Songs
Ram Chahe Leela

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رام چاہے لیلا
Ram Wants Leela
00 :35
رام چاہے لیلا چاہے
لیلا چاہے رام
اِن دونوں کے لّو میں،
دُنیا کا کیا کام؟
[all stanza x2]
Ram wants Leela,
Leela wants Ram.
In the love of these two,
what business does the world have?
[all stanza x2]
00 :52
اِن کا تو پھنڈا ہے [simple] سا یار:
گولی مارو تو پنگا،
آنکھ مارو تو پیار
They have just a simple-ish principle, friend:
shoot/ignore, then (there is) fight
wink, then (there is) love
00 :58
رام چاہے لیلا چاہے،
لیلا چاہے رام
اِن دونوں کے لّو میں،
دُنیا کا کیا کام
Ram wants Leela,
Leela wants Ram.
In the love of these two,
what business does the world have?
01 :08
رکھ [pocket] میں گھوڑا،
دے گھوڑے کے لگام
[both lines x2]
رام چاہے لیلا چاہے، لیلا چاہے رام
Keep the gun in your pocket,
rein in your horse
[both lines x2]
Ram wants Leela, Leela wants Ram
01 :22
رام چاہے لیلا چاہے،
لیلا چاہے رام
اِن دونوں کے لّو میں،
دُنیا کا کیا کام
Ram wants Leela,
Leela wants Ram.
In the love of these two,
what business does the world have?
01 :29
[in rapid beat]
[mixing Gujarati terms]
گھن گھن گھن گھن، ہو،
ميگهہ جو برسے
لیلا نہ شرِنگار نہ ترسے
[cuṛlōṁ nathunī patlē kaṁdōrō]
شوبھنے رانی رنگ چکورو
پریم پنکهيدا [chē ah] رام لیلا
[vāntōṛē caṛhyā  ā] رام لیلا رام لیلا
[in rapid beat]
[mixing Gujarati terms]
Dhan, dhan, dhan, dhan, ho!
the raincloud/megh that showers,
craves Leela's adornments/passion, does it not?
Bracelet, nose-ring, a fine belly chain,
Beautiful woman, with the color of the chukar!
Ram and Leela are like lovebirds
Ram and Leela are in full fervor
01 :43
لگیں سارے دُشمن،
دکھے سب میں چور  چور
[both verses x2]
تیری [balcony] میں بیٹھا ایک مور
موروں کِہ ہے [mistake]،
رام لیلا بدنام
اے مهارا رام!
اے لیلا رام!
All seem enemies
I see a thief inside everyone
[both verses x2]
In your balcony there is a peacock sitting
It is the peacock's fault
(that) Ram and Leela (are) infamous
Oh, my Ram!
Oh, Leela-Ram!
02 :10
رام چاہے لیلا چاہے،
لیلا چاہے رام
اِن دونوں کے لّو میں،
دُنیا کا کیا کام؟
Ram wants Leela,
Leela wants Ram.
In the love of these two,
what business does the world have?
02 :31
بُلِٹ بھی ایک
اَور ایک ہی ہے جان  جان
[both lines x2]
ہر بُلِٹ پہ لکھا مرنے والے کا نام
گولی کو گولی دے دیں، یہ تو کرے اَیسا کام
رام لیلا، رام لیلا [x8]
There is one bullet,
and there is only one life
[both lines x2]
On each bullet, the name of the person it kills is written
Bullets make bullets run, they have such an effect
Ram-Leela, Ram-leela [x8]
02 :55
رام چاہے لیلا چاہے،
لیلا چاہے رام
اِن دونوں کے لّو میں،
دُنیا کا کیا کام؟
Ram wants Leela,
Leela wants Ram.
In the love of these two,
what business does the world have?
03 :08
[in Gujarati]
[ jōgī jōg mukī magan māyā ]
[ghēlō thaī gayō ā śvēt kāy ]
[manan karē līlā ēkj nām]
رگھوپتی راگھو راجا رام
رام لیلا رام لیلا رام لیلا رام
راملیلا راملیلا
رام لیلا، رام لیلا [x12]
[in Gujarati]
[Aye, letting down my guard, I concentrate on you]
[I got lost in your beautiful appearance]
[Leela is just chanting one name, which is:]
[Oh, Lord Ram, King the House of Raghu!]
Ram-Leela, Ram-Leela, Ram-Leela, Ram
Ram-Leela, Ram-Leela,
Ram Leela, Ram Leela [x12]

Ram Chahe Leela (Hindi:राम चाहे लीला, Urdu: رام چاہے لیلا) "Ram Wants Leela" is a song from the 2013 Hindi-language Bollywood tragic romance film "Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela".

The song was written by the lyricist duo Siddharth-Garima, and the music was composed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali.

The background singer is Bhoomi Trivedi

The movie is essentially a replay of the Shakespearean drama "Romeo And Juliet", with a modern Gujarati flavor.

The video clip shows scenes of the movie where the main male character, Ram (played by Ranveer Singh) drunkenly cheers the performance of a Mujra dancer.
The dancer is the actress Priyanka Chopra doing an "item number" in the movie.

The song contains many words and whole verses in Gujarati language. Also a voice-off announcer makes comments in Gujarati after and before the dance.

The lyrics constantly make puns with "Ram", the name of the male protagonist, and also the name of the epic Hindu deity Ram or Rama.
Even the names of Ram and Leela are joined together the same way the names of Ram and Sita (Rama's wife and central female character in the Ramayana epic) are combined in Hinduism.

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