Songs that heal the Soul

These songs lifts my spirits and I know that I have someone watching over me. These songs makes me strong. You Raise Me Up - Josh Groban Washing of the water - Peter Gabriel The Sound Of Silence - Simon & Garfunkel I have a Dream - Mama Mia (Abba) The … Continue reading Songs that heal the Soul

13 Reasons Why

13 Reasons Why is an intense, dark Netflix drama based on the popular young adult novel of the same name. The first season explores the motivations that led Hannah Baker, a troubled teen, to die by suicide. We hear about the bullying, sexual assault, and other traumatic events in her life. Messages about compassion, empathy, and … Continue reading 13 Reasons Why

Vincent – Don Mclean

“Vincent", by Don McLean is about Vincent Van Gogh, the impressionist painter. The lyrics suggest his struggle with “seeing the world differently” and not getting enough recognition (during his life) as a painter.  McLean refers to one of his paintings that Vincent called: Starry, Starry, Nights and how no one would give him acclaim. He … Continue reading Vincent – Don Mclean

Mother Dear O Pray For Me

This hymn is a part of the Novena Prayers to ‘Our Lady Of Perpetual Succour’. It’s one of the first hymns I learnt as a child. It’s a difficult hymn to sing as I mourn the loss of a mother I never had.

Namo Namo – Amit Trivedi

August Theme  This song is from the Hindi Film - Kedarnath starring Sushant Singh Rajput (God bless his soul) and Sara Ali Khan. I reached the theatre late, so missed the first five minutes of the film and no sooner I sat down this song started playing. Hearing this song in the theatre is a … Continue reading Namo Namo – Amit Trivedi

i have a dream – abba

    Theme for August 2020 - Yet another iconic track by the Swedish pop group ABBA, “I Have a Dream” has a deep rooted meaning than what meets the eye in a glance. “I Have a Dream” was released in ABBA’s sixth album ‘Voulez-Vous’ released in 1979. For me this song is about … Continue reading i have a dream – abba

Jai Jai Shiv Shambhu – Disha Roy

The first time I heard this song was on Sushant Singh Rajput’s (May his soul rest in peace) Instagram handle. When he passed away I was browsing through his Insta photos and once again came across this song. I was a fan and losing Sushant was a personal setback for me as he committed suicide; … Continue reading Jai Jai Shiv Shambhu – Disha Roy