What is Patriotism?
Patriotism is basically a great ideology of attachment or sentiment you feel or show towards your country. Today, there is a great need for Patriotic thought among all Indian. Patriotic people, like our soldiers, are always ready to sacrifice their lives for the country. Patriotism inspires citizen to rise in mutiny and stand firm for the freedom sake of his country.
What are Patriotic Songs?
Patriotic Songs are national songs composed of beautiful and meaningful lyrics which depicts love and loyalty to the country. Many such songs are played or sung on special occasions such as Independence Day or Republic day of India. They are also part of our Bollywood movies based on Indian freedom struggle, soldier war movies, or on big achievements in the sporting events, etc. These patriotic songs not only inspire patriotism in us but also drive us to do something magnificent for our nation. There are more than 100 national or desh bhakti songs available across the internet, but here we have selected 18 evergreen patriotic songs one must hear once. This year, India is celebrating its 71st anniversary of Independence. We have selected best patriotic songs for the wonderful occasion of Republic Day of India from Bollywood movies and private album.
Below you can find 18 most downloaded and Popular old Hindi Movie Desh Bhakti Songs of all time. All these songs are the National Songs of the original soundtrack. You can play and even download these songs.
1.) Aao Bachcho Tumhe
This beautiful and Super Hit patriotic and National song is from old classic Hindi movie Jagriti (1954) starring Abhi Bhattacharya, Pranoti Ghosh, Kanu Roy, Mehmood, Dhumal, Bipin Gupta, Ghanshyam. Music was given by Hemant Kumar and Sung by Pradeep
2.) Ae watan ae watan
Popular and great Hindi patriotic song from old Bollywood movie Shaheed (1965). Music was given by Prem Dhawan and Sung by popular singer Mohd. Rafi
3.) Aye Mere Pyare Watan
Enjoy this superhit national song from the 1961 movie Kabuliwala starring Balraj Sahni, Usha Kiran, Paul Mahendra, Sajjan and Sonu. Download Link Below. Music Director was Salil Chowdhary and Singer was: Manna Dey.
4.) Aye mere watan ke logo
Lata Mangeshkar sang this national desh bhakti song “Aye mere watan ke logo” in the presence of Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru at the Ramlila Maidan in New Delhi on Republic Day on 26 January, 1963 (just two months after the end of Sino-Indian War). The lyrics of the song was given by Kavi Pradeep. A copy of the soundtrack spool was also later gifted to Nehru on the occasion.
5.) Aye Watan Tere Liye
This beautiful Patriotic song is sung by Bollywood playback singer Mohammad Aziz and Kavita Krishnamurthy. Music Composed by Laxmikant-Pyarelal for the movie Karma (1986). Download Link Below.
6.) Bharat Hum ko Jaan
This desh bhakti Hit song is from the 1992 movie Roja starring Arvind Swamy, Madhoo, Pankaj Kapoor, Nassar and Janagaraj. Music Director was A. R. Rahman and Singer was Hariharan.
7.) De Di Hamen Azadi
This patriotic song based on ‘Mahatma Gandhi‘ is from old classic movie Jagriti starring Abhi Bhattacharya, Pranoti Ghosh, Kanu Roy, Mehmood, Dhumal, Bipin Gupta, Ghanshyam. Music was given by Hemant Kumar and Sung by Pradeep
8.) Hai Preet Jahan Ki
This classic national song is from famous Patriotic Film: Poorab Aur Paschim (1970). This song is sung by Mahendra Kapoor. And Music is given by Kalyanji-Anandji. You can Download the song from link Below.
9.) Hum Hindustani
This Song Chhodo Kal Ki Baatein is from popular Hindi Movie Hum Hindustani (1961) and Singer was Mukesh
10.) Hum Laye Hain
Super hit song from old classic Patriotic movie Jagriti (1954). Music by Hemant Kumar and sung by Mohd. Rafi.
11.) Jahan Dal Dal Pe
This awesome song is from movie Upkar  starring Asha Parekh, Manoj Kumar, and Prem Chopra. It was Directed by Manoj Kumar and Music is given by Kalyanji Anandji. Enjoy this song in the beautiful voice of Mohd. Rafi.
12.) Jis Desh Mein Ganga Behti Hai
Enjoy this super hit song from the 1960 movie Jis Desh Men Ganga Behti Hai starring Padmini, Raj Kapoor, Pran, Lalita Pawar, Raj Mehra and Sulochana Chatterjee. Music Director was Shankar Jaikishan and a singer is Mukesh.
13.) Kadam Kadam Badhaye Ja
This classic Patriotic Song is from movie Samadhi (1950) starring, Ashok Kumar, Nalini Jaywant, Shyam, kuldeep, Sandhya. The Music Director of this movie was C. Ramchandra and Singer was Chitalkar.
14.) Kar Chale Hum Fida
This song is considered one of the best patriotic song of India from the movie Haqeeqat sung in mesmerizing voice of Mohammed Rafi
15.) Mere Desh ki Dharti
Mahender Kapoor sang this popular and amazing song on direction of music director Kalyanji Anandji for the bollywood Hindi movie UPKAR (1967)
16.) Rang De Basanti Chola
This beautiful Patriotic song is sung by Bollywood playback singer Mahender Kapoor for Hindi movie Shaheed 1967. Download Link Below.
17.) Sare Jahan Se Acha
This Popular Patriotic song is sung by Bollywood playback singer Lata Mangeshkar on the eve of Independence day of India. Listen or Download it from Link Below.
18.) Vande Mataram
This beautiful National Patriotic song on occasion of Indian Republic Day and Independence day.
Other Latest Desh Bhakti Song
The thing which unites 1.2 Billion people in India is the feeling of deep love towards our country. And our Bollywood entertainment industry is one who keeps enriches this feeling of patriotism is our life with beautiful Patriotic Music. Below are some other Best Hindi Patriotic songs which you can enjoy on every national occasion. And many people prefer to listen to these songs on Republic Day, Independence Day or on similar festivals. But there is one special thing about our Desh Bhakti songs, that no matter whenever you listen to them you feel to love even more your nation. So just go ahead to play or listen to them for free just by browsing our list of other latest 15 Hindi Patriotic songs.
1.) Maa Tujhe Salaam by A.R. Rahman
2.) Phir Bhi Dil Hai Hindustani by Udit Narayan
3.) Lakshya (Title Track) by Shankar Mahadevan
4.) Sandese Aate Hain by Roop Kumar Rathod, Sonu Nigam
5.) Des Rangila by Mahalaxmi Iyer
6.) Aisa Des Hai Mera by Gurdas Mann, Lata Mangeshkar, Pritha Majumder, Udit Narayan
7.) I Love my India by Kavita Krishnamurthy
8.) Rang De Basanti by Chitra, Daler Mehndi
9.) Salaam India by Salim Merchant, Vishal Dadlani
10.) Suno Gaur Se Duniya Walo by Domnique, Mahalaxmi Iyer, Shankar Mahadevan, Udit Narayan
11.) Yeh Jo Des Hai Tera by A.R. Rahman
12.) Tu Bhoola Jise by K.K.
13.) Do Dilon Ke by Hariharan, Shreya Ghoshal
14.) Main Kahin Bhi Rahu by Sonu Nigam
15.) It happens only in India by Anand Raj Anand
Hope you love all these desh bhakti songs as much as we love to bring it to you!