Ei phagune saungopane
|Ei phagune saungopane|
|Music and lyrics |
by Prabhat Ranjan Sarkar
|Date||1984 February 15|
|Location in Sarkarverse|
|Roman script[nb 1]||Bengali script||Translation|
Ei phágune sauṋgopane
এই ফাগুনে সঙ্গোপনে
On this very Phalgun[nb 2] secretly,
- For details on the notation, see Roman Bengali transliteration.
- To appreciate this song fully, one must consider the fact that Sarkar had arrived in Kanpur (a city on the southern outskirts of Braja) early in the month of Phalgun. On February 15 of 1984, when this song was given, it was only a few days before the full moon.
- A name of Krsna.
- This is another reference to the month of Phalgun, when spring is ushered in with the festival variably called Holi, Dolyatra, or Vasantotsava. In this festival, people play with colors, notably a red dye known as abir or phag. This spring festival is most commonly celebrated on the full moon day of Phalgun.
- Sarkar, Prabhat Ranjan (2019) Prabhat Samgiita Songs 1201-1300 Translated by Acarya Abhidevananda Avadhuta (2nd ed.) Tel Aviv: AmRevolution, Inc. ASIN B0833GD8XR ISBN 9781386807537
- Sarkar, Prabhat Ranjan (1998) Acarya Vijayananda Avadhuta, ed. Prabhat Samgiita Volume 3 (in Bengali) (2nd ed.) Kolkata: Ananda Marga Publications ISBN 81-7252-155-3
Currently, only the following low-quality audio rendition is available.
Ei bhule jaoya vrajabhumite
With: Ei phagune saungopane
Vrajer kanu abar ki re