Hindi Kanhaiya (1959)

Kanhaiya is a classic Bollywood film released in 1959, directed by Om Prakash and produced by Om Prakash as well. The movie stars Raj Kapoor and Nutan in the lead roles, showcasing their exceptional acting skills. The music for the film was composed by the renowned Shankar Jaikishan duo, who were known for their melodious and impactful compositions during that era. The lyrics for the songs were penned by Shailendra and Hasrat Jaipuri, two of the most celebrated lyricists in the Indian film industry. Their collaboration for Kanhaiya resulted in a memorable soundtrack that still resonates with fans of classic Bollywood music.

The film’s soundtrack featured the voices of prominent playback singers of the time, including Mukesh, Lata Mangeshkar, and Mohammed Rafi, among others. These singers brought the compositions of Shankar Jaikishan and the poetic lyrics of Shailendra and Hasrat Jaipuri to life, creating an unforgettable musical experience. Among the standout tracks from the movie are “Dil Mein Sama Ke“,” Ni Baliye Rit hai Bahaar” and “O Kanhaiya O Kanhaiya” each adding a unique flavor to the film’s soundtrack.

Here, we’ve listed all the songs of Kanhaiya sung by Mukesh, Lata Mangeshkar, and Mohammed Rafi, along with their lyrics and music videos. Check out the list of Kanhaiya movie song lyrics below.

Kanhaiya (1959) Songs Lyrics List