Jo hain deewane pyar ke – Asha/Mohd. Rafi – S D Burman | Baat Ek Raat Ki (1962)


Movie – Baat Ek Raat Ki (1962)

Jo hain deewane pyar ke appeared in Alankar Chitra’s Baat Ek Raat Ki (A Tale of One Night), a 1962 thriller directed by Shankar Mukherjee. The movie starred Dev Anand, Waheeda Rehman, Johnny Walker, Chandrashekhar, Asit Sen, etc.

Lawyer Rajeshwar (Dev Anand) is selective about the cases he takes up. He sings this song about his loneliness, at this time. He saves Murder-Accused Stage Actor Neela from a suicide attempt. On the insistence of her long-lost mother, he takes up the case. Neela’s mother tells him how her daughter came to be a stage performer. They belong to a community of street performers. Going on a flashback journey, Neela sings this song while performing some acrobatic tricks.

Song – Jo hain deewane pyar ke

The music of Jo hain deewane pyar ke was composed by Sachin Dev Burman and the lyrics were penned by Majrooh Sultanpuri.

This song is about the journey of love over dangerous terrain.

Video – Jo hain deewane pyar ke

Cinematographer is K H Kapadia.

The video opens with a group of street performers displaying several acrobatics and beginning to sing this song. Waheeda Rahman appears to be walking a tight rope. Soon, she is seen dancing to the tune of the song. Her performance is very graceful. Soon, the song and the video end abruptly as Waheeda Rahman moves toward the camera and makes some graceful gestures in close proximity.


Asha Bhonsle and Mohammad Rafi Sahab have sung for Waheeda Rahman and some other male actors. Several other actors look on.

Cultural Influence

Jo hain deewane pyar ke has some influence of Maharashtrian folk and street music. The song and the artists are good. The video is watchable for the same.


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