It’s finally the time of the year when a parade displaying India’s rich culture to mark the 67th Republic day will make people visit Rajpath-the venue of the event.
For decades, the event has been recognised as one of the largest events in the world and is a spectacle that should not be missed.
To make the occasion more special, the chief guest this year is the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
While all eyes are on the debut of India’s indigenous Light Combat Aircraft, elite counter-terror force, the National Security Guard (NSG) is also featuring in the parade for the very first time.
If you haven’t arranged the pass to attend the ceremony and looking forward to mark the occasion by playing some ‘Desh Bhakti’ Songs, here’s a jukebox of some of the evergreen patriotic songs for you.
Kuch Kariya – Chak De! : Sung by Sukhwinder Singh, the song always tops the chart when it comes to boosting up Indians.
Suno Gaur Se Duniya Walo – Dus: Sung by Shankar Mahadevan, this song is a hit among the youth.
Mera Rang De Basanti – The Legend of Bhagat Singh: Sung by Sonu Nigam and composed by A R Rahman, this is an amazing patriotic number.
Maa Tujhe Salaam –Vande Mataram: The chartbuster comes from AR Rahman’s first private album.
Aisa Des Hai Mera – Veer-Zaara: Composed by Javed Akhtar and sung by Lata Mangeshkar, Udit Narayan, Gurdas Mann, Pritha Majumder, the song has al praise for India and its culture.
Bharat Humko Jaan Se Pyara Hai – Roja: Sung by Hariharan, this song perfectly expresses the patriotic feeling.
Rang De Basanti- Rang De Basanti: The title song of Aamir Khan Starrer is one the most loved patriotic tracks.
Desh Mere Desh Mere – The Legend of Bhagat Singh: This tracks also comes from none other than A R Rahman and Sukhwinder Singh.
Aye Watan Tere Liye – Karma: Since 1986, this song always occupies a place in the top patriotic chartbusters.
Hai Preet Jahan Ki Reet: Sung by none other than Mahendra Kapoor, this song is among his famous chartbusters.