Saregamapa Challenge 2009 written update – 13th December
The show begins with an AV on the Mumbai Carnage.. A voice over says, we pray for all those who lost their lives in the terror attacks.. Aditya announces that today we will pay tribute to all the Martyrs and invites Baba Ramdev to join them in paying the tribute.. All the Martyrs photos are kept on stage and candles lighted in front of them.. A two minute silence is observed and as they pray, humko mann ki shakti dena song is played..
Aditya says, after Mumbai terror attacks, there is a fear that has gotten into everyone and asks How to come out of the fear?? Swamiji replies, “It is true that there is a fear that has gotten inside us.. First of all, our country needs someone like Sardar Patel and Subhashji and we give the answer for these bullets via our bullets.. Its important that our country abolish all these terror camps from the country which is attacking us.. For peace we need to do pranayam and do Omkar jap..
Soumen is called on stage.. He sings Gavesh Vandana.. MD – Ajay-Atul. Singer – Shankar Mahadevan.
Swamiji – He explains the meaning of Ganesh and says, We have to think big and think about the future.. We should act strong and prove that India is strong enough to face terror.. We have to act sternly towards the enemies..
Pritam – It was really nice performance.
Himesh – We are privilidged to have Swamiji here with us.. Soumen, it was a very good start..
Shankar – Today we are paying tribute to all the Martyrs and our hearts is filled with sadness.. Soumen, it was a very peas and beautiful opening..
Aadesh – There is definitely an anger inside us and sadness is filled because of these attrortious incident.. I would like to thank the media who kept us updated and helped us to pay tribute to these Martyrs.. Soumen, Your performance is a good start..
Pratibha is called on stage and she sings Allah tero naam.. MD – Jaidev.. Singer – Lata Mangeskar
Aadesh – You sang very well.. This song is very difficult to sing and the feel you brought for the song was beautiful..
Swamiji – This song also gives a message that the only truth is God.. And those who are spreading terror in the name of religion must be punished.. Even Lord Allah would be ashamed of these people..
Himesh – We cannot pay back what the soldiers, commandos have done for us.. Pratibha, your performance was great..
Shankar – After listening to this song, I feel angry, sad and also happy.. People should get affected after listening to these songs which will instigate them more..
Swamiji says, this song also gives a message “Sabko sanmati de bhagwan”.. Meaning even those who are spreading terror should be safe..
Pritam – Very nice performance..
Shankar asks Pratibha to take the yoga lessons from Swamiji because she has the breathe problem.. Swamiji gives her some tips and says, you
Yashita is called on stage and she sings, Ae malik tere bande hum.. MD – Vasant Desai.. Singer – Lata Mangeskar.
Shankar – This is a bhajan which will stay forever.. You have touched my heart..
Himesh – We dont much listen to these type of songs from you but today you have proved you are versatile..
Aadesh – Today, more than you, your heart is singing.. Very well sung..
Pritam – This is a special evening and every Indian can express the sadness and anger via music..
Swamiji – Yashita’s voice can even reach the terrorists.. Those who kill the humans can never be a true Muslim.. Hope they also hear to your song and change themselves..
Aditya asks will the spirit continue in Mumbai?? Yashita says, this is not the spirit but compromise.. I would like to salute the policemen in CST who threw chairs because of which the terrorists moved away from commandos.. All I have learnt is – Ignorance is not the way out..
Aditya tells how Swamiji recovered from paralysis and started spreading Yog and Aryuved on his own.. A small AV on his teachings are shown..
Debojit is called on stage.. He sings Sai Baba bolo.. MD – Pandurang Dixit.. Anup Jhalota, Anuradha Paudwal..
Swamiji – He was totally involved in the song.. Along with sai baba, I would like to request our country’s baba to also wake up and I question him – “For how many more days should we have to tolerate this terrorism?” Debojit asks Swamiji for some advice and Swamiji asks him to do two Pranayam..
Aadesh – You sang from heart.. God bless you..
Himesh – You are a very good human and that was evident in your singing..
Shankar – There were many god names which you had taken in this song and I will only pray that all the gods bless you and you have a great life ahead..
Pritam – You always sing from heart and hope you do well in the future as well..
Vaishali is called on stage and she sings Satyam Sivam Sundaram title song. MD – Shankar-Jaikishen. Singer – Lata Mangeskar.
Shankar – You always raise the standard of this show..
Aadesh – You sang from heart.. It was very soulful performance..
Pritam – Fantastic.. This is one of the best performance..
Himesh – Undoubtedly, this is the best performance of yours.. The performance was true and soulful..
Swamiji also praises her voice.. Himesh asks Swamiji to give some treatment for Vaishali’s husband and Swamiji asks him to do 2 pranayam and says, he would give him medicines so he can recover soon..
Asma is called on stage and she sings Itni shakti hamein de na data.. MD – Kuldip.. Singers – Pushpa Pagdhare.
Swamiji – Hope those who lost their loved ones get the strength to overcome the loss and I Hope your song gives them the strength..
Aadesh – You sang with good feel..
Pritam – This is not a song of your genre but you did well and sang from your heart..
Shankar – It was straight from the heart and it reached us..
Himesh – I know you are also hurt just the way we all have been hurt.. You sang the song from your heart..
Aadesh requests Swamiji to sing a Bhajan for all.. Everyone joins him on stage.. Swamiji says, I want to live every minute for the country.. I live as if, every day is a lifetime for me and dedicate myself for others.. Swamiji sings 2 songs – both in the name of the country and also says, we have to be a Revolutionarist to face the terrorists..
After the performance, Aditya asks Swamiji to comment on Zaheer’s exit.. He then says, we have divided the country on the basis of religion and god but we all should remember that we all are children of the same god..
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