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Mar 27, 2013 at 10:51am IST

Holi Playlist: Songs that celebrate the true spirit of the festival

New Delhi: The festival of Holi has always been an integral part of Bollywood films as the filmmakers find it a perfect fit in the traditional style of storytelling.

Sometimes, the writers have used Holi as a budding ground of romance and sometimes it is used as a battleground.

In 'Sholay', the group of goons led by Gabbar Singh attacks Thakur's village right after the Holi song while in 'Jai Jai Shiv Shankar' (Aap Ki Kasam), Rajesh Khanna uses the situation to display his fun side.

Holi Playlist: Songs that cherished the festival

The Holi situation has always been exploited to the fullet by the writers in Bollywood.

Who can forget 'Rang barse' or 'Aaj na chodenge bas humjoli' as these are the songs which have made this festival memorable in the minds of the common people.

Here is a playlist to remind you about the tradition of Holi songs in Bollywood films.