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Bollywood’s evergreen and ageless Mehndi songs from Bollywood movies that have inspired Mehndi celebrations at Indian Weddings
The word Mehndi ceremony brings to mind euphoric images of singing, dancing and merry-making. Mehndi is the most chilled out of all wedding events. An event where the bride, the groom and their families get a chance to relax, and dance till they drop.
When it comes to the actual Mehndi ceremony, the right music makes the event more engaging and joyous for the guest. If you have the right playlist, you can supercharge the whole party and get everyone grooving.
Most of us have grown up listening to ‘Mehendi Laga ke rakhna, doli saja ke rakhna’ to ‘Sasural gainda phool’. More recently punjabi classics like ‘Latthe di chadar’ in movies and at Mehndi ceremonies that we attend.
We have convincing reasons to stand by these Hit Bollywood songs right from the 90s to 2019s because these songs make people of all ages groove.
So what are you waiting for, dive into our playlist of 63 evergreen Mehndi songs that will make your Mehndi ceremony more exciting?
We also have a youtube playlist of these songs that you can use at your event. The link to the youtube playlist is at the bottom of this page.
The best of evergreen Bollywood Mehndi songs
Let us check out the best of Mehndi songs that are evergreen and can be played at all Indian Mehndi ceremonies
1. Mehndi Laga Ke Rakhna – Full Song | Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge
Our favourite Mehndi song afterall it has been a song generations have danced to. Not only ‘Mehndi laga ke rakhna‘, but other songs like ‘Tujhe dekha to yeh Jana Sanam‘ are iconic bollywood songs from DDLJ.
2. Maine Payal Hai Chhankai – Falguni Pathak
The bride has coyly moved jiggled her anklet and is waiting for her groom to come for her. This ageless classic from Falguni Pathak is so adorable. One of the favourites of our brides for Mehndi events. Oh, how many girls have danced solo to this number at their family mehndi.
3. Mehendi Hai Rachnewali – Zubeidaa
Mehndi hain rachne wali! The dark mehndi (rachi hui) is attributed to the love the groom has for the bride. We wish all your brides get an excellent dark coloured, well-rachi Mehndi
4. Mehndi rang layi
Mehndi rang layi is a song sung by some talented singers namely, Udit Narayan, Sonu Nigam and Alka Yagnik. However, the title of the song means that the bride’s henna is rich on her engagement day, which is a good sign.
5. Mehendi vehendi na mujhko Lagana
A beautiful movie starring Rani Mukherji and Ajay Devgn features this song. In the song, the bride says that she doesn’t want to get henna on her hand and doesn’t want to go to her lover’s place. I’m sure this track had to be one of the evergreen mehndi songs.
Saajan ke ghar jaana hai from the movie Lajja is a 90s song that has made to our list of evergreen mehndi songs. The bride is preparing her for life with her future husband, and she is recounting her journey in life so far.
Kavita Krishnamurthy has added life to this beautiful song with her soulful voice. This song is one of our favourites from the 90s era. One of the best A R Rahman movies after Dil Se and Taal. Zubeidaa is one of our favourite love stories of the 90s, a representation of eternal love.
Maahi ve from Kal Ho Naa Ho has rocked the dance floors at bollywood clubs and parties for years now. No wonder this is among the most played songs at Indian weddings till date. Do pick this one for your Mehndi songs playlist and make it a point to play it a couple of times.
9. Radha – SOTY
This new-age Radha is on the dance floor, and she likes to party. We have all danced with this Radha so much, haven’t we? Have Radha over at your wedding and set the dance floor on fire. A no brainer for your Mehndi songs playlist.
10. Desi Girl – Dostana
I don’t know what to say about this Desi girl except for Dostana! Oh yes, who is the hottest girl in the world? Desi girl! Well, the hottest girl is your girl and don’t let anyone tell you otherwise. Again a no brainer for your Mehndi songs playlist.
11. Sasural Genda Phool – Delhi 6
Sasural Genda phool, well this song became an overnight sensation when it came out. Play this song and tease your groom with it. Make sure you have a lot of fun dancing to this at your Mehndi or Sangeet. Don’t forget to add this to your playlist, ‘Mehendi songs at the wedding’
12. Baari Barsi | Band Baaja Baaraat
Baari barsi a Punjabi classic appeared in an all-new avatar in the movie Band Baaja Baaraat. We like this version of the song as well. I am sure you will enjoy this song at your Mehndi.
13. Banno | Tanu Weds Manu Returns
Oh, this Banno and her swagger! We don’t seem to get over her swagger. What about your swagger, girl? I am sure your groom would love to dance to this number at your Mehndi. Again a no brainer must have Mehendi playlist song.
This song has thumkaya a generation of Indian from London to Mumbai to Newyork! Indians have thumko to this song across the world. Why wouldn’t they thumko to this at your Mehndi? So, loudspeaker pe Maddona vajdi… Must have in your Mehndi songs playlist.
A beautiful Bollywood Punjabi song. An out and out dance number. How can you not have this on the list of best Mehndi songs? On a side note, Tanu weds Manu was the movie that established Kangna Ranaut. This movie made her the actor a movie like Queen was made around.
