Bonus Blog Post Tonight

Ok, I’m think I’m in trouble already for not going to sleep yet, but I think “WaheGuru” wills it to be. Hahaha. Wait!…maybe that is me who is willing it and I just think it is God/Waheguru. I guess I’m part of God too, right? Oh well, so much for justifying myself. Hahaha… As long as you all enjoy, it’s all worth it.

The problem with having lots of cool stuff to share is that I want to just keep sharing it all, but the reality is that it is too much to share all at once so I have to be patient and just post things over time so people have the time to enjoy and take it in.

I was browsing through the SikhNet mp3 archive and I just happened upon this track. The “problem” with having so much music is you may not even know or have heard of all of it. This was one of those tracks that I had under “Classical Indian” but was in fact all Gurbani shabads by Chand Afzaal Qawwal which I’m sure you guessed by the name is Qawalli music. I love the Qawalli style of music which is very spirited and up-beat. If you are new to the blog you can hear another good Qawalli style shabd that I posted back in Aug.


Musician: Chand Afzaal Qawwal
Shabad: Aise Gur Ko Bal Bal Jayiye (Size: 17MB)

Ps. This one is for you Prabhu! I know you really liked the last one.

9 Responses to “Bonus Blog Post Tonight”

  1. Anonymous says:

    For those who like Qwalli style keertan… must check this site:

    Keertan by Ustad Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan!!!


  2. Thanks for sharing beautiful shabad.

    Another beautifully sung shabad by the same singer is “Mai Andhule Kee Tek”

    Rab Rakha

  3. Raju Singh says:

    Kirtan is great but the qawwali kirtan is like a fresh sound a change thanks for the gurbani kirtan. And thanks to the singh who sajested the kirtan by nusrat good link cheers

  4. Anonymous says:

    I heard Shifaqt Ali Khan singing Guru Gobind Singh Shabads in Dehli. Just awesome. If you can find his live recordings please post here. His studio recordings are nice but over produced, too much echo etc; they don’t have the same energy and power as the live recordings with his whole group of singers accompanying.

  5. Anonymous says:

    I find it interesting that Shafqat Ali Khan sings Guru Gobind Singh shabds, since he is a descendent of a 500-year-old musical lineage of the court musicians of the Mogul ruler Akbar the Great. I like the CD “Beyond the Beyond” where he performs with Annapurna.

  6. Gurjeet says:

    I enjoyed hearing Nursat Fateh Ali Khan sing shabad in Qwalli form. Is there a CD or website with all Gurbani shabads song by him in Qwalli.
    I would also like to thank anonymous for
    site. I watched the video. It was great.

  7. Anonymous says:

    I’m afraid i don’t know of any other sites with shabad gurbani being sung by ustad nusrat fateh ali khan sahib… though there are 4 audio files on the same website in case you may not have come across them:

  8. Anonymous says:

    it doewn’t matter what the mind says…there is only one doer, and that is god, it what you may, even when you you think that you are willing something it is not you, it is god…and no one is a part of god, its all god…god is all there is, there are no parts of god anywhere, god is complete everywhere and in everything…

  9. mandeep singh says:

    Waheguru Ji Ka Khalsa Waheguru Ji Ki Fateh

    I love this style it’s different but still full of anand.