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Bhavgeet Songs

Bhavgeet is a light song discussing ordinary events and happenings. It contains emotions pertaining to the common people, usually restricted to small issues.

The tradition of singing Bhavgeet flourished during the late 70's in Maharashtra. The style of singing these songs is simple, requiring no hard training. It sounds similar to the Ghazal. Often elements of wit and humor are included in it.

Updated on 7th June, 2005


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