Janmashtami is around the corner and everybody is preparing for the festival enthusiastically. Everyone is especially excited for this festival as we celebrate the birth of one of the most beloved Hindu Gods, our Shri Krishna.
On this joyous occasion, all the devotees gather together to celebrate by dancing and singing as well as reminiscing the naughty childhood stories of Kanhaiya. And these celebrations are incomplete without our Bollywood songs dedicated to Shri Krishna that perfectly capture the spirit of this festival.
There are a number of songs made in the Hindi film industry that are dedicated to our beloved Shri Krishna and will put us in a cheerful mood in just a second. Read on to know about the top Bollywood Janmashtami songs.
Radhe Radhe – Dream Girl
Radhe Radhe from the film Dream Girl featuring Ayushmann Khurrana and Nushrat Bharucha is the latest addition to the Janmashtami songs and is perfect for dancing. The song is set in the backdrop of Krishna’s birthplace Gokul, Mathura. So, put on your dancing shoes and show your skills on this hit number by Amit Trivedi.
Go Go Go Govinda – OMG! Oh My God
Go Go Go Govinda from the film OMG! Oh My God featuring Sonakshi Sinha and Prabhudeva is perfect to play in the background during the time of Dahi Handi. During dahi handi, people make a human pyramid in order to break a pot with butter inside which is tied on a high level. This super energetic song is composed by Himesh Reshammiya.
Vo Kisna Hai – Kisna: The Warrior Poet
The song Vo Kisna Hai from the film Kisna: The Warrior Poet featuring Vivek Oberoi and Isha Sharvani is perfect to play while you are celebrating the birth of Lord Krishna on this Janmashtami. The song is composed by Ismail Darbar and praises the special bond between Krishna and Radha.
Mach Gaya Shor – Khud-Daar
Kishore Kumar and Lata Mangeshkar created magic back in 1974 with this Mach Gaya Shor in the film Khud-Daar featuring Amitabh Bachchan and Praveen Babi. This one is a must add to your playlist for Janmashtami as it gets everyone in the spirit of the festival.
Radha Kaise Na Jale – Lagaan
Composed by AR Rahman, Radha Kaise Na Jale from the film Lagaan perfectly captures Radha and Krishna’s love for each other. Asha Bhosle and Udit Narayan’s voice created magic with this song while depicting the playful moments between Radha and Krishna.
Kanha – Shubh Mangal Saavdhan
The Kahna from Shubh Mangal Savdhan featuring Ayushmann Khurrana and Bhumi Pednekar is yet another song for all Krishna lovers and devotees. This song perfectly captures the essence of sweet first love and Krishna’s sense of love.
Maiya Yashodha – Jhootha Hi Sahi
The song Maiya Yashoda from the film Jhoota Hi Sahi featuring John Abraham perfectly captures the naughtiness and playful nature of Shri Krishna. Composed by AR Rahman, this song makes us all love our Kanhaiya even more.