Every year, television channels and radio stations play patriotic songs on Independence Day and Republic Day. These songs are sung in schools, offices and colony functions. The newer songs get lesser airplay. Hence, in this list, we have chosen a mix of classics and songs from the 21st century, including a brand-new release. Sing along. One song that has been popular over generations, and is played every Republic Day and Independence Day. Picturised on Manoj Kumar in the film Upkar, it has been sung by Mahendra Kapoor, composed by Kalyanji-Anandji and written by Gulshan Bawra, who won Filmfare award for best lyricist. One of Lata Mangeshkar's most admired songs, it commemorates Indian soldiers who sacrificed their lives during the Sino-Indian war of It was written by Kavi Pradeep and composed by C. Kaifi Azmi's lines 'Kar chale ham fida jaan-o-tan saathiyon, ab tumhare hawale watan saathiyon' are packed with power.
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The song, an ode to Hindustan —the land comprising present-day Bangladesh , India and Pakistan , was later published in in the Urdu book Bang-i-Dara. The song has remained popular, but only in India. Better than the entire world, is our Hind, We are its nightingales, and it is our garden abode. If we are in an alien place, the heart remains in the homeland, Know us to be only there where our heart is. That tallest mountain, that shade-sharer of the sky, It is our sentry, it is our watchman. In its lap where frolic thousands of rivers, Whose vitality makes our garden the envy of Paradise. O the flowing waters of the Ganges , do you remember that day When our caravan first disembarked on your waterfront? Religion does not teach us to bear animosity among ourselves We are of Hind , our homeland is Hindustan.