On 26 January, India will celebrate its 73rd Republic Day, which marks the anniversary of the Indian Constitution’s promulgation on January 26, 1950. On this day the country’s vibrant culture and valiant military forces are seen with great patriotism.
There are many songs in our country that are connected with the holistic patriotism feelings. Here are some of the all time best patriotic songs for Republic Day to revive the feelings of unity and patriotism.
Ae Mere Watan Ke Logon (Ae Mere Watan Ke Logon, 1963): This touching song, written by C Ramachandra and performed by Lata Mangeshkar, is dedicated to Indian soldiers who perished in the Sino-Indian war of 1962. This moving song is a fitting tribute to the sacrifices made by Indian soldiers.
Rang De Basanti (2006): This lively song by Daler Mehandi is a terrific way to start this momentous day and a powerful reminder of our shared humanity despite our cultural differences.
Mere Desh ki Dharti (1967): This is a classic patriotic song that is frequently performed in groups at Republic Day celebrations.
Chak De India (2007): This iconic Bollywood song by Sukhvinder Singh, Salim Merchant, and Marianne D’Cruz is a high-octane happy number with patriotic lyrics and upbeat sounds that will give you goosebumps.
Maa Tujhe Salaam (1997): It’s one of the foremost songs for Republic Day. This song is from the album Vande Mataram by A.R. Rahman.