From Aye Mere Watan Ke Logon to Maa Tujhe Salaam: Best patriotic songs to tune in to this Republic Day   

India will celebrate its 75th Republic Day on the 26th of January, tomorrow to honour the adoption of the constitution of India. The nation will witness the astonishing parade of three strong forces- Army, Navy and Air. It will also showcase the striking fusion of cultural diversities of the country.

On this auspicious day, let’s retrace some of the soothing patriotic songs and tune in to their rhythmic melody.


1. Aye Mere Watan Ke Logon

Aye Mere Watan Ke Logon by Lata Mangeshkar is a heart-wrenching song. It reminisces on the sacrifices done by our soldiers and remembers their glorious efforts of theirs to protect us from external forces. The song was written to honour the martyrs of the Sino-Indian War in 1962. The song is a timeless melody and can never get old.

2. Ye Desh Hai Veer Jawanon Ka

The song is an encouraging track, focusing on how the nation belongs to different people, who have different identities. It motivates the citizens of the state to come forward and do something for the betterment of the nation.

3. Teri Mitti

Yet another heart-touching touch that will surely make you cry. The song explores the thoughts and feelings of a martyr and the unbound love for his/her country. It makes you go through a rollercoaster ride of emotions and hit all the right spots.

4. Ae Watan

One of the beautiful patriotic songs that explains the nation’s well-being and welfare. The line, ‘Main jaha rahu, jaahan me yaad rahe tu,’ is a thoughtful emotion of how even if I as a citizen move to any other country, my identity as an Indian will forever live long.

5. Maa Tujhe Salaam

An iconic song by AR Rahman reflecting the country’s distinct features and ethnicities. It follows a slow rhythmic tune and a vigorous beat. The song aces with its beautiful lyrics and the soothing voice of the musical maestro.

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