Praised to the Skies

Last week, I was listening to a nazm rendered by Mehdi Hassan, Duniya kisi ke pyaar mein jannat se kum naheen, Ik dilruba hai dil mein jo hooron se kum naheen. I was hearing it for the umpteenth time, and marvelling at the extraordinary expression that Mehdi saab breathed into this song, set so well…

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