A renowned poet, a National Film Award winner, and an exemplary writer and lyricist, Kaifi Azmi--the father of actor Shabana Azmi--gifted multiple lyrical gems to Bollywood that have managed to stand the test of time.

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Here are some of his finest songs, which despite being written decades ago, still touch a chord with the millennial heart:

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These songs provide just a glimpse of Kaifi Azmi's genius, and we are indeed fortunate to still be able to truly enjoy his work in its entirety.

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