Do you get the patriotic chill when you listen to the National Anthem of India? It seems the Bengali nobel laureate, Rabindranath Tagore‘s composition which we proudly sing as our national anthem has been given a new feel by Kabir Suman, Kaushiki Chakraborty, Rupankar Bagchi,
Lopamudra Mitra, Rupam Islam, Babul Supriyo, Sraboni Sen, Siddharta Sankar Roy, Srikanto Acharya, Anupam Roy Annwesha and Indraadip Das Gupta who lent their voice to the original composition.
The song has been remastered for Bengali film Rajkahini which is slated for a release on October 16th, 2015. The film stars a host of actors like Rituparna Sengupta, Lily Chakraborty, Parno Mittra, Jaya Ahsan,Sudiptaa Chakraborty, Priyanka Sarkar among many others. The video has raked in nearly 200,000 views in under a week and continues to be shared on various social media platforms. Several popular listicle and news websites are also giving the video limelight because of the powerful video and the rendition that it presents of our nation’s anthem.
Rajkahini is directed by Srijit Mukherji and the video uploaded as a promotional post for their film is working better than what they expected. With this version of the song carefully crafted by over 10 celebrated singers, YouTube has been taken by storm as the views keep the counter ticking. View the video below and tell us if you think you would want to watch the film because of this video?