We have grown up singing them in groups, in bathrooms and before exams for no good reason. These are not your typical nursery rhymes, mind you! These are the food our hearts grew up on. Memories, sweet memories.

1. Hamara bajaj – Bajaj two-wheelers

This Jingle for India’s two-wheeler defined the era of two-wheelers in India. The desi bike brand gave us pride on wheels. The jingle made us feel proud of the Made-in-India tag. Watch the video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xEV8MWd1p3M

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2. Washing powder Nirma -Nirma washing Powder

Who can forget this earworm from the 80s and 90s? There is something about this jingle that makes it stick in your mind for a long time. You’ll be singing this tune long after you’ve finished reading this piece. You are welcome! Watch the video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CbNTcvzrpBY

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3. kuch khaas hai – Cadburys

Everyone loves chocolate and this song brings back fond memories of eating chocolates as a child. The visuals and the tune are etched forever in our memories.  The jingle is all about yummy chocolate and warm fuzzy feelings. Watch the video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M_2EEuW4r-w

 
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4. La la la la from Liril

This peppy jingle that featured Preity Zinta brought fresh energy to us every time it came on TV. A jingle that made millions of Indians turn bathroom singers. Watch video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dA4vscgKqBE

 
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5. Doodh

doodh doodh – Amul milk

This A Capella-style of song in this jingle became popular in no time and an entire generation grew up humming this. A jingle that made many kids drink glasses of milk. Watch the video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qgcubZXdfnc

 

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6. Mile Sur Mera Tumhara

 

If you’re an old soul like us, you still tear up with pride every time you listen to this song. We’re giving you one more opportunity to do just that. After all, what’s a childhood memory without some patriotism in it. Watch the video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-jf6pwtPqCs

 

 

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