Harindranath Chattopadhyay

Singer, Lyricist, Actor, Writer
Born: Apr 02, 1898
Death: Jun 23, 1990
 

Harindranath Chattopadhyay was a poet, actor, lyricist and playback singer in the Hindi film industry.

Born on 2 April 1898, he, Sarojini Naidu’s younger brother, received the Padma Bhushan in 1973. He was married to Kamaladevi Chattopadhyay, a socialist women’s leader. Two of the popular songs written by him in Bollywood are “My Heart Is Beating” from the 1975 movie “Julie” and “Rail Gaadi Rail Gaadi Chhuk Chuuk ” from the 1968 movie “Ashirwad”. In his most-remembered film “Bawarchi” (1972), he sang the song “Bhor Aayi Gaya Aandhiyara”. He has also rendered songs like “Jhingapore Taqur Taqur” and “Kanon Ki Ek Nagari Dekhi” in the movie “Ashirwad” (1968).

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Bhor Aayi Gaya Aandhiyara Bhor Aayi Gaya Aandhiyara
Album: Bawarchi
Singer: Manna Dey, Lakshmi Shankar, Nirmala Devi, Harindranath Chattopadhyay
Music Director: Madan Mohan
Lyricist: Kaifi Azmi
Genre: Sugam, Hindustani
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Album Category: Hindi, Film
Label: Saregama
 
Jhingapore Taqur Taqur Jhingapore Taqur Taqur
Album: Aashirwad
Singer: Ashok Kumar, Harindranath Chattopadhyay
Music Director: Vasant Desai
Lyricist: Gulzar
Genre: Filmi, Carnatic, Narration
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Kaanon Ki Ek Nagri Dekhi Kaanon Ki Ek Nagri Dekhi
Album: Aashirwad
Singer: Ashok Kumar, Harindranath Chattopadhyay
Music Director: Vasant Desai
Lyricist: Gulzar
Genre: Filmi, Sufi/Qawwali
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Saaf Karo Insaaf Karo Saaf Karo Insaaf Karo
Album: Aashirwad
Singer: Asha Bhosle, Hemlata, Ashok Kumar, Harindranath Chattopadhyay
Music Director: Vasant Desai
Lyricist: Gulzar
Genre: Marathi Folk, Filmi
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Album Category: Hindi, Film
Label: Saregama
 


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Aashirwad

Ankhiyon Ke Jharokhon Se

Bawarchi

Bhoot Bungla

Mehbooba
 

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