Poetry

Soul

Please  bury  this  body Its  dead,  its  not  asleep I  am  not  there, for  me Don’t   grieve  and  weep I  do  not  perish, I  cannot  die I  am  an  invincible  soul Body  is  my  carrier,  only, To  help  me  attain  my  goal Discarded  like  old  clothes My  body  lies   lifeless […]

July 22, 2017 · 0 comments · Latest Post, Poetry

The Shadow

It was a very dark night The sky shone with multitudes of twinkling stars The thin crescent emitted a soft, gentle, silvery light A dazzling artistic creation of God, it was! She sat on her verandah entranced by its beauty The lofty dark trees swayed with the breeze- Its long […]

July 22, 2017 · 2 comments · Poetry

Mahakavi Bharathiyar’s “Knowledge Alone is God”

By N.V.Subbaraman from Chennai, India Mahakavi Bharathiyar, great  patriot and national Poet  with his sterling songs in Tamil, roused the peoples conscience towards, Motherland, its freedom, Mother Tongue, its greatness,  Woman’s lib, its need and sanctity, social evils, need to eradicate and so on during the short span of 39 […]

July 22, 2017 · 0 comments · Latest Post, Poetry

Time that Never Could be

Miss you poet Ali, homeless, exile. Never met you the person, but met the poet of Kashmir, pain, and loss. Yearning for a time and a place that never could be; never, be mine again. Miss you Lahore pre-forty-seven. Never been there, in person, but felt you through pages on […]

July 22, 2017 · 0 comments · Latest Post, Poetry

Mahakavi Bharathiyar’s “Condemning Illusion”

By N.V.Subbaraman from Chennai, India Mahakavi Bharathiyar, great  patriot and national Poet  with his sterling songs in Tamil, roused the peoples conscience towards, Motherland, its freedom, Mother Tongue, its greatness,  Woman’s lib, its need and sanctity, social evils, need to eradicate and so on during the short span of 39 […]

July 16, 2017 · 3 comments · Poetry

Planet Kid

Planet Kid is a-comin’ from the golden shore.  She won’t be in trouble, won’t have broken bones  when she fights with power of cyberelectrons.  Planet Kid’s a-walkin’ down the road of storm.   Planet Kid will come with her alien-gang.  Planet Kid will check-out if you are the friend. Planet […]

July 16, 2017 · 0 comments · Poetry

Life Like That

Who will  help whom, Each on of us is carrying Our cross, Fumbling, stumbling, wobbling We walk across The bridge And trudge Towards the wall To be nailed, Hoping To be hailed As  Maseeha, By   posterity, Struggling  eternally Believing  in  futile strife And  never  living Our   own  life     […]

July 16, 2017 · 0 comments · Poetry

Saluva Timma, Mahamandaleshwara

Saluva Timma, Mahamandaleshwara Shall I tell the story of how you came to be Blind beggar at the shrine of Venkateshwara? When your dying king bid you blind his young brother You deceived him with goat’s eyes, what vile treachery! Saluva Timma, Mahamandaleshwara! You who crowned Krishnadevaraya emperor With all […]

July 16, 2017 · 0 comments · Poetry

At Jacob’s Well

It was about the sixth hour In Nablus, in the West bank  A wayworn traveler hungry and thirsty resting upon a well-curb Asks to be given some water Sitting next to the winch and the bucket at Jacob’s well, at the Well of Sychar at a deep well hewn of […]

July 16, 2017 · 0 comments · Poetry

अक्सर

अक्सर  मदद  को  आये  जो  अनजाने  आदमी  थे खुशियों   के   वो   सरमाये   मस्ताने   आदमी  थे दुश्मन  को  अपने  हमने  लो  माफ़   कर   दिया उनसे   गिला   क्या   करना   बेगाने  आदमी  थे लेकिन  तुम्हे  ना  हमदम  दे  पायेंगे   दुआयें तुम   तो   हमारे  जाने   पहचाने  आदमी   थे हमको  उजाड़ने  की  क्या  थी  तुम्हे  […]

July 9, 2017 · 0 comments · Poetry