Ishq Bina

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iśq binā
Without Love
00 :11
iśq binā kyā marnā yārā
iśq binā kyā jīnā
[both lines x2]
What is dying, friend, without love?
What is living, without love?
[both lines x2]
00 :41
guṛ  mīṭhā / iśq iśq
imlī  khaṭṭā  / iśq
vādā yah pakkā  / iśq iśq
dhāgā yah kaccā / iśq
Sweeter than gur / love, love
More sour than tamarind / love, love
It is a permanent (ripe) promise / love, love
It is a weak (unripe) string / love, love
01 :03
iśq binā kyā marnā yārā
iśq binā kyā jīnā
What is dying, friend, without love?
What is living, without love?
01 :19
guṛ  mīṭhā / iśq iśq
imlī  khaṭṭā  / iśq iśq
[both lines x2]
vādā yah pakkā  / iśq iśq
dhāgā yah kaccā / iśq iśq
Sweeter than gur / love, love
More sour than tamarind / love, love
[both lines x2]
It is a permanent (ripe) promise / love, love
It is a weak (unripe) string / love, love
01 :38
iśq binā kyā jīnā yārō
iśq binā kyā marnā yārō
[both lines x2]
guṛ  mīṭhā / iśq iśq
imlī  khaṭṭā  / iśq iśq
[both lines x2]
What is dying, friends, without love?
What is living, friends, without love?
[both lines x2]
It is a permanent (ripe) promise / love, love
It is a weak (unripe) string / love, love
[both lines x2]
02 :06
iśq binā kyā marnā yārā
iśq binā kyā jīnā
What is dying, friend, without love?
What is living, without love?
02 :52
nīcē iśq hai, ūpar rab hai
in dōnōṁ  bīc mēṁ sab hai
[both lines x2]
ēk nahīṁ sau bātēṁ kar 
sau bātōṁ  ēk matlab hai
Love is below and God is above
everything else is in between them
[both lines x2]
Not one, say a hundred things
all hundred things have one meaning
03 :27
rab sab  sōnā / iśq iśq
rab  bhī sōnā / iśq
[both lines x2]
God is the most important / love, love
even more precious than God / love
[both lines x2]
03 :49
iśq binā kyā jīnā yārō
iśq binā kyā marnā yārō
[both lines x2]
guṛ  mīṭhā / iśq iśq
imlī  khaṭṭā  / iśq iśq
[both lines x2]
What is dying, friends, without love?
What is living, friends, without love?
[both lines x2]
Sweeter than gur / love, love
More sour than tamarinf / love, love
[both lines x2]
04 :21
hīrā na pannā / iśq iśq
bas ēk tamnnā / iśq iśq
[repeated several times fading]
iśq binā kyā marnā yārā
iśq binā kyā jīnā
[in unison with the previous stanza]
Neither diamond nor emerald / love, love
Just a desire / love, love
[repeated several times fading]
What is dying, friend, without love?
What is living, without love?
[in unison with the previous stanza]
05 :05
iśq hai kyā, yah kis  patā
yah iśq hai kyā, sab  patā
yah prēm nagar, anjān ḍagar
sājan  ghar  kis  xabar
chōṭī  umar, yah laṁbā safar
yah iśq hai kyā, yah kis  patā
yah dard hai  dardōṁ  davā
yah kōī sanam  āp xudā [x2]
āp xudā 
What is love? Who knows this?
What this love is, everyone knows
This city of love (has) unknown paths
(My) lover's house, who knows where it is
Life is kind of short and the journey is long
What is love? Who knows this?
Is it the pain itself or the pains' cure?
Is this some lover or God himself?
God himself …
05 :41
iśq binā kyā marnā yārā
iśq binā kyā jīnā
tum  iśq  nām sunā hai
ham  iśq kiyā hai
What is dying, friend, without love?
What is living, without love?
You've heard the name of love
I've fallen in love
06 :10
phūlōṁ  gulśan / iśq iśq
kām̐ṭōṁ  dāman  / iśq
[both lines x2]
A flower garden / love, love
A skirt of thorns / love
[both lines x2]
06 :32
iśq binā kyā jīnā yārō
iśq binā kyā marnā yārō
[both lines x2]
guṛ  mīṭhā / iśq iśq
imlī  khaṭṭā  / iśq iśq
[both lines x2]
What is dying, friends, without love?
What is living, friends, without love?
[both lines x2]
Sweeter than gur / love, love
More sour than tamarinf / love, love
[both lines x2]
07 :00
ō ō ō  ō ō  ō ō 
iśq iśq
[repeated in fading unison several times]
Oh oh oh … oh oh … oh oh …
love, love
[repeated in fading unison several times]

Ishq Bina (Hindi: इश्क़ बिना, Urdu: عِشْق بِنا) "Without Love", is a song from the 1999 Bollywood romantic film "Taal".

The video clip shows scenes of the movie where the main male protagonist, Manav, a rich heir (played by Akshaye Khanna) approaches Mansi, the humbler woman he fell in love with (played by Aishwarya Rai).

The song's music was composed by A.R. Rahman and the lyrics were written by Anand Bakshi.

The playback singers are Anuradha Sriram and Sujatha for the female voices, and A.R. Rahman himself and Sonu Nigam for the male voices.