Saturday Playlist: 5 Dreamy Numbers To Hum With On A Rainy Day

Let favourites like Aye Phire Aye and Thumri be the soundtrack to your romantic musings ahead of World Music Day.

1. Aye Phire Aye

Monsoon has arrived and as the glorious rains quench the parched earth and make us jump in joy, all we need is a playlist to fit the mood and complete the picture! We got you a list of dreamy Bengali songs that you will love listening to especially in such weather. Enjoy them as you gear up to celebrate World Music Day!

Aye Phire Aye is a lovely song from the movie Jio Jamai. Sung by Palak Mucchal and Rayan, the music video features Ishani Ghosh and Hiran, who have starred in the film. The title translates as ‘come return to me’, and indeed, the song will make you wonderfully nostalgic.

2. Shujon Majhi Re

As the rain pours down in delightful torrents, welcome it with this peppy track from the film Hoichoi Unlimited. Shujon Majhi Re is an upbeat number that will make you do a jig out of sheer happiness! Sung by Abhijeet Bhattacharya, the music video features Dev, Saswata Chatterjee, and Kharaj. Watch it and dance along!

3. Thumri

Thumri would have to rank as one of the songs that you absolutely need to listen to on a rainy day! Nothing will put you in the perfect monsoon mood than this Hindustani classical-inspired track from the film Bhagshesh, sung most soulfully by Supriyo Ganguly. Watch actors Priyanka Sarkar and Koushik Roy in the music video too.

4. Shei Chena Rasta

Shei Chena Rasta or ‘that familiar road’ is a beautiful song sung by Arko Pravo Mukherjee, featuring Anindya Chatterjee and Antasheela Ghosh in the video. Evocative and nostalgic, this number talks of finding oneself and will strike you most pleasantly when it’s grey and raining outside.

5. Mayurakshi

Mayurakshi, the title track from the movie of the same name starring the iconic actors Prosenjit and Soumitra Chatterjee, is a classic number that is suited excellently to the current gorgeous weather. It is sung by the popular Bengali singer Rupankar Bagchi. Put it on and play it on repeat!

Which of these Bengali songs did you enjoy the most? Tell us in the comments below!

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