Videos


Khwajababa - Shantanu moitra feat Bonnie Chakravarty & Pranav Biswas, Coke Studio @ MTV Season 2



A long time ago, in Bengal and the regions around, there were two sects that existed. The Mahawats believed in celebrations through song & dance and idol-worship; and the Shariyats believed that prayer through song & dance was disrespectful. Shantanu was intrigued by this rift and decided to make this theme a part of his set.

This song was suggested by Bonnie Chakravarthy's as Shantanu wanted to do something really traditional, about a side of Bengal that people had forgotten. Bonnie sings the song Baul-style which sets the perfect tone for its treatment & arrangement.

Credits:

Composer: Abul sarkar boyati with additional parts by Shantanu Moitra
Producer: Shantanu Moitra
Language: Bengali
Lyrics: Traditional Lyrics
Vocals: Bonnie Chakravarty & Pranav Biswas
Drums: Darbuka Siva
Keys: Aman Nath
Keys: Daniel B George
Bass: Brennon Denfer
Guitar: Shantanu Moitra
Guitar: Ankur Mukherjee
Guitar: Shubham Moitra
Percussion: Franco Vaz
Saxophone: Shirish Malhotra
Backing Vocalist: Rajdeep Chatterjee
Backing Vocalist: Ankush Chakraborty
Backing Vocalist: Meghodeepa Gangopadhyay
Backing Vocalist: Mirande Rajeev Shah
Recorded by: Steve Fitzmaurice, Ashish Manchanda (Flying Carpet Productions, Mumbai), assisted by Thorsten Muller
Mixed by Steve Fitzmaurice at the Pierce Rooms, London
Mastered by Bunt Stafford Clark at the Pierce Rooms, London

Lyrics:
Khwaja Baba Khwaja Baba
Marhaba Marhaba,
geye chilen nobeer guno gaan
Khwaja Baba Khwaja Baba
Marhaba Marhaba
geye chilen nobeer guno gaan

Ek din abar bodopeere
daakiye koy Khajare
baba tor bodon keno eto moleen
Ekdin alar bodopeere
daakiye koy Khajare
baba tor bodon keno eto moleen
Peerere koye Khajare din jaye onahare
Khaja koye peerere din jaye onahare
Ruherer khoraq shama qawwali gaan

Khwaja Baba Khwaja Baba
Marhaba Marhaba
geye chilen nobeer guno gaan
Geye chilen nobeer guno gaan

Peerer haathe laathi diya
Zomi tare loye thamaiyya
Daan haath uppore koira
Thekaillo aashman
Peerer haathe laathi diya
Zomi tare loye thamaiyya
Daan haath uppore koira
Thekaillo aashman
Peere koi allah-e-allah
La-illaha-illelah
Peere koi allah-e-allah
La-illaha-illelah
Hoye jaey fanaa filla
Roohe qurbaan

Khwaja Baba Khwaja Baba
Marhaba Marhaba
Geye chilen nobeer guno gaan
Geye chilen nobeer guno gaan

Gaan amar ishqer gaanjaa
Gaile hoye ruhu taaja
Na gaile paey shajaa
Banchena praan
Gaan amar ishqer gaanjaa
Gaile hoye ruhu taaja
Na gaile paey shajaa
Banchena praan

Aabil koy ei gaane
Aasheq hole mashek mile
Aabil koy ei gaane
Aasheq hole mashek mile
Aasheq mashek-e-mile
Shuddho kore parn

Khwaja Baba Khwaja Baba
Marhaba Marhaba geychilen nobeer guno gaan
Khwaja Baba Khwaja Baba
Marhaba Marhaba geychilen nobeer guno gaan
Geychilen nobeer guno gaan

Magan magan tan man dhan hari gun gao re
San san san sanana sanana basuri bajao re
Magan magan tan man dhan hari gun gao re
San san san sanana sanana basuri bajao re
Marhaba hoye marhaba ho khwaja marhaba
Marhaba hoye marhaba ho khwaja marhaba
Gao prabhu gaan gun gao re gun gao re