16. Ghani Bawri | Tanu Weds Manu Returns
This song from Tanu weds Manu is clearly a party song but also depicts the pain Kangana Ranaut expressed while singing this for her Manu. Oh yes, you can surely pick some steps from this song for preparing a mehndi dance.
17. Man Mera Chahe – Manzil
Asha Bhosle is one talented singer, and this song sung by her is very mesmerising. In the song, the girl says that she wants her lover to come to her and she is awaiting him — classic old-school song for your mehndi function.
18. Navrai Majhi | English Vinglish
Navrai Majhi, Navrai Majhi… I don’t understand the Marathi words in the song. That doesn’t make the song any less fun. This is a must-have a song for your Mehndi. I am sure it will get played over and over again.
Gal mitthi mitthi bol… Haan soni tainu chand ki, main churi pehnawa… Mainu kar de ishara main, doli le awaan! I love the lyrics! How can you not have this cute song on your playlist? This is mehndi song that will get played over and over again at your Sangeet as well.
Gud naal is a playful and fun Punjabi song from the movie Ek ladki ko dekha toh aisa laga. This song is yet another remake of the classic punjabi song from Malkit Singh. Never the less a great song I would recommend you for list of Mehndi songs for your wedding.
Shubharambh! is such a beautiful song from the movie Kai Po Che.
22. Laung Da Lashkara – Patiala House
This punjabi romantic song needs to be on your mehndi list. Laung means nose pin, and the hero romantically says that he loves the twinkle of her nose pin.
23. Ambarsariya | Fukrey
‘Fukrey’ is one comedy movie with a touch of a little romance in it. This song depicts that romance where the girl says her lover not to roam around as she is upset because his mother talked harshly with her.
24. Jhalla Wallah | Ishaqzaade
The movie starring our very own Arjun Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra, ‘Ishaqzaade’ depicts the struggles of two lovers and how they fight to be with each other. ‘Jhallah Wallah’ is a fun dance song and perfect mehndi song for you.
25. Bole Chudiyan | Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham
A classic song famous amongst the millenials as well, Bole Chudiyan can make you groove all through the song. Perfect song for creating the jolly environment needed in your mehndi function.
26. Ainvayi Ainvayi | Band Baaja Baaraat
This is one apt song in your mehndi songs playlist for creating a bubbly environment. However, the song depicts the argument between the guy and the girl, with the guy saying that the girl has robbed him without reason with her tricks.
A punjabi party song from the movie ‘Patiala House’ starring the very talented Akshay Kumar. The song says that there is a commotion in the city.
28. Choorhey Wali Bahh | Mankirt Aulakh
A classical punjabi song where the lover expresses his love saying that ‘Keep your wrist on my shoulder with the bangles and I want to click many photos with you’. Famous amongst the millenials, this song has to be your mehndi songs playlist.
29. Maye Ni Maye – Hum Aapke Hain Koun
How can this song not be counted as one of the evergreen mehndi songs? With perfect dhol beats, this song presents and conveys the love between two lovers — moreover, the movie starring our favourite and young Madhuri Dixit and Salman Khan.
30. Sapne Mein Milti Hai | Satya
Another song by Mrs Asha Bhosle, this song perfectly expresses the phrase ‘girl of my dreams’. The very gala song should be one of your mehndi songs.
A song from the rom-com movie ‘Namastey London’, this song stands to be a fun Shaadi song and has to make to your mehndi songs playlist. The hero expresses his love for the girl and says that he’ll surely take her with him.
32. Lakk Mera Hit | Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety
From the movie which is famous amongst the young generation as it completes depicts the brotherhood, this song has to be in the playlist.
This song will bring all your dance moves and make you groove. I think this song has the potential to be on the evergreen mehndi songs playlist.
34. Nachde Ne Saare | Baar Baar Dekho
The song celebrates the bonding and dancing of all the family members. Play this song at your mehndi function to bring together all your guests too.
35. Laung Gawacha by Neha Bhasin
One of the famous punjabi folk songs, Laung Gawacha, the woman expresses how she’s lost her laung gawacha. The lyrics are from a farmer’s wife who had visited him in the fields to bring him lunch but lost her ornament on her way.
36. Morni Banke | Badhaai Ho
I love this party song, and it should be one of your mehndi songs as it will make your twirl like crazy. In the song, the guy says to the girl where she is heading too dressed like a peacock.
37. Gudiya Re gudiya – Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani
An emotional song from the movie ‘Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani’, often played at the weddings making the family members cry. The song says that my daughter is going away from me to her in-laws house, getting tears in my eyes.
38. Kamariya | Stree
One of the number one items songs, Noor Fatehi belly dances in the song very beautifully. This song has to be in your mehndi songs playlist.
39. Swag Saha Nahi Jaye | Happy Phirr Bhag Jayegi
A fun punjabi song from the comedy movie happy phir bhaag jayegi, the songs expresses the swag of Amritsar girl. Making you groove, the song has to make it to your list of evergreen mehndi songs.
