Aaiye Meharbaan

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āiyē mēhrbām̐
Come, Kind One!
00 :44
āiyē mēhrbām̐,
baiṭhiyē jān-ē-jān
śauq  lījiē ,
iśq  imthān
[all stanza x2]
āiyē mēhrbām̐ 
Come, kind one!
Sit down, dearest!
Take, Sir, for pleasure,
the test of love
[all stanza x2]
Come, kind one …
01 :41
kaisē  tum naujvān,
itnē hasīn mahmān
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kaisē karūm̐ maiṁ bayān,
dil  nahīṁ hai zubān
[both lines x2]
What a youth you are,
such a handsome guest!
[both lines x2]
How shall I describe (this)?
(My) heart doesn't have a tongue!
[both lines x2]
02 :13
āiyē mēhrbām̐,
baiṭhiyē jān-ē-jān
śauq  lījiē ,
iśq  imthān
āiyē mēhrbām̐ 
Come, kind one!
Sit down, dearest!
Take, for pleasure,
the test of love
Come, kind one …
02 :52
dēkhā macal  jidhar,
bijlī girā  udhar
[both lines x2]
kis  jalā āśiyām̐,
bijlī  yah kyā xabar
[both lines x2]
In view that, after getting restive,
a lightining struck there
[both lines x2]
Whose nest it burnt
what does the lightining know?
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03 :23
āiyē mēhrbām̐,
baiṭhiyē jān-ē-jān
śauq  lījiē ,
iśq  imthān
[all stanza x2]
āiyē mēhrbām̐ 
Come, kind one!
Sit down, dearest!
Take, Sir, for pleasure,
the test of love
[all stanza x2]
Come, kind one …

Aaiye Meharbaan (Hindi: आइये मेहरबाँ, Urdu: آیئے مہربان) "Come, Dear One!", is a song played in the 1958 Bollywood film "Howrah Bridge".

The song is played while Prem (Ashok Kumar), the male protagonist, is entertained by Edna (Madhubala), the female protagonist, who tries to protect him from some criminals.

While she performs, both she and Prem are looked by her uncle Joe (the comedic actor Dhumal), and by Pyarelal (K.N.Singh), one of the film's villains.

The playback singer was Asha Bhosle, and this song is widely regarded as one of the best collaborations between her and Madhubala.

The song's music was composed by O.P. Nayyar and the lyrics were written by Qamar Jalalabadi.