HIP Picks 5 Songs to Reignite The Patriot In You This Defence Day

Even today we would listen to these tracks in remembrance of those who protected us during the hard times
Published 06 Sep, 2018 11:26am

Today is very special as it marks Pakistan's Defence Day and on such an occassion, it is impossible to forget our armed forces who sacrificed so much for this nation. In this day and age, where every thing seems to be moving at a fast pace, lets take out some time and remember all those who did so much for Pakistan. And what better way to do that then by listening to few patriotic songs that will rekindle the spirit of a Pakistani in you.

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So first lets begin with,

Aye Watan Pyare Watan

Sung by Ustaad Amanat Ali Khan this song reminds us about how important it is to love your own country because at the end of the day no matter where you reside, there is no place like home and home for us is definitely Pakistan.

Dil Dil Pakistan

Dil Dil Pakistan resonates in the heart of every Pakistani even today. One can never really forget the magic which Vital Signs created with this song as this one's a true favorite and will always remain one of Junaid Jamsheds most memorable track in our eyes.

Aye Watan Ke Sajeelay Jawanon

Sung by the legendary Madam Noor Jehan this song truly awakens the patriot in everyone with heart felt lyrics and Madam's golden voice. Relive the memories of what our armed forces sacrificed for us in the hard times with this beautiful song.

Wattan Ki Mitti

A strong reminder of the fertile land we all call home, this song is still loved by us. Nayyara Noor created magic with her voice and listening to it even today, gives us goosebumps.

Ae Rah-e-Haq Ke Shaheedo

Sung by Madame Noor Jehan again, this one is not only a melodious track but one to give you goosebumps. Madam was a very active singer during the time of conflict and would boost the morale's of the young men fighting to protect the country. Originally written as a tribute to the armed forces of Pakistan decades ago, the song's narration is about the conflict of war as well as about those who lost their lives in the name of Pakistan. Besides being melodious, Ae Rah-e-Haq Ke Shaheedo is a remembrance of why we'd give our lives even today for the sake of this homeland.

So which are your favourite patriotic songs? Do share with us in the comment box below as 6th September is a reminder of the struggles of this nation and how Pakistan stood proud with resilience, strength and bravery of it's armed forces against the enemy.