Top 8 Famous Religious Singers in India

Religious Singers

Religious singers, also known as Devotional singers or sometimes bhajan singers, try to sing such songs that can calm your mind and can provide you with peace.

The peace will help you to stay focused towards your work and you will get better and effective results.

There are numerous religious singers in India who had sung some of the best and heart touching songs of all time. The main aim of this article is to list the best singers among all of them.

Here is a list of some of the best and top religious singers in India.

1. Hemant Chauhan

Hemant Chauhan

Hemant Chauhan is a Gujarati singer and author. He spends his major time in religious, Garba, Bhajan and other social classes. He is known to be the Bhajan King of Gujarati Music industry.

He is also one of the best artists of Sugam Sangeet. There are numerous songs that he sung and his devotional songs are very popular among the people.


Here is a list of some of the songs sung by Hemant Chauhan

  • Shambhu Sharne Padi
  • Dhun
  • Itna to karna Swami
  • MahaKaali Maa Ni Aarti
  • Rangai Jaa ne Rangma
  • Khodiyar Maa Ni Aarti


Hemant Chauhan was awarded Akademi Ratna for his commitment towards the customary society music of Gujarat. He got the award on 9th October 2012.

2. S. Chithra

S. Chithra

K.S. Chithra performs as an Indian playback artist. She has given her voice to numerous blockbuster movies. Being from Kerela, she has sung numerous religious and devotional songs too.

She is well known for her songs in Indian devotional and traditional music. Her voice is so attractive that people love to hear her again and again.


Here is a list of some of the songs sung by K.S. Chithra-

  • Kasam Ki Kasam
  • Ravoyi
  • Bani Bani
  • Minnal Oru Kodi
  • Konji Pesida Venaam
  • Pyaar Tune Kya Kiya


K.S. Chithra has won 6 national awards, Kerela State Film Award (for 15 times), Nandi grants Best Female Singer(Andhra Pradesh) 10 times, and numerous other honours.

3. Milind Chittal

Milind Chittal

Milind Chittal is known to be a famous Indian traditional vocalist. He got his training from Firoz Dastur. He has sung numerous devotional and religious songs too.

Milind Chittal has a resounding and profound voice due to which his songs have a decent range. He has also sung songs for a few music organizations including Fountain Music, Times Music, etc.


Here is a list of some of the songs sung by Milind Chittal-

  • Bhajan Jogia
  • Tuma Matha Javo Murari
  • Tuma Bina Mori Kaun Khabar Le
  • Sabse Uchi Prem Sagayi
  • Raga Marwa
  • Janam Safal Hoga Re Bande


Milind Chittal got GiMA honours for his best devotional albums of Enchanting Ram Bhajans in the year 2015.

4. Anup Jalota

Anup Jalota

Anup Jalota is an Indian performer and artist. He is best known for his performance in Ghazal (Urdu type of verse) and the Hindu devotional music such as Bhajan. He is known as the Bhajan Samrat.


Here is a list of some of the songs sung by Anup Jalota-

  • Aisi Lagi Lagan
  • Laxman Shakti
  • Ganesh Chalisa
  • Rang De Chunariya
  • Sai Baba Bolo
  • Kesariya Balam
  • Sitaram Sitaram Kahiye


Anup Jalota was honoured with Padma Shree in the year 2012 for his outstanding performance in the field of music. Moreover, he has 100s of ensured platinum, gold, and multi-platinum disks.

5. Hari Om Sharan 

Hari Om Sharan

Hari Om Sharan was a Hindu devotional artist and lyricist. He gave his important part of life towards singing some of the best devotional songs that are worth remembering.

He has sung numerous songs in praise of Bhagwan Hanuman and Ram. Being a Bhajan Artist in 1970s, he became very popular among the people. There are more than 20 Bhajan collections in his devotional recordings that he released.


Here is a list of some of the songs sung by Hari Om Sharan-

  • Sankat Mochan Hanumaan
  • Data Ek Ram
  • Shree Hamuman Chalisa
  • Sampooran Sundar Kand
  • Shri Radhey Govind
  • Sai Teri Yaad

Hari Om Sharan gave his important part of life to the music industry and died on 17th December 2017 at the age of 75.

6. Anuradha Paudwal

Anuradha Paudwal Religious singers

Anuradha Paudwal is a very popular and well-known playback vocalist. She sings the best devotional bhajans and songs. Her voice is so melodious that people love to hear them.


Here is a list of some of the songs sung by Anuradha Paudwal-

  • Maiyya Yashoda
  • Main Duniya Bhula Dunga
  • Shree Hanuman Amritvani
  • Namo Namo Durge Sukh
  • Jai Ambe Gauri
  • Saawan Ka Mahina Aaya
  • Dil Hai Ki Manta Nahi


Anuradha Paudwal was awarded Padma Shree by the Government of India in the year 2017. She was also awarded India’s fourth most elevated regular citizen respect.

7. Jagjit Singh

Jagjit Singh Religious singers

Jagjit Singh was known to be a famous performer, Indian Vocalist and author. He has sung numerous beautiful songs which are the reason why he became so popular among the people.

He sang devotional songs and made sentimental tunes that hypnotized the people. He was an awesome individual with a mesmerizing voice and he set up himself as one of India’s most persuasive specialists.


Here is a list of some of the songs sung by Jagjit Singh-

  • Jhuki Jhuki Si Nazar
  • Chitthi Na Koi Sandesh
  • Hare Krishna Maha Mantra
  • Shree Ram Dhun
  • O Maa Tujhe Salam
  • Ye Tera Ghar Ye Mera Ghar
  • Main Nashe Me Hoon


Jagjit Singh won GIMA Awards for Best Ghazal Album in 2014 and he was also awarded Padma Bhushan in 2003.

8. Sadhana Sargam

Sadhana Sargam Religious singers

Sadhana Sargam is a female vocalist of India that sung numerous devotional and religious songs and made numerous huge fans of her with her voice. She also sings regional film melodies, ghazals, classical music and many more.


Here is a list of some of the songs sung by Sadhana Sargam

  • Pehla Nasha
  • Sai Ram Sai Shyam
  • Kya Mausam Aaya Hai
  • Mitwa Re
  • Jogi Aaya


She has won Filmfare award, National film award, Zee Cine Award and many more for her outstanding voice.

In a nutshell

We have provided you with the list of some of the best religious and devotional singers of all time. You can pick any of them anytime and listen to your favorite tracks more conveniently.

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