With the inauguration of the Ram Temple (Ayodhya Ram Mandir) taking place on January 22, 2024, here is a list of some popular Ram Bhajans, classical and traditional songs that can evoke the festive spirit among the devotees. From the evergreen ‘Man Tadpat Hari Darshan Ko Aaj’ to the soulful ‘Satyam Shivam Sundaram’ from Baiju Bawra (1952), Bollywood is rich with wonderful songs that reflect the true spirit of devotion and unity. Since the inauguration of Ram Temple is going to happen on January 22, let’s take a look at some songs that will refresh the moment. These tunes, released by Saregama and dedicated to Lord Ram, will enhance the overall spiritual mood, creating an enriching experience for the devotees.
Hey Ram Hey Ram
With almost 10 million views on YouTube, this ‘Ram Dhun’ sung by Jagjit Singhji, one of the leading ghazal singers of the country, provides a soothing experience. The singer himself provides music to the songs written by Sudarshan Fakir. Listed as one of the most popular tracks of all time, it is available for streaming on Saregama Music’s YouTube channel.
No classical music lover wants to miss the opportunity to hear the singing of the great M. Balamuralikrishna. Be it ‘Andaro Mahanubhavu’ or ‘Marugelara’, his voice reflects the true essence of devotion and prayer. The Carnatic classical song ‘Paaluke Bangaramayena’, sung by Dr. M. Balamuralikrishna, is his rendition of the popular kirtan on Rama, originally composed by Bhakta Ramadasu. This song is available on Saregama’s Karnataka music channel on YouTube.
Shri Ram Janaki is sitting
The song ‘Shri Ram Janaki Baithe Hain’ from the album of the same name is sung by Ram Kumar Lakha. Traditionally popular in India, this song highlights the mindset of a devotee who keeps Ram and Sita in his heart. This song is featured on Saregama Bhakti YouTube channel, which includes some of the most popular devotional songs, bhajans, aarti and puja vidhi songs.