Ganpati Bappa, the averter of all that’s evil, the bringer of happiness and prosperity in our lives, evokes a sense of devotion in all of us. The songs in his worship, be it sizzling with raw energy or praying in soft praise, are all exemplary. In the years, Bollywood has come up with a plethora of Lord Ganpati songs to entertain and inspire us. Here is the list of our choices for the 10 best Lord Ganpati songs in Hindi movies.
1. Ganpati Aarti (Sarkar 3)
In this song from Sarkar 3, Amitabh Bachchan sang the traditional aarti in his own voice. His voice will certainly give you goosebumps as the song progresses.
2. Deva Shree Ganesha
Ajay Gogawale sang this song from Agneepath featuring Hrithik Roshan, and composed by Ajay-Atul. The song is energizing and evokes a sense of devotion in the audience.
The song from Bajirao Mastani in the voice of Sukhwinder Singh plays in the background as Deepika Padukone’s Mastani performs the action of a lifetime in a swordfight to save her baby, embodying the true strength of a mother. Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s music and lyrics by Prashant Ingole give this epic song in praise of Ganpati an extra edge.
4. Ganpati Bappa Morya
This song from the 1982 film Dard ka Rishta features Sunil Dutt as he recounts his miseries to Ganpati Bappa, still not willing to give up hope on Bappa’s powers. It was sung by Hariharan, with R.D. Burman’s music and Anand Bakshi’s lyrics.
5. Ganpati Apne Gaon Chale
This song from Agneepath features Amitabh Bachchan and Mithun Chakraborty among others as the crowd engages in celebrating the Ganpati festival. The song is sung by Sudesh Bhosle, Kavita Krishnamurthy, and Anupama Deshpande, composed by Laxmikant-Pyarelal and written by Anand Bakshi is one of the best Lord Ganpati songs in Hindi movies.
6. Sindoor Lal Chadhayo
This is a Ganpati Aarti song from Vaastav: The Reality, starring Sanjay Dutt. The song is sung by Ravindra Sathe, composed by Jatin-Lalit, and written by Sameer. The aarti is bound to alleviate your stress and make you feel peaceful after surrendering to Ganpati Bappa.
7. Mourya Re
The drums in perfect rhythm and high energy quotient of this song makes the song from Don: The Chase Begins Again one of the best Lord Ganpati songs in Hindi movies. Shah Rukh Khan dances to the voice of Shankar Mahadevan with music from Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy, and Javed Akhtar’s lyrics.
8. Hey Ganaraya
Divya Kumar’s classical beats will make you fall in love with this song from ABCD 2 as a bunch of nobodies dance their hearts out on stage in the movie. The video stars Varun Dhawan along with other popular professional dancers. The song is composed by Sachin Jigar and written by Mayur Puri.
9. Ganpati Bappa Morya
The song from Kaal Chakra features Govinda and Shakti Kapoor as they dance energetically to the music of Ravindra Jain, and the voices of Suresh Wadkar, Mahendra Kapoor, Shabbir Kumar, and Hemlata. This is one of the best Ganpati songs in Bollywood.
10. Gann Deva
The song acts as motivation as the lead characters prepare for the dance competition that can change their lives. The music for this beautiful song is given by Sachin-Jigar, and it is sung by Divya Kumar along with Sachin-Jigar themselves. The song was written by Bhargav Purohit.
There are many more songs that have been made in praise of the Lord in Bollywood. Which one is your favorite? Tell us in the comments below.