Khwaja Baba Khwaja Baba
Marhaba Marhaba geychilen nobeer guno gaan
Khwaja Baba Khwaja Baba
Marhaba Marhaba geychilen nobeer guno gaan
geychilen nobeer guno gaan

Khwaja Baba Khwaja Baba
Khwaja Baba Khwaja Baba
Khwaja Baba Khwaja Baba
Khwaja Baba Khwaja Baba

Khwaja Baba Khwaja Baba
Marhaba Marhaba geychilen nobeer guno gaan
Khwaja Baba Khwaja Baba
Marhaba Marhaba geychilen nobeer guno gaan
geychilen nobeer guno gaan
geychilen nobeer guno gaan !

Meaning:

A beautiful traditional sufi praise for the workings of a great Sufi Saint, Hazrat Khwaja Moinuddin Hasan Chishty. A spiritual healer, Khwaja Baba was known for prayers through his spiritual songs and soulful music. He being an Enlightened Soul used these lyrical strings to pray and connect to the Almighty.
Song mentions a very touching conversation between an elder Peer and Khwaja. Peer enquires about Khwaja's frail state of the body, Khwaja beautifully responds by explaining that the love of The Almighty keeps his soul satiated, and thus he loses track of time.
Song moves forward to explain the workings of The Almighty...as to how he appoints Peers, to be his representatives on earth. How they uphold the light of his eternal truth and spread his messages to the earthly beings and how these enlightened souls beautifully connect heaven and earth, sacrificing their entire lives for the well being of humanity.
Khwaja reiterates the fact that, his songs are intoxication of divine love...and if this true love is not understood and pursued, life becomes an uphill task.

Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 156,137
Added: 2 years
Runtime: 8:42
Comments: 109

Tags for this video:  



Find more videos in the: "Music"
Uploaded by: Coke Studio @ MTV
See more videos uploaded by Coke Studio @ MTV


Related Videos:

Pinjra - Shantanu moitra feat Swanand Kirkire & Bonnie Chakravarty, Coke Studio @ MTV Season 2
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 133026
Kabir Das' philosophy & ideology was ahead of its time & remains valid for life as it is today. Swanand Kirkire in fact refers to Kabir as the...
Lagi Lagi - Shantanu moitra feat Kaushiki Chakarvarty & Swanand Kirkire, Coke Studio @ MTV Season 2
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 375842
At the soul of this song is a Keertan, and like all keertans this is a love song. It's a song about a girl who has fallen in love with the moon....
Shedding Skin - Karsh Kale feat Shilpa, Shruti, Monali & Apeksha Coke Studio @ MTV Season 2
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 280015
This is a song about transformation. It talks about the various phases of transformation in a girl's life and the changes they bring. This song...
Vandiyile - Shantanu moitra feat Usha Uthup & La Pongal, Coke Studio @ MTV Season 2
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 151206
This is a reinterpretation of a harvest song sung by farmers in South India. This is based on a tradition wherein farmers present their first set...
New Bangla Folk Song - Amar Doyal Baba | Fusion Lounge Studio
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 47278
https://www.facebook.com/BanglafolksongHD
COKE STUDIO :Majhi baya jao re Bangladeshi Bhatiali song
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 180889
Bangladeshi Bhatiali song performed by Saurav Moni in Coke studio
kaja baba momtaz (bangla song).flv mongil sarker
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating
Views: 387811
sarker
Brishty Dekhe Onek Kedechi - Partho with LRB RTV Live Part 14
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 253225
Bristy Dekhe Onek Kedechi....Performed by Partho with LRB Nurjahan RTV Studio Concert
Khaja Baba Khaja Baba - Shorif Uddin - Bangla Baul/Folk Song By Imdad Khan
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 66252
Turin - Workshop Round Performance 3
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 35354
TURIN performed 'Khaja Baba'. To vote for TURIN, type IDOL TURIN and send it to 3690 or just Dial 3690. Or you can also vote online @...
Oikyotaan: The call of the Bauls
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 7303
http://inktalks.com At INK2012, the contemporary folk music group Oikyotaan, fronted by Bonnie Chakraborty, performs captivating music of the...
Sundori Komola-Shukno Lanka
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 233779
Peekaboo - Karsh Kale feat Apeksha, Benny & Mandeep, Coke Studio @ MTV Season 2
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 443958
This is a song about separation and missing one's lover. It talks about the pain of staying apart and the anxiety it brings. Peekaboo stands for...
CloseUp Fusion Lounge , belly, khaja baba
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating
Views: 4739
Amay Vasailira by Alamgir, Pakistan
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 96821
পাকিস্তানের শিল্পী আলমগীর এনটিভির একটি প্রোগ্রামে বাংলা গান গেয়ে মাতিয়ে দিলেন। উপস্থিত ছিলেন বাংলাদেশের প্রধানমন্ত্রী শেখ হাসিনাসহ অন্যান্য নেতৃবৃন্দ।
Kir Leh Rawh - Shantanu moitra feat Mami Verte & Kaushiki Chakravarty, Coke Studio @ MTV Season 2
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 86436
It is a song that literally says 'heal the world'. The song implies that humankind has made everything much more complicated today, what with the...
Hallelujah - Karsh Kale feat Shilpa Rao, Coke Studio @ MTV Season 2
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 161042
A reworking of Leonard Cohen's classic song by the same name, Karsh's version is about the pain and glory of love. For this version, he enlists...
Dama Dam Mast Kalander Coke Studio
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 142716
Yatra - Amit Trivedi feat Shriram Iyer & Mili Nair, Coke Studio @ MTV Season 2
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 678385
This is a song about the ultimate journey of life. It's about the everyday journeys where we swallow the good & the bad and learn to move on. It's...
Allah Hi Rehem,Shankar Mahadevan,Coke Studio @ MTV,S01,E02
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 323368
A sufi composition by Shankar Ehsaan Loy for 'My Name Is Khan'. Music conceived and created by Lesle Lewis. www.leslelewis.com Singer - Shankar...
'Malhar Jam' - Agam, Coke Studio @ MTV Season 2
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 321010
This song is inspired by Indian classical forms but is presented in a contemporary rock fashion. The overpowering emotion in the song is of...
Tu Mane Ya Na Mane,Wadali Brothers,Coke Studio @ MTV,S01,E03
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 2029098
A popular Sufi love song where the poet talks about how loving one's beloved is as sacred as worshipping the Almighty. Lyricist: R P Deewana....
Garaj Baras, Rahat Fateh Ali Khan & Ali Azmat
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 1521463
Produced by Rohail Hyatt. https://www.facebook.com/rohail.hyatt.public
Baisara Beera - Papon & Kalpana Patowary - Coke Studio @ MTV Season 3
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 385206
Bringing forth the rustic elements in this track that he is best known for, Papon manages to turn this folk song into an all out dance-jam! If you...
Aamay Bhashaili Rey. Alamgir, Fariha Pervez
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 852778
Coke Studio Sessions https://www.facebook.com/rohail.hyatt.public

Comments:

Author duigoahead (8 hours)
গান গাইতে না পারলেও ভাব ষোলো আনা ঠিকই আছে । ডাম্ব আর্স ।

Author Meharub Moon (1 month)
Singer is not that bad...nice

Author Nure Alam (28 days)
faul gaise and vul o gaise 1 jaigai. stupid

Author MrShafiun (28 days)
wrong lyrics....

just sattwanash...

Author Rizwan Khan (8 months)
khaja baba khaja baba
gaja khaba tho pinic ee pabaa

Author Aminur Rahman (1 month)
very good job

Author ramzanul hasan (2 months)
Just awesome ...............


Author Stobdhota (2 months)
Music hands are awesome...but the singer !!! singing with his bum...

Author Mohaimenul Islam Nahid (3 months)
Baal gaiso.Ganer 14 gusti uddhar korso.

Author ARIF KHAN (25 days)
Totla

Author Soumitra Roy Joy (4 months)
you spoilt it. Literally

Author Rifatul Islam (1 month)
ostheer sristy

Author Mrz Choton (2 months)
সেই লাগছে মামা 

Author Shamim Ahmed (11 months)
gan tar 12ta bajaya chayra dise

Author Mohammad Reaz Uddin (11 months)
This song does not show the meaning of affection to Hazrat Khaja Baba.
Please dont try to convert Spiritual Song to commercial song.

Author Mamunur Roshid (3 months)
evergreen song

Author Omar Shaddat (4 months)
just...wow...

Author Raeed Qureshi (8 months)
THIS IS CLASSIC,,,,,,, PRAN AMAR PACHE SHAJA

Author kishore mitra (6 months)
Nah...jomlo na thik. Moving on...

Author Russell Brunson (7 months)
Purai Faul Gaise. Gan tare eivabe na pochaileo hoito. Faul kottogula.

Author Zarzisur Rahman (4 months)
nice one

Author Eng. Zaman (7 months)
Though it is commercial, I love the musical synchronization. (Masha Allah).
Please dont take it spiritually :)

Author Ziaur Rahman (1 month)


Author Kazi Yeahia (1 year)
omg !! khaja baba rocz.. :)

Author Jayanti Bhattacharyya (8 months)
wonderful mixing of bengali folk and Indian classical music .

Author cisco manthan (9 months)
this is classsssssss

Author Rab Newaz (9 months)
ছাগলের বাচ্চা এইটা কি গাইলো!! এরে কেউ টয়লেটের পানি খাওয়া!! :O 

Author nasir shuvo (1 year)
খাজা বাবা খাজা বাবা মারহাবা মারহাবা গেয়েছিল নবীর গুন গান 

Author riyad chowdhri (10 months)
so nice??????????????????????????????///

Author Hasanur Rahaman Khan (1 year)
fu*kinOsammm .. kotthin

Author shuvo love (10 months)
Shuvo

Author Arif bin Rajj (10 months)


Author Aaliyah Dey (4 months)


Author shuvo love (10 months)
Shuvo

Author Naiem noor alam (11 months)
realy awesome songs.......

Author Madhurima Deb (1 year)
yuuuu.... nt good :(

Author Tushar Dey (5 months)
Bonnie (Y)

Author Mohan Roy (1 year)
good

Author Subhajit Nayak (8 months)
awesome.. cheers shantanu

Author mokarrom hossain Sabuz (9 months)
কত রকম musical instrument আছে ...

Author Pinaki Das (1 year)
Those who relly wants to make good experimental muzic..plz
watch...dehototto' r gaan bolte ki bujhle plz comment..sei to abar folk e
firte holo..my dear folks...

Author mohdjahangir mohd (8 months)
verynice

Author arif khan (1 year)


Author hera ratin (1 year)


Author Neil Chitnis (2 years)
Interesting! Wish I could get lyrics for this though!

Author ezrideroftp (2 years)
Does anyone know what the instrument at 4:22 is? Looks like a little drum,
but is being played from the inside. Reminds me of Austin Powers.

Author ezrideroftp (2 years)
That's the stringed instrument being played by the singer, isn't it? I'm
talking about the one being played by Franco Vaz

Author Ar shajib ahmed (1 year)
nice

Author avijeet bose (1 year)
koooooooooooooool

Author Mahbub Shahriar (2 years)
খাজা বাবা খাজা বাবা , মারহাবা মারহাবা

Embed Video:

URL 
Link 

Search Video

Top Videos

Top 100 >>>

Videos

Check PR