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Babuji Dheere Chalna

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bābūjī dhīrē calnā
Sir, You Must Tread Carefully
00 :29
bābūjī dhīrē calnā
pyār mēṁ zarā saṁbhlnā
hāṁ baṛē dhōkhē haiṁ
baṛē dhōkhē haiṁ is rāh mēṁ
[all stanza x2]
bābūjī dhīrē calnā 
Sir, you must tread carefully
in love, you must be a little cautious
Yes, there are big cheaters,
there are big cheaters in this path.
[all stanza x2]
Sir, you must tread carefully …
01 :05
kyūm̐  khōē huē sar jhukāē
jaisē jātē  sab kuch luṭāē
yah  bābūjī pahlā qadam hai
nazar ātē haiṁ apnē parāyē
Why are you crestfallen, lost (in thoughts)
as if you were leaving after losing everything?
Sir, this is the first step
(where) your own people look stranger
01 :21
hāṁ baṛē dhōkhē haiṁ
baṛē dhōkhē haiṁ is rāh mēṁ
Yes, there are big cheaters,
there are big cheaters in this path.
01 :27
bābūjī dhīrē calnā
pyār mēṁ zarā saṁbhlnā
hāṁ baṛē dhōkhē haiṁ
baṛē dhōkhē haiṁ is rāh mēṁ
bābūjī dhīrē calnā 
Sir, you must tread carefully
in love, you must be a little cautious
Yes, there are big cheaters,
there are big cheaters in this path.
Sir, you must tread carefully …
01 :51
yah mōhabbat hai ō bhōlē-bhālē
kar na dil  ġamōṁ  havālē
kām ulfat  nāzuk bahut hai
ā  hōṁṭhōṁ  ṭūṭēṁgē pyālē
This is love, oh, innocent one!
Don’t entrust your heart out of sorrows!
Affection is a very delicate work
the cups will break upon touching the lips
02 :06
hāṁ baṛē dhōkhē haiṁ
baṛē dhōkhē haiṁ is rāh mēṁ
Yes, there are big cheaters,
there are big cheaters in this path.
02 :12
bābūjī dhīrē calnā
pyār mēṁ zarā saṁbhlnā
hāṁ baṛē dhōkhē haiṁ
baṛē dhōkhē haiṁ is rāh mēṁ
bābūjī dhīrē calnā 
Sir, you must tread carefully
in love, you must be a little cautious
Yes, there are big cheaters,
there are big cheaters in this path.
Sir, you must tread carefully …
02 :36
 gaī hai kisī   anban
thām  dūsrā kōī dāman
ziṁdgānī ki rāhēṁ ajab haiṁ
 akēlā hai  lākhōṁ haiṁ duśman
If you have gotten estranged with someone
grab someone else's skirt (resort to someone else)
There is wonder in the paths of life,
oh, there is a person alone, enemies in the hundreds of thousands
02 :52
hāṁ baṛē dhōkhē haiṁ
baṛē dhōkhē haiṁ is rāh mēṁ
Yes, there are big cheaters,
there are big cheaters in this path.
02 :58
bābūjī dhīrē calnā
pyār mēṁ zarā saṁbhlnā
hāṁ baṛē dhōkhē haiṁ
baṛē dhōkhē haiṁ is rāh mēṁ
bābūjī dhīrē calnā 
Sir, you must tread carefully
in love, you must be a little cautious
Yes, there are big cheaters,
there are big cheaters in this path.
Sir, you must tread carefully …

Babuji Dheere Chalna (Hindi: बाबूजी धीरे चलना, Urdu: بابو~جی دِھیرے چلنا) "Sir, You Must Tread Carefully" is a song from the 1954 Bollywood comedy noir film "Aar Paar".

The video clip shows the male protagonist, Kalu, a poor taxi driver (Guru Dutt) , while he is visiting some night club or establishment were a dancer (the actress Shakila) is performing and singing this song, which gives advice on love.

The song's lyrics were written by Majrooh Sultanpuri, and the music was composed by O.P. Nayyar .
However, the first measures of the song were copied from the famous song "Quizás, Quizás, Quizás", by the Cuban songwriter Osvaldo Farrés.

The playback singer was Geeta Dutt.

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