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Sudarshan Fakir

1934 - 2008 | Jalandhar, India

Real name was Sudarshan Kamra. A lyricist who penned songs for various movies.

Real name was Sudarshan Kamra. A lyricist who penned songs for various movies.

Born :Jalandhar, Punjab

Died : Jalandhar, Punjab

ishq hai ishq ye mazāq nahīñ

chand lamhoñ meñ faisla na karo

love is love, no joke at all

Rashly, do not make a call

ishq hai ishq ye mazaq nahin

chand lamhon mein faisla na karo

love is love, no joke at all

Rashly, do not make a call

Sudarshan Fakhir was born in 1934 in Jalndhar. He belonged to the small and diminishing tribe of non-muslim urdu poets from east punjab. His compositions may not have been prolific, but each is remarkable for its profundity and perfection. He was the first Lyricist to have won a Filmfare Award for the very first song he wrote. Apart from the hits like 'woh kagaz ki kashtii', he was famous for a religious number 'Hey Ram... Hey Ram'. National NCC Song of India- 'Hum Sab Bhartiya Hain' was written by him. Apart from Non-Film music, Sudarshan Faakir has penned songs from various films also. He died on 19 Feb 2008 in jalandhar.

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