Indians sing Pakistan's national anthem as Independence Day gift

Published: August 12, 2017

As Pakistanis prepare to celebrate the country’s 70th Independence Day with zeal and fervour, Indian Acapella Band Voxchord has beautifully sung Pakistan’s national anthem as a gift.

The beginning of the video is as beautiful as the thought. It begins with a message which reads, “This is our way of wishing you, Happy Birthday Pakistan.” The message is followed by members of the band holding placards stating, “This Independence Day, we’d like to dedicate a song to our neighbours. A song about faith, pride and grandeur, of power, progress and perfection.”

This 9-year-old’s rendition of the National Anthem put Coke Studio’s version to shame

The best gift is the one which you least expect, and people from across the world are loving the gesture!


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Reader Comments (18)

  • Kashif
    Aug 12, 2017 - 9:56AM

    Indiana need to teach this sing to their NURD pm and bjp whi only wish bad and negative things for their neighbours. Recommend

  • Shakti
    Aug 12, 2017 - 9:59AM

    I want Pakistan to thrive and survive as a nation even if it doesn’t want to be a friend of India.Recommend

  • Irfan Haqqee
    Aug 12, 2017 - 10:17AM

    Thank you for generosity and gracious gesture. Is there a charity where I cn amke a contribution to reciprocate for this heartwarming gift from you.Recommend

  • ahmed41
    Aug 12, 2017 - 11:02AM

    Please put in the LYRICS in ROMAN SCRIPTRecommend

  • Pakistani-Khi
    Aug 12, 2017 - 12:34PM

    Thank you. Indeed a great gift.
    People like you are hope to humanity and peace at that side, but the majority is not…which is sad.Recommend

  • Ahmad
    Aug 12, 2017 - 2:04PM

    Thanks To You Man for your Kind Words, Happy Independence Day to you in Advance.
    Loads of Love & PEACE! Recommend

  • Cosmo
    Aug 12, 2017 - 2:34PM

    Guess being humble is not your forte! Recommend

  • Farhan
    Aug 12, 2017 - 5:00PM

    A very good gesture and a very different one.

    Can anybody from Pakistan sing Indian national anthem?

    I always find it interesting. I want to know many of its words, right pronunciation and their meanings. Recommend

  • Babur Sohail
    Aug 12, 2017 - 5:26PM

    Thanks for such a wonderful gesture. Love, peace and prosperity for both nations. Recommend

  • Mehwish
    Aug 12, 2017 - 6:26PM

    it’s an honor for Pakistan
    Thank you so much ❤Recommend

  • Raj - USA
    Aug 12, 2017 - 7:47PM

    Do you know why Aamir Khan’s blockbuster movie Dangal was not released in Pakistan? Because, the movie had a scene where Indian National Anthem is played when the Indian wrestler wins in Australia. Pakistan’s censor board wanted this scene to be cut off and Aamir Khan refused.
    Incidentally, Dangal was screened in Beijing film festival and was a huge success in China. I think the movie made more money in China than in any other overseas market. Recommend

  • Shah S
    Aug 13, 2017 - 3:37AM

    THANK YOU and Bless You, Acapella Band Voxchord ; Recommend

  • ALIA
    Aug 13, 2017 - 7:11AM

    Pakistan+India= PEACE
    thanks for such an amazing gesture!Recommend

  • Great Effort...
    Aug 13, 2017 - 10:20AM

    It was a great effort in the situation of dismay for both Countries Political or people but you showed up a courage to wish us and we wish you too for your independence…!!!

    Happy Independence day India!!!Recommend

  • Ahmad
    Aug 13, 2017 - 12:29PM

    @Raj – USA:
    That’s For Sure , Movie Made More in China. Would have been a Super Hit in Pakistan if Our Board had allowed it. But well watched it on You tube and its Great movie. Recommend

  • YP Mississauga
    Aug 13, 2017 - 12:43PM

    Thank you so very much, love and good wishes to all Indians on your Independence Day.Recommend

  • Asad Ali
    Aug 13, 2017 - 1:22PM

    Hi Every One I firmly believe that people across both our countries feels a lot about each other sentiments emotions etc.
    Lets keep Politics aside live with harmony.

  • Swamy
    Aug 13, 2017 - 9:21PM

    This is what next generation needs
    Acceptance of one another and celebrating each other as friends
    Not hatred or mushy brothery nostalgia
    Good gestureRecommend

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