Qawwalis from movies of 1980-90s


Pal do Pal ka Saath, The Burning Train, 1980, Mohd. Rafi , Kishore Kumar, Asha Bhonsle.


Qurbani qurbani, Qurbani, 1980, Mohd. Rafi, Asha Bhonsle.
Its not a qawwali - pathans dancing with swords.


Yeh nazar hai nazar, Do Shatru, 1980, Aziz Nazan.
Shatrughan Sinha.


Lo hum agaye hain phir tere dar par, Khanjar, 1980, Aziz Nazan.


Main baichain hoon rukh se parda, Khanjar, 1980, Aziz Nazan.


Yaar daga de gaya, Choron ki Baarat, 1980, Manna Dey, Anwar, Jaspal Singh.


Gulshan gulshan basti basti, Choron ki Baarat, 1980, Manna Dey, Anwar, Shailendra Singh.
Faqir song.


Aye hain wo mazar pe ghoonghat utar ke, Saajan Ki Saheli, 1981, Mahendra Kapoor, Suresh Wadkar, Usha Khanna.
Mazar on a stage, qawwals coming out of graves!
Watch a different-quality video of this song on youtube.


Na ghabra teri har bigdi/bade arman, Shama, 1981, Hariharan, Anwar.
Stock footage plus staged set of dargah


Maula Ali, Gham ke maare, Khwaja ki Diwani, 1981, Various qawwals (earlier recording)


Man kunto Maula, Khwaja ki Diwani, 1981, Various qawwals (earlier recording)


Isko chhedo na yeh, Khwaja ki Diwani, 1981, Mahendar Kapoor, others.


Kamli wale hum pe karam kijiye, Madine ki Galian, 1981, M.Rafi.
Qawwali at dargah.


Sainyan doli leke aaye tere dwar, Shraddhanjali, 1981, Shobha Gurtu, Shakila Bano Bhopali.


Aaja Aaja Yaar Habibi, Nakhuda, 1981, Jagjit Kaur, Mahendra Kapoor.
Wedding qawwali by men


Haq Maula Ali, Nakhuda, 1981, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, Mujahid Mubarak.


Ladki tumhari kunwari reh jaati, Krodhi, 1981, Kishore Kumar, Asha Bhonsle.
Wedding competition


Mohabbat Na Hoti To, Daulat, 1981, Asha Bhosle, Suresh Wadkar, Chandrashekhar.
Sarika, Raj Babbar


Kya takalluf hai wallah, Jail Yatra, 1981, Asha Bhosle, Mohammed Rafi, Bhupinder Singh.
Ashok Kumar�s moves


Pari ho aasmani tum, Zamane ko Dikhana Hai, 1981, Shailendra, Asha, Rishi Kapoor.


Ghuroor-e Husn ke/ Eid ka din, Deedar-e Yaar, 1982, Mohd. Rafi, Asha Bhonsle.


Ustadi ustad se, Ustadi Ustad Se, 1982, Mohd. Rafi, Asha Bhonsle, Manna Dey.
Vinod Mehra, Mithun etc.


Walion mein wali Mukhdoom, Ustadi Ustad Se, 1982, Aziz Nazan, Mahendra Kapoor and Amit Kumar.


Aaj rang hai, Nek Parveen, 1982, Iqbal Sabri. Inside dargah Nizamuddin Aulia.


Aye parda nasheen, parde se nikal, Teri Maang Sitaron Se Bhar Doon, 1982, Manna Dey, Asha. Amjad Khan.


Tera naam liya dil thaam liya, Dharam Kanta, 1982, Mohd. Rafi, Asha Bhonsle.
Mujra dance, qawwali


Mushkilen aasan kar de aye Khuda, Paigham, 1982, Mohd. Rafi, chorus.
Prayer song at a dargah.


Mubarakbad Bismillah, meri banno, Lubna, 1982, Asha Bhonsle, chorus.


Ya Muhammad kamli wale teri, Lubna, 1982, Aziz Nazan.


Mein jis mehfil mein, Badle ki Aag, 1982, Kishore Kumar, Mahendra Kapoor, Suresh Wadekar.
Wedding qawwali by men


Hathon ki chand lakkeeron ka, Vidhata, 1982, Suresh Wadekar, Anwar.
Muqabla in a train engine.


Chehra chhipa liya hai, Nikaah, 1982, Salma Agha, Asha Bhosle, Mahendra Kapoor.


Aye Khuda shukr tera, Razia Sultan, 1983, Mahendra Kapoor, Bhupinder, chorus.
Wedding/sehra song


Mubarak ho tum sabko Haj ka mahina, Coolie, 1983, M.Rafi.


