Kavishri / Babu Rajab Ali Khan. Posted on February 3, Rajab Ali Khan”. ਭੂਗੋਲ -ਦੇ-ਕਬਿੱਤ / Babu Rajab Ali KhanIn “Babu Rajab Ali Khan”. Babu Rajab Ali was born in in a village Sahoké, near Moga. He was a great writer of Kavishari, the poems sung in tarannam in Punjab on stages in melas.

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His poems are still sung by hundreds of Kavishars in Punjab who claim with pride that they are shagirds of Babu Rajab Ali.

His uncle Haji Ratan was a nice Kavishar too. Babu Rajab Ali worked as an overseer in irrigation department all his life and was affectionately called Babu ji by people.

He had his primary schooling from a neighbouring village of Banbihathen high schooling in Moga and passed matriculation in from Barjindra High SchoolFaridkot. Canals were being laid all throughout Punjab in those days and whole landscape was changing, and that was probably first and last time when the word Babu ji was respected with praise and thankfulness in rural Punjab.

In the region a “Chhand-Baddh” kavita poetry is sung faster in a loud yet stretched voice without any musical instruments known as kavishari. Babu ji of Punjabis Jagjit Sandhu. Views Read Edit View history. Babu Rajab Ranab in Roman. The people who write and sing Kavishri in Punjabi melas, diwaans, mehfils, weddings etc are called Kavishar.


Babu ji went to primary school in the neighboring village of BaNbeeha and then to high school in Moga and passed his matriculation in from Alo High School, Faridkot. He visited the East Punjab in the March Babu Ji died on 6 junesinging songs and longing to see his beloved people and village again. His family got some land allotted in OkaaRa and settled there. This page was last edited on 4 Decemberat Bapu Bali Singh is eajab to be the father of the kavishari of Majha.

Babu Rajab Ali

Babu Rajab Ali De Kisse. Babu Rajab Ali in Gurmukhi.

Interestingly, most of his kissas related to Hindu heroes and figures were written during his life in Pakistan. An article on Babu Rajab Ali in Punjabi language. Archived from the original on 26 April Babu Rajab Sahit Sadhan.

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Kavishars Punjabi-language singers Punjabi-language lyricists Punjabi people births deaths 20th-century singers. Retrieved 31 Dec The breadth of the subjects chosen indicates how open hearted and secular poet Babu Rajab Ali was. His father’s name was Mian Poetgy Khan and his mother’s name was Jiyooni.

Originally started in Malwa, this tradition of Punjabi poetry and singing has spread throughout Punjab although majority of the Kavishar s to this day has been from Malwa.

Although, he was fluent in Punjabi bahu Urdu and knew some of PersianArabic and Englishhis poetry only in Punjabi expressing his love for Punjab and Punjabi.

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Babu ji of Punjabis Jagjit Sandhu In Malwa region of Punjab, the ‘chhandd-band’ rhymed on meter Punjabi poetry is sung in loud, fast yet stretched voice without any musical instruments somewhat similar to tarannum and is called Kavishri. Babu Rajab Ali Punjabi: Use dmy dates from February Articles with hCards Articles containing Punjabi-language text All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from February Joga Singh Jogi is one of the most famous kavishars of Majha.

Retrieved 25 Feb Babu ji passed away on to the next world on May 6th,singing songs of Punjabi and longing for seeing his village Sahoke of his childhood and youth again. His love for Punjab and Punjabi was unconditional and not bound by walls of religions or nationalities.

The people who write and sing kavishari rrajab known as kavishars Punjabi: Kavisharior Kavishri, Punjabi: Retrieved 31 December By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use potry Privacy Policy.

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