Maar Dala

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mār ḍālā
It Has Killed Me
00 :06
yah kiskī hai āhaṭ, yah kis  hai sāyā
huī dil mēṁ dastak, yahām̐ kaun āyā
Whose sound/footsteps are those, whose shadow is this
There was a knock on (my) heart's door, who came here?
00 :23
ham  yah kis  harā raṁg ḍālā? [x2]
xuśī  hamārī hamēṁ
mār ḍālā  [x4]
ham   kis  harā raṁg ḍālā?
hamēṁ mār ḍālā, hamēṁ mār ḍālā, hamēṁ 
mār ḍālā  allāh [x3]
mār ḍālā 
Who is he who cast verdant color over me? [x2]
My delight
killed me … [x4]
Who is he who cast verdant color over me?
He killed me, killed me …
He killed me … God! [x3
He killed me
01 :44
na cām̐d hathēlī par sajāyā
na tārōṁ  kōī bhī riśtā banāyā
na rab  bhī kōī śikāyat  [x2]
har ġam  ham  chupāyā
har sitam  ham̐s  uṭhāyā
I neither decorate the palm of my hand with the moon
Nor did I create any relation with the stars
I not even complained to God about anything
I concealed every sadness
I smiled and bore every outrage
02 :15
kām̐ṭōṁ  bhī galē  lagāyā
aur phūlōṁ  zaxm khāyā
hāṁ magar duā mēṁ jab  hāth uṭhāyā
 hāṁ magar duā mēṁ jab  hāth uṭhāyā
xudā  duā mēṁ tumhēṁ 
mām̐g ḍālā 
mām̐g ḍālā  allāh [x2]
mām̐g ḍālā 
I even embraced the thorns
and sustained injury by the flowers,
yes, but when I raised these hands in prayer,
oh, yes, but when I raised these hands in prayer
from God,
I besought for you …
I besought for you … God [x2]
I besought for you …
03 :00
xuśī  hamārī hamēṁ mār ḍālā [x2]
hamēṁ mār ḍālā [x2]
mār ḍālā  allāh [x3]
mār ḍālā [x5]
My happiness killed me [x2]
It killed me
me …
Killed me … God [x3]
killed me [x3]
03 :38
mār ḍālā / yah kaisī hai āhaṭ
mār ḍālā / yah kis  hai sāyā
mār ḍālā / huī dil mēṁ dastak
mār ḍālā / yahām̐ kaun āyā
Killed me / whose sound/footsteps are those?
Killed me / whose shadow is this?
Killed me / there was a knock on (my) heart's door
Killed me / who came here?

Maar Dala (Hindi: मार डाला, Urdu: مار ڈالا) "(He/It) Killed (Me)" is a song from the 2002 Indian period drama film "Devdas".

The movie is based on the novel of the namesake novel by the Bengali writer Sharat Chandra Chattopadhyay.
It tells the story of a star-crossed couple formed by Devdas (in the movie, played by the Indian actor Shah Rukh Khan) and Parvati or "Paro" (played by the Indian actress Aishwarya Rai).

In both the movie and the novel, Devdas, unable to make good his love for Paro, moves into a brothel and becomes an alcoholic, where a courtesan called Chandramukhi (played by the Indian dancer and actress Madhuri Dixit) falls in love with him.

In the video clip, Chandramukhi is shown dancing and singing in for Devdas and Kalibabu (an evil character played by the Indian actor Milind Gunaji) who is also a brothel customer.
While Chandramukhi tries to continue with her dancing she shows increasing concern for Devdas, who is heartbroken and in the process of drinking himself to death. In the end, Devdas passes out and Chandramukhi stops dancing.

The actual singer is the Indian playback singer Kavita Krishnamurti. Remarkably, Madhuri Dixit was pregnant while performing the dance scene.
The lyrics were written by the prolific Bollywood writer Nusrat Badr, and the music was composed by the Indian musician and composer Ismail Darbar.

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