Bhajan are basically Hindu Devotional or Bhakti Song which are sung in love or attachment for Deity like Shiv, Vishnu or Shakti. It can also be a reiteration of ‘Mantra’ in a musical way. Singing bhajans are very common in temples and shrines in India. Some Bhajans in local regional language also includes tales and incidents from scriptures or teachings of saints. Sufi Songs, Qawwali, Kirtan, Aarti or Gurbani are all somehow related to Bhajan. Kabir, Rumi, Nanak, Meera, Narottama Dasa, Surdas and Tulsidas are some famous Bhajan composers in India. Traditional Bhajan such as Madhura-bhakti, Vallabhapanthi, Nirguni, Gorakhanathi, Ashtachhap, Sampradya, etc. each have their own range and methods of singing.
In India, people usually organize a small function in homes and get together to sing bhajans in remembrance of God. Below we have selected 30 very popular, superhit and beautiful Bhajan compositions from Bollywood movies and private music albums. You can easily listen to each Bhajan via music player from the link below each song.
1.) Jaise Suraj Ki Garmi Se
Extremely Popular and Great Bhajan by Sharma Bandhu. The Bajan praises Lord Ram and His Mercy upon his devotees.
2.) Sukh ke Sab Saathi
Classic Bhajan from old Hindi movie ‘Gopi’. Listen to it below
3.) Achyutam Keshavam
Lord Vishnu Famous Bhajan sung by Art of Living. Listen below to this beautiful soundtrack.
4.) Ae Maalik Tere Bande Hum
Prayer to strengthen our goodwill and removes all negativity. Very famous bhajan in 50’s and 60’s. Download it from below.
5.) Badi Der Baee Nand lala
Lord Krishna Popular Bhajan. In this an appeal is made to lord Krishna to appear fast and give His divine appearance to his devotees.
6.) Bhor Bhai Din Char Gaya Meri Ambe
Maa Ambe best Bhajan. The prayer is made in praise of goddess Durga Maa.
7.) Data Tere Kai Naam
Best Morning Bhajan or Prayer. This bhajan is from movie Movie: Daata (1989) sung by Mahendra Kapoor (Actor sitting in Hindu temple)
8.) Duniya Mein Tera Hai Bada Naam
Popular Bhajan with Prayer in love with deity.
9.) Hey Bhole Shankar Padharo
Lord Shiv Very popular Bhajan. Gulshan Kumar acted on numerous bhajans for bollywood movies and got well renowned later.
10.) Hey Govind Hey Gopal
Govind best Bhajan
11.) Itni Shakti Hame Dena Data
Best Prayer Bhajan
12.) Jag Mein Sundar Hai Do Naam
Beautiful and Amazing Bhajan
13.) Lord Shiva Sushti
Best Shiv Aarti
14.) Meli Chadar
15.) Mangal Bhavan
Popular Vishnu Aarti
16.) Mera Aapki Kripa Se
Very Popular and famous Devotional Song.
17.) O Palan Hare
Hindi Movie Devotional Song got Superhit
18.) Om Jai Jagdish Hare
Famous Lord Vishnu Aarti
19.) Payoji Maine Ram Ratan
Meera Popular Bhajan & Devtional Song
20.) Ragupati Raghav Raja Ram
Hindi Movie Devotional Song
21.) Sancha Naam Tera
Calming & peaceful Prayer
22.) Shyam Teri Bansi Pukare
Lord Shyam (Vishnu) Great Bhajan
23.) Subah Subah Le Shiv
Very Popular Lord Shiv Devotional Song
24.) Thumak Chalat Ram Chandra
Ramji popular Bhajan
25.) Tora Mann Darpan
Hindi Movie Bhajan and Prayer
26.) Tu Pyar Ka Saagar Hai
Popular old hindi movie Bhajan.
27.) Tum Asha Vishwas Hamare
Lata Mageshwar Awesome Prayer
28.) Tum Hi Ho Mata Pita Tum Hi Ho
One of the popular and best bhajan from 60’s
29.) Tum Meri Rakho Laaj
Jagjit Singh one of the best bhajan.
30.) Tumhi Mere Mandir
Popular Bhajan & Prayer
These bhajans are selected spending lots of time surfing web. You will found all popular Radha Krishan bhajan, Mata ke bhajan, Hanuman bhajan, Ram bhajan and even Ganesh Vandana. They gained popularity due to beautiful music composition with some great lyrics. Many of the above-renowned singers spend most of their life singing bhajans and other devotional songs with live stage shows, traveling all across India. There are some Bhajans that are very popular and Superhit due to their soundtrack. These famous bhajans are sung by legendary Lata Mangeshkar, Mohd. Rafi, Anoop Jalota, etc
Special Deity Bhajans
In India, there are many types of Bhajan people listen to. Here are some of the important bhajans of major Hindu Deities:
1.) Krishna Bhajan
Lord Krishna is a major deity in Hinduism who controls all this creation. His bhajans or aarti are very popular and most listened among all bhajans. Below you can listen to 45 minutes non-stop Krishan bhajans.
2.) Shiv Bhajan
Lord Shiva is the Supreme Being who creates, protects and destroys things in this universe. All His bhajans are loved by many devotees around the country. Below you can listen to 1 hour non-stop Shiv bhajans.
3.) Ram Bhajan
Lord Ram is another major deity in India. All His bhajans are very popular and loved by people. Below you can listen to 1 hour non-stop Lord Ram bhajans.
4.) Devi Bhajans
Devi bhajans include all major aarti’s of Maa Durga, Kali, Lakshmi, Parvati, Saraswati, Gayatri, Ganga, etc. In many Devi temples across the country, these bhajans are played and chanted by devotees. Below you can listen to 1 hour non-stop all goddess Devi bhajans.
5.) Hanuman Bhajan
Hanumanji is a disciple of Lord Ram and famous for his devotion. He is the lord whose name itself is enough to bring a devotee closer to ‘Shree Ram’ and protects from all crisis. Below you can listen to 1 hour non-stop Hanuman (bajrangbali) bhajans.
6.) Ganesh Bhajan
Ganesha (also known as Ganapati, Vinayaka, Pillaiyar and Binayak) is one of the best-known and most worshipped deities in the Hindu pantheon. ‘Sukhkarta’,’Dukhharta’, ‘mangalkaari’, Bhakton kehain ye param shubhkaari, param hitkaari. Below you can listen to 50 minutes non-stop Ganeshji bhajans.
7.) Sai Baba Bhajan
Sai Baba dedicated all his life to the poor and also by bringing all community people closer to God. It is said that a devotee is blessed just by pronouncing his name from the deepest heart. Just get his blessing by listening to these soulful bhajans below.
8.) Laxmi Narayan Bhajan
‘Cheer Sagar Mein Karat Niwasa, De Suboddhi Rishi Munin Ubara’, we salute and praise for the protector of the globe by singing all his bhajans and aartis. Listen below very popular bhajan Shreeman Narayan Narayan Hari Hari.