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I am listening to the song "Ramaiya Vasta Vaiya"- Will someone tell me what do these words mean? They are not Hindi words.

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Asked by joyoti sen, 04 Aug '09 09:53 pm
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The words" Ramaiya vasta vaiya" is in Telugu meaning "ram will you come?"
These words were heard by lyrisist Shailendra, when he was passing by a under construction building and the south Indians labours engagged there were singing it. He liked it and encorcorated in the song.
Answered by avinash bais, 09 Aug '09 07:29 pm

 
  
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The words" Ramaiya vasta vaiya" is in Telugu meaning "ram will you come?"
Answered by HEMANT MEHTA, 04 Aug '09 09:56 pm

 
  
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Now a days these things may look stupid but these words are eternal and have a wonderful meaning always.
Answered by iqbal ahmed, 04 Aug '09 09:59 pm

 
  
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Answered by sumita ganguly, 07 Aug '09 12:08 am

 
  
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It is taken from some Telugu folk song. It says... Hey! Ramaiya are you coming! (now that) I have given you my heart...!
Answered by QueSera Sera, 04 Aug '09 09:59 pm

 
  
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Ramaiya is a subcaste in kurmi caste.
Answered by amit kumar, 08 Aug '09 04:11 pm

 
  
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These words are in Telugu language. It means "ramaiya will you come?"
Answered by sairam vishnubhatla, 03 Nov '11 10:23 am

 
  
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Music director Shankar of Shankar-Jaikishan fame, though was originally from Punjab, he lived mostly in Andhra pradesh (telugu region). On composing Shree 420, he used these words for a tune and raj kapoor asked to retain the same words in the song.
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Answered by srikanth siripragada, 06 Dec '10 02:40 pm

 
  
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