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Happy Holi - from Pakistan!

Holi Ayee re Ayee re Holi Ayee Re,
May the colours of Holi fill your lives with abundant joy.
A classic song on Holi
Holi Ayee re Kanhai
Mar 3, 2018
Holi Ayee re Ayee re Holi Ayee Re,
 
May the colours of Holi fill your lives with abundant joy.
 
A classic song on Holi
 
Holi Ayee re Kanhai
 
Film: Mehboob Khan's Mother India (1957)
Lead singer in chorus: Shamshad Begum (of Lahore)
Lyrics: Shakeel Badayuni
Music: Naushad Ali
 
 
 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qVbJwUWtTE0
 
 
Best Regards,
 
Dr Ishtiaq Ahmed
 
Professor Emeritus of Political Science, Stockholm University; Visiting Professor Government College University;  and, Honorary Senior Fellow, Institute of South Asian Studies, National University of Singapore. Latest publications, The Punjab Bloodied, Partitioned and Cleansed, *(Karachi: Oxford University Press, 2012), won the Best Non-Fiction Book Prize at the 2013 Karachi Literature Festival and the 2013 UBL-Jang Groups Best Non-Fiction Book Prize at Lahore and the Best Book on Punjab Award from Punjabi Parchar at the Vaisakhi Mela in Lahore, 2016. And , Pakistan: The Garrison State, Origins, Evolution, Consequences (1947-2011), Oxford, 2013.  I can be reached at: billumian@gmail.com

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