As far as I could remember, songs have always been a part of our lives whether it is the soft hymn of a lullaby or agonising beat of a heartbreak song. If the tune is the body of a song, then the lyrics are its soul. And who writes more soulful lyrics than Javed Akhtar.

Talking about the undisputed Knight of words, Javed Akhtar is a nationally acclaimed lyricist, poet, screenwriter, songwriter, and a charmer of hearts. On his 72nd birthday today, let’s recall some of the most heart-melting lyrics written by Javed Akhtar.

Ek Ladki ko Dekha: 1942 A Love Story

1942-A-Love-Story

In Lamho Ke Daaman Mein: Jodha Akhbar

jodha akhbar

Do Pal Ruka: Veer Zara

veer zara

Kal Ho Na Ho: Kal Ho Na Ho

kal go na ho

Tumhi Dekho Na: Kabhi Alvida Na Kehna

KANK (2)

Tumko Paya Hai toh Jaise Khoya Hun: Om Shanti Om

Om Shanti Om

Tum Ho Toh: Rock On

rock onn

Yeh Jo Desh Hai Tera: Swades

swades Jane Kyu Log Pyaar Karte Hain: Dil Chahta Hai
Dil Chahta hai

Tumko Dekha Toh Yeh Khayal Aaya

Jagjeet Singh

A very happy birthday to you, Wordsmith!

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