We aren’t even talking about the widely loved songs, here.
Lata Mangeshkar has forever been touted as a nightingale and deservedly so. There isn’t a song that she hasn’t perfected by sheer harmony and rhythm. However, the deeper you delve into the mammoth repertoire of the songstress the more you realise the depths she chartered in terms of songs. Some of these songs are so endearingly beautiful that they encompass each nuanced feeling we have as humans – from adventurous, to grappling with loss, to processing nostalgia, to simply expressing your love. Check them out here, and let the feelings flow!
1. Hawa Mein Udta Jaaye: 1949
2. Chadh Gayo Papi Bichua: 1958
3. Naino Mein Badra Chhaye: 1966
4. Tharhe Rahio: 1972
5. Dikhaai Die Yun Ki: 1982
6. Dil Hoom Hoom Kare: 1993
7. Pyaara Sa Gaon: 2001