Welcome to Neelesh Misra’s Page

Welcome to Neelesh Misra’s Page

This is the official website of Neelesh Misra, India’s most famous oral storyteller, who is also an author of five books, a Bollywood lyricist, scriptwriter, journalist and publisher of a rural newspaper, Gaon Connection This website contains latest posts, updates, tweets, and information on his current projects, live performances, public interactions and his travels. It(…)

We hit 100,000!

We woke up this morning in Barmer to find that our website has just crossed 100,000 visits mark. Thank you so much for your continued support and please be assured that we will keep bring your interesting and new things related to Neelesh Misra’s work on this website in the coming year. Do share the(…)

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Glimpses of Neelesh Misra-Live at India Habitat Centre

Glimpses of Neelesh Misra-Live at India Habitat Centre

What an amazing evening it was! Thanks for an overwhelming response from a jam-packed audience. In Neelesh’s words, “The people in Delhi were so awesome! It was heartwarming to see their patience and willingness to hear stories that we overshot almost an hour and a half from the time we were supposed to finish in.(…)

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Neelesh Misra Live at India Habitat Center 24th Oct 2013

Neelesh Misra Live at India Habitat Center 24th Oct 2013

Hello everybody, Apologies for a long lull on updates here on the website. We were in the process of system upgrade and transfers. We will soon bring much more info, updates, and feature for all of us fans. Quick update, catch Neelesh Misra live at India Habitat Center, Delhi on 24th October 2013 (7:30 PM(…)

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Shayad (शायद )-Song from Rewind (written by Neelesh Misra)

Shayad (शायद )-Song from Rewind (written by Neelesh Misra)

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Shayad (शायद ) is a song from the album Rewind by Band Called Nine (a band Neelesh Misra led as writer, storyteller, and creative director; with his two brilliant colleagues — the famous Bollywood singer Shilpa Rao, and composer Amartya Rahut). Thanks for a great response you all gave to the last post Mazzii.  Hope you all enjoy this one(…)

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Mazzi (माज़ी)-Song from Rewind (written by Neelesh Misra)

Mazzi (माज़ी)-Song from Rewind (written by Neelesh Misra)

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Mazzi (माज़ी) is a song from the album Rewind by Band Called Nine (a band Neelesh Misra led as writer, storyteller, and creative director; with his two brilliant colleagues — the famous Bollywood singer Shilpa Rao, and composer Amartya Rahut). Thanks for a great response you all gave to the last post Dil Rafuu.  Hope you all enjoy this(…)

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Dil Rafuu (दिल रफ़ू)-Song from Rewind (written by Neelesh Misra, singer Shilpa Rao)

Dil Rafuu (दिल रफ़ू)-Song from Rewind (written by Neelesh Misra, singer Shilpa Rao)

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Dil Rafu (दिल रफ़ू) is a pop based song from the album Rewind by Band Called Nine (a band Neelesh led as writer, storyteller, and creative director; with his two brilliant colleagues — the famous Bollywood singer Shilpa Rao, and composer Amartya Rahut). Thanks for such an enthusiastic response you all gave to the last post Roobaru (रूबरू). Hope you(…)

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Roobaru (रूबरू )- Song from Rewind (Neelesh Misra and Shilpa Rao)

Roobaru (रूबरू )- Song from Rewind (Neelesh Misra and Shilpa Rao)

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Roobaru (रूबरू) is a jazz based song from the album Rewind by Band Called Nine (a band Neelesh led as writer, storyteller, and creative director; with his two brilliant colleagues — the famous Bollywood singer Shilpa Rao, and composer Amartya Rahut). Thanks for the tremendous response you all gave to the last post Unka Khayaal ( उनका ख़्याल). Hope you(…)

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First Post’s article on Gaon Connection: A paper dedicated to India’s villages

First Post’s article on Gaon Connection: A paper dedicated to India’s villages

Firstpost.com is a trusted guide to the crush of news and ideas around us. With thoughtful analysis and fearless views their team of editors and writers track news in India and the world and provide a perspective that is reflective of a changing dynamic. They have published an article on Gaon Connection. Read it here!

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उनका ख़याल- A song from Rewind by Neelesh Misra and Shilpa Rao

उनका ख़याल- A song from Rewind by Neelesh Misra and Shilpa Rao

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You have all listened to Neelesh Misra narrating stories in deep baritone voice. Some time ago we had posted the peppy and lively title song of Gaon Connection in his voice. Here is another one for you all. This one, उनका ख़्याल, is of a completely different genre. A very soulful song that you would enjoy(…)

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Yaadon Ka Idiot Box wins Gold at India Radio Forum 2013

Yaadon Ka Idiot Box wins Gold at India Radio Forum 2013

Yaadon Ka Idiot Box with Neelesh Misra wins the Gold for the Best Hindi radio show after 11 am at the prestigious India Radio Forum 2013 for second year in a row! Thank you so much! शुक्रिया listeners and शुक्रिया Big FM! It is a very proud moment for Neelesh Misra, the production team at Big(…)

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