Khumar Barabankvi

Lyricist
Born: 1919
Death: Feb 19, 1999
 

Khumar Barabankvi was an Urdu poet whose real name was Mohammed Haider Khan. Hailing from Barabanki in Uttar Pradesh, he wrote under the pseudonym Khumar, which is a derivative of the Arabic word meaning ‘intoxication’.

Born in 1919, Barabankvi has left his mark in the Hindi film industry through movies like “Shahjahan” (1946), “Baradari” (1955) and “Saaz Aur Awaaz” (1966). His closest association in the industry was with music composer Naushad, for whom he has written many songs.

A collection of his poems has been published under the title, “Aatish-E-Tar”. Khumar passed away in 1999 at the age of 80.

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Tasveer Banaata Hoon Tasveer Nahin Banti Tasveer Banaata Hoon Tasveer Nahin Banti
Album: Baradari
Singer: Talat Mahmood
Music Director: Nashad
Lyricist: Khumar Barabankvi
Genre: Filmi, Ghazal
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Bhula Nahin Dena Ji Bhula Nahin Dena Ji
Album: Baradari
Singer: Lata Mangeshkar, Mohammed Rafi
Music Director: Nashad
Lyricist: Khumar Barabankvi
Genre: Filmi, Sugam
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Tasveer Banaata Hoon Tasveer Nahin Banti Tasveer Banaata Hoon Tasveer Nahin Banti
Album: Close To My Heart
Singer: Jagjit Singh
Music Director: Nashad
Lyricist: Khumar Barabankvi
Genre: Filmi, Ghazal
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Mujhe Phir Wahi Yaad Aane Lage Hain Mujhe Phir Wahi Yaad Aane Lage Hain
Album: Gulfam
Singer: Hariharan
Music Director: Jolly Mukherjee
Lyricist: Khumar Barabankvi
Genre: Ghazal
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Aaj Mere Naseeb Ne Mujhko Rula Rula Diya Aaj Mere Naseeb Ne Mujhko Rula Rula Diya
Album: Hulchul
Singer: Lata Mangeshkar
Music Director: Sajjad Hussain
Lyricist: Khumar Barabankvi
Genre: Filmi, Ghazal
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