When it comes to Bollywood and music, we all have our favorite songs for different occasions – heartbreak, romance, friendship, and even rain! But what about Diwali, the festival of lights? Surprisingly, Diwali doesn't have a universally recognized anthem. However, that doesn't mean you can't create your own Diwali playlist filled with Bollywood songs that perfectly capture the festive spirit. Check out these list of suggestions for the ultimate Diwali playlist:
1. "Aaj Ki Raat" - Don (2006)
Start your Diwali party with a bang! This energetic track from the movie "Don" is a perfect choice. It exudes the celebratory vibes that make it an ideal pick to kick off your festivities.
2. "Shava Shava" - Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham (2001)
This song is all about togetherness and joy, two essential elements of Diwali. With its catchy tune and upbeat rhythm, "Shava Shava" will have everyone on their feet in no time.
3. "Balam Pichkari" - Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013)
This modern classic from Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani is sure to get everyone into the Diwali spirit. Its vibrant colors and festive atmosphere make it a great choice for a Diwali party.
4. "Tum Jo Aaye" - Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai (2010)
Diwali is not just about lights; it's also about spending quality time with loved ones. "Tum Jo Aaye" beautifully captures the essence of companionship, making it a soulful addition to your playlist.
5. "London Thumakda" - Queen (2014)
Celebrate like a queen with this lively number. The beats and the lyrics of "London Thumakda" will surely make you want to dance your heart out during your Diwali bash.
6. "Kar Gayi Chull" - Kapoor & Sons (2016)
If you want a contemporary track that oozes fun and youthful energy, "Kar Gayi Chull" is a great choice. It's perfect for the younger crowd at your Diwali party.
7. "Koi Kahe Kehta Rahe" - Dil Chahta Hai (2001)
This song is a blend of youthful enthusiasm and pure joy. "Koi Kahe Kehta Rahe" is an excellent addition to your Diwali playlist, especially for those who appreciate the classics.
8. "Navrai Majhi" - English Vinglish (2012)
Celebrate the strength and resilience of women in the family with "Navrai Majhi." The song's lyrics and cheerful melody make it a heartwarming choice for your Diwali gathering.
While Diwali may not have a signature Bollywood anthem like Holi does with "Rang Barse," these songs offer a fantastic alternative for setting the festive mood at your Diwali party. With these tunes, your celebration is bound to be filled with joy, dance, and the true spirit of the Festival of Lights. So, put on your dancing shoes, light up those diyas, and let the Bollywood magic add that extra sparkle to your Diwali night!