Mohammad Hassan – Samoondi (Lahooti Live Sessions – Video)


Artist: Mohammad Hassan
Instrument: Surando
Sur: Samoondi – Mariners
Sur of Shah Abdul Latif Bhittai
Created & Produced by: Saif Samejo

Shah immortalises the trading traditions of Sindh. The monsoon is over and traders are preparing to set sail for distant lands. Their wives are bringing offerings to the waves with tearful eyes. Here they clasp the mast; there they say that without their lords, they will feel cold even in their quilts.” But then he gives it a quick spiritual turn: `You must worship the Deep, if you wish to gain rubies and pearls…. They who worship the sea, they shall be fulfilled.

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