touch. P.S. You can also learn some good steps from the actors in this one!
Udi Udi Jaye (Raees)
Udi Udi Jaye from Shah Rukh Khan and Mahira Khan’s Raees is full of vibrancy! Well, Shah Rukh and Mahira’s sparkling chemistry only adds to its awesomeness.
Nagada Sang Dhol (Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ram-Leela)
Nagada Sang Dhol shows Deepika Padukone in a heavy-weight lehenga, as she slays with her delightful garba moves. This one has been sung by Shreya Ghoshal and captures the essence of Navratri in the best way possible.
Lahu Munh Lag Gaya (Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ram-Leela)
Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone’s sizzling hot chemistry, some steaming vocals and colours, is what makes Lahu Munh Lag Gaya the most romantic dandiya number. So, what are you waiting for? Grab your special one and get set grooving to its beats!
Dola Re Dola (Devdas)
What happens when two of the most stunning Bollywood actresses team up for a graceful dance-off? Well, we get an iconic number like Dola Re Dola with Madhuri Dixit and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, flaunting their perfect dance moves. Go for this one if you want to add some extravaganza in your Navratri playlist.
Radha Kaise Na Jale (Lagaan)
Radha Kaise Na Jale, from Lagaan, captures the perfect bond between an innocent Radha and a naughty Krishna who leaves no stone unturned to annoy her. With Aamir Khan and Gracy Singh in the lead, it is a perfect garba song that depicts Lord Krishna and Radha’s sweet relationship.
Nimbooda (Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam)
Nimbooda from Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam is all about Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and her moves. Well, the songs typical Gujurati vocals and music only add to the song’s festive feels. Go for this one if you want to show off those slick moves.
So, which one’s your favourite among these?
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