40. Zingaat Hindi | Dhadak
‘Dhadak’ was one romantic movie famous among the young people around. This track from the movie is one happy song, which should be played at your mehndi function.
41. The Medley Song | Antakshari | Mujhse Dosti Karoge
A full antakshari track with all the songs sung in the movie scene. The romantic movie by Hritik Roshan, Rani Mukherji and Kareena Kapoor, the whole medley will make it to your playlist of mehndi songs.
42. Girls Like To Swing | Dil Dhadakne Do
‘Dil dhadakne do’ is one favourite movie that shows all the chaos that takes place at a family get-together on a cruise. This song solely will get you on your feet and make you dance like crazy.
43. Bom Diggy Diggy | Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety
A sexy song that will make all your guests shake their waists a bit to the beats. Another favourite track from the movie ‘Sonu Ke Titu ki Sweety’, this song has to make it to the evergreen mehndi songs playlist.
44. Coca Cola | Luka Chuppi
This song has to be counted as one of the party songs because of its perfect timing of beats. Also, the movie which features this song is a comic one. Play this at your mehndi function to make everybody jump on their toes.
45. Gulaabo | Shaandaar
Another song making to your evergreen mehndi songs playlist is this one. Starring, the cutest Alia Bhatt, the song talks about her beauty and the mesmerising scent that she carries.
46. Gallan Goodiyaan | Dil Dhadakne Do
I would surely recommend this song to be on your evergreen mehndi songs playlist because of its ability to make all your family members jump on the beats.
47. Lathe Di Chadar | Neha Bhasin
Neha Bhasin is well known for recreating traditional folk songs, and yet again she’s taken the famous Punjabi favourite song Lathe di Chaadar and given it a modern rendition. In the song, she talks about a man, pointing out, the grey cotton clothes that he’s wearing, really suits him.
48. Dil Chori | Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety
In the song, the guy is singing a song for the girl saying that she has stolen his heart, what should he do now. The song from the famous movie ‘Sonu ke Titu ki Sweety’, it has to be on your playlist.
49. Sweety Tera Drama | Bareilly Ki Barfi
For all the lovely young girls out there, the song focuses on the drama done by them making all the guys falling in love with it. This song has to be on your evergreen mehndi songs playlist.
50. Simran: Lagdi Hai Thaai
One of the famous shaadi songs, this one should be played at your mehndi function. ‘Simran’ was a great movie starring Kangana Ranaut with a positive message.
51. Ghagra | Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani
A beautiful item song with the gorgeous Madhuri Dixit showing her die-hard dancing moves, this one has to be on your playlist without a doubt.
52. Chittiyaan Kalaiyaan | Roy
Kanika Kapoor has a phenomenal voice, which can be witnessed in this song as well. ‘Chittiyaan Kalaiyaan’ is a song famous amongst the youngsters, which should be a part of your list of mehndi songs.
53. Nagada Sang Dhol | Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ram Leela
If you’re the one with a gujarati family, then this track is perfect for the Garba mood at your mehndi function. I love it how passionately, the gujaratis do their folk dance and shockingly never get tired of it.
54. Chaudhary – Amit Trivedi feat Mame Khan, Coke Studio
Accompanied by the traditional khartal and sarangi, fused with drums and guitars, this is an entirely new take on the Rajasthani folk music. In a world where most love stories are about kids in love, this song is different. It’s about a man’s undying love towards a young girl.
55. The Soul Shaadi Mix 2018 by Jankee feat. Farah
This is a perfect mix of shaadi songs for you and will serve the purpose of being played at the mehndi function, making everyone swirl on the beats.
56. Mehndi ki raat
This mehndi song expresses the night of the bride’s mehndi and expresses her emotions. Set in the 90s, the song is a typical one and perfect for the mehndi function.
57. Mehndi Mehndi
For all the excited brides, this mehndi song should be in your playlist. Besides, the song expresses about how the mehndi got on her hands after falling from the branches.
An emotional song is expressing the emotions of the mother who parts from her daughter after her marriage. Also, she wishes her all the good luck and love. Along with all the party songs, this emotional song has to be on your evergreen mehndi songs playlist.
This Punjabi folk song is very popular at vidai ceremonies also. The bride is telling her father that her flock of sparrows, will fly away. On a long, long flight, and she knows not to which land she shall go.
The gorgeous Urvashi Rautela paired with Sunny Deol. The song expresses the excitement of the bride on her mehndi night. As the name suggests, this song has to be on your evergreen mehndi songs playlist.
61. Likh k mehendi se sajan ka naam
Indian has this ritual of writing the groom’s name on the hand of the bride with a mehndi. Also, the name of the groom hidden inside the mehndi so that the groom has to search for it. I’m sure your mehndi songs playlist includes this track.
Another emotional song is expressing the feelings of a mother who lets her daughter go after her marriage. This track will create an environment floating with emotions.
63. Kala Sha Kala – Annamika
A punjabi super hit song that should be on your evergreen mehndi songs playlist because of its fun beats. The song is a perfect anti-racism song, where the brides say that all the black ones are better than the whites as they are more loyal.
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