Yaad unki rahe dil mein, Bismillah ki Barkat, 1983, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, Mujahid Mubarak.


Kabhi bekasi ne maara, kabhi bebasi ne maara, Alag Alag, 1985, Kishor Kumar, Rajesh Khanna.


Parvardigar-e Alam, Allah Rakha, 1986, Mohammad Aziz, Lata Mangeshkar, Chorus
Pathan-type Shammi kapoor in a bhajan-like qawwali at dargah (keeps baby on grave) Mughal jali-work set of dargah - orange light falls from jali - a shaft brings baby to life.


Mein Allah Rakha, Allah Rakha, 1986, Mohammad Aziz, Chorus
Typical cultural scenario of ghetto Muslims, cresent/star flags, acrobats, various types of local Muslim cultures, Sidis, Konkanis, burqa dance, faqirs trance


Yeh Khuda wale Mustafa wale, Mere Daata Gharib Nawaz, 1986, Shankar Shambhu, Majid Irfan, Qadar Niazi, Chand.


Tu hai kamaal Maula, Sultanat, 1986, Suresh Wadekar.
Arabesque caravan, no group qawwali


Allahu Akbar, Jaanbaz, 1986, Raju, Mahesh Gadhavi.
Faqirs/malangs dance.


Sharafat Ali ko sharafat ne mara, Amrit, 1986, Mohd. Aziz.


Allahu Allah, Kala Dhanda Gorey Log, 1986, Mohd. Aziz, Shammi Kapoor.
Dargah qawwali, Sunil Dutt.


Tu pehle kya thi, Daku Hasina, 1987, Bade Yusuf Azad.


Pyar ke mod par, Daku Hasina, 1987, Dilawar Babu, Praveen Saba.


Zehale miskin makun taghaful, Bharat Ek Khoj (TV series), 1988, Episode 25/26.


Bolonga nahin muh se, Naqab, 1989, Suresh Wadekar.
Ascribed as qawwali, but is really a ghazal


Ishq na kariyo koi, Naqab, 1989, Majeed Shola.
Intervention into qawwali by Rishi Kapoor
Watch a different-quality video of this song on youtube.


Mehfil mein mujh ko dekh kar, Naag Nagin, 1989, Zahid Nazan, nephew of Aziz Nazan, and Anupama Deshpande.


Tera Allah Beli, Santosh, 1989, Mahendar Kapoor.
Jailhouse qawwali, framed pics of all gods - Amjad, Manoj, starts with Kabir, also Iqbal's shair


Mere maalik mere daata, Haatimtai, 1990, Mohd. Aziz.
Prayer song by Jeetendra


Tera khana kharab, Shera Shamshera, 1990, Chhote Yusuf Azad.


Allah bahut bada hai, Sapnon Ka Mandir, 1991, Mohd. Aziz.
Faqir song


Der na ho jaye, Henna, 1991, Satish, Farid Sabri, Suresh Wadkar, Lata Mangeshkar.
Wedding /suspense qawwali.


Bade besharm ladke hain yeh aajke, Shriman Aashiq, 1993, Asha Bhosle, Annu Kapoor.


Kehna hi kya, Bombay, 1995, A.R.Rahman.
Bits of qawwali in it.


Allah se dekho aaj who milne chale, Maa ke Aansu, 1996, Mahendar Kapoor, Aziz Nazan.
Shabe Meraj Jibreel, buraq, shehnai, good poetry.

Aaj Khudaya leke rahoongi sadqa, Maa ke Aansu, 1996.
women qawwali at dargah.
Recording not available


Koi Jaane Koi Na Jaane/Kaisa khumar hai, Aur Pyar Ho Gaya, 1997, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan (on screen too).


Ho mubarak tujhe humnawa mil gaya, Ghulam-e-Mustafa, 1997, Iqbal Sabri, Afzal Sabri.


Nahi hona tha, Pardes, 1997, Alka Yagnik, Udit Narayan, Sabri Bros.
Qawwali or Rajasthani folk song.


Ishq aur pyar ka maza lijiye, Shapath, 1997, Altaf Raja.
Dancing song, but could be qawwali.


Kar thayya thayya/Chal chayyan, Dil Se, 1998, A.R.Rahman.
visually not a qawwali


Is shaan-e karam ka kya kehna, Kachche Dhaage, 1999, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan (voice).


Allahu Allahu, Noore Ilahi (album), 1999.
A T-series album.


Ishq bina, Taal, 1999, A.R.Rahman